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 1 Toronto R. 33-13 
 2 Philadelphia 76ers 29-16 
 3 Boston C. 26-18 
 4 Brooklyn N. 23-23 
 5 New York K. 10-33 
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 2 Indiana P. 29-14 
 3 Detroit P. 19-24 
 4 Chicago B. 10-34 
 5 Cleveland C. 9-36 
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 2 Charlotte H. 20-23 
 3 Orlando M. 19-25 
 4 Washington W. 18-26 
 5 Atlanta H. 14-30 
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 2 Portland TB 27-19 
 3 Oklah.City T. 26-17 
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 1 Golden St.W. 31-14 
 2 LA Clippers 24-20 
 3 LA Lakers 24-21 
 4 Sacramento K. 23-21 
 5 Phoenix Suns 11-34 
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 2 Houston R. 25-19 
 3 N.Orleans P. 21-24 
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Points Per Game
 James HARDEN
  Houston R.
  (196-SG-89)
  Avg: 35.4
 1. Harden, Houston R.35.4 
 2. Curry, Golden S.29.8 
 3. Davis, N.Orleans P.29.4 
 4. Durant, Golden S.28.2 
 5. Leonard, Toronto R.27.6 
 6. James, LA Lakers27.3 
 7. Embiid, Philadel.27.0 
 8. George, Oklah.Ci.26.6 
 9. Antetokounmp., Milwauke.26.4 
 10. Lillard, Portland.26.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Andre DRUMMOND
  Detro.
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 15.2
 1. Drummond, Detro.15.2 
 2. Jordan, Dallas M.13.9 
 3. Davis, N.Orleans P.13.5 
 4. Embiid, Philadel.13.3 
 5. Gobert, Utah Jazz13.0 
 6. Antetokounmp., Milwauke.12.5 
 7. Capela, Houston R.12.5 
 8. Whiteside, Miami Heat12.4 
 9. Towns, Minnesot.12.4 
 10. Vucevic, Orlan.12.0 
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 Russell WESTBROOK
  Oklah.Ci.
  (190-PG-88)
  Avg: 10.6
 1. Westbrook, Oklah.Ci.10.6 
 2. Lowry, Toronto R.9.5 
 3. Wall, Washington W.8.7 
 4. Harden, Houston R.8.5 
 5. Holiday, N.Orlean.8.2 
 6. Simmons, Philadel.8.2 
 7. Teague, Minnesot.8.1 
 8. Paul, Houston R.8.0 
 9. Jokic, Denver N.7.5 
 10. Green, Golden S.7.3 
Steals Per Game
 Russell WESTBROOK
  Oklah.Ci.
  (190-PG-88)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Westbrook, Oklah.Ci.2.6 
 2. Covington, Minnesot.2.3 
 3. George, Oklah.Ci.2.3 
 4. Paul, Houston R.2.1 
 5. Harden, Houston R.2.0 
 6. Leonard, Toronto R.1.9 
 7. Butler, Philadel.1.8 
 8. Fox, Sacramento K.1.8 
 9. Smart, Boston C.1.8 
 10. Davis, N.Orleans P.1.8 
Blocks Per Game
 Myles TURNER
  Indiana P.
  (211-C/F-96)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Turner, Indiana P.2.8 
 2. Davis, N.Orleans P.2.6 
 3. Whiteside, Miami Heat2.4 
 4. McGee, LA Lakers2.3 
 5. Embiid, Philadel.2.0 
 6. Gobert, Utah Jazz2.0 
 7. Lopez, Milwauke.2.0 
 8. Towns, Minnesot.1.9 
 9. Capela, Houston R.1.8 
 10. Robinson, New Y.1.8 
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Day 92 (Regular Season)

Wash.W. 75% Jan.17 New York K.
Charlotte H 51% Jan.17 Sacramento K
Indiana P. 57% Jan.17 Philadelphia
Toronto R. 86% Jan.17 Phoenix Suns
Denver N. 88% Jan.17 Chicago B.
Oklah.City T 58% Jan.17 LA Lakers
LeBron James hurt, but Lakers hang on to beat Warriors 127-101 - Dec 26, 2018


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LeBron James (6'8''-SF-84) prides himself in his durability, being available night after night, game after grueling game. That's why the Lakers star is so mad he got hurt. The Los Angeles Lakers lost LeBron in the third quarter to a strained left groin, then went out and beat the two-time defending champions without him Tuesday night, getting King James' 17 points, 13 rebounds and five assists before the injury in a surprising 127-101 rout of the Warriors. 'I take a lot of pride in it,' James said of always playing. 'That's why it (angered me) not to be able to go back into the game. It's more than anything being available to my teammates, being available to my coaching staff. That's something I take more personal than anything. Hopefully it's not a long thing.' James grabbed at his left groin area with 7:51 left in the third after slipping under the Warriors' basket while trying for a loose ball. He tried to stretch it out, awkwardly walked toward the Lakers bench trying to loosen up before leaving on his own, though gingerly, out the tunnel for the locker room. 'I wasn't able to go back into the game, obviously. I'll get an MRI tomorrow and see what's up,' James said. 'With me with injuries, I'm never too concerned about them. I was able to walk off on my own power. I felt a pop, see if I could stretch it a few times, see if it would relieve but it didn't. ... I did a couple exercises to see if I could continue to go but I didn't feel like it would benefit my team or me. So I came back and got a jump start on the rehab.' He is scheduled for an MRI exam Wednesday and coach Luke Walton is preparing to be without James on Thursday night in Sacramento. James has played in 156 straight games overall and 116 in the regular season. And he's not about to guess whether he will have to miss time. Stephen Curry (6'3''-PG-88, college: Davidson) made consecutive 3s shortly after James exited, and the Warriors got within 78-76 at the 2:48 mark of the third - but Kyle Kuzma (6'9''-F-95, college: Utah) and the persistent Lakers stayed at it every possession. Curry wound up with 15 points but the home fans had seen enough well before the final buzzer and headed out for the rest of Christmas. 'They played like they had nothing to lose. They played like they had a free swing,' Curry said. 'Everybody who touched the ball was aggressive. They just had a different look in their eye and we weren't able to match that. They went out and won the game, that's basically it.' Kuzma contributed 19 points with a pretty baseline 3 late, Ivica Zubac (7'1''-C-97, agency: BeoBasket) had 18 points and 11 rebounds and Rajon Rondo (6'1''-PG-86, college: Kentucky) 15 points and 10 assists off the bench as the Lakers snapped an 11-game losing streak on the Warriors' home floor since a 118-115 overtime win Dec. 22, 2012. Los Angeles also ended a seven-game skid overall in the rivalry with its first win in the series since March 6, 2016. James made it look easy early on, shooting over Jonas Jerebko (6'10''-PF-87) and Kevon Looney (6'9''-F-96, college: UCLA). James hit a turnaround jumper at the 4:39 mark of the second quarter to put the Lakers ahead 52-37 and LA led 65-50 at the break. It was James' second straight Christmas game at Oracle Arena after playing here with the Cavaliers last year and losing 99-92. Walton - a former Warriors top assistant and dear friend of Steve Kerr - got some time with his Hall of Fame dad, Bill, before the game and a few moments to catch up with Curry and share holiday greetings in the hallway after the two-time MVP's warmup routine. Kevin Durant (6'9''-SF-88, college: Texas), playing on a tender left ankle, had 21 points, seven rebounds and seven assists. Andre Iguodala came off the bench and made his initial five shots and 7 of 9 by halftime on the way to a season-high 23 points while also handling some of the load defending James. Golden State shot just 9 for 36 from deep, Curry going 2 of 8 and Durant 3 for 8.
Courtesy of: pressdemocrat.com  




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