A “killer shot” at the moment the whistle blows at the end of an American Basketball League match (video)
With a deadly triple, coinciding with the final whistle, the Dallas Mavericks snatched a thrilling victory from the Los Angeles Lakers 111-110, Friday, in the NBA.
The Lakers were closest to achieving victory, when star Kyrie Irving, who scored 38 points, launched a final attack for Dallas, passing a difficult long ball to German winger Maxi Kleber, to fire a shot from a difficult position that imposed a terrible silence on the field.
In the absence of his Slovenian star Luka Doncic, Dallas advanced by 14 points before returning to zero, with Anthony Davis emerging under the basket and scoring for the Lakers 26 points and 10 rebounds.
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– Dallas Mavericks (@MavsArab) March 18, 2023
And in the absence of legendary Lakers star LeBron James, who was injured in his ankle, Davis was able to decide, but he scored a free throw out of two with six seconds remaining.
With its second loss in a row, the Lakers are ranked tenth in the Western Region (34 wins and 37 losses), the latter authorized to play the qualifying playoffs to the playoffs, under the threat of the eleventh Utah Jazz (33-36), while they can thank the Houston Rockets, the bottom runners-up, for their third successive victory. Over New Orleans Pelicans XII (33-37), with a score of 114-112.
For his part, the Mavericks (36-35) rose to sixth place in the Western Region, at the expense of the defending champion Golden State Warriors (36-35), whose fragile defense exposed him to a loss at the Atlanta Hawks 119-127, where he scored 25 points for the winner, Tray Young.
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