A term coined by Los Angeles Clippers broadcaster Ralph Lawler, positing that the first team to 100 points wins the game.
Since the 1996-97 season, Lawler's Law has been correct 92.90% of the time.
The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Nuggets on February 12, 2020 despite trailing 101 - 97.
In close games, when a team leads by 5 points or less when they score 100, Lawler's Law accuracy dips to 77.17%.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have the most wins when trailing after the Law is evoked.
When both teams score 100, Lawler's Law is only accurate 84.27% of the time.
The Denver Nuggets have the most losses despite scoring 100 first.