D’Angelo Russell took over within the 1/3 extra time, scoring 14 of his 36 issues, and the short-handed Brooklyn Nets outlasted the host Cleveland Cavaliers for a wild 148-139 victory on Wednesday.
Feb 13, 2019; Cleveland, OH, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard D’Angelo Russell (1) celebrates with ahead Joe Harris (12) snf ahead DeMarre Carroll (nine) within the 1/3 extra time in opposition to the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Enviornment. David Richard-USA TODAY Sports activities
Russell started the sport through lacking 10 of his first 11 photographs, however he was once 6 of 6 within the 1/3 extra time and completed 13 of 30 from the ground.
After the Nets pressured a 3rd extra time on a buzzer-beating Three-pointer through DeMarre Carroll, Russell made a handful of performs to assist the Nets snap a four-game highway shedding streak of their closing sport sooner than the All-Megastar spoil.
Cleveland’s Jordan Clarkson scored a game-high 42 issues, hitting 7 of 17 Three-point makes an attempt.
Dollars 106, Pacers 97
Giannis Antetokounmpo produced 33 issues, 19 rebounds and 11 assists for his 5th triple-double of the season as Milwaukee rallied for a victory over Indiana in Indianapolis.
Malcolm Brogdon scored 17 issues and Khris Middleton added 15 as Milwaukee gained for the 14th time in its previous 16 video games. The Dollars (43-14) personal the most efficient listing within the NBA heading into the All-Megastar spoil.
Bojan Bogdanovic scored 20 issues for the Pacers, who had a six-game successful streak halted. Domantas Sabonis recorded 14 issues and 9 rebounds.
Nuggets 120, Kings 118
Nikola Jokic had 20 issues, 18 rebounds and 11 assists, and he tipped in his personal leave out with Zero.Three seconds left to offer host Denver a win over Sacramento.
Paul Millsap completed with 25 issues and 13 rebounds, and Isaiah Thomas scored 8 issues in 13 mins all the way through his Denver debut. The Nuggets gained regardless of trainer Michael Malone and guard Malik Beasley being ejected. Beasley completed with 21 issues sooner than getting tossed.
Pal Hield had 25 issues and Harrison Barnes completed with 19 issues and 11 rebounds for the Kings.
Path Blazers 129, Warriors 107
Damian Lillard scored 29 issues and Portland used a overdue 16-Zero run to blow away visiting Golden State.
Jake Layman added 17 issues off the bench as 8 avid gamers scored in double figures for the Path Blazers, who snapped Golden State’s five-game win streak.
Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry every scored 32 issues for the Warriors, who had gained 16 in their earlier 17 contests. Golden State performed with out heart DeMarcus Cousins and key reserves Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston to offer them some leisure.
Celtics 118, Pistons 110
Jayson Tatum led six Boston avid gamers in double figures with 19 issues as the house staff ended Detroit’s four-game successful streak.
Gordon Hayward contributed 18 issues and 8 assists, whilst Al Horford provided 17 issues, 14 rebounds and 8 assists. Jaylen Brown had 17 issues and 7 rebounds, Marcus Sensible added 16 issues and 5 assists, and Marcus Morris chipped in 11 issues.
Blake Griffin led Detroit with 32 issues, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Andre Drummond had 21 issues, 17 rebounds and 4 steals for the Pistons.
Timberwolves 121, Rockets 111
Jeff Teague produced a double-double whilst Karl-Anthony Cities led a dominant efficiency within the paint through Minnesota, which used a balanced scoring assault to thwart James Harden and Houston in Minneapolis.
Rookie Josh Okogie equipped a spark through scoring 16 issues and taking part in vigorous protection on Harden, who nonetheless prolonged his streak of 30-point video games to 31 with 42 issues, matching Wilt Chamberlain for the second-longest streak in NBA historical past. Harden has recorded 22 40-point video games this season.
Teague paced seven Timberwolves in double figures with 27 issues and added a game-high 12 assists. Cities paired 25 issues with a team-best 9 rebounds. Chris Paul added 16 issues and 8 assists for Houston whilst Kenneth Faried chipped in 12 issues and 11 rebounds.
Warmth 112, Mavericks 101
Dwyane Wade performed his ultimate sport at longtime nemesis Dallas and made it a memorable one with a game-high 22 issues, and Miami rode a dominant 1/3 quarter to a victory.
Wade, 37, led the Warmth previous the Mavs within the 2006 NBA Finals. 5 years later, Dallas and Dirk Nowitzki repaid Wade through successful the Finals in six video games on Miami’s house flooring.
After Wednesday’s sport, Nowitzki, who could also be nearing the tip of his profession, exchanged jerseys with Wade. Nowitzki, 40, who has but to formally announce that this, his 21st season, might be his closing, completed with 12 issues in 17 mins, however he was once nowhere close to his potency degree of seasons previous, capturing five of 14 from the ground and simply 2 of 10 from past the Three-point arc.
76ers 126, Knicks 111
New York erased a lot of a 26-point, third-quarter deficit however may no longer entire the comeback in opposition to visiting Philadelphia, which prolonged the Knicks’ franchise-record, single-season shedding streak.
The Knicks have dropped 18 immediately, two shy of the franchise’s all-time listing, a 20-game streak that spanned the 1984-85 and 1985-86 seasons. The skid is the longest within the NBA for the reason that Memphis Grizzlies dropped 19 immediately closing season.
Joel Embiid led Philadelphia with 26 issues and 14 rebounds. Tobias Harris scored 25 issues, his best general in 4 video games since being bought through the 76ers on Feb. 6. Allonzo Trier scored 19 issues to steer an excellent efficiency through Knicks reserves, who accounted for 74 issues.
Raptors 129, Wizards 120
Pascal Siakam scored 19 of his career-best 44 issues within the 1/3 quarter and grabbed 10 rebounds as Toronto defeated visiting Washington and entered the All-Megastar spoil with a six-game successful streak.
The Raptors trailed through as many as 12 issues within the 1/3 quarter however scored 44 issues within the duration to take a 10-point lead getting into the fourth. OG Anunoby had 10 issues within the 1/3 quarter and completed with a career-best 22 issues for Toronto, which was once with out Kawhi Leonard on account of a sore left knee.
Bradley Beal led Washington with 28 issues and 11 assists, Jeff Inexperienced added 23 issues, and Jabari Parker had 22 issues and 9 rebounds.
Bulls 122, Grizzlies 110
Otto Porter Jr. scored a career-high 37 issues on 16-for-20 capturing, and Chicago pulled away for a win over visiting Memphis.
Robin Lopez contributed a season-high 25 issues on 10-for-15 capturing for the Bulls, who gained for handiest the fourth time of their previous 22 video games. Lauri Markkanen completed with 21 issues and 10 rebounds for his 8th double-double prior to now 9 video games.
Memphis misplaced for the second one consecutive sport after falling quick through one level to the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night time. Avery Bradley led the Grizzlies in scoring for a moment consecutive contest as he completed with 15 issues on 7-for-12 capturing.
Clippers 134, Suns 107
Lou Williams scored 17 of his game-high 30 issues within the first part as Los Angeles constructed a large lead on visiting Phoenix and coasted to a victory.
The win was once the Clippers’ 12th immediately over the Suns courting to April 2016. Phoenix, led through Kelly Oubre Jr. with a season-high 28 issues, misplaced its 15th in a row and has dropped 11 immediately at the highway.
Los Angeles scored its second-most issues of the season, with Danilo Gallinari contributing 20 and Montrezl Harrell including 19.
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