After the Lakers eliminated the Warriors in six games to advance to the Western Conference Finals, Dennis Schroder and Draymond Green shared supportive messages on social media.
Schroder took to Instagram to share a photo of him and Green during the game and congratulate him on his competitive spirit. “WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS!!! 💜💛 One of the biggest competitors there is !!! @money23green A lot of respect for you 💐 HOF,” Schroeder wrote in the caption.
Green responded with a message of respect, acknowledging Schroder’s contribution to the series. “Much love and respect for you bro! Changed the series! Go finish the job 🙏🏿🙏🏿,” Green wrote in the comments.
The Lakers guard played a crucial role in the series, averaging 10.3 points, 2 rebounds and 3 assists in 26.5 minutes per game. Meanwhile, Green was a force to be reckoned with on the defensive end, recording 9.3 points, 7.7 rebounds, 5.7 assists, 1.2 blocks and 1 steal in 29.3 minutes per game.
With the Western Conference Finals now within reach, the Lakers will face the Nuggets.