The Lakers' turnovers in Game 3, six of which were by James, resulted in 25 points for the Nuggets. The 20-point deficit was not just the largest of the game, but the most the Lakers have trailed in a game through the entire 2020 postseason. Another huge difference in Game 3 was the rebounding.
Throughout the summer LeBron James has used his social media and interview sessions in the NBA bubble to discuss issues of racism and police brutality, calling for justice in cases where Black people have been killed or seriously injured by police, and sharing thoughts about what he sees as a broken relationship between police and the Black community.
LeBron James said he had "zero comment" on the Los Angeles County sheriff's public urging of the Los Angeles Lakers star to donate more than six figures to double the reward for information connected to the recent shooting of two officers in Compton, California. Sheriff Alex Villanueva called James out by name in a radio interview last week, placing an expectation on the veteran basketball player to match the reward fund, which totaled $175,000 at the time, in order to facilitate the search for ...