James rapidly growth his league record breaking performance of two digit scoring to 1167 increasing his point total to an unprecedented 39060 over 21 NBA seasons. He is Cleeveland top performer in rebounds, assists, minutes, games and points.
James scored 6 rebounds, six assists and two grabs in defeating Cleeveland for the 18th time in 21 career matches. The 39 year old study in St Vincent St Mary High School in nearby Akron and spent 11 seasons with the Cavaliers making them 2016 NBA championship.
Cavaliers point guard Darius Garland did not play in the 2nd half due to neck injury caused by collision with Christie in first quarter.
Austine Reeves has 10 assists and 15 points.Max Christie scored 12 and Christian Wood 13 for Lakers won their third straight games.
Donovan Mitchell scored 22 points and six assists for Cleeveland. Evan Mobley finished with 18 points and 6 assists and Jarrett Allen had 14 rebounds and 21 points.
The Lakers had a 8 point advantage in the fourth however the Cavaliers pull back with 113-112 on Mobley basket being fouled. Mobley missed the later free throw and James followed with a layup and drunk to increase Los Angeles lead to 117-112 with 72 seconds left in the game.
Cavaliers Host toronto on Sunday Night
Lakers visit Philadelphia on Monday Night