Tiger Fight, September 25. In the fourth game of the Western Conference Finals that ended today, the Lakers defeated the Nuggets 114-108, and the series scored 3-1 to get the match point. After the game, Lakers player Anthony Davis was interviewed by the media.
Speaking of teammate Dwight Howard's performance in the starting field, Davis said: "Dwight has been affecting the game throughout the series. He really helped the team a lot. We grabbed 6 offensive rebounds in the first half. , He was fighting Nikola Jokic, he just made Jokic uncomfortable, he accepted the challenge. As I said before, he didn’t play much in the last round of the series, but Still waiting, playing a key performance in this round of the series, and getting the first chance tonight."
Speaking of teammate Rajon Rondo, Davis said: "I know he is an excellent leader, I know that I work with him tacitly, I know his mentality on the court and the determination to win, can have a like him His basketball philosophy and quotient, as well as high quotient players like LeBron (James), he has reached the finals for eight consecutive years and won multiple championships. These two guys know what it takes to win the championship. Rondo is always there My side told me that to be the best defensive player on the field and the best offensive player on the field, even in some rounds that seemed impossible, he told me to block the opponent or screen for him, even if it was At the other end of the court, I also had to run, and I said,'Man, that's impossible,' he said,'I don't care, you are Anthony Davis, you should do it.' He always tells me Pressure, forcing me to do something impossible, it’s not easy, but if you want to win, you have to do something like that. Since we became teammates, he has always inspired me, he wants me to play Best performance, he wants to win, and I want to win too."
In this game, Howard played 23 minutes, 5 of 6 shots, 12 points, 11 rebounds and 1 assist; Davis played 41 minutes, 10 of 15 shots, 34 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals; James played 38 minutes, 18 He made 7 of 7 shots and had 26 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists; Rondo played 22 minutes and made 4 of 6 shots, scoring 11 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists.