Jokic gets 38, leads Nuggets past LeBron-less Lakers 129-118


              Los Angeles Lakers guard Russell Westbrook, left, shoots as Denver Nuggets center DeMarcus Cousins defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
            
              Los Angeles Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony, right, tries to pass while under pressure from Denver Nuggets guard Bones Hyland during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
            
              Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis, right, leaves the game after his ankle seemed to be bothering him while head coach Frank Vogel watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
            
              Denver Nuggets center DeMarcus Cousins, left, shoots as Los Angeles Lakers forward Wenyen Gabriel defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
            
              Los Angeles Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony, left, shoots as Denver Nuggets guard Davon Reed defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
            
              Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, left, shoots as Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 3, 2022, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Jokic gets 38, leads Nuggets past LeBron-less Lakers 129-118