It is worth looking forward to! The Lakers add another signal to defend their title? After a lapse of 37 years, once again played a wave of 6 consecutive away games
January 13, Beijing time, Los AngelesLakers The team easily beat the Houston Rockets 117 to 100 on the road. After this game, the Lakers’ record came to 9 wins and 3 losses, ranking first in the Western Conference. In these twelve games, they have all won six away games.
According to post-game statistics, this is the first time the Lakers have won 6 consecutive away games since the 1985-1986 season. The last time they achieved 6 consecutive away wins in the opening season It dates back to the 1984-85 season. It’s worth mentioning that when they won six consecutive away games in the opening season last time, they won the 9th championship trophy in team history. Does this mean the Lakers want to defend their title?
This season’s Lakers are still the most powerful team to compete for the championship. Their lineup this season is comparable to the lineup that won the championship last season. Even better than last season. They sent away 3D players Danny Green this season, but they ushered in the joining of Matthews and Schroder, although Inside players Howard and McGee are gone, but Gasol and Harrell are reinforced.
The addition of Schroder gives the Lakers an offensive organization point. With Gasol in, the space of the Lakers can be opened even more. There is one more support point in the high position. When Harrell plays center, the Lakers’ offense can be played faster, which can fully match the current era of small ball in the league. So overall, the strength of the Lakers has improved compared to last season.
And this season, they have been more united under the leadership of leader James. They perform their own duties on the field, and the defensive and offensive is very clear, so that their efficiency in each game Both are very high. It can also be seen from the atmosphere of their bench that although some players cannot ensure playing time in every game, they still get along with the main players very well, which is a very good signal.
In the current Lakers team, the core players James and Anthony David Sri Lanka played more comfortably than last season, which is what they want, and this is a very positive signal on the road to defending the title.