On Wednesday, NBA action, the Golden State Warriors continued their winning run along with a victory over the Charlotte Hornets. Kobe Bryant’s season best had been an inspiration to the Los Angeles Lakers to gain a victory over the Washington Wizards.
Stephen Curry scored 40 points at the start of the season was lengthened to 20-0 with a win of 116-99 over the Hornets. The most impressive performance was Nicolas Batum, and he was contributing 17 points, three assists, and eight rebounds in a losing cause.
Meanwhile, Bryant rolled back the years in the Lakers’ triumph with 108-104 scoring 31 points, three assists and two rebounds over the Wizards. The most prolific player who was in action in Charlotte was John Wall as he scored 34 points, seven rebounds, and 11 assists.
The Los Angeles Clippers were outlasted by Indiana Pacers by 103-91 as Paul George scored 10 rebounds and 31 points. By the end of the second quarter, the Los Angeles Clippers opened up a handy three point lead. In the latter stages of this match, Pacers inspired by George proved too strong. The Detroit Pistons claimed a 127-122 winning the Phoenix Suns as Reggie Jackson scored the 34th point. In the fourth quarter, the Suns were in the lead by nine points. However, the Pistons were capable of cutting the deficit, and they won 15-10 to enhance their home record to 6-2.
The 21st defeat of this season was recorded by Philadelphia 76ers as they went down 99-87 and lost to the New York Knicks. The Knicks were fortunate as Kristaps Porzingis scored 17 points, two assists, and ten rebounds.
The Toronto Raptors won the Atlanta Hawks by 96-86 after they trailed by 14 in the third quarter. 31 points were scored by Kyle Lowry for the Canadians, and he also claimed five assists and five rebounds.
26 points and 19 rebounds were scored by Pau Gasol as the Denver Nuggets lost to the Chicago Bulls by 99 points to 90. The Rockets came back after the first quarter with a claim of 108-101 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
After the first quarter, the Rockets trailed by 12 and improved their season record to a level of 8-11. The Pelicans’ Anthony Davis claimed 13 rebounds and scored 29 points. The Rockets’ James Harden scored 20 points.
In the final match, 95-70 win was achieved by San Antonio Spurs over the Milwaukee Bucks. This is the 10th victory of San Antonio at home.