LeBron James makes history in Game 5 vs the Rockets

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LeBron James made history in Game 5 between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets.

James had 29 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, leading his team to the 96-119 win in Game 5, which closed out the series for the Lakers (4-1).

James joined Oscar Robertson as the only players in the history of the NBA playoffs to record 250+ PTS, 100+ REB and 80+ AST in the first ten games of a single playoffs.

The Lakers will play in the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 2010.

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