The top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers beat James Harden (27 points), Eric Gordon (24 points) and the small-ball Houston Rockets (117-109) in Game 2 of their Western Conference semifinal series on Sunday night at Walt Disney World Resort. The series is tied at 1-1. Game 3 will take place on Tuesday.
LeBron James, who passed Ray Allen for second on the NBA’s all-time list of playoff three-pointers, posted 28 (10/17 shooting), 11 rebounds, nine assists, four steals and two blocks for the Lakers. Anthony Davis added 34 (15/24 shooting), 10 boards and four assists.
This video shows the NBA players reaction to the Lakers balancing the series: