It was a busy night around the NBA on Sunday, with 11 games on deck.
Here’s the key storylines from tonight’s games:
- The Lakers pick up their first win against the Clippers this season in a blockbuster battle
- Jrue Holiday powered the Pels past the Wolves with 37 points as they keep their playoff hopes alive
- OKC pull off another big comeback win after trailing by as many as 18 points against the Celtics
- Duncan Robinson drains 7 three-pointers for the third-straight game in the Heat’s win over the Wizards
Catch up on all the scores, stats, news and highlights from each game.
Spencer Dinwiddie and Joe Harris lead the way with 24 points apiece, while Caris LeVert added 23 of his own as the Nets pick up the win in Jacque Vaughn’s first game as head coach.
DJ defends 🤚
Joe dimes ➡️
Caris dunks 🔨 pic.twitter.com/UDkif35qeU
– Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) March 8, 2020
Jrue Holiday filled it up on the road with 37 points, nine rebounds, and eight assists!
Zion Williamson chipped in 23 points, finishing off the play of the game, off the half-court alley-oop dime from Lonzo Ball.
– New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) March 8, 2020
– NBA (@NBA) March 8, 2020
Dennis Schroder came up with the clutch steal and bucket to seal the comeback win for OKC!
He finished with 27 points and six assists, while Chris Paul led them in scoring with 28 points and seven assists.
– OKC THUNDER (@okcthunder) March 9, 2020
Aussie Aron Baynes followed up his career night with another strong performance, adding 24 points on the night.
– NBA (@NBA) March 8, 2020
The Heat closed out the Wizards with a 25-6 run to pick up the big win on the road, led by 27 points, 14 rebounds, and six assists from Bam Adebayo.
Duncan Robinson continued his sizzling shooting form, knocking down 7 three-pointers on his way to 23 pointss. He became just the sixth platyer in NBA history to make 7 threes in three straight games.
Bam putting the team on his back down the stretch 💪 pic.twitter.com/CAjggYIKT9
– Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) March 9, 2020
Domantas Sabonis records his 50th double-double of the season (franchise record), with 20 points, 17 rebounds, and six assists as the Pacers improve to 39-25 on the season.
Victor Oladipo‘s bucket with 38.3 seconds remaining put the Pacers in front for good!
– Indiana Pacers (@Pacers) March 9, 2020
Six Magic players score in double figures led by 24 points off the bench from D.J. Augustin.
– Orlando Magic (@OrlandoMagic) March 9, 2020
The Cavs make it back-to-back wins, with seven players scoring in double figures.
Andre Drummond led the way with 28 points and 17 rebounds, while Matthew Dellavedova continued his impressive playmaking of late, with 14 points and 11 assists.
📊: 14 PTS | 11 AST pic.twitter.com/2jBetmMnsn
– NBA Australia (@NBA_AU) March 9, 2020
Elfrid Payton leads the Knicks with 22 points and 12 rebounds!
EP taking it strong 😤 pic.twitter.com/Kl1DCtGC1o
– NEW YORK KNICKS (@nyknicks) March 9, 2020
HE’S BUILT FOR THIS 🌶️ pic.twitter.com/qDKS4myaxh
– Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) March 9, 2020