The Hawks hosted the Denver Nuggets and couldn’t get a win despite Trae Young dropping
29 points and 12 assists, Huerter had 22, Collins and Hunter had 17 and 16 points respectively. At the Nuggets, Nikola Jokić dominated, as he had his career high 47 points, Will Barton was also excellent with 28 points.
Washington Wizards have surprised Boston Celtics with great defence and they succeeded in defeating them(99-94). Celtics only shot 35% from the field. Iah Smith again had a good game with 27 points. With Kemba Walker still out, Jalen Brown took a spot of a leader and dropped 23 points. Tatum(17 points) and Smart(13 points) followed him.
New Orleans Pelicans tortured Utah Jazz but in the finish they lost win in a last moments of the game(126-128). Ingram dropped 35 points, Redick 23 points and Ball had all around game with 21pts, 8rebs and 7ast. Bojan Bogdanović with 35 points led Utah to the 24th victory this season. Ingles scored 22 points and Mitchell 19 points. Pelicans have potential and young core but they need time to develop.
San Antonio Spurs have surprised Milwaukee Bucks tonight with 51% from the field(54% from deep). DeRozan with 25 points was the most deserving player for this win(126-104). Mills(21 points), Aldridge and Gay with 17 points each. 24 points that Giannis scored was nothing because of the great team play from Spurs, also Giannis had12 rebounds and 8 assists.
The Charlotte Hornets lost to the Indiana Pacers 115-104. The Hornets were holding in game but the Pacers were just too good for them. TJ Warren dropped 36 points, Domantas Sabonis had 18 points and 12 rebounds. At the Hornets, Terry Rozier had 28 points, Graham finished with 22.
Magic night for the Magic, as they defeated the Brooklyn Nets 101-89. Markelle Fultz had a career night with 25 points, he was followed by DJ Augustin who had 16 points and 6 assists. At the Nets, only Dinwiddie and Harris were in double figures, and they both dropped 16 points.
The Philadelphia 76ers survived at home against the Oklahoma City Thunder (120-113). Richardson led them with 23 points, Embiid had 18 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists despite the horrific finger injury. At the Thunder, Adams had 24 points and 15 rebounds, Schroder had 21 points.
The Mavericks get an important win against the Bulls 118-110. Luka Dončić was unstoppable as always, as he dropped 38 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out 10 assists. Dwight Powell was also great with 16 points on 100% from the field. At the Bulls, Markannen had 26 points, Lavine had 20.
The Kings blew out the Golden State Warriors 111-98. This was good all around game by the Kings. Fox and Hield both had 21 points, Barnes and Ariza both had 18. At the Warriors, Glenn Robinson III had 16 points, Spellman followed with 13.