Last night saw an amazing round of results in the NBA.
The highest NBA scoring-team Brooklyn Nets paid for its inattention in guarding to give the Wizards a remarkable comeback win ending their winning streak of the season. Washington Wizards scored an impressive 121 points in the last three quarters, 48 in the fouth period, 30 in the final 5.8 minutes of the last quarter and a remarkable 8 in the last 8.1 seconds of the game after the Nets went up to an early nine point lead .
Denver Nuggets also ended the winning streak of Utah Jazz shocking them to a 128-117 to hand them their first loss of the season. Nicola Jokic the ‘Joker’ was the hero for the Nuggets as he powered them with a whopping (47PTS, 11REB, 5AST ,2STL, 1BLK) crowning a magnificent performance.
Elsewhere, Philadephia 76ers won their first game of the NBA season without their talisman Embiid. 76ers defeated Indiana Pacers 119-110 aftwr trailing with almost 20 points in the first two quarters. Ben Simmons together with Tobias Harris stepped up in Embiid absence to tail ( 26PTS, 6REB, 7AST, 4STL), (27PTS, 8REB, 4AST) respectively. Malcolm Brogdon tailed (25PTS, 5 REB, 4 AST) for Utah Jazz but it wasn’t enough as they lost their first game of the season.
Checkout the full round of results which took place yesterday;
LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS 129
NEW YORK KNICKS 115
UTAH JAZZ 117
DENVER NUGGETS 128
PHILADEPHIA 76ers 119
INDIANA PACERS 110
ORLANDO MAGIC 102
TORONTO RAPTORS 115
BROOKLYN NETS 146
WASHINGTON WIZARDS 149
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS 104
MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES 109
Below are fixtures for Tuesday February 2nd, 2021;
ATLANTA HAWKS V LOS ANGELES LAKERS 12:30 am
MIAMI HEAT V CHARLOTTE HORNETS 12:30 am
MILWAUKEE BUCKS V PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS 1:00 am
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER V HOUSTON ROCKETS 1:00 am
CHICAGO BULLS V NEW YORK KNICKS 1:00 am
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS V MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES 1:00 am
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS V SACREMENTO KINGS 1:00 am
DALLAS MAVERICKS V PHOENIX SUNS 1:30 am
SAN ANTONIO SPURS V MEMPHIZ GRIZZLES 1:30 am
DENVER NUGGETS V DETRIOT PISHONS 2:00 am