LeBron James factored prominently in that stretch and made all five field goals in the second quarter after going 1-for-6 in the first.
"Basically minutes, trying to make sure we don't overplay him and then also usage of the ball in his hands", Johnson said.
"Spectacular" was the verdict of Lakers coach Luke Walton, but James said he's thought long and hard this season about when to take over and when to cede control to his young teammates with an eye toward their development.
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The US has wound back its joint military exercises with South Korea, and North Korea has halted all missile and nuclear testing. He continued: "I hope inter-Korean ties will also be like this".
James, who has been known to do exactly that in Cleveland - during both of his tenures there - appears to be running the offense how he sees fit.
How do you have a National Basketball Association player so shook that he lays the ball up and the ball goes backwards?... "It can't be, because you want to pass it around, you want to get into your pick-and-roll plays". Last season, James averaged 36.9 minutes while playing in all 82 games for the first time in his career.
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James added nine rebounds and seven assists in his first game since scoring a season-low 14 points in the Lakers' embarrassing loss at Denver.
"That's the challenge I've been kind of battling with since the season started", James said. I keep telling them I'm strong enough to play most minutes, but they won't listen to me, so, it's OK. "We've got to go to work with the guys that are on the court".
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