Lebron James expected to return after lakers they flown nuggets de denver Despite posting his highest point production for half of a game nba about his unique career in nba,
Star scored a personal record 31 points in the first half of Game 4 of the Finals western conference on Monday night, but missed two game-tying shots in the final minute. nuggets finished the season angel by winning 113–111.
james The 38-year-old had 40 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists. This also ended in great disappointment as prices shot up big. lakers It closed with four consecutive defeats at the end of the campaign. Although the leading scorer in the history of nba was identified as part of the project lakers for next season, james He also said that he has not decided to retire.
“We’ll see what happens later,” he said in his last reply to his press conference after the game. “I ignore it. To be honest, I have a lot to think about. To keep playing Basketball I have a lot to think about.”
james contracted with lakers For the next season, he earned a salary of $46.9 million. But he is the master of his future after taking the landmark mark of points Kareem Abdul-Jabbar earlier this year.
He had not previously indicated any problems in fulfilling his contract Anthony Davis, Nor has his level of play shown any sign of significant decline after two decades nba However he has started to have more injury problems, particularly in his feet and ankles.
“For me, it’s about being able to commit to the team, mentally being at the top of my game, things of that nature,” James said. “Being able to be present in locker rooms, on bus transfers and plane trips, things of that nature. It’s something that’s going to be tiring. It was a very tiring season for me, for our team, And of course we all know what happened in the beginning (the lakers started 2–10 on the season). It was an extraordinary journey.”
james He missed a stretch of the regular season with a tendon injury in his right foot, but made a big comeback nba, loss lakers sent to Memphis 2nd seed and defending champion in the West Golden State,
But that was no consolation to James, who didn’t hide his frustration during portions of the fourth game.
“I don’t like to say it was a successful year, because I’m not going to play for anything other than championships at this point in my career,” James said. “To be honest, I’m not excited just to make it to the conference finals. I’ve done this many times, and the final nba,
in his 282nd game nba which is a record number nbaJames scored 21 points in the first quarter of Game 4. He added 10 more in the second and played almost the entire first half of the match. nuggets,
But james He scored just nine points in the second half on 4 of 12 shooting from the field and missed two shots in the final minute.