Another close win for the Hornets, this time against the Detroit Pistons 102-101. Both of the teams are trying to stay in playoff contention, but both of the teams are way below .500 record. Biyombo was good with 19 points and 9 rebounds, Washington had 17 points, Graham had 16 points and dished out 15 assists. At Pistons, Griffin was the best with 26 points.
The Cavaliers started off the season looking solid, but they fell of dramatically since, as they now fall to the Magic 116-104. Collin Sexton had 20 points, Darius Garland had 16 points, but also 8 turnovers and only 1 assist. At Magic, Evan Fournier is playing magnificently this season, as he scores 30 points, Isaac and Ross helped with 16 points each, Bamba and Fultz had 15 each.
The Pacers easily dealt with the Jazz in Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 121-102. They had 4 players scoring more than 18 points: Sabonis 23 points, 12 rebounds, TJ Warren 22 points, Malcolm Brogdon with 22 points and 8 assists and Jeremy Lamb with 18 points. At Jazz, former Pacer Bojan Bogdanović had 30 points, Mitchell had 26.
Embiid and The Sixers managed to recover after tough loss to the Raptors with a win over the Kings 97-91. Embiid dropped 33 points and 16 rebounds, Thybulle had one of his best games so far with 15 points with no misses from the field nor the free throw line. At Kings, Buddy had 22 points, Dedmon finished with 18, Bogdanović had 17 points of the bench.
The Raptors secure an easy win in Scotiabank Arena, as they destroy the New York Knicks 126-98. Spicy P dominated with 31 points, VanVleet was good as always with 15 points. At the Knicks, Julius Randle had 19 points, Barrett had 16 points on 29% shooting.
The Miami Heat couldn’t upset the Rockets in Toyota Center as Houston wins 117-108. Harden had 34 points, Westbrook had 27 points, 9 rebounds and 7 assists, House finished with 23 points. Herro had 22 points, Olynyk had 19 points, Adebayo had a near triple double, with 17 points, 11 rebounds and 8 assists.
Duel of two Eastern teams, game between Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets where Boston came on top(121-110). Comeback game after that concussion, Kemba Walker dropped 39 points also second man in command tonight , Brown dropped 22 points and caught 10 boards. Temple with 22 points was Nets leading scorer, need to mention Dinwiddie with 16 points and 11 assists.
Milwaukee Bucks are continuing to win, 9th victory in a row. Tonight’s victim was Atlanta Hawks(111-102). Giannis again dropped 30 points and got 10 rebounds, from now on he will have his second option in Kris Middleton who is back from injury. He had 16 points in 20 minutes, will be on minutes restriction fla few games probably. Revenge is sweet when served cold, Parker dropped 33 points on his old team, average game for Young with 29 points and 7 assists.
It’s time for the new begin for SAS, tonight they have lost from Minnesota Timberwolves (101-113). Aldridge(22 pts) and DeRozan(20 pts) were their players with the most points.. Wiggins(26 pts) and Towns(23 pts, 14 rebs). Wolves are progressing well into the PO.
Phoenix Suns are giving their best for the PO on the strong West, maybe they need one more star to achieve it, we will see. They tasted defeat versus Washington Wizards(132-140). Booker again proved that he is their best player with 27 points and 8 assists. Beal did the same thing, 35 points for him tonight. Bryant with 23 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists showed his potential.
Memphis Grizzlies almost tasted victory but Harrell and Beverley were on the way. Clippers won(119-121), Jonas dropped 30 points with 71% from the court. Ja Morant is fine after that fall when hit a cameraman, 20 points and 10 assists, runner for ROTY. Maybe two best players from the bench, Harrell with 24 points and 10 rebounds and also Williams who won that award last season dropped 24 points and recorded 13 assists.
New Orleans Pelicans hosted Los Angeles Lakers and lost(110-114). Jrue Holiday had 29 points and 12 assists. Ingram followed him with 23 points but with only 19%fg. Anthony Davis finished with 41 points against his old team who drafted him. LeBron passed 33k points and became just fourth player to do it, he scored 29 points and helped with 11 assists.
Portland finally won two in a row, tonight they beaten OKC(136-119). Lillard woke up, it was time, 27 points. Hassan had a good game, 21 points and 16 rebounds. Abdel Nader, from the bench scored 23 points.
GSW won their fourth game this season, Chicago lost from them(104-90). Paschall with 25 points is something that can be worth in their team now. Alec Burks with 23 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists had one all around game. Zach LaVinewith 39 points needed to be mentioned.