Anthony Davis was a one man scoring machine as he helped LA Lakers bounce back from defeats to score 42 points against Phoenix Suns by 123-110, MySportPlug reports.
First Quarter Report LA Lakers 30-19 Phoenix Suns
The first quarter of the game was all about Anthony Davis who scored an early 6 points on a 3-4 shooting which gave his side a 13-4 lead in the early minutes of the encounter.
The visitors open shooting of 1-5 which they claimed 3 turnovers but Lakers continued to play strong which led to them stretching the lead to 30-19 which Suns shooting were at 35% while the home side at 50%.
Second Quarter Report LA Lakers 29-28 Phoenix Suns
The second quarter saw Suns cutting the deficit to 9 as Lakers ensured they push back the lead to 13, the home side struggled so much but managed to make 11-4 run which got the lead to 19 points.
The visitors had a late run in the quarter which cut the lead to 59-47 as it ended with 29-28 in the 2nd quarter which saw Anthony Davis already on 22 points for his side after an evenly balanced game.
Third Quarter Report LA Lakers 39-30 Phoenix Suns
Lakers build the lead to 18 which was as a result of Anthony Davis magnificent 3 pointers which extended the scoreline to 75-57 as the home side continued in score as they matched their 18 points lead.
A Ben McLemore 3 pointer pushed the lead to 21 to end the quarter as the home side shoot 63% while they have 8 3PM in the quarter to 3 for the Suns who also had shooting of 56% as the game ended with 39-30.
Fourth Quarter Report LA Lakers 25-33 Phoenix Suns
The last quarter of the game wasn’t good for the home side who had everything going against them as Suns begin the quarter on a run to cut the lead to 108-95, which was an extended 22-7 run further cutting the lead to 115-108 points.
Lakers hold off their opponent run which was proving to be a big problem as it enabled them to see out the 123-110 win which they shoot 38% in the quarter to 65% for the Suns which sees it ending with 25-33.
The full match came to an end with LA Lakers claimed a win after back to back defeats which sees them bounce back with a 123-110 win with LeBron James still out injured.
Anthony Davis Stats
42 points, including 15-17 from the line, 12 rebounds, 5 assists, 3 steals, and 3 blocks.
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