The Los Angeles Lakers win their first game with Anthony Davis. Right from the first half, they dominated the game with LeBron James. The two All-Stars were a perfect fit for each other. The Lakers rely on two big men of Davis and Javale Mcgee imposing their will on the paint. LeBron James comfortably setting a pick and roll to Davis and Mcgee. But most of the time they always look for a miss much down low.
This team will have a good run if Anthony Davis will be healthy together with LeBron James. They are almost unguardable as LeBron had another big man who can create for himself. Davis was still in his prime and just 26 years old only. He led his New Orleans Pelicans to a playoff win two years ago. He is a perennial MVP candidate if he can stay more on the court.
LeBron James is still the best player in the league. If he continues to be consistent and healthy they can make a good run. The two of them can create opportunities for teammates. They had a group of guys who can give some relief. Kyle Kuzma when healthy is another scorer who can also create for himself. Shooting and dominating the paint is both achievable as a team.
Los Angeles Lakers had a tested veteran like Danny Green a two-time champion. Who played in the postseason since 2011 and guarding big-time players. Avery Bradley a former Celtic that makes his team better. Dwight Howard who can make the impact on the board when healthy. With a Rajon Rondo another champion point guard.
The Lakers haven’t made the playoffs since 2013 after forming a failed super team. With the new coaches and a new LeBron James, the owners rely on them to make a huge success. On which the Clippers threatening them to be the Los Angeles team in Staples Center.