Netease Sports reported on October 1:
On October 1, Beijing time, the first game of the NBA Finals started, Howard continued to start,
LeBron, Thick Brow, Howard, Green, Pop
This is the starting lineup that the Lakers have used since G4 in the Western Conference Finals, and it is the key to their defeat of the Nuggets and advance to the Finals. This lineup played a total of 41 minutes in this year's playoffs, with an offensive efficiency of 118.7, a defensive efficiency of 106.5, and a margin of 12.2 points per 100 possessions.
The starting lineup sent by the Heat has not changed from usual: Dragic,