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 1. Toronto R. 59-23 
 2. Boston C. 55-27 
 3. Phi.76ers 52-30 
 4. New York K. 29-53 
 5. Brooklyn N. 28-54 
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 1. Cleveland C. 50-32 
 2. Indiana P. 48-34 
 3. Milwaukee B. 44-38 
 4. Detroit P. 39-43 
 5. Chicago B. 27-55 
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 4. Orlando M. 25-57 
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 2. Oklah.City T. 48-34 
 3. Utah Jazz 48-34 
 4. Minnesota T. 47-35 
 5. Denver N. 46-36 
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 1. Golden St.W. 58-24 
 2. LA Clippers 42-40 
 3. LA Lakers 35-47 
 4. Sacramento K. 27-55 
 5. Phoenix Suns 21-61 
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 2. N.Orleans P. 48-34 
 3. San Antonio S. 47-35 
 4. Dallas M. 24-58 
 5. Memphis G. 22-60 
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Points Per Game
 James HARDEN
  Houston R.
  (196-SG-89)
  Avg: 30
 1. Harden, Houston R.30.0 
 2. James, Clevelan.28.4 
 3. Davis, N.Orleans P.28.3 
 4. Durant, Golden S.26.8 
 5. Antetokounmp., Milwauke.26.8 
 6. Lillard, Portland.26.4 
 7. Curry, Golden S.26.1 
 8. Westbrook, Oklah.Ci.25.6 
 9. Cousins, N.Orlean.25.2 
 10. Booker, Phoenix .24.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Andre DRUMMOND
  Detro.
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 16
 1. Drummond, Detro.16.0 
 2. Jordan, LA Clippers15.2 
 3. Cousins, N.Orlean.12.9 
 4. Howard, Charlott.12.5 
 5. Towns, Minnesot.12.4 
 6. Davis, N.Orleans P.11.4 
 7. Embiid, Phi.76ers11.1 
 8. Kanter, New Y.11.0 
 9. Capela, Houston R.11.0 
 10. Whiteside, Miami Heat11.0 
Assists Per Game
 John WALL
  Washington W.
  (193-PG-90)
  Avg: 10
 1. Wall, Washington W.10.0 
 2. Westbrook, Oklah.Ci.10.0 
 3. James, Clevelan.9.1 
 4. Rondo, N.Orleans P.8.7 
 5. Harden, Houston R.8.4 
 6. Simmons, Phi.76ers8.1 
 7. Paul, Houston R.7.5 
 8. Green, Golden S.7.4 
 9. Ball, LA Lakers7.2 
 10. Lowry, Toronto R.7.1 
Steals Per Game
 Victor OLADIPO
  Indiana P.
  (193-G-92)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Oladipo, Indiana P.2.4 
 2. Dunn, Chicago B.2.0 
 3. George, Oklah.Ci.2.0 
 4. Bledsoe, Milwaukee B.1.9 
 5. Butler, Minnesot.1.9 
 6. Harris, Denver N.1.8 
 7. Harden, Houston R.1.8 
 8. Westbrook, Oklah.Ci.1.8 
 9. Simmons, Phi.76ers1.7 
 10. Paul, Houston R.1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Anthony DAVIS
  N.Orleans P.
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Davis, N.Orleans P.2.5 
 2. Porzingis, New Y.2.4 
 3. Gobert, Utah Jazz2.3 
 4. Capela, Houston R.1.9 
 5. Embiid, Phi.76ers1.8 
 6. Whiteside, Miami Heat1.7 
 7. Drummond, Detro.1.7 
 8. Turner, Indiana P.1.7 
 9. Durant, Golden S.1.6 
 10. Cousins, N.Orlean.1.6 
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Rockets top Nuggets 109-105 behind Harden's triple-double - Mar 19, 2017


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James Harden (6'5''-SG-89, college: Arizona St.) scored 40 points and finished with a triple-double as the Houston Rockets snapped the Denver Nuggets' four-game winning streak with a 109-105 victory Saturday night. Harden, who shook off a hard fall in the third quarter, had 10 rebounds and 10 assists. With his team trailing 107-105, Nuggets guard Will Barton (6'6''-SG-91, college: Memphis) missed a 3-pointer and a layup in the final 30 seconds. After Barton's errant 3-point attempt, Harden missed at the other end and Nikola Jokic (6'10''-C-95, agency: BeoBasket) corralled the rebound. But then Barton missed a layup that would have tied it with about five seconds left, and Harden drew a foul. He sank both free throws to reach 40 points for the second time in two nights. The Nuggets missed five three throws late in the game, including two by Barton. Nene, who played the first decade of his 14-year NBA career in Denver, had 14 points and seven rebounds for the Rockets. Gary Harris (6'4''-G-94, college: Michigan St.) led Denver with 17 points. Harden scored 18 points in the third quarter, including Houston's final 16 of the period. He capped the run with a buzzer-beating 3 that gave the Rockets an 80-74 lead. It wasn't all rosy for Harden, however. He hit the floor hard on his right elbow after fouling Mason Plumlee (6'11''-F-90, college: Duke) in the final minute of the third quarter. Harden sat on the floor for about 30 seconds surrounded by his concerned teammates before getting up and shaking it off. Before finding their touch late, the Rockets misfired from long range for much of the night. They made just one of 15 shots from beyond the arc before Ryan Anderson swished one to break a 61-all tie late in the third quarter. Nobody other than Harden scored again for the Rockets until Eric Gordon banked in a jumper a minute into the fourth. The Nuggets built a 56-51 halftime lead behind 13 points from Juancho Hernangomez, who replaced Danilo Gallinari (left knee) in the starting lineup. Hernangomez didn't do much after the break, though. Also out for Denver were Wilson Chandler (groin) and Darrell Arthur (knees). 'We're undermanned once again, but a great opportunity for all those other guys,' coach Michael Malone said before tip-off. 'A great opportunity for guys like Juancho and Jamal (Murray) to go out there and compete for 48 and see where we are.' At the end of the night, the Nuggets found themselves just 1 1/2 games in front of Portland for the final playoff berth in the Western Conference. The Trail Blazers won in Atlanta, 113-97.
Courtesy of: coloradoan.com

  




Chris Paul
Rockets stuff Warriors in thrilling Game 5 to take 3-2 series lead - 48 minutes ago
The red t-shirts that canvassed the Toyota Center stands proved prophetic: Houston Strong indeed. The Rockets find themselves just one win away from a monumental upset of the Golden State Warriors after a 98-94 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals on Thursday. Despite giving up a double-digit lead in the first half, and even with nine-time All-Star Chris Paul (6'0''-PG-85, college: Wake Forest) having to leave the wild game for good with just 22.4 seconds left because of an appa...   [read more]

LeBron James
Celtics beat Cavs 96-83 in Game 5, lead East finals 3-2 - 1 day ago
LeBron James (6'8''-SF-84) is tired. The young Boston Celtics seem to be getting stronger. Rookie Jayson Tatum (6'8''-F-98, college: Duke) scored 24 points - his ninth 20-point game of the postseason - and Boston beat Cleveland 96-83 on Wednesday night to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals. The Celtics held James to two fourth-quarter points, earning their 10th straight victory in Boston to remain perfect at home this postseason and move within one win of their...   [read more]

LeBron James
LeBron James, James Harden unanimously selected to All-NBA First Team - 15 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (6'8''-SF-84) has been unanimously selected to the 2017-18 All-NBA First Team, giving him an NBA-record 12 First Team honors in his 15-year career. James has passed Kobe Bryant and Karl Malone, who both finished with 11 First Team selections. Houston Rockets guard James Harden (6'5''-SG-89, college: Arizona St.) also received All-NBA First Team votes on all 100 ballots, joining James as a unanimous selection. Harden, who led the NBA in scoring aver...   [read more]


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