NBA Review of what has been the third day of competition in the NBA
Warren, in a game with the Pacers. AP
TJ Warren, getting his scoring cap (53 points) and 3s (9), has guided the Pacers to victory versus the Embiid Sixers (41 points and 21 rebounds).
Warren has had the game of his life and the team has been thrown behind him before the loss of Domantas Sabonis. His first quarter, 19 points, glimpsed what could happen during the game. In the end it’s done with 53 points, with 11 of 17 on shots from two, 9 of 12 on triples and 4 of 4 on free throws. To this he has added 4 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 blocks in the 41 minutes he has been on the court. This has been The third highest scoring in Pacers history, behind Reggie Miller’s 57 and Jermaine O’Neal’s 55.. Warren has had the help of Victor Oladipo, who in the previous one had confirmed his presence in the match, with 15 points and 7 rebounds.
The Sixers, who they couldn’t do anything in defense against Warrenhave had in Joel Embiid with 41 points and 21 rebounds to his best man. The pivot cameruns have been accompanied by Tobias Harris, author of 30 points and Ben Simmons with 19 points and 13 rebounds.
With this victory, the Pacers maintain their lead over the Sixers in their fight for fifth place in the Eastern Conference. After this match, Nate McMillan’s men were one match ahead of Brett Brown’s.
Miami Heat vs Denver Nuggets
The Miami Heat beat the Denver Nuggets in the opening game on the third day of competition 125-105. Erik Spoelstra’s, with a great second half, have achieved an impressive victory. The Nuggets, have accused the losses of Jamal Murray, Gary Harris and Will Barton and they have not been able to face the defense of the set of Florida. From the Heat, the best have been Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo, both with 22 points. While in Denver, the most prominent have been Nikola Jokic and Jerami Grant with 19 points.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Utah Jazz
The Oklahoma City Thunder have beaten the Utah Jazz 110-94. An encounter in which the Jazz have failed keep up the pace and the tough defense planted by Billy Donovan players. Under the baton of Chris Paul (18 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists), the Thunder are placed in fifth place in the Western Conference and they remain half a game behind their rival today, where they have highlighted the 13 points of Donovan Mitchell.
Los Angeles Clippers vs New Orleans Pelicans
Game without history between Clippers and Pelicans, where the former have won a comfortable victory by 126 to 103. Los angeles triples, 25 in total, have allowed this advantage. Paul george, with 28 points and the author of 8 triples, has been the best player of the Clippers. While in the Pelicans, Brandon Ingram has been the top scorer with 14 points. Zion Williamson He has stayed at 7 points in the 14 minutes he has been on the court.