LeBron James posts first triple-double as a Laker in win vs. the Nuggets

LeBron James posted his first triple-double as a Laker and led Los Angeles to a 121-114 win over the Nuggets on Thursday.

James starred with 28 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, recording his 74th career triple-double and his first since joining the Los Angeles squad.

He helped the Lakers move to 2-3 this season after their second straight win, which was also James’ first as a Laker at Staples Center.

The Lakers outscored the Nuggets 34-25 in the fourth quarter, inflicting Denver’s first defeat of the season.