As the Nuggets mounted a comeback in Sunday's Game 2, the Lakers needed only to look at their jerseys -- featuring the "Black Mamba" design that Kobe Bryant helped design years ago -- to remind themselves that it was time to "make big-time plays."
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Center Nikola Jokic led the Denver Nuggets on a late run against the Los Angeles Lakers, but it wasn't enough Sunday as the Lakers took a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Jokic says his team needs to "fight" to get back into the series.
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