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 1 Toronto R. 58-24 
 2 Philadelphia 76ers 51-31 
 3 Boston C. 49-33 
 4 Brooklyn N. 42-40 
 5 New York K. 17-65 
Central Div.
 1 Milwaukee B. 60-22 
 2 Indiana P. 48-34 
 3 Detroit P. 41-41 
 4 Chicago B. 22-60 
 5 Cleveland C. 19-63 
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 2 Miami Heat 39-43 
 3 Charlotte H. 39-43 
 4 Washington W. 32-50 
 5 Atlanta H. 29-53 
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Northwest Div.
 1 Denver N. 54-28 
 2 Portland TB 53-29 
 3 Utah Jazz 50-32 
 4 Oklah.City T. 49-33 
 5 Minnesota T. 36-46 
Pacific Div.
 1 Golden St.W. 57-25 
 2 LA Clippers 48-34 
 3 Sacramento K. 39-43 
 4 LA Lakers 37-45 
 5 Phoenix Suns 19-63 
Southwest Div.
 1 Houston R. 53-29 
 2 San Antonio S. 48-34 
 3 Dallas M. 33-49 
 4 Memphis G. 33-49 
 5 N.Orleans P. 33-49 
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Points Per Game
 James HARDEN
  Houston R.
  (196-SG-89)
  Avg: 35.6
 1. Harden Houston R.35.6 
 2. George Oklah.City28.1 
 3. Leonard Toronto R27.7 
 4. Curry Golden S27.5 
 5. James LA Lakers27.4 
 6. Antetokounmpo Milw.27.3 
 7. Durant Golden S26.8 
 8. Booker Phoenix S26.6 
 9. Embiid Philadelphia26.4 
 10. Lillard Portland26.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Andre DRUMMOND
  Detroit
  (208-C-93)
  Avg: 15.5
 1. Drummond Detroit15.5 
 2. Jordan Dallas M.13.7 
 3. Embiid Philadelphia13.1 
 4. Gobert Utah Jazz12.7 
 5. Antetokounmpo Milw.12.5 
 6. Towns Minnesota T12.4 
 7. Capela Houston R.12.3 
 8. Davis N.Orleans P12.0 
 9. Vucevic Orlando M11.8 
 10. Whiteside Miami H11.4 
Assists Per Game
 Russell WESTBROOK
  Okla.
  (190-PG-88)
  Avg: 10.7
 1. Westbrook Okla.10.7 
 2. Wall Washington W8.7 
 3. James LA Lakers8.3 
 4. Teague Minnesota8.2 
 5. Young Atlanta H.8.1 
 6. Lowry Toronto R.8.1 
 7. Rondo LA Lakers8.0 
 8. Paul Houston R.7.7 
 9. Holiday N.Orleans7.7 
 10. Payton N.Orleans7.6 
Steals Per Game
 Robert COVINGTON
  Minnesota
  (206-F-90)
  Avg: 2.3
 1. Covington Minnesota2.3 
 2. George Oklah.City2.2 
 3. Harden Houston R.2.1 
 4. Paul Houston R.2.0 
 5. Westbrook Okla.1.9 
 6. Smart Boston C.1.8 
 7. Drummond Detroit1.7 
 8. Leonard Toronto R1.7 
 9. Oladipo Indiana P1.7 
 10. Butler Philadelphia1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Myles TURNER
  Indiana P.
  (211-C/F-96)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Turner Indiana P.2.6 
 2. Robinson New Y2.4 
 3. Davis N.Orleans P2.4 
 4. Gobert Utah Jazz2.3 
 5. Lopez Milwaukee B2.2 
 6. Embiid Philadelphia2.0 
 7. McGee LA Lakers2.0 
 8. Whiteside Miami H1.9 
 9. Drummond Detroit1.7 
 10. Towns Minnesota T1.6 
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Lakers beat Bulls; Bucks top Pelicans - Mar 13, 2019


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The Regular Season in NBA is slowly approaching the end. But there may be still some important changes in the final standings in the last 28 days. Here is the last day review presented by ESL.

An exciting game was played in Los Angeles. Fourth ranked Lakers faced their close opponent Bulls. Host Lakers (31-36) defeated guests from Chicago (19-50) 123-107. Lakers made 16-of-20 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. The best player for the winners was LeBron James (203-84) who had a double-double by scoring 36 points (!!!), 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (196-93, college: Georgia) chipped in 24 points and 6 rebounds. Guard Kris Dunn (193-94, college: Providence) produced 18 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Lakers maintains fourth position with 31-36 record which they share with defeated Bulls. Bulls lost third consecutive game. They keep the fourth place with 50 games lost.
An exciting game was played in Milwaukee. First ranked Bucks faced 3rd ranked Pelicans. Host Bucks (51-17) defeated guests from New Orleans (30-40) 130-113. Greek-Nigerian swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo (211-94, agency: Octagon Europe) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!). Khris Middleton contributed with 23 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists for the winners. Guard Elfrid Payton (191-94, college: La-Lafayette) replied with a triple-double by scoring 14 points, 15 rebounds and 11 assists for Pelicans. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Bucks maintains first position with 51-17 record. Pelicans lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the third place with 40 games lost.
An exciting game was played in Portland. Third ranked Trail Blazers faced second-ranked Clippers. Host Trail Blazers (41-26) smashed guests from Los Angeles (39-30) 125-104. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Clippers. Worth to mention a great performance of CJ McCollum who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!) and 4 assists. Montrezl Harrell responded with a double-double by scoring 22 points and 11 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Trail Blazers moved-up to second place, which they share with Oklah.City T. Clippers at the other side keep the second position with 30 games lost.
Leader Nuggets delivered the 44th victory. This time they crushed 5th ranked Timberwolves (32-36) 133-107 in Minnesota. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Timberwolves. The winners were led by Jamal Murray who scored that evening 30 points. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Nuggets maintains first position with 44-22 record. Timberwolves at the other side keep the fifth place with 36 games lost.
The game in New York City was also quite interesting. Second ranked Pacers (43-25) played at the court of 5th ranked Knicks (13-55). Pacers managed to secure a 5-point victory 103-98 on Tuesday. The best player for the winners was Bojan Bogdanovic who scored 24 points. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Pacers maintains second position with 43-25 record behind leader Toronto R., which they share with Philadelphia 76ers. Knicks lost seventh consecutive game. They keep the fifth place with 55 games lost.

In the last two games of day 140 Philadelphia 76ers defeated Cleveland C. in a road game 106-99. San Antonio S. beat Dallas M. at home 112-105.



New York K. - Indiana P. 98-103

The game in New York City was also quite interesting. Second ranked Pacers (43-25) played at the court of 5th ranked Knicks (13-55). Pacers managed to secure a 5-point victory 103-98 on Tuesday. Pacers forced 20 Knicks turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. The best player for the winners was Croatian Bojan Bogdanovic (203-89) who scored 24 points. Point guard Darren Collison (183-87, college: UCLA) chipped in 16 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists. Center DeAndre Jordan (211-88, college: Texas A&M) produced a double-double by scoring 12 points, 16 rebounds and 5 assists and DR Congolese guard Emmanuel Mudiay (196-96) added 21 points and 4 assists respectively for the hosts. Five Pacers and four Knicks players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Pacers maintains second position with 43-25 record behind leader Toronto R., which they share with Philadelphia 76ers. Knicks lost seventh consecutive game. They keep the fifth place with 55 games lost.
Top scorers:
Indiana P.: B.Bogdanovic 24+4reb+2ast, D.Collison 16+5reb+9ast, M.Turner 15+9reb+4ast, W.Matthews 14+2reb+1ast, D.Sabonis 10+7reb+2ast, T.Young 10+6reb+4ast
New York K.: E.Mudiay 21+4reb+4ast, D.Dotson 18+6reb+3ast, K.Knox II 16+5reb+1ast, D.Jordan 12+16reb+5ast, N.Vonleh 8+7reb+3ast, D.Smith Jr. 7+3reb+3ast
gschID: 705818


Cleveland C. - Philadelphia 76ers 99-106

There was no surprise in Cleveland where 5th ranked Cavaliers (17-51) were defeated by second ranked 76ers (43-25) 106-99 on Tuesday. 76ers outrebounded Cavaliers 60-37 including a 48-28 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when 76ers made 7 blocks. The best player for the winners was Australian forward Ben Simmons (208-96, college: LSU) who had a double-double by scoring 26 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists. Cameroonian center Joel Embiid (213-94, college: Kansas) chipped in a double-double by scoring 17 points, 19 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 blocks. North Macedonian-Turkish forward Cedi Osman (204-95) produced 18 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists and guard Collin Sexton (191-99, college: Alabama) added 26 points respectively for the hosts. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. 76ers maintains second position with 43-25 record behind leader Toronto R., which they share with Indiana P. Loser Cavaliers keep the fifth place with 51 games lost.
Top scorers:
Philadelphia 76ers: B.Simmons 26+10reb+8ast, J.Redick 17+3reb+3ast, J.Embiid 17+19reb+5ast, J.Ennis 12+7reb+2ast, T.Harris 11+9reb+3ast, B.Marjanovic 11+5reb+2ast
Cleveland C.: C.Sexton 26+2reb+1ast, C.Osman 18+8reb+4ast, J.Clarkson 13+5reb+2ast, A.Zizic 12+5reb+2ast, B.Knight 11+5reb, N.Stauskas 9+2reb+4ast
gschID: 705819


LA Lakers - Chicago B. 123-107

An exciting game was played in Los Angeles. Fourth ranked Lakers faced their close opponent Bulls. Host Lakers (31-36) defeated guests from Chicago (19-50) 123-107. Lakers made 16-of-20 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. The best player for the winners was LeBron James (203-84) who had a double-double by scoring 36 points (!!!), 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (196-93, college: Georgia) chipped in 24 points and 6 rebounds. Guard Kris Dunn (193-94, college: Providence) produced 18 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists and power forward Robin Lopez (213-88, college: Stanford) added 20 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the guests. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Lakers maintains fourth position with 31-36 record which they share with defeated Bulls. Bulls lost third consecutive game. They keep the fourth place with 50 games lost.
Top scorers:
LA Lakers: L.James 36+10reb+4ast, K.Caldwell-Pope 24+6reb+1ast, K.Kuzma 21+5reb+4ast, R.Rondo 14+4reb+10ast, J.McGee 10+11reb, R.Bullock 9+2reb
Chicago B.: R.Lopez 20+7reb+3ast, O.Porter 19+9reb+2ast, K.Dunn 18+7reb+9ast, R.Arcidiacono 14+4reb+6ast, L.Markkanen 11+5reb, W.Selden 9+2reb
gschID: 705820


Milwaukee B. - N.Orleans P. 130-113

An exciting game was played in Milwaukee. First ranked Bucks faced 3rd ranked Pelicans. Host Bucks (51-17) defeated guests from New Orleans (30-40) 130-113. Bucks made 24-of-28 charity shots (85.7 percent) during the game. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists. Greek-Nigerian swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo (211-94, agency: Octagon Europe) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!). Forward Khris Middleton (203-91, college: Texas A&M) contributed with 23 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists for the winners. Guard Elfrid Payton (191-94, college: La-Lafayette) replied with a triple-double by scoring 14 points, 15 rebounds and 11 assists and center Anthony Davis (208-93, college: Kentucky) added 21 points and 12 rebounds in the effort for Pelicans. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Bucks maintains first position with 51-17 record. Pelicans lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the third place with 40 games lost.
Top scorers:
Milwaukee B.: G.Antetokounmpo 24+9reb+5ast, K.Middleton 23+5reb+7ast, M.Brogdon 18+1reb+2ast, N.Mirotic 14+4reb+2ast, E.Bledsoe 14+6reb+5ast, B.Lopez 13+8reb+2ast
N.Orleans P.: J.Randle 23+6reb+4ast, A.Davis 21+12reb+2ast, F.Jackson 14+1reb+3ast, E.Payton 14+15reb+11ast, D.Miller 13+2reb+2ast, C.Diallo 11+6reb+1ast
gschID: 705821


San Antonio S. - Dallas M. 112-105

No shocking result in a game in San Antonio where second ranked Spurs (39-29) defeated 5th ranked Mavericks (27-40) 112-105 on Tuesday. Spurs dominated down low during the game scoring 70 of its points in the paint compared to Mavericks' 48 and made 18-of-18 free shots (100 percent !!!) during the game. Spurs looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. The best player for the winners was swingman DeMar DeRozan (201-89, college: USC) who scored 33 points (!!!), 6 assists and 4 steals (was perfect 11-for-11 from the free throw line !!!). Power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (211-85, college: Texas) chipped in 28 points and 7 rebounds. Guard Jalen Brunson (190-96, college: Villanova) produced 34 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 4 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) and Canadian forward Dwight Powell (211-91, college: Stanford) added 20 points and 7 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Mavericks' coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Spurs have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 39-29 record having three points less than leader Toronto R. Mavericks lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the fifth place with 40 games lost.
Top scorers:
San Antonio S.: D.DeRozan 33+4reb+6ast, L.Aldridge 28+7reb+3ast, D.White 23+3reb+7ast, D.Bertans 11+6reb, B.Forbes 6+4reb+2ast, J.Poeltl 4+7reb+3ast
Dallas M.: J.Brunson 34+5reb+4ast, D.Powell 20+7reb+1ast, L.Doncic 12+6reb+7ast, D.Harris 11+2reb+2ast, T.Hardaway Jr. 10+4reb, D.Nowitzki 8+3reb
gschID: 705822


Minnesota T. - Denver N. 107-133

Leader Nuggets delivered the 44th victory. This time they crushed 5th ranked Timberwolves (32-36) 133-107 in Minnesota. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Timberwolves. Nuggets shot the lights out from three nailing 18 long-distance shots on high 60.0 percentage. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 40 assists comparing to just 24 passes made by Timberwolves' players. The winners were led by Canadian swingman Jamal Murray (198-97, college: Kentucky) who scored that evening 30 points and Serbian center Nikola Jokic (209-95, agency: BeoBasket) supported him with 18 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Even a double-double of 34 points (!!!) and 10 rebounds by Dominican-American power forward Karl-Anthony Towns (213-95, college: Kentucky) did not help to save the game for Timberwolves. Point guard Tyus Jones (185-96, college: Duke) added 16 points for the hosts. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Nuggets maintains first position with 44-22 record. Timberwolves at the other side keep the fifth place with 36 games lost.
Top scorers:
Denver N.: J.Murray 30+3reb+1ast, P.Millsap 23+5reb+2ast, N.Jokic 18+8reb+7ast, M.Morris 16+5reb+6ast, G.Harris 12+2reb+2ast, M.Plumlee 7+3reb+8ast
Minnesota T.: K.Towns 34+10reb+3ast, T.Jones 16+2reb+3ast, C.Reynolds 12+1reb+2ast, C.Williams 11+1reb+4ast, K.Bates-Diop 9+5reb+4ast, D.Saric 9+4reb+1ast
gschID: 705823


Portland TB - LA Clippers 125-104

An exciting game was played in Portland. Third ranked Trail Blazers faced second-ranked Clippers. Host Trail Blazers (41-26) smashed guests from Los Angeles (39-30) 125-104. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Clippers. Trail Blazers looked well-organized offensively handing out 27 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of guard CJ McCollum (193-91, college: Lehigh) who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!) and 4 assists and point guard Damian Lillard (190-90, college: Weber St.) who added 20 points and 12 assists during the contest. Forward Montrezl Harrell (203-94, college: Louisville) responded with a double-double by scoring 22 points and 11 rebounds and Croatian center Ivica Zubac (216-97, agency: BeoBasket) produced a double-double by scoring 10 points and 15 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who 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. Trail Blazers moved-up to second place, which they share with Oklah.City T. Clippers at the other side keep the second position with 30 games lost.
Top scorers:
Portland TB: C.McCollum 35+4reb+4ast, D.Lillard 20+3reb+12ast, J.Nurkic 20+12reb+2ast, E.Kanter 14+9reb+3ast, S.Curry 10+2reb+1ast, J.Layman 9+4reb+1ast
LA Clippers: M.Harrell 22+11reb+3ast, L.Williams 18+1reb+3ast, S.Gilgeous-Alexander 15+2reb+4ast, L.Shamet 11+2ast, I.Zubac 10+15reb+2ast, J.Green 9+11reb
gschID: 705824
  




Julius
Randle
Report: Pelicans' Julius Randle declines player option, enters free agency - 7 hours ago
While the New Orleans Pelicans' future draft picks are currently sucking up all the intrigue, a former lottery pick on their roster is reportedly ready to make noise as a free agent. Per Shams Charania of The Athletic, power forward Julius Randle (6'9''-F-94, college: Kentucky) will decline his player option for the upcoming season, becoming a free agent ahead of a wide-open class unexpectedly affected by injuries to two of its top talents in Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson. Randle posted...   [read more]

Anthony
Davis
Anthony Davis trade: Pelicans deal All-Star to Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, three first-round picks, per report - 2 days ago
The Anthony Davis (6'10''-C-93, college: Kentucky) saga is over. Early on Saturday afternoon, the New Orleans Pelicans reportedly agreed to a deal to send Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Lonzo Ball (6'6''-G-97, college: UCLA), Brandon Ingram (6'9''-SF-97, college: Duke), Josh Hart (6'5''-G-95, college: Villanova) and three first-round picks, including the No. 4 overall pick in this year's draft. Via Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN: The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a dea...   [read more]

Jimmy Butler
Jimmy Butler To Decline His Player Option - 2 days ago
Jimmy Butler (6'7''-G/F-89, college: Marquette) will decline his player option for the 2019/20 season and hit the free agent market, sources tell Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports. The Sixers have been expecting Butler to take this route. Philadelphia remains 'adamant' about retaining Butler and the franchise appears willing to do whatever is necessary to re-sign the 29-year-old. Butler has previously expressed that he's confident a max contract awaits him in free agency. The Lakers have real...   [read more]


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