The Spurs took advantage of the wear suffered by the Warriors after playing consecutive nights and scored at least 30 points in the first three quarters of the game
One night after stopping at 18 the winning streak of the Phoenix suns, the Golden state warriors were surprised by San antonio spurs, who managed to prevail by 112-107 on the day of this Saturday NBA.
The Spurs took advantage of the wear suffered by the Warriors after playing consecutive nights and they scored at least 30 points in the first three quarters of the game, to ensure the victory against those led by Steve Kerr, who share the best record in the league with the Suns, both at 19-4.
Derrick White scored 25 points to lead the San Antonio, who had a great performance from Dejounte murray, who finished with a double-double of 23 points and 12 rebounds. To this he added seven assists and two steals and became a key piece in this success of the Spurs.
Stephen Curry, as usual, led the attack of the Warriors, with 27 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three steals, but no player on the team came close to 20 points, being Jordan poole, with 15 units, the second best scorer.
Juan Toscano-Anderson He had 13 units (6 of 12 shooting), with seven rebounds and three assists in 32 minutes on the court.
In another meeting on this date, Kevin Durant could not keep winners to his Brooklyn nets for the second day in a row, falling 107-111 to the Bulls from Chicago.
Durant scored 28 points, with 10 rebounds, four assists and two blocks, to command an attack from the Nets which also had 20 units of LaMarcus Aldridge and 14 goals and 14 assists from James harden.
Zach Lavine, with 31 points, eight rebounds and six passes for scoring, along with DeMar DeRozan, who left with 29 points and six rebounds, supported the Chicago team’s attack.
Despite the defeat, the Nets (16-7) remain in first place in the Eastern Conference of the NBA.
In Sacramento, the combination of Paul george and Marcus morris, it was not enough to give victory to the Clippers and the Los Angeles team ended up losing this Saturday (99-104) to the Kings.
George, who the night before finished scoring the triple-double (19 points, nine assists and eight rebounds) against the Lakers, scored 15 units and distributed 10 passes for scoring, crediting himself with a double-double, while Morris He finished for the second game in line as the team’s leading scorer with 21 points.
The spanish Serge Ibaka started as the holder in the Clippers and got two points, a rebound and an assist.
Terence davis scored six 3-point shots and finished with 28, to be the lynchpin on which the offense turned. Kings, who had the contribution of Tyrese haliburton, with 18 units and De’Aaron Fox with 17 points, eight boards and five assists.
In another western game, Desmond bane scored 29 points and took nine rebounds to lead the attack of the Memphis Grizzlies, who were able to maintain the advantage against a spectacular Tim Hardaway Jr., who in the last 12 minutes of the game scored 20 of the 29 goals he scored in the match, to defeat 97-90, Dallas mavericks.
The spanish Santi Aldama scored two units and took four rebounds to contribute to the success of the winners, who shot again without Ja morant, who has been out for the fourth consecutive game due to a sprained left knee, an absence that has been replaced perfectly, since those led by Taylor jenkins, have been victorious in those four commitments.
Hardaway Jr. who shot 18-7 from the field, became the central figure of the Dallas team in the absence of Luka doncic, who was not in the game this Saturday due to ailments in his left ankle, this being the fourth defeat of those led by Jason kidd without the presence of the star base, along with the three who suffered last month, when he could not see action due to ankle and knee sprains.
In the rest of the matches of the day, the Serbian Nikola Joki He scored 32 points and took 11 rebounds to lead the victory of the Denver nuggets 113-99 before New York Knicks; Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jimmy butler were the great absentees in the game that was defined with victory for the Milwaukee bucks 124-102 about Miami Heat.
In turn, Boston Celtics regained the path of triumph by defeating 145-117 the Portland Trail Blazers. In this meeting the Spanish Juancho Hernangmez he scored three points and had three rebounds during the 13 minutes he played.
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