The figure of the Los Angeles Lakers highlighted what was done before the pandemic impasse, not only personally but also at a collective level.
In the days before the NBA resumes in Orlando on Thursday 30, Lebron James He made it clear that he does not mind that the 2019/20 MVP is determined based on the games played until the league’s suspension in March.
In this way, the star of Los Angeles Lakers and the current owner of the award, Giannis Antetokounmpo, they will not have the opportunity to make greater merits in pursuit of this recognition during the renewed 22-team format at Walt Disney Resort.
In this sense, The King downplayed it and focuses on what’s next. “I am not disappointed. You control what you can control, and I cannot control that. As for the MVP career, I think I have shown what I am capable of doing. Not only individually, but from a team perspective, we are number one in the West, “he said.
The 35-year-old enjoyed 49 wins in 69 games before the pandemic-forced impasse, in addition to having recorded 25.7 points, 10.6 assists and 7.9 rebounds personally. His next goal focuses on the classic against the Clippers that will be played on the first day of the restart.
“Being able to have our team on top of the Western Conference and play the way we play and the way I played (before the break) is definitely a good feeling,” said LeBron.
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