The streak of Memphis was simply impressive, but in Dallas the machine of star player Ja Morant and co .. With 19 points, it remained somewhat below expectations, especially his 8 ball losses were striking.
Luka Doncic took advantage of that to make the difference for Dallas. With a “behind the back” assist and his best impersonation of Mavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki, he was ubiquitous.
In the end, the young Slovenian was good for 27 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, a triple-double.
In tonight’s top match, the Chicago Bulls were no match for the Golden State Warriors. In the United Center, the home team went under for the second time in a row: 96-138.
Also here a handsome “behind the back” assist from veteran Andre Iguodala. Stephen Curry (19 points) had a quiet evening, Klay Thompson got some rest.
Chicago remains the leader in the East with 27 wins and 13 losses, on the other side of the country Phoenix, who won last night against Indiana (94-112), is the leader with 32 wins and just 9 losses.
Charlotte Hornets – Orlando Magic: 109-116
Detroit Pistons – Toronto Raptors: 103-87
Indiana Pacers – Phoenix Suns: 94-112
Philadelphia 76ers – Boston Celtics: 111-99
Chicago Bulls – Golden State Warriors: 96-138
Miami Heat – Atlanta Hawks: 124-118
San Antonio Spurs – Cleveland Cavaliers: 109-114
Memphis Grizzlies – Dallas Mavericks: 85-112
Sacramento Kings – Houston Rockets: 126-114