On May 22, 2023, U.S. time, two major events occurred in the U.S. basketball circle. First, the Denver Nuggets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 113:111 in the Western Conference Championship Game. In the playoffs, it was also the fourth time the two teams met in the Western Conference championship game. The Golden Nuggets finally won. championship game.
Second, there is a player who happened to have some connections with the Nuggets and the Lakers. He announced his retirement before Game 4 of the Western Conference Championship Game, ending his 19-year NBA career with 28,289 points in his career. In fact, he and the most senior player in the league this season LeBron James joined the league in the draft in the same year, but this season LBJ is still struggling, but he has not received any contract from an NBA team throughout the season, so the last season of his career is the 2021-22 season. When LBJ wrote this season In the 20th year of his career, the veteran who was on the same ladder as him only kept his seniority at 19.