On October 14, Beijing time, the 2019-20 season ended with the Lakers winning the championship. The Lakers eliminated the Trail Blazers 4-1 in the first round, eliminated the Rockets 4-1 in the second round, defeated the Nuggets 4-1 in the Western Conference Finals, and the Finals 4- 2 defeated the Heat and finally won the championship.
The US media summarized a set of heart-warming comparisons. This is the first season of Lakers coach Frank Vogel coaching the Lakers. He led the Lakers to win the 4-round series and surpassed former Clippers coach Doug Rivers. The total of 7 years of coaching in the Clippers.
During Rivers coaching the Clippers (7 seasons since 2013-14), they won a total of 3 rounds of the series. They are the 4-3 Warriors in the first round of the 2013-14 season, the Spurs 4-3 in the first round of the 2014-15 season, and the 4-2 Lone Ranger in the first round of the 2019-20 season.
However, in the past three years, they all stopped in the Western Conference semifinals, including two reversals with a 3-1 lead.
In the rest of the season, the Clippers lost 2-4 in the first round of the 15-16 season to the Trail Blazers, lost 3-4 in the first round of the 16-17 season to the Jazz, the 10th in the 17-18 season in the Western Conference, and lost 2-4 in the first round of the 18-19 season. warrior.