LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Lakers completed their second-half comeback, beating the Golden State Warriors in the NBA play-in game 103-100 Wednesday night.
The Lakers outscored the Warriors in the third quarter 35-24 after heading into the locker room down 55-42 at the half.
The Lakers, who now secured a No.7 spot in the NBA playoffs, will now face No. 2 Phoenix Suns, who finished the regular season with a 51-21 record.
Golden State will now face the Memphis Grizzlies in the fight to lock in the eighth seed. The Grizzlies kept their season alive after beating the San Antonio Spurs 100-96 earlier in the evening.