NBA playoffs. In-Game One of the Western Conference Second Round during the 2020 NBA Playoffs at Advent Health Arena, Jamal Murray (27) of the Denver Nuggets plunges for the loose ball during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Clippers at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on September 03, 2020 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. From Orlando’s Advent Health Arena, Game 2 was the best-of-7 semifinal series on Saturday. Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points on Thursday as the No. 2 Clippers anchored an 18-point halftime cushion and soon delivered an easy go lucky 120-97 Game 1 win. The Clippers got a smooth win in Game 1 by scoring 120-97 following 29 points from Kawhi Leonard.
Scores in Second Round and During the NBA playoffs
The Los Angeles Clippers faced the Denver Nuggets in the Western Conference second round with 1-0 heads the series. The Clippers bagged the last meeting 120-97. Kawhi Leonard secured 29 points to lead Los Angeles to victory and Nikola Jokic scored 15 points in losing for Denver. The Clippers are 32-16 in conference tournaments. Los Angeles has a 27-10 record against a rival team below .500. The Nuggets are 29-16 in the conference tournament. Denver is 29-9 against a rival team and averages 44.1 rebounds per game. During the playoffs, the Clippers scored: Averaging 125.7 points, 46.1 rebounds, 21.4 assists, 7.1 steals, and 3.3 blocks per game while shooting 51.0% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 114.1 points on 46.6% shooting. And the Nuggets scored: Averaging 108.4 points, 41.8 rebounds, 21.9 assists, 5.4 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 46.1% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 114.3 points on 49.8% shooting.
Best Performers of the Game
Leonard has an average of 27.1 scores, seven rebounds, 4.9 assists, and 1.8 steals for the Los Angeles Clippers. Paul George has an average of 15.7 points and 5.2 rebounds while shooting 29.9% over the last 10 games for Los Angeles. Jokic has shot 52.8% and is averaging 19.9 scores for the Nuggets. Jamal Murray has an averaged of 25.4 scores and 5.7 assists over the last 10 games for Denver.
The score during the Playoffs
Los Angeles Clippers: Average 125.7 points, 46.1 rebounds, 21.4 assists, 7.1 steals, and 3.3 blocks per game while shooting 51.0% from the field. Their rival team has an average of 114.1 points on 46.6% shooting. Nuggets has an Average of 108.4 points, 41.8 rebounds, 21.9 assists, 5.4 steals and 4.6 blocks per game while shooting 46.1% from the field. Their rival team has an average of 114.3 points on 49.8% shooting.