The head coach of the Denver Nuggets, Michael Malone, opened up about the career night of Jerami Grant in Game 3 against the Lakers.
Grant posted a career-high 26 points (7/11 shooting) and led the Nuggets to the 106-114 win.
For his part, Malone praised Grant for his ability to guard multiple positions.
“I like Jerami Grant guarding Anthony Davis. I like Jerami Grant guarding LeBron James,” Malone told reporters, via Harrison Wind of DNVR Sports.
The Lakers lead the series 2-1. Game 4 is on Thursday.