on Saturday evening, los angeles lakers Face off against the Kings in Sacramento.
The game has the best player in the starting lineup as four-time NBA champion LeBron James has been upgraded available.
Underdog NBA: “LeBron James (ankle) will play Saturday.”
The four-time MVP has been phenomenal so far this season, averaging 28.9 points, 8.2 rebounds, 6.7 assists and 1.0 steals per game in 30 games.
He also shoots 51.1% from the field.
James, who turned 38 last week, is entering his 20th season in the NBA.
Still, he’s still one of the best players in the entire league, with 115 combined points in his last three games.
The Lakers are also on a four-game winning streak, going 18-21 in 39 games this season.
They are the 12th seed in the Western Conference, just one game behind the Utah Jazz for the 10th seed (final play-in tournament spot) and the 6th seed (guaranteed playoff spot) to the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles. Two games behind the Clippers. ).
James led the Lakers to an NBA championship in 2020, but has failed to make the NBA playoffs in two of the last four seasons.
As for the Kings, they are the fifth seed in the West and have a 20-17 record in 37 games.
On the road, the Lakers are 8-13 in 21 games and the Kings are 11-8 in 19 home games.