Westbrook, in fact, evitabilissimi commits two fouls in the first minutes of the third and fourth and ‘thus forced to return to the bench with 5 fouls against to 7’37’ ‘from the end of the fraction. The same fate soon after to PG13 (fifth foul) but the Thunder, below 14 points, they start playing their best basketball in their most difficult time. Okc places a 15-2 run straddling the end of the third period and the beginning of the fourth and resumes Clips.
Last village so it played point to point. THE fails too many free (at the end of as many as 15), and with the return of George and Westbrook things get complicated. But PG13 comes to fouls to 3’49 » from the end, and is exalted Williams in the final become infallible. The Gallo signing a basket heavy to 1’04 » from the end, then 10 » later, with LA on +3, with a splendid defensive play forced Westbrook to his sixth foul.
Lou Williams closing the accounts of the average distance and the Clippers can now celebrate their fourth consecutive victory. LA Clippers: GALLINARI 34 (8/14, 2/5, 12/15 tl), with 6 rebounds, 2 assists in 33’36 ». Williams 40 (9/18, 4/6, 10/15), Zubac 14, Shamet 11.
Rebounds: Green 8. Assist: Beverley 6. Oklahoma City: Westbrook 32 (10/14, 2/9, 6/8 tl ), Schroder 15, George 15. Rebounds: Adams 10. Assists: Westbrook 7. James Harden, James Harden 31 points, 31 points-Philadelphia 76ers 107-91 Houston Rockets The Rockets (40-25) continue to fly: seventh consecutive win for the Texans, who after Golden State, Boston and Toronto, put yet another illustrious victim on their scoresheet driving, asphalting the Sixers (41-25) on the Toyota Garden parquet.
There was no race. Because Houston always looks more like an army ready to launch a challenge to the hegemony of the West Warriors: James Harden is the usual phenomenon to 31 points (with 11/22 from the field), 10 rebounds and 7 assists, despite a problem right wrist that has limited and forced to leave the building in the early post game to undergo an examination X-ray Next to Barba continues to grow an elite supporting cast, led by 17 points from Eric Gordon and 18 with 9 rebounds Clint Capela, which dominates the area by exploiting the vacuum left by the absence of Joel Embiid.
A void that is turning into a chasm Philadelphia, lost for the fourth time in seven games without Big JoJo. Useless 22 points Tobias Harris, 19 Jimmy Butler and Ben Simmons 15 with 10 assists for the team of coach Brown, commissioning difficulties already at the start, when the Rockets fly on +16 thanks to a 1st quarter 37 total points. Phila does not find the strength to react, with the only jolt coming in the second half, when the Harris baskets are worth the new -12 (65-53).
The Houston answer, though, is deadly: the triple Eric Gordon and a layup by Austin Rivers (8) break down the wall of +20 and write on the board 83-61 3 ‘from the end of third quarter. When the curtain falls on hopes the Sixers. Houston: Harden 31 (7/11, 3/11 from 3, 6/7 tl), Capela 18, 17. Gordon Rebounds: Harden 10.
Assist: Paul 8 Philadelphia: Harris 22 (8/11, 2/4 by 3 ), Butler 19, 15. Simmons Rebounds: Harris 9, Simmons 9, Butler 9. Assists: Simmons 10 Marc Gasol makes a good guard of Jahlil Okafor Marc Gasol makes a good guard of Jahlil Okafor New Orleans Pelicans Toronto-Raptors 104-127 everything easy for the Raptors (47-19), who throw themselves behind the time to slightly down, which led to two consecutive defeats to return to the right path and center the success in the home of the Pelicans (30-38).
As usual, to take the hand of coach Nurse we thought Kawhi Leonard team, protagonist with 31 points in 27 minutes, all with the Pascal 1xbet live Siakam cooperation (19) now milestone in the Canadian roster and Kyle Lowry, who He puts his signature on a triple double 13 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists. New Orleans (without Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday and E’Twaun Moore) remains only in the wake for the first 24 minutes, thanks to a good 1st time when Pels have limited the damage to -3 (64-61) touched to the siren of the long rest.
In the second half, however, the superiority of Toronto is afloat: the 9-0 break vehicled by Danny Green triple (13) is worth the 88-75 in the third fraction, the partial starter decisive found at the turning point of the 4th quarter thanks to baskets by the arc of Jeremy Lin (14) and Lowry for the +21 that puts the result in ice. New Orleans: Jackson 20 (8/12, 1/8 by 3 1/3 tl), Randle 18, Diallo 16. Rebounds: Diallo 12.
Assists: Randle 7 Toronto: Leonard 31 (13/15, 1/5 from 3, 2/3 tl), Siakam 19, 14. Lin Rebounds: Lowry 11, Ibaka 11. Assist: Lowry 12 Jonas Valančiūnas (dx) against Rudy Robert Memphis Grizzlies-Utah Jazz 114-104 Heavy slip of Jazz (37-28 ), collapsing on the parquet Grizzlies (27-40) undergoing so the second defeat in the last 3 outputs.
Not enough 38 points Donovan Mitchell, the brightest star of the team of coach Snyder, who has struggled for the whole match to find offensive rhythm and closed with 42% of the total from the field, including 37% from the arc of 3 points. To give away the smile in Memphis, however, he thought the super duo of Mike Conley (28) and Jonas Valanciunas, author of his best performance of the season with 27 points and 7 rebounds.
After a 1st time balanced, the hosts make the dress rehearsal of escape in the opening of the 3rd quarter: the Conley triple propitiate a ninth consecutive break points that is worth the 69-53, advantage immediately reduced by the response of the Jazz, flying against a partial 15-5 that will take you to the last part on -5 (84-79). In the 4th period Mitchell turns on the turbo, slipping 20 points. But it’s too lonely.
Utah guiltily off the light in defense too early, allowing Valanciunas to raise its voice in the area with eight consecutive points that give the 101-91 5 ‘from the siren. The shots of k.o. Conley trim them, with 3 floaters in a row for 110-98 with 1’35 «on the clock. The time at which the spring Utah outlet.
Memphis: Conley 28 (8/11, 3/7 by 3 3/3 tl), Valanciunas 27, Rabb 15. Rebounds: Noah 8. Assist: Conley 11 Utah: Mitchell 38 (7/15, 5/9 by 3 , 9/12 tl), Ingles 14, Korver 13. Rebounds: Crowder 11. Assists: Ingles 7 Justin Jackson tow-Khem Birch Orlando Magic Dallas Mavericks 111-106 paramount victory for the Magic (31-36) who are saved dall’harakiri the 4th period to remain clinging to the last wagon of the train to the Eastern Conference playoffs, only half the race from eighth of Miami properties.
A force the Mavericks (27-38) to bow, we thought the evidence of Nikola Vučević (20 points and 13 rebounds) and Terrence Ross, usually the X-factor from the bench (22 points). On the other hand, however, it takes more than 24 points and 8 assists the gem Luka Dončić and 15 Dirk Nowitzki, who put his signature on the race of the regular season number 1,505 in his career, becoming the 3rd all-time passing John Stockton . The party, however, is marred from the start, thanks to a super start of hosts, that touch the double digit lead in the first half (29-19) and accelerates up to the 62-47 range.
In the second half the Texans try to go for broke, but the comeback attempt (up to -8) has nullified the basket Evan Fournier (10), which at 1’20 «from the siren worth 111-101 closing the accounts. Orlando: 22 Ross (2/5, 6/11 from 3), Vucevic 20, 18. Gordon Rebounds: Vucevic 13. Assist: Vucevic 6 Dallas: Doncic 24 (6/12, 3/8 by 3 3/5 tl ), Brunson 18, Nowitzki 15, Hardaway Jr 15.
Rebounds: Doncic 8. Assist: Brunson 9 Blake Griffin Blake Griffin to shot to shot-Chicago Bulls Detroit Pistons 104-112 hell to heaven, all in 12 minutes . It’s all here the history of the race of the Pistons (33-31) and, in particular, to Blake Griffin. At the start of the 4th period, in fact, the coach Casey star was forced to return to the locker room, to an apparent injury to his right leg.
Once back on the court, he changed gears by scoring 16 of his 27 total points in the last fraction and making the spark that ignited the engine of Detroit, able to recover from -21 reached in the 1st half and overcome sprint the Bulls (19- 48) with the success that cements the 6th place in the East. Chicago dominates in the first part of the race and thanks to the play of Zach Lavine (24), Otto Porter (23) and Lauri Markkanen (18) shoves a 18-3 break that gives the 66-49 range. Detroit, however, rising from the ashes thanks to a fourth stage from 43 points total, with the jumpers Griffin wrote to board the 109-102 to 60 «from the siren when Detroit put the mortgage on the fourth win in a row, l ‘ eleventh in the past 13 outputs.