The next game day of the regular NBA championship consisted of four games.
High scoring game Kawai Leonard (36+9 rebounds) was not enough, “San Antonio” to on the road to beat the “new York”. Key in the match was the third quarter, during which the Knicks played the 6-point gap and created a small gap before the decisive 12-minute. In the climactic moments of the match hand Carmelo Anthony (25+7 rebounds) did not flinch.
“Detroit” was honored on a bright comeback in the away match with “Toronto”. Canadians for three quarters confidently controlled the course of the game, however, too early slowed down, for which he was punished. Distant hit of Caldwell-Pope helped the pistons to make the biggest comeback in franchise history since moving to Detroit in 1957-58 season.
Minnesota easily defeated the reservists “Chicago” – the young stars of the “wolves” Wiggins and Townes together scored 49 points, while Spanish point guard Ricky Rubio was not so far from the trip-double (17+7 rebounds+10 assists). “Chicago” suffered a third defeat in a row and is on the verge of departure from the zone playoffs.
“Sacramento” at the expense of four victories in last five matches to go in the fight for the eighth line in the West. Today the “kings” more after the break put the squeeze on “new Orleans”. The main Creator of the success was DeMarcus cousins (28+14 rebounds+7 assists).
The results of the matches of the day:
Minnesota – Chicago 117:89 (34:17, 23:23, 27:25, 33:24)
New York – San Antonio 94:90 (18:21, 24:27, 27:17, 25:25)
Toronto – Detroit 101:102 (27:25, 24:20, 31:21, 19:36)
Sacramento – New Orleans 105:99 (23:29, 30:27, 23:17, 29:26)
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