Field Goal %
- LAL 50.0
- 55.0 MIA
Three Point %
- LAL 58.3
- 37.5 MIA
- LAL 15
- 11 MIA
- LAL 37
- 41 MIA
- Miami, FL
- Line: MIA -7.0
0:00 - 4th Quarter
End of Game
LeBron has had a higher PER than Kobe in 8 of his 10 NBA seasons, and has the highest PER in the league in 6 straight seasons.LeBron's PER is an average of 13.6% higher than Kobe's over the last 10 seasons.
In 11 minutes with Kobe Bryant on the bench, Dwight Howard went 4-of-4 from the field and scored 9 points. In 30 minutes with Bryant on the floor, Howard shot only five times, making two.
LeBron James was in isolation on nine plays Sunday, generating 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting and drawing shooting fouls on three of those plays (including and-1s). Over his last five games, James has shot 72.0 percent when in isolation, a jump from his 46.4 rate the first 43 games of the season.
LeBron James went 8-of-10 inside 10 feet against the Lakers Sunday and has now gone 37-of-44 in his last five games from those distances. James has made at least 75.0 percent of those attempts in each of his last five games, something he hadn't done more than two games in a row previously this season.
From Elias: LeBron James scored 32 points, Dwyane Wade added 30 - and both shot 66.7 percent from the field. It was just the fourth time in NBA history that a pair of teammates scored 30+ points while shooting 65 percent or better from the field against the Lakers.
From Elias: LeBron James is the third player in NBA history to record five straight games with 30+ points while shooting at least 60% from the field.
With a week to go, the Celtics' final roster spot could come down to James Young or R.J. Hunter. What options do the C's have and who has the edge?
Ty Lawson will have to meet with Kings officials to explain himself after missing the team's recent flight to Kentucky for an exhibition game.
While Donatas Motiejunas and the Rockets remain at a contract impasse, Sam Dekker is taking advantage of increased minutes.