The Dallas Mavericks TEAM beat the LA Lakers in the NBA continued to compete at the Mavericks cage, American Airlines Center, Wednesday (30/3) WIB.
Facing the Lakers without LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Mavericks won with a score of 128-110.
Without its two mainstay players, the Lakers fell behind and even fell behind 82-56 in the middle of the match. Luka Doncic is the Mavericks’ most-scored player with 34 points, 12 reboundand 12 assists.
« They (Lakers) are fighting for the playoffs so we have to compensate with aggressive play and full of energy, » said Doncic.
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The victory also made the Mavericks firmly perched in fourth place in the Western Conference standings.
For the Lakers, the defeat knocked them out of the top 10 and the play-in zone. The defeat against the Mavericks was also the third in a row for the Lakers.
The 10th position in the Western Conference is now taken by the San Antonio Spurs who have a better winning record.
« We weren’t good enough at anything, » Lakers coach Frank Vogel said of his team’s performance. (AFP/Dhk/OL-09)