Wednesday, 12 December, 2018

Magic Johnson wants Lakers to preserve LeBron's legs

By updating his status Pacers aim to remove daily pressure and conversation for Victor Oladipo to return from injury By updating his status Pacers aim to remove daily pressure and conversation for Victor Oladipo to return from injury
Sergio Cook | 01 December, 2018, 09:49

"Love Coach K! The absolute BEST!" I think (Thursday) was one of those instances where they looked at me and they wanted me to close the game.

The Lakers do have short-term solutions to the point guard dilemma in Brandon Ingram and James. James did the same thing with the Cavs, especially with head coach Tyronn Lue, and it's part of what comes along with having arguably the greatest player on the planet on the roster. "People are going to be talking about us, but that's not how it's going right now". "The success we had a year ago, it wasn't just me". In fact, he may have made himself even more revered with the fanbase for his actions prior to Tuesday's game against the Denver Nuggets. During the mini-skid, ESPN reported that James had begun ignoring Walton's coaching and play calling during games - a claim that echoed reports that James ran the show when he was in Miami and Cleveland. First, there was chatter from the Lakers brass that LeBron would play center in a small-ball lineup, despite LeBron's career-long hesitance and distaste for doing exactly that.

"Basically minutes, trying to make sure we don't overplay him and then also usage of the ball in his hands", Johnson told SiriusXM NBA Radio. It can't be because you want to pass it around, you get into your pick-and-roll plays.

While Ball said he would be a go for the game on Thursday, his status is not yet determined.

"We're playing up and down", Johnson said.

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