The magical Devin Booker led the Phoenix Suns to defeat the Lakers by a score of 113-100, with a total score of 4-2 and entering the Western Conference semifinals.
The current NBA champion was eliminated in the first round of the playoffs, while the Suns were competing for the conference finals against Denver, who also eliminated the Blazers 4:2 two hours ago.
Booker used a game of his life to stop LeBron at the beginning of the defense. He scored 47 points in the 15/22 game. Trice shot an excellent field goal percentage of 8/10 and tied the historical record with 6 long shots in the first quarter, which was also created by Michael Porter of the Nuggets a few hours ago.
Booker’s first quarter against the NBA champion Lakers led by LeBron James is indeed historic:
Booker is also the best jumper. He scored 11 goals under the basket. He ended a perfect game with 3 assists and 1 block. After the game, he commented on his game for the Chronicle of the World’s Strongest League: “I have worked for this feeling all my life. When I finally approached him, I never thought about being afraid.”
Jack Lauder had 18 points and 8 rebounds. Chris Paul was the best passer of the game with 12 points. Dario Šarić did not score a second in the historic victory of the Suns.
In the Lakers, LeBron became the best with 29 points (11/26 per game, 3/10), 9 rebounds, 7 assists, and two steals and blocks.
Dennis Schroeder scored 20 points, Kentavius Caldwell-Pope scored 19 points, but without Anthony Davis, the Lakers could not save themselves. The latter returned from injury after five minutes. .
From the beginning and the first quarter, the Suns finished with 36 minutes and 14 seconds, and it was clear who was the winner.