By: NAZIA AKHTAR
Denver Nuggets star Jamal Murray was dominant in the Western Conference Finals vs. the Los Angeles Lakers.
Murray averaged 32.5 PPG in the series on 52% from the field.
Murray became the first player in NBA history to average at least 30 PPG on 50/40/90 splits in the Conference Finals.
Murray's performance helped the Nuggets take a 3-1 lead in the series.
However, the Lakers rallied to win the series in six games.
Despite the loss, Murray's performance was a major highlight of the playoffs.
He showed that he is one of the best young players in the NBA.
The Nuggets are expected to be a contender in the West for years to come with Murray leading the way.