Perfect shooting, perfect comeback for Durant as Nets rap Pelicans

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Kevin Durant scored 17 points in his timely return from a 23-game injury absence as the Brooklyn Nets clobbered the New Orleans Pelicans, 139-111, on Wednesday in New York. It was a perfect shooting night for Durant whose return came after star point guard James Harden went out with a hamstring […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsApr 8th, 2021Related News

LaMarcus Aldridge joins loaded Brooklyn Nets

Aldridge reached a buyout agreement with the Spurs on Thursday (Friday, Manila) and quickly became a coveted free agent for contending teams......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsMar 28th, 2021Related News

Ingram rampant as Pelicans deal depleted Lakers third straight loss

The shorthanded Los Angeles Lakers continued to reel after suffering their third straight loss, this time at the hands of the New Orleans Pelicans, 128-111......»»

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Ingram rampant as Pelicans dump depleted LA Lakers

Brandon Ingram scored 36 points as the New Orleans Pelicans took full advantage of LeBron James’ injury absence to pummel the Los Angeles Lakers, 128-111, on Tuesday. Ingram, who was drafted by the Lakers in 2016 but traded away by the club in 2019, sent his former team sliding to defeat in a one-sided game […].....»»

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Rookie Edwards drops 42 vs Suns; Blazers sweep Pelicans

The tandem of rookie Anthony Edwards and big man Karl-Anthony Towns both topped 40 points to help the Minnesota Timberwolves defeat the Phoenix Suns, 123-119, on the road on Thursday (Friday, Manila time)......»»

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Lakers complete season sweep of Wolves; Blazers storm back vs Pelicans

Following a seesaw battle in the three periods that saw the Wolves lead by as much as seven, the Lakers went on a run to enter the fourth quarter ahead, 102-94......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsMar 17th, 2021Related News

Euro stars tame Spurs

NEW YORK (AFP) — Luka Doncic was solid at both ends of the floor, and Kristaps Porzingis dominated in the paint as the Dallas Mavericks kicked off the second half of the National Basketball Association season by rallying to beat San Antonio, 115-104, on Wednesday. The usual suspects stood out for Dallas as Slovenia’s Doncic […] The post Euro stars tame Spurs appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsMar 11th, 2021Related News

Grizzlies, Mavs top opponents to begin second half of NBA season

Three days after its All-Star festivities in Atlanta, the NBA opened the latter half of its 72-game regular season with the Memphis Grizzlies and the Dallas Mavericks posting wins over the Washington Wizards, and the San Antonio Spurs, respectively......»»

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Jalen Green, Ignite headed to G League playoffs after demolition of Spurs

Prior to their win against the Spurs, the prospect-led Ignite went 3-7 in their last 10 games before pulling out the clutch victory to nab the last spot in the playoffs......»»

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Zion dominant as Pelicans upset Jazz; Sixers rebound

Los Angeles---Zion Williamson produced a dominant performance as the New Orleans Pelicans upset the league-leading Utah Jazz with a 129-124 victory on Monday......»»

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Jazz thump Lakers, Dort powers OKC past Spurs

Los Angeles, United States---The Utah Jazz manhandled the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday (Thursday Philippine time), improving on their league-leading record with a pitiless 114-89 victory......»»

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Nets end road trip with win over Clippers; Ingram powers Pelicans

Los Angeles---James Harden finished with 37 points and 11 rebounds as the Brooklyn Nets improved to 7-0 against Pacific Division teams this season with a 112-108 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsFeb 22nd, 2021Related News

Mavericks shoot down Pelicans

LOS ANGELES (AFP) — Luka Doncic scored a career-high 46 points to propel the Dallas Mavericks to a fourth straight National Basketball Association victory, 143-130, over the New Orleans Pelicans. Doncic added 12 assists and eight rebounds — his seventh career game with at least 40 points and 10 assists. Kristaps Porzingis added 36 points […] The post Mavericks shoot down Pelicans appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 13th, 2021Related News

Jazz continue hot streak vs Celtics; Warriors avenge loss to Spurs

The Celtics looked dangerously close to handing the Jazz a loss when they cut Utah's lead down to four, 104-108, with three minutes left in the fourth salvo......»»

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Washington sends Heat reeling anew; Pelicans cool off Suns

The Washington Wizards sent the Miami Heat into a losing streak anew after winning their matchup, 103-100, on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time)......»»

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Simmons 1 of 9 NBA stars on Australia& rsquo;s Olympic team

Melbourne---Two-time NBA All-Star Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles and San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills were included Wednesday in Australia’s Tokyo Olympic squad as they target an elusive gold medal......»»

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Simmons among nine NBA stars on Australia Olympic squad

Two-time NBA All-Star Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles and San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills were included Wednesday in Australia’s Tokyo Olympic squad as they target an elusive gold medal. They are among nine NBA players on the team, although new head coach Brian Goorjian also opted for some young […] The post Simmons among nine NBA stars on Australia Olympic squad appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 3rd, 2021Related News

Clarkson propels Jazz to 10th win in a row; Pelicans nip Wizards

Though coming off the bench, Clarkson had a game-high 31 points in just 32 minutes of play to lead his team to their 10th win in a row......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 28th, 2021Related News

Wood stars as Rockets thump Spurs, 109-105

Los Angeles---The Houston Rockets put this week’s franchise-altering trade in the rear view mirror on Thursday night as they kicked off their post-James Harden era with a gutsy comeback NBA win over the San Antonio Spurs......»»

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Lillard scores 40 as Trailblazers dump Kings; Clippers overcome Pelicans

A total of three games were postponed today due to health protocols, adding to the league's woes due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic......»»

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