Russell Westbrook racked up a game-high 41 factors and also James Harden discovered redemption from a bad capturing evening as the Houston Rockets covered a period move of the host Boston Celtics with a 111-110 win Saturday.
Harden racked up 21 factors on simply 7-of-24 capturing and also fully commited 5 turn overs. But his cost-free tosses, simply his 2nd and also 3rd of the video game, offered Houston the lead. The Celtics’ Jaylen Brown sank the buzzer-beating three-pointer that compelled overtime, confining a loosened sphere after Jayson Tatum missed out on 2 cost-free tosses, the 2nd one purposefully, with 5.1 secs left and also Boston routing 104-101
Saturday evening’s NBA scores
- Chicago Bulls 115-125 New York Knicks
- Portland Trailblazers 117-129 Atlanta Hawks
- Brooklyn Nets 113-116 Miami Heat
- Indiana Pacers 113-104 Cleveland Cavaliers
- Los Angeles Lakers 88-105 Memphis Grizzlies
- Houston Rockets 111-110 Boston Celtics
- Orlando Magic 113-114 San Antonio Spurs
- Golden State Warriors 115-99 Phoenix Suns
Westbrook and also Harden integrated for 12 rebounds and also 13 helps, while Robert Covington damaged in16 factors and also 16 rebounds for Houston, which adhered to 6-for-22 three-point capturing in the initial fifty percent with 7-for-15 capturing from behind the arc in the 3rd to get rid of a 17- factor deficiency. P.J. Tucker included 13 rebounds.
Tatum combined 32 factors with 13 rebounds for Boston, while Brown included 22 factors. Marcus Smart racked up 26 for the Celtics, that got 15 rebounds and also 3 blocks from Daniel Theis.
Chicago Bulls 115-125 New York Knicks
Mitchell Robinson racked up 23 factors, Julius Randle included 22 factors and also both gamers got 10 rebounds, aiding host New York break a six-game losing touch with a triumph versus Chicago.
New York opened up a five-game residence stand with its initial win at Madison Square Garden given thatFeb 6. The Knicks are simply 9-20 in the house this period. Chicago shed for the 10 th time in 11 video games in spite of a game-high 26 factors by Zach LaVine. The Bulls completed 1-8 in February to drop a season-low 20 video games under.500
Los Angeles Lakers 88-105 Memphis Grizzlies
Ja Morant tape-recorded 27 factors and also matched his career-high of 14 helps, and also host Memphis broke a five-game losing touch while finishing Los Angeles’ seven-game win string.
Dillon Brooks racked up 24 factors, and also Jonas Valanciunas included 22 factors and also 20 rebounds for the Grizzlies, that recovered the last of 4 conferences versus the Lakers this period. It was the 2nd straight 20- rebound initiative for Valanciunas.
LeBron James had 19 factors, 10 helps and also 8 rebounds for Los Angeles, which saw its seven-game winning touch pertained to an end. Anthony Davis had 15 factors and also 9 rebounds, and also the 88 factors are a period reduced for the Lakers.
Portland Trailblazers 117-129 Atlanta Hawks
Trae Young led a well balanced strike with his 26 th double-double of the period and also paced Atlanta to a gain seeing Portland.
Young had 25 factors – consisting of 10- for-10 from the line – and also 15 helps and also was just one of 6 Atlanta gamers that racked up in dual numbers. The Hawks additionally obtained 24 factors and also 10 recoils from John Collins, his 19 th double-double.
Portland was led by C.J. McCollum with 35 factors. The Trail Blazers additionally obtained 21 factors and also 13 recoils from Hassan Whiteside and also 15 factors from Gary Trent Jr.
Brooklyn Nets 113-116 Miami Heat
Kendrick Nunn racked up 21 factors and also struck a clutch three-pointer down the stretch as Miami hung on versus seeingBrooklyn Nunn’s largest shot of the evening was a three-pointer from the best side with one 2nd left on the shot clock that offered Miami a 112-103 lead with 2: 44 staying.
Jimmy Butler divided a set at the line with 9.1 secs staying to make it 115-113, and also the Nets called a timeout. Spencer Dinwiddie ended up tossing the sphere right into the 2nd row after Joe Harris was late to give a display off an inbounds have fun with 1.7 secs left. Miami protected its 2nd straight success when Goran Dragic struck a cost-free toss with four-tenths of a 2nd left.
Indiana Pacers 113-104 Cleveland Cavaliers
T.J. Warren racked up 30 factors, making 14 of 20 shots from the area, as seeing Indiana beatCleveland Malcolm Brogdon gathered 22 factors and also 8 helps for the Pacers, that have actually won 5 of their last 6 competitions complying with a season-high six-game skid.
Indiana’s Victor Oladipo racked up a season-high 19 factors in his 10 th video game given that returning from a perennial lack from a fractured ligament in his best knee.
The Pacers’ Domantas Sabonis tape-recorded his 46 th double-double of the period with 18 factors and also 13 rebounds.
Cleveland’s Andre Drummond gathered 27 factors and also 13 rebounds in his return from a two-game lack as a result of a left calf bone pressure. He additionally had 4 helps and also 4 takes.
Orlando Magic 113-114 San Antonio Spurs
Bryn Forbes had 5 factors in a late run and also Trey Lyles racked up a season-high 20 factors as San Antonio outlived seeing Orlando.
With the video game linked at 111, Forbes put in a three-pointer with 50.5 secs to play to place the Spurs in front 114-111 Markelle Fultz’s jumper with 40.3 secs left brought the Magic to within one factor.
Orlando’s Evan Fournier missed out on a jumper that can have won the video game with 2.2 secs to play, enabling the Spurs to break a two-game slide. Fournier led the Magic with 23 factors. Rudy Gay included 19 factors for the Spurs.
Golden State Warriors 115-99 Phoenix Suns
Seven of the 8 Golden State gamers that saw activity racked up in dual numbers as the injury-riddled club rallied previous host Phoenix as Rookie get Eric Paschall had a game-high 25 factors, and also Damion Lee enhanced 20 factors with a game-high-tying 8 helps for Golden State, which broke an eight-game losing touch and also made a split in the four-game period collection withPhoenix The Warriors’ last 3 victories have actually all begun the roadway.
Devin Booker had a team-high 21 factors, and also Deandre Ayton 20 to opt for a game-high-tying 9 rebounds for the Suns, that shed both ends of a residence back-to-back after dropping 113-111 to Detroit on Friday.