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Eastern Conference
Atlantic Div.
 1 Toronto R. 51-22 
 2 Philadelphia 76ers 47-25 
 3 Boston C. 43-29 
 4 Brooklyn N. 38-36 
 5 New York K. 14-59 
Central Div.
 1 Milwaukee B. 54-19 
 2 Indiana P. 44-29 
 3 Detroit P. 37-34 
 4 Chicago B. 21-52 
 5 Cleveland C. 19-54 
Southeast Div.
 1 Miami Heat 35-37 
 2 Orlando M. 35-38 
 3 Charlotte H. 32-39 
 4 Washington W. 30-43 
 5 Atlanta H. 25-48 
Western Conference
Northwest Div.
 1 Denver N. 49-22 
 2 Portland TB 44-27 
 3 Oklah.City T. 43-30 
 4 Utah Jazz 42-30 
 5 Minnesota T. 32-40 
Pacific Div.
 1 Golden St.W. 49-22 
 2 LA Clippers 43-30 
 3 Sacramento K. 35-36 
 4 LA Lakers 31-41 
 5 Phoenix Suns 17-56 
Southwest Div.
 1 Houston R. 46-27 
 2 San Antonio S. 42-31 
 3 N.Orleans P. 31-43 
 4 Memphis G. 29-43 
 5 Dallas M. 28-44 
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Points Per Game
 James HARDEN
  Houston R.
  (196-SG-89)
  Avg: 36.5
 1. J.Harden Houston R.36.5 
 2. P.George Oklah.Ci28.2 
 3. S.Curry Golden S27.8 
 4. G.Antetokounmpo Milwauke27.5 
 5. J.Embiid Philadel27.5 
 6. L.James LA Lakers27.4 
 7. K.Leonard Toron27.2 
 8. K.Durant Golden S27.0 
 9. D.Lillard Portland26.3 
 10. A.Davis N.Orlean26.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Andre DRUMMOND
  Detro
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 15.5
 1. A.Drummond Detro15.5 
 2. J.Embiid Philadel13.8 
 3. D.Jordan Dallas M.13.7 
 4. R.Gobert Utah Jazz12.8 
 5. G.Antetokounmpo Milwauke12.6 
 6. C.Capela Houston R.12.5 
 7. K.Towns Minnesot12.4 
 8. N.Vucevic Orlan12.1 
 9. A.Davis N.Orlean12.1 
 10. H.Whiteside Miami H11.8 
Assists Per Game
 Russell WESTBROOK
  Oklah.Ci
  (190-PG-88)
  Avg: 10.4
 1. R.Westbrook Oklah.Ci10.4 
 2. K.Lowry Toronto R.9.0 
 3. J.Wall Washingt8.7 
 4. J.Teague Minnesot8.2 
 5. C.Paul Houston R.8.1 
 6. L.James LA Lakers8.1 
 7. B.Simmons Philadel7.8 
 8. T.Young Atlanta H.7.8 
 9. J.Holiday N.Orlean7.7 
 10. N.Jokic Denver N.7.6 
Steals Per Game
 Paul GEORGE
  Oklah.Ci
  (206-G/F-90)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. P.George Oklah.Ci2.2 
 2. J.Harden Houston R.2.2 
 3. R.Westbrook Oklah.Ci2.0 
 4. C.Paul Houston R.1.9 
 5. J.Butler Philadel1.8 
 6. M.Smart Boston C.1.8 
 7. K.Leonard Toron1.8 
 8. J.Holiday Chica1.7 
 9. P.Tucker Houston R.1.7 
 10. J.Holiday N.Orlean1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Myles TURNER
  India
  (211-C/F-96)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. M.Turner India2.7 
 2. A.Davis N.Orlean2.4 
 3. M.Robinson New Y2.4 
 4. B.Lopez Milwauke2.3 
 5. R.Gobert Utah Jazz2.2 
 6. H.Whiteside Miami H2.0 
 7. J.McGee LA1.9 
 8. J.Embiid Philadel1.9 
 9. K.Towns Minnesot1.7 
 10. A.Drummond Detro1.7 
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Day 151 (Regular Season)

Charlotte H 65% Mar.23 Boston C.
Wash.W. Mar.23 Miami Heat 60%
Atlanta H. Mar.23 Philadelphia 72%
Chicago B. Mar.23 Utah Jazz 57%
Memphis G. 70% Mar.23 Minn.T.
Golden St.W 81% Mar.23 Dallas M.
Portland TB 63% Mar.23 Detroit P.
Sacramento K 76% Mar.23 Phoenix Suns
Pistons are upset by Kings, Spurs outlast Thunder in double-overtime - Jan 11, 2019


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Cauley-Stein
Host teams show no mercy winning all games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL.

The game between third ranked Pistons (17-23) and fourth ranked Kings (21-21) was the most important one in the last round on Thursday night. Pistons unexpectedly were defeated by in Sacramento 102-112. Kings dominated down low during the game scoring 70 of its points in the paint compared to Pistons' 48. Kings forced 19 Pistons turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 29 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Kings made 8 blocks. Forward Willie Cauley-Stein (213-93, college: Kentucky) fired a double-double by scoring 14 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Guard DeAaron Fox (192-97, college: Kentucky) chipped in 12 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists. Center Andre Drummond (208-93, college: Connecticut) produced a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds for lost side. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Kings maintains fourth place with 21-21 record, which they share with Utah Jazz. Pistons lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the third position with 23 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Miami. First ranked Heat faced 3rd placed Celtics. Host Heat (20-20) defeated guests from Boston (25-16) 115-99. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Celtics. It was a key game for the top position in the league. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Justise Winslow (198-96, college: Duke) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 13 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists. Josh Richardson contributed with 18 points and 6 assists for the winners. Australian-American guard Kyrie Irving (190-92, college: Duke) answered with 22 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for Celtics. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Heat maintains first place with 20-20 record. Celtics at the other side dropped to the second position with 16 games lost. They share it with Oklah.City T.. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Denver. First ranked Nuggets faced their biggest opponent Clippers. Host Nuggets (28-12) smashed guests from Los Angeles (24-17) 121-100. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Clippers. Nikola Jokic stepped up with a triple-double by scoring 18 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists for the winners. At the losing side Tobias Harris responded with a double-double by scoring 18 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Nuggets maintains first place with 28-12 record. Loser Clippers keep the second position with 17 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in San Antonio. First ranked Spurs faced their biggest opponent Thunder. Host Spurs (25-18) defeated guests from Oklahoma City (25-16) 154-147. It was a key game for the top position in the league. LaMarcus Aldridge nailed 56 points (!!!), 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks (made all of his sixteen free throws !!!) for the winning side. Spurs maintains first place with 25-18 record. Thunder lost third consecutive game. They keep the second position with 16 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.



Sacramento K. - Detroit P. 112-102

The game between third ranked Pistons (17-23) and fourth ranked Kings (21-21) was the most important one in the last round on Thursday night. Pistons unexpectedly were defeated by in Sacramento 102-112. Kings dominated down low during the game scoring 70 of its points in the paint compared to Pistons' 48. Kings forced 19 Pistons turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 29 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Kings made 8 blocks. Forward Willie Cauley-Stein (213-93, college: Kentucky) fired a double-double by scoring 14 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Guard DeAaron Fox (192-97, college: Kentucky) chipped in 12 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists. Center Andre Drummond (208-93, college: Connecticut) produced a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds and guard Reggie Bullock (201-91, college: N.Carolina) added 15 points and 6 assists respectively for lost side. Five Kings and four Pistons players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Kings maintains fourth place with 21-21 record, which they share with Utah Jazz. Pistons lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the third position with 23 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Sacramento K.: B.Hield 18+2reb, H.Giles III 14+4reb+3ast, W.Cauley-Stein 14+14reb+5ast, I.Shumpert 13+2reb+2ast, D.Fox 12+5reb+6ast, Y.Ferrell 11+3reb+1ast
Detroit P.: S.Johnson 16+2reb+1ast, B.Brown 15+1reb+2ast, R.Bullock 15+1reb+6ast, A.Drummond 12+11reb+2ast, J.Leuer 9+11reb, L.Galloway 8+3reb+1ast
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Miami Heat - Boston C. 115-99

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Miami. First ranked Heat faced 3rd placed Celtics. Host Heat (20-20) defeated guests from Boston (25-16) 115-99. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Celtics. It was a key game for the top position in the league. They outrebounded Celtics 51-37 including a 41-28 advantage in defensive rebounds. Heat players were unselfish on offense dishing 33 assists comparing to just 20 passes made by Celtics' players. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Justise Winslow (198-96, college: Duke) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 13 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists. Guard Josh Richardson (198-93, college: Tennessee) contributed with 18 points and 6 assists for the winners. Australian-American guard Kyrie Irving (190-92, college: Duke) answered with 22 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists and forward Marcus Morris (206-89, college: Kansas) added 17 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Celtics. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Heat maintains first place with 20-20 record. Celtics at the other side dropped to the second position with 16 games lost. They share it with Oklah.City T.. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Miami Heat: D.Wade 19+1ast, J.Richardson 18+3reb+6ast, D.Jones Jr. 14+7reb, J.Winslow 13+7reb+11ast, J.Johnson 12+5reb+3ast, T.Johnson 11+3reb+1ast
Boston C.: K.Irving 22+5reb+5ast, M.Smart 18+1reb+2ast, J.Tatum 17+4reb+1ast, M.Morris 17+6reb+1ast, G.Hayward 6+1reb+4ast, G.Yabusele 5
gschID: 705428


Denver N. - LA Clippers 121-100

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Denver. First ranked Nuggets faced their biggest opponent Clippers. Host Nuggets (28-12) smashed guests from Los Angeles (24-17) 121-100. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Clippers. They outrebounded Clippers 53-38 including 38 on the defensive glass. Nuggets looked well-organized offensively handing out 29 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Nuggets made 8 blocks. Serbian center Nikola Jokic (209-95, agency: BeoBasket) stepped up with a triple-double by scoring 18 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists for the winners and forward Mason Plumlee (211-90, college: Duke) chipped in 17 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). At the losing side forward Tobias Harris (206-92, college: Tennessee) responded with a double-double by scoring 18 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists and Italian Danilo Gallinari (208-88) scored 18 points and 4 assists. Five Nuggets and four Clippers players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Nuggets maintains first place with 28-12 record. Loser Clippers keep the second position with 17 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Denver N.: J.Murray 23+6reb+2ast, N.Jokic 18+14reb+10ast, M.Plumlee 17+12reb+5ast, M.Beasley 15+1reb+5ast, M.Morris 14+2reb+4ast, T.Craig 14+4reb
LA Clippers: L.Williams 19+5ast, T.Harris 18+11reb+4ast, D.Gallinari 18+3reb+4ast, M.Harrell 16+6reb, T.Wallace 7+4reb+1ast, J.Motley 6+3reb
gschID: 705429


San Antonio S. - Oklah.City T. 154-147

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in San Antonio. First ranked Spurs faced their biggest opponent Thunder. Host Spurs (25-18) defeated guests from Oklahoma City (25-16) 154-147. It was a key game for the top position in the league. Spurs made 26-of-29 charity shots (89.7 percent) during the game. They shot the lights out from three nailing 16 long-distance shots on high 84.2 percentage. Spurs players were unselfish on offense dishing 38 assists. They brought some defensive toughness making 10 blocks. 24 personal fouls committed by Thunder helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (211-85, college: Texas) nailed 56 points (!!!), 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks (made all of his sixteen free throws !!!) for the winning side and guard Derrick White (196-94, college: Colorado) accounted for 23 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. Point guard Russell Westbrook (190-88, college: UCLA) came up with a triple-double by scoring 24 points, 13 rebounds and 24 assists and swingman Paul George (206-90, college: Fresno St.) added 30 points and 8 rebounds respectively for Thunder in the defeat. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Spurs maintains first place with 25-18 record. Thunder lost third consecutive game. They keep the second position with 16 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
San Antonio S.: L.Aldridge 56+9reb+4ast, D.White 23+5reb+8ast, M.Belinelli 19+2reb+1ast, D.DeRozan 16+8reb+11ast, B.Forbes 14+8reb+2ast, P.Mills 14+3reb+6ast
Oklah.City T.: P.George 30+8reb+1ast, J.Grant 25+12reb+1ast, R.Westbrook 24+13reb+24ast, T.Ferguson 21+1reb, S.Adams 19+7reb+1ast, D.Schroeder 14+2reb+4ast
gschID: 705430
  




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