The Argentine base Facundo Campazzo He handed out 13 assists last night in the Denver Nuggets’ victory over the Houston Rockets 129-116, which was a career-high in the field since his arrival in the NBA.
The 31-year-old from Cordoba was even just two short of matching the limit set by an Argentine, which is owned by Emanuel Ginobili since March 2, 2013 when he did it in a game between the San Antonio Spurs and the Sacramento Kings.
Campazzo, who started last night at the Ball Arena in Denver, was not fine for the basket and finished with just 5 points in 33 minutes of play (1-5 on the court, 0-3 on triples and 3-3 on free). He also had three steals, two rebounds and a loss.
The eaves Michael Porter Jr., with 39 points, he also reached an individual record and was the top scorer of the game, in which the Serbian excelled Nikola Jokic, author of 24 points, 12 assists and 8 rebounds.
The Nuggets, fourth-best record in the Western Conference (39-21), will play again at home tomorrow against the Memphis Grizzlies from 22.
Saturday’s NBA results: Denver Nuggets 129-Houston Rockets 116; Utah Jazz 96-Minnesota Timberwolves 101; Dallas Mavericks 108-Los Ángeles Lakers 93; Miami Heat 106-Chicago Bulls 101; New Orleans Pelicans 108-San Antonio Spurs 110; Indiana Pacers 115-Detroit Pistons 109; Milwaukee Bucks 132-Philadelphia 76ers. 94 y New York Knicks 120-Toronto Raptors 103.
Today’s matches: Charlotte Hornets-Boston Celtics; Brooklyn Nets-Phoenix Suns; Portland Trail Blazers-Memphis Grizzlies; Washington Wizards-Cleveland Cavaliers; Atlanta Hawks-Milwaukee Bucks; Orlando Magic-Indiana Pacers y Golden State Warriors-Sacramento Kings.