LaVine is a proof for his team that he is undoubtedly one of the powerful players in the NBA, which will worry opponent players. What coach of Chicago Bulls Billy Donovan fonds of this seven-year grandmaster comes up with the fact that he always prefers his team more than himself and he knows how to run the game as a team player.
On a Friday night, 21st of January, 2021, LaVine gave Bulls team an extraordinary victory by scoring twenty-five points, nine assists as well as six rebounds against opponent team Charlotte Hornets. The Chicago bulls Bulls smashed Charlotte Hornets by 13 points lead, ending the game with 123-110 points on the scoreboard.
And Coach Donovan added after his team’s victory that he thought LaVine understands that he needed to play a superior level game for his team. He also said that the remark of a world-class player lies in the fact that he had to let every mate of his team look good and he had definitely proved himself to achieve that position as everybody knew that he could score well and when his team needed.
With having an average of thirty-two and point 2 points in the previous tournaments, he has now given eight out of twelve shots from the floor creating six correct foul shots. LaVine has a clear mindset of how he is contributing himself, also helps to fix up his teammates for more exposure. Besides, he keeps breaking his records and rising as a better version of himself.
On the other hand, Hornet coach James Borrego was quite upset with his team’s performance. From his body language and his statement, it was quite clear that expected more production and more dedication among his players after what he was receiving from Hayward. He grieved that saying Gordon to go and rescue the team every single night from beginning to the end is a very unfortunate thing because he is expecting everyone to play strongly and successfully.
An opponent of Bulls swept major times of their games before trimming the lead to six with only four minutes remaining on their hand. But Markkanen banged home an inside feed from Thaddeus Young. On the other hand, LaVine managed to give a 3 pointer shot from the left side of the wing resulting in a lead of double-digit once again.
The Ball Sharing:
The bulls had a total of 33 assists at the end of the game. it was evident from their expression that they were expecting this type of performance from the team.
Return of Zeller:
Zeller was finally backed on the tournament after having a broken bone injury. He didn’t play the previous four matches. He joined Friday’s game in the middle of the tournament, contributed eleven minutes and scored five points for Charlotte Hornets and 3 rebounds. But sometimes, he was observed to be a bit out of harmony from his buddies’ beats. Although, Borrego commented that the feeling was good to have Zeller back on the tournament after such a long time.