Lakers come back from 19-point 4th-quarter hole, defeat Bucks in thrilling double-overtime victory without LeBron James

The Los Angeles Lakers managed to pull off a thrilling double-overtime victory against the Milwaukee Bucks, even without the help of LeBron James. Anthony Davis and Austin Reaves played crucial roles in leading the team to a 128-124 win, coming back from a 19-point deficit in the fourth quarter.

This win marks the Lakers’ sixth victory in 10 games without James this season. Davis had a standout performance with 34 points, 23 rebounds, four blocks, two steals, and two assists in a career-high 52 minutes of play. Reaves recorded a triple-double with 29 points, 14 rebounds, and 10 assists. D’Angelo Russell also contributed significantly with 29 points and 12 assists.

The Lakers’ trio of Davis, Reaves, and Russell were instrumental in mounting a comeback in the fourth quarter, where the Bucks had a commanding lead. Despite some missed opportunities by the Bucks, including Giannis Antetokounmpo’s struggles at the free-throw line, the Lakers were able to capitalize in the second overtime.

During this game, both Lillard and Antetokounmpo had off-nights. Lillard scored only 27 points on nine shots out of twenty nine while Antetokounmpo struggled from free throw line as he only made five out of ten attempts. However this victory against Bucks is not new for Lakers as they had earlier surprised their opponents without James by securing one point win earlier this month.

With their fourth consecutive win, the Lakers now boast a record of 40 wins and

By Aiden Johnson

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