LeBron James Says It’s Time To Step It Up For A Playoff Push


It's been a reasonably topsy turvy season for the Los Angeles Lakers as far as they're struggling to keep up themselves within the playoff race. The staff was as excessive as fourth within the Western Conference this season however rapidly fell behind as LeBron James missed 18 video games with a groin damage. Now the Lakers squad is in 10th place within the West and boast a report of 28-29. James spoke about this subsequent stretch of video games for the staff and the way necessary it's for the staff to have some success.

"Obviously, we might have liked to have success once I was out, however we did not, so that is the place we [are] proper now," James mentioned in accordance with ESPN. "I will be somewhat bit completely different somewhat bit sooner than I wish to be in earlier years."

LeBron additionally spoke about how he thinks the staff will carry out if an once they do get to the playoffs.

"Yeah, I imply if I can get to the postseason, no matter staff I obtained, I really feel like we have got a great probability," James mentioned. "Obviously, you need to be taking part in at a excessive stage going into the postseason and attempt to journey that wave, so we're wanting ahead to seeing how nicely we are able to play and attempt to get into the playoffs and journey the momentum of how we performed to get there."

The Lakers will return to motion tonight at residence in opposition to the Houston Rockets.