Recap: Lakers vs Rockets (G3)

Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Lakers, Game 3
Game Score
Los Angeles Lakers

112

102

Houston Rockets
LEBRON + AD = GOOD 

While most of us know how truly good of basketball players both LeBron James and Anthony Davis are, they have just simply been fantastic for the Lakers in this series so far. Another big night for the duo. LBJ would finish this one with 36 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, and 4 blocks. Anthony Davis would finish the game with 26 points on 9 of 13 shooting (69.2%) as well as 15 rebounds and 6 assists. Anthony Davis in this series against the Rockets is currently averaging 28.3 points, 13.0 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.3 blocks per game. 

PLAYOFF RONDO RETURNS

It seemed as if PLENTY of Lakers fans have been whining about the performance of Rajon Rondo throughout the year. Yes YOU. The Laker fan that clicked on this link to read about your beloved team's performance against the Rockets. I know you've been part of the crew as well. Apologize out loud and you will be forgiven.

Laker nation got a glimpse of Playoff Rondo in this one, and Rajon was just fantastic overall. Rondo would finish the game with 21 points on 8 of 11 shooting and pitched in 9 assists in 30 minutes of action. Rondo was especially great for the Lakers in the fourth quarter, including hitting a number of big three-pointers down the stretch. 

What Did We Learn

Houston has got to be firing on all cylinders if they want to be able to defeat this Lakers team. AD & LeBron = Still Very Good. 

Los Angeles LakersLAKERS LEAD SERIES 2-1