NBA: Lakers’ James-Davis duo too much for Thunder

ANKARA 

Los Angeles Lakers beat Oklahoma City Thunder 112-107 late Tuesday to earn their fifth consecutive win in the NBA.

Lakers’ star duo of Anthony Davis and LeBron James dominated the game to move the Lakers 12-2 and maintain the team’s impressive start to the 2019/2020 NBA season.

All-Star forward LeBron James posted a triple-double with 25 points,11 rebounds and 10 assists.

Having recorded his 86th triple-doubles, James made a history by becoming the first player to post a triple-double against every team in the NBA.

Anthony Davis was also unstoppable with 34 points and 7 rebounds.

German guard Dennis Schroder came off the bench to put 31 points, becoming the highest scorer for the Thunder.

Warriors end seven-game skid

In another Tuesday game, Golden State Warriors defeated Memphis Grizzlies 114-95 to end their seven-game losing streak.

Warriors shooting guard Alec Burks put a dominant performance after scoring a season-high 29 points.

On the losing side, Ja Morant produced 20 points and made 6 assists.

Here are the results of Tuesday’s games in the NBA:

*Sacramento Kings – Phoenix Suns: 120 – 116

*Memphis Grizzlies – Golden State Warriors: 95 – 114

*New Orleans Pelicans – Portland Trail Blazers: 104 – 115

*Los Angeles Lakers – Oklahoma City Thunder: 112-107

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