The Lakers handed the Nuggets their first loss of the season behind a standout performance from James. It’s the team’s second straight win.
LeBron James posted his first triple-double as a Laker and led Los Angeles to a 121-114 win over the Nuggets on Thursday.
James starred with 28 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, recording his 74th career triple-double and his first since joining the Los Angeles squad.
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He helped the Lakers move to 2-3 this season after their second straight win, which was also James’ first as a Laker at Staples Center.
The Lakers outscored the Nuggets 34-25 in the fourth quarter, inflicting Denver’s first defeat of the season.
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