Of course, MJ himself had to issue a congratulations to LeBron after his historic night in Los Angeles, even though you know deep down he wanted to point out that it took him far less games to reach the 32,292 point total.
With James playing alongside four youngsters who came in with a combined 200 games of National Basketball Association experience compared to LeBron's 1,190, the Lakers almost rallied from a 23-point deficit in the fourth quarter. He now trails only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points), Karl Malone (36,928) and Kobe Bryant (33,643). He also discussed it with news reporters earlier in the day. He made us look like really good coaches in Cleveland.
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Although Lance Stephenson returned from a sprained toe that forced him to miss three games, the Lakers remained without Lonzo Ball, Tyson Chandler, Brandon Ingram and Kyle Kuzma.
Before the 2018-19 season, Anthony signed a one-year, $2.4 million minimum deal to team up with James Harden and Chris Paul in Houston. Over the course of his career, Anthony has averaged 24.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game. The Lakers rallied impressively in the second half with a lineup consisting of James and four youngsters, but faded in their fourth straight defeat.
After the Lakers' latest loss to the last-place Phoenix Suns on Saturday, LA sits in 10th in the West, 4.5 games out of a playoff spot.