The Dallas Mavericks blew out the Philadelphia 76ers 109-91 in Lukatown. The Mavericks were led by Luka who had 19 points and 12 assists, but Dwight Powell was also great with 19 points next to his name. At the Sixers, Harris had 20 points, Horford and Richardson had 16 points each.
The Oklahoma City Thunder thought they would have an easy game versus the Lakers, who were missing LeBron, Davis and Green, but they were very wrong, as Lakers won 125-110. Kyle Kuzma had a great game with 36 points and 7 rebounds, Rondo was also outstanding with 21 points, 12 rebounds and 8 assists. At the Thunder, Gallinari and Gilgeous-Alexander both had 24 points.
The Cavaliers upset the Denver Nuggets in Mile High City 111-103. The Cavs were looking solid, and their young guys were good. Colin Sexton was great with 25 points, Love had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Garland had 18 points and 8 assists while Tristan Thompson had 18 points and 13 rebounds. At the Nuggets, Jamal Murray had 24 points, Jokić was at his averages with 19 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists.
With a career high 41 points in just 3 quarters for Tatum, Boston Celtics have destroyed New Orleans Pelicans(140-105). Enes Kanter with a great game also, 22 points and 19 rebounds for him. Frank Jackson(22 points), Hayes with 20 points and Ball with 10/13/9 wasn’t able to stop Boston’s players.
Derrick Rose played tonight against his former team and his home, Chicago. Detroit Pistons with Griffin out for the season couldn’t do it and they lost from Bulls(99-108). Rose scored 20 points and maybe if the season ends tomorrow, he would win the award for the best bench player. Wood was a surprise with 17 points and 24 rebounds. Great team win for Bulls, just LaVine dropped 25 points, others haven’t had more than 15 points.
Portland Trail Blazers are falling more and more with every game, Bucks crushed them(101-122). Lillard and McCollum combined for 46 points and Anthony dropped 19 points. On the other side, Giannis(32 points), Middleton(30 points) and Bledsoe(29 points) did everything and without a problem have dealt with Blazers.