New Orleans Pelicans have lost the game in the last quarter of the game, LAC were to much to handle(130-133). Pelicans had a lead almost the entire game but Clippers got serious and finished the game in their adventage. Favors recorded 22 points(10/10 fg), Ingram(21 points), Redick(19 points) and Ball with triple-double(18/10/11). Leonard with 39 points couldn’t be stopped, there are just a few players who can guard him but Pelicans don’t have any of them. Williams and Harrell combined for 56 points of the bench.
Brooklyn Nets have won just one game with Irving playing in the last four games and that game was played against Atlanta Hawks. Tonight they suffered a defeat from Milwaukee Bucks(97-117). Irving(17/6/6) and Claxton(14 points) had some ‘good’ shooting percentage. Greek Freak with 29 points in 25 minutes spent on the floor is a runner for the MVP, Middleton with 20 points is a second option and he is doing his job perfectly fine.
Boston Celtics got surprised by Phoenix Suns who took a win in TD Garden(119-123). Walker was out so Smart played PG and dropped 37 points(11/20 for three) while recording 8 assists. Tatum(26 points) and Hayward(22 points) are starting with Brown still out. Booker almost had a triple-double(39/10/9), great young player who can develop even further. Ayton and Bridges recorded 26 points each tonight taking the 9th place in the West from Spurs.
Chicago Bulls couldn’t do anything without LaVine, he is pushing them a lot, tonight he scored 42 points against Cleveland Calaliers and won(118-116). No one had more than 17 points and that player was Lauri Markkanen who wasn’t improve at all from his rookie season. Love(29 points) and Sexton(26 points) are still among the worst teams in the league.
Golden State Warriors somehow got a win against Orlando Magic(109-95) who had a terrible shooting night. Russell with 26 points and 12 assists led the Warriors to their 10th victory this season. Poole(21 points) and Paschall(20 points) helped him and earned this win. Fultz is only one who had decent night and dropped 23 points.
Utah Jazz have crushed Sacramento Kings tonight(123-101). So deep team, so balanced, they are big threat to all. Bogdanović with 30, Gobert with 28 points and Mitchell with 22 points couldn’t be stopped tonight. One more game for Clarkson in which he scored 20 points. Fox with 21 points and 8 assists is only player who was in a good mood.
The Detroit Pistons blew out the Hawks 136-103. The Hawks had absolutely no chances as Young played poorly. He only scored 16 points, and the leading scorer was John Collins with 20 points, Hunter had 19 points. At the Pistons, Rose had 27 points, Mykhailuk had 25, Morris had 22.
The Philadelphia 76ers had a tough game versus the New York Knicks, and won 90-87. Tobias Harris scored a game-winning three with 27 seconds to go. Ben Simmons led the team as he had 21 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists, Richardson had 18 points. Morris had 20 points for the Knicks.
The Timberwolves couldn’t win against the Raptors (122-112). They lost once again even with KAT and Wiggins. Jarret Culver had 26 points, Covington had 22, Wiggins had a triple-double with 18 points, 10 boards and 11 assists. For the Canadian team, VanVleet had 29 points, Lowry had 28, Powell finished with 20.
The Los Angeles Lakers won against the Rockets in Houston 124-115. The Lakers played without AD but won despite that. LeBron dropped 31 points and 12 assists, Kuzma had 23, Green and KCP both had 20. At the Rockets, Westbrook had an amazing game with 35 points and 7 assists, Harden had one point less and same number of assists.
The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Portland Trail Blazers battled out in Oklahoma and the Thunder won 119-106. Chris Paul had 30 points, Gilgeous-Alexander had 22 points and 10 boards. At the Blazers, Lillard had 34 points, Gary Trent Jr. had 30.