Both teams face each other these days at the Walt Disney World Resort (Florida), during the final of the United States Basketball League
After some exciting playoffs, the NBA has played since last October 1 finals of their league 2020, like the rest of sports competitions postponed in time and vigilant of the security measures by at covid-19.
The series for the ring between the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat, the two winning teams of both conferences, started with a resounding victory by the Lakers (116-98) that was repeated in the second game, on Saturday, October 3 ( 124-114). In the third game, in the early morning of Monday, October 5, the Miami team won the 115-104 victory, swinging the balance for Jimmy Butler’s team. However, at dawn on October 7, the Lakers returned to equalize the score by winning 96-102.
In the fifth and final game, held at dawn on October 10, the Miami Heats beat the Lakers (111 – 108), mostly thanks to the work of team leader Jimmy Butler.
The Lakers still maintain a lead (3-2) that will be put back into play in the sixth game, which will be held at dawn from Sunday to Monday, October 12.
The team of LeBron James He reached the NBA final (the tenth for the Akron star) on Sunday, September 27, after being the leader of the Western Conference in the game against the Denver Nuggets (117-107). For its part, the revelation team of the season, Miami Heat, did it the next day as the winner of the Eastern Conference with a resounding victory (125-113) against the Celtics.
Thus The Lakers They returned to an NBA final that they had not played since the one they won in 2010, with Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol. LeBron, at 35, plays his fourth ring. Regarding the Heat, who currently win 2-1 in these finals, do not have great superstars but do have a compact team led by Erik Spoelstra. Those from Florida won two rings in 2012 and 2013, precisely with James in their ranks.
The parties of these NBA finals 2020 They are played at the AdventHealth Arena at the ESPN World Wide Of Sports complex in Lake Buena Vista, located at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. In Spain they can be seen on television on the #Vamos (dial 8) channel of Movistar +. In Latin America, on ESPN and through NBA League Pass, the league’s official streaming platform.
These are the schedules of the next matches: