Field Goal %
- DEN 43.6
- 46.3 LAL
Three Point %
- DEN 37.5
- 33.3 LAL
- DEN 10
- 18 LAL
- DEN 57
- 60 LAL
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0:00 - 4th Quarter
End of Game
Kobe's PER is 14% HIGHER than it was last season, while Dwight's is 17% LOWER.
The Lakers did a decent job of shutting down the Nuggets' half-court offense, holding Denver to 38.6 percent shooting on half-court plays (0.867 points per play). But the Nuggets scored 26 points on 20 transition plays. The Lakers scored just 11 points on 13 transition plays, and went 4-for-11 from the field in transition.
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With 3:49 left in the 3rd quarter, Jodie Meeks made a 2-point field goal for the Lakers. That was the last FGM in the game by a Laker not named KobeLakers Final 15:40 vs Nuggets Kobe Bryant Rest of TeamFG 7-12 0-10FT 2-2 7-10Points 18 7
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