On December 19th the Cleveland Cavaliers take beat Indiana Pacers with a close game 92-91. Without Lebron the Cavs aren’t what they used to be and have a current record of 8-23. The cavaliers are currently the ranked 13 in the Eastern Conference. Larry Nance jr. the son of Larry Nance won the game for the Cavs by tipping in the ball after Rodney hood attempted a shot near the free throw line. The Pacers have been doing very well this season with Victor Oladipo. Victor Oladipo put up 12 points with 5 rebounds and 5 assists. The Cavs do not seem to be a playoff team, but with this win they have proved they are capable of beating teams better than their own
On Wednesday December 15th the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Spurs . The Lakers won 121-113 placing 5th in the Western conference. Demar DeRozan a former Toronto Raptor recently got traded during the offseason and is now currently on the Spurs. Demar had 31 points 3 assists and 7 rebounds against the Lakers , but it was not enough for the Spurs to win. The Lakers now have been finding their chemistry with each other and have been able to win more games. Lebron put up 42 points 5 rebounds and assists. Lonzo ball has also been performing much better than the beginning of the season. Lonzo in the game against the Spurs has shown us what he is capable of with Veteran point guard Rajon Rondo out with an injury.