Underdogs of the East, Charlotte Hornets defeated Sacramento Kings(110-102). Even with a bad night for young duo of Graham and Rozier(8/31 fg together) but they got Malik Monk who dropped 23 points. Full roster is back, Fox and Bagley are back from injuries and fully ready to brinh some more explosiveness in the team. They led them in scoring even if they didn’t start the game. Fox(19 points), Bargley, Hield and Barnes had 14 points each.
Finally someone have defeated mighty Lakers and that team was Indiana Pacers(105-102). Sabonis was the biggest problem for Lakers because he scored 26 points and dominated in the paint. Davis was out for tonight and his absence was noticeable a lot. LeBron and Howard each had 20 points but Howard was perfect tonight with 10/10 fg. Both Lakers and Bucks have fallen and beaten by Dallas this season.
Game between NYK and Atlanta Hawks finished with Hawks’ defeat(143-120). Barrett is developing the right way, as a leader that he should anf will be, scoring 27 points tonight. Also nedd to mention Robinson and Morris with 22 points each. Trae Young dropped 42 points but unfortunately he can do nothing all by himself.
NOP hosted Brooklyn Nets and the game went in OT which belonged to Nets(101-108). Ingram(22 points but 7/23 fg) and Holiday(21 points) were on thr average level. Spencer Dinwiddie with 31 points is proving that he is worth every dollar that he earns. Harris also had a good performance with 24 points.
Utah Jazz won against Orlando Magic(109-102). Both Bogdanović and Mitchell dropped 30 points, Conley still can’t find his rhythm and Ingles with 16 points(4/4 from three) needed to be mentioned. Augustin as a bench leader dropped 22 points but not enough. Orlando is still in the PO run.
LAC have beaten Phoenix Suns(120-99). PG(24 points), Leonard and Williams each had 20 points. Ayton is back after a long suspension after playing just 1 game this season. In his comeback he scored 18 points. Oubre is a leader on the court with Booker out and he is doing really good job(19 points).