The Heat had 0 losses at their home court this season, while the Lakers were on 13 game winning streak on the road, so one streak had to come to an end. It was the Lakers that beat the Heat 113-110. Main Heat problem was rebounding, as they had 16 rebounds less than the LA team. Butler scored 23 points, Derrick Jones Junior had 17. At Lakers, AD had an amazing game with 33 points and 10 rebounds, James finished with 28 points and 12 assists.
Easy win for the Rockets against the Magic. There just wasn’t anything that could stop the Rockets. Harden scored 54 points, Westbrook had 23, McLemore scored 18. At Magic, Evan Fournier had 27 points, Gordon finished with 21.
The 76ers were cold headed in the clutch and got the win versus the New Orleans Pelicans 116-109. Tobias Harris scored 31 points, Ben Simmons had 24 points and 11 assists and Joel had 24 points and 11 rebounds. At Pels, Ingram had 32 points, Redick had 19 versus his former team.
The Indiana Pacers get a win on the road versus the Atlanta Hawks 110-100. Brogdon had another solid game with 19 points and 12 assists, TJ Warren had 18 points. At Hawks, Trae Young had 23 points and 8 assists, but shot awfully (9/30), Hunter and Parker helped with 21 and 20 points respectively. Hawks will need to bring some help, because playing like this won’t bring them anywhere.
Very low scoring game in Chicago, but the Hornets get away with a victory (83-73), and they keep on fighting for the playoffs. DeVonte’ Graham had 16 points and 7 assists, but also 7 turnovers, Bridges and Washington helped him with 13 points each. At Bulls, Arcidiacono had 12 points, same as Zach Lavine.
The Memphis Grizzlies took on the Milwaukee Bucks and lost 127-114. Bright side of this loss was incredible game by Jaren Jackson Jr. who had 43 points, while Brooks added 19. At Bucks, Giannis had 37 points, Middleton had 26.
The Utah Jazz had a tough game versus the Warriors but won 114-106, powered by Bojan Bogdanović who scored 32 points, Mithcell had 28 points. At Warriors, Burks had 24 points, Lee had 21 points.
Great game for the Los Angeles Clippers against the Minnesota Timberwolves, as they won 124-117. The Wolves gave the Clippers a scare late into the game, but Clippers held them off and managed to win. Kawhi went off with 46 points, Paul George had 42 points. At Wolves, KAT responded with 39 points, Wiggins had 34.
The Kings ruined their 3 game winning streak with a loss to the New York Knicks 103-101. The Knicks got their first back to back win of the season, with Julius Randle scoring 26 points. At Kings, Buddy Hield had 34 points, Barnes finished with 18.