A 51-point quarter has powered the Dallas Mavericks to a stunning comeback 124-115 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday morning.
It was the LeBron James show early for the Lakers, who took a 54-43 lead into halftime after a fast start from the 37-year-old, who had 18 points on 9-of-15 shooting with three assists.
The Lakers were plus-25 in James’ 19 minutes on the court in the first half and minus-14 in the six minutes where he sat on the bench.
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L.A. had done well to hold the Mavericks to under 40 per cent shooting, suffocating Luka Doncic with double teams to restrict the Dallas superstar to only 10 points in the half.
That all flipped in the third quarter though,…