Matt Ryan hits clutch 3 pointer to force Lakers-Pelicans overtime
The Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans have a complicated franchise history. Those that are conscious of the Pelicans, as a franchise, know their historical past is a narrative inside itself. However the Pelicans are a staff that has been anticipated to contend all through its existence. In current historical past, the Lakers have concerned themselves on this course of. Beginning in 2011, the franchises started intertwining, as Chris Paul’s last New Orleans Hornets staff misplaced in six video games to the Lakers, within the first spherical of the playoffs. After that, the NBA blocked a commerce that will have despatched Paul to the Lakers. In consequence, he turned the Clippers into contenders.
After shedding Chris Paul, the New Orleans Hornets landed the primary total draft choose. Anthony Davis was drafted and the Hornets rebranded because the Pelicans. Throughout this time, the New Orleans Pelicans didn’t put a strong staff round Davis. In consequence, the Pelicans wouldn’t make the playoffs till 2015, which was Davis’ fourth yr. Circumstances would forestall the Pelicans from returning to the playoffs till 2018. Nonetheless, they’d sweep the Portland Path Blazers, however would lose to the Golden State Warriors, as they did in 2015. In 2019, the Lakers traded their younger core, consisting of Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball to the Pelicans for Anthony Davis.
Whereas the Lakers received the 2020 title, they’ve struggled ever since. In the meantime, the Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson. Collectively, he and Brandon Ingram are forming a duo. Final season, the Pelicans received two late season video games towards the Lakers, ending their playoff hopes. After that, they virtually upset the Phoenix Suns within the playoffs. On the flip facet, the Lakers started the season 0-5. Earlier this week, they acquired their first win over the Nuggets. In epic trend, Matt Ryan saved the Lakers, vs. the Pelicans. Forcing time beyond regulation, the Lakers acquired their second win of the season.
Matt Ryan hits clutch 3 pointer to pressure Lakers-Pelicans time beyond regulation
MATT RYAN. WOW 🤯🤯🤯 pic.twitter.com/TnkGeKunoy
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