Lakers take a “commanding” 3-1 lead

Updated: Nov 12, 2020

By: Jenfrin Rodriguez

Sports Editor

LOS ANGELES,C.A., -- While the Los Angeles Lakers managed to come away with a 114-108 win against the Denver Nuggets to take 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals, the job is not finished. Despite needing only one more win, the Nuggets have been in this situation before. Both the quarter-final opponent being the Utah Jazz and the semi-final opponent the Los Angeles Clippers found themselves up 3-1 needing one more win to advance.

Elimination games have been the kind of pressure Denver has needed to play at the level they have been led by their two stars Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray. The sheer fact of not having high expectations and being the underdogs in every series they played has made them that much more formidable. Jamal Murray has been the answer so far this