Here are the scores, updates, and results of the NBA 2020-2021 regular season match between the Phoenix Suns (PHX) vs the Los Angeles Lakers (LAL) on May 10, 2021 (All times are in Philippine Standard Time) at the Staples Center.
The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the second seed of the Western Conference, the Phoenix Suns with a final score of 110-123.
Anthony Davis led the Lakers with 42 huge points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists. Not only that, but Davis also went active on the defensive end, blocking 3 shots and having 3 steals. The big man of the Lakers had an explosive alley-oop dunk from Alex Caruso to secure the win late in the fourth quarter.
Meanwhile, Alex Caruso is still being super aggressive for the Lakers, scoring 17 points, diming 8 assists, and had 3 steals.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 17 points for the Lakers while also draining 4 three-point shots.
Harrell and McLemore both added 12 points, 24 points in total to help their team win against the opposing team.
Meanwhile, the Phoenix Suns also had a decent game, but it was not enough to defeat the defending champions of the world.
Cameron Payne had an excellent game, chipping in 24 points while hitting 9 out of his 10 looks from the field, ending the game with efficiency after playing for just 20 minutes.
Devin Booker scored 21 points and had 5 boards.
The veteran point guard, Chris Paul finished the game with a double-double as he tallied 13 points and 10 assists.
Suns vs Lakers
19-30; 28-29; 30-39; 33-25
Lakers (123) – Davis 42, Caldwell-Pope 17, Caruso 17, Harrell 12, McLemore 12
Suns (110) – Payne 24, Booker 21, Bridges 15, Paul 13, Crowder 13