Tiger Fight, September 27. In the fifth game of the Western Conference Finals that ended today, the Lakers defeated the Nuggets 117-107, and the series scored 4-1 to advance to the finals. After the game, Lakers player Alex Caruso accepted a media interview.
Speaking of reaching the finals for the first time in his career, Caruso said: "My experience with this team in the past few years is incredible. Personally, my life experience is similar to it. I experienced A lot of it’s just now, it’s cool, I don’t know how to express it. Being able to have such an experience, get considerable playing time, score 10 points in key games, and fight alongside LeBron (James) at critical moments. It’s really cool, and it’s a blessing to be able to play basketball."
Speaking of his performance in the fourth quarter, Caruso said: "I just want to stay aggressive, go into the paint and create opportunities for my teammates. Opponents often shrink defenses. I am a 6-foot-5. , A very athletic guard, I will rush into the layup. I mean, maybe anyone in the NBA can score the goals I scored. I just stand on the court to stay aggressive and seize the opportunity."
In this game, Caruso played 26 minutes, 5 of 7 shots, 11 points, 2 rebounds and 4 assists.