Anthony Davis on LeBron James’ late push: He told us it was his time

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Anthony Davis addresses what LeBron James said to his Los Angeles Lakers teammates before scoring 16 points in the fourth quarter of a 117-107 Game 5 victory over the Denver Nuggets to advance to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010.

Davis also talks about the commitments he and LeBron made to each other when they joined forces in the offseason.

James, who became the fourth player to reach 10 NBA Finals, posted another 30-point triple-double, with 38 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists. Anthony Davis added 27 points, five boards and three assists for the Lakers.

Los Angeles will now play with the winner of the Eastern Conference Finals series between the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics:

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