Los Angeles Lakers All-Star power forward LeBron James failed to extend his NBA-record Player of the Week tally last week.
NBA announced Yesterday, James was named the runner-up in the Western Conference Player of the Week from December 26th to January 1st. Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic averaged 48.7 points, 13 rebounds, 10.7 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.3 blocks in three contests last week (the Mavericks won the run 3-0) thanks to won the POW award two years in a row.
James earned POW consideration thanks to his own elite output for the Lakers in the same window. In his three contests in Los Angeles, he averaged 34 points, 8.7 rebounds, 6.7 assists and 0.7 blocks on .580/.333/.842 shooting splits, during which Los Angeles lost 2-1 to him. rice field.
No player in history has won more Player of the Week honors than LeBron James since the award was created in the 1979-80 season. James has 65 Player of the Week awards, and from 2000 to 2013 he has won 33. Kobe is close to Bryant’s runner-up, almost twice as many. is.
Will he win his 66th title at some point this season? seems likely.