Lakers Big 3
Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images

Lakers Big-3 was unstoppable offensively and the 17-time NBA champions survived a late thriller over the Houston Rockets (117-119).

Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis scored 27 points each, while LeBron James added 30. The Lakers Big-3 combined for 84 points and helped sweep the two-game series vs Houston.

In a hard-fought battle at Staples Center, the Lakers trailed for the majority of the night, but stood tall in the end and sealed the deal. Kevin Porter Jr. had the chance to give the Rockets the victory, but missed the three-pointer at the buzzer.

The Lakers improved to 5-3 in the standings and have now won three straight. On the other hand, the Rockets dropped to 1-6 and are on a five-game losing streak.

With the Lakers being one of the betting favorites to claim the title, visit top betting website Pickswise for the latest odds in all NBA games.