LeBron James, Lakers dominate the Heat in Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals

LeBron James Anthony Davis
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LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied past the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals (98-116).

James flirted with another triple double, finishing the game with 25 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists. For his part, Anthony Davis added 34 points and nine boards.

On the other hand, Jimmy Butler (23 points) and Kendrick Nunn (18 points in 19 minutes) stood out for the losing squad.

Miami lead by 13 in the first quarter (23-10), but the Lakers outscored them 20-34 in the second quarter and never looked back. They led by as many as 32 points in the contest and cruised to the win.

The Lakers lead the series 1-0. Game 2 is on Friday.