Kawhi Leonard couldn’t do all by himself even with 31 points which the dropped tonight against Sacramento Kings(103-112). Williams(24 pts) still being the best player from the bench wasn’t enough for the push. Bazemore with 23 points and Bogdanović with 20 points played well and deserved victory. Fox aslo scored 20 points tonight.
Chicago Bulls lost from Phoenix Suns(104-112) while White was their best player with 33 oints of the bench. Booker(29 pts), Ayton(28 pts, 19 rebs) and Robio(18 pts, 7 rebs, 11 ast) stopped LaVine from taking over the game, allowing him 20 points only.
Miami Heat have beaten Cleveland Calaliers(124-105) without their best player. Nunn with 24 points led the team in scoring with 19 points of Robinson, both of them were undrafted. Osman(19 pts, 7 rebs, 7 ast) and Sexton(17 pts) have potential but need to grow and develop more.
Milwaukee Bucks are for sure the best team in the East, beating tonight Philadelphia 76ers by 21 points difference(119-98). Giannis Antetokounmpo is scary, 31 points and 17 rebounds in 29 minutes, aslo had 8 assists. Embiid(17 pts, 28%fg), Korkmaz and Milton also scored 17 points.
Utah Jazz once again have lost from Houston Rockets(110-120). Mitchell with 31 points and Clarkson with 22 points are only players who couldn’t be stopped tonight. Harden(38 pts) and Westbrook(34 pts) crushed them from the 3-point line.
The Brooklyn Nets blew out the Hornets in Charlotte 115-86 despite the fact that Irving and Durant will both miss the remainder of the season. Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot stepped up with 21 points off the bench, LeVert had 17 points and 6 steals, Temple had 15 points and 11 rebounds off the bench. At the Hornets, rookie PJ Washington had 16 points, Monk followed with 15.
In what was highly anticipated matchup, the Hawks won against the Mavericks at home 111-107. Everyone expected epic Young versus Luka duel, but Luka and Porzingis both sat out for the Mavs, so Collins with 35 points and 17 rebounds, Young with 25 points and 10 assists and Reddish with 20 points led the Hawks to victory. At the Mavs, Tim Hardaway Jr. had 33 points, Seth Curry had 22 points.