Toronto Raptors vs. Atlanta Hawks, Hawks win 124-122 in OT

Top Performers

Trae Young

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
33 3 12 12/21 2/4 7/9 1 1

Scottie Barnes

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
28 11 9 11/29 4/8 2/2 1 2

Key Points

  • Rookie forward AJ Griffin finished the night with 17 points, but his biggest bucket came in the closing moments of overtime when he knocked down a wide-open layup to steal the victory over the Toronto Raptors.
  • De’Andre Hunter was second on the Hawks in scoring with 22 points; Dejounte Murray finished with 17 points, seven rebounds, and four assists; Clint Capela had a double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds along with three blocks.
  • Scottie Barnes had an amazing night with a near triple-double but missed the potential game-winner in regulation
  • OG Anunoby finished with 27 points, three rebounds, and five assists; he missed the go-ahead basket before Barnes and could have won the game.

 

Orlando Magic vs. Indiana Pacers, Pacers win 114-113

Top Performers

Franz Wagner

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
29 5 3 9/17 5/9 6/6 1 0

Tyrese Haliburton

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
22 4 14 9/16 3/8 1/2 2 3

Key Points

  • Aaron Nesmith hit two free throws with 9.6 seconds left in the game to help put the Indiana Pacers over the Orlando Magic.
  • Pacers finished with six players scoring in double figures led by Haliburton (22), Myles Turner (20 points, 11 rebounds), and Nesmith (19).
  • Magic finished with three players scoring in double figures led by Franz Wagner (29) along with Mo Bamba (21 points, nine rebounds), and Bol Bol (22 points, 11 rebounds).
  • Paolo Banchero has not played since November 7th due to a left ankle sprain.

 

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Philadelphia 76ers, T-Wolves win 112-109

Top Performers

Anthony Edwards

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
25 5 5 7/21 2/10 9/9 1 1

Joel Embiid

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
32 9 6 6/15 2/4 18/20 3 0

Key Points

  • Anthony Edwards carried the Minnesota Timberwolves as he was able to lift them over the undermanned Philadelphia 76ers.
  • Quiet night for the frontcourt tandem of Karl-Anthony Towns and Rudy Gobert who combined for only 20 points on the night.
  • D’Angelo Russell stepped up with 19 points and seven assists while Jaylen Nowell was big off the bench with 13 points in 14 minutes.
  • De’Anthony Melton and Shake Milton combined for 46 points as they fill the roles of Tyrese Maxey and James Harden who both are missing time due to injury.
  • Solid night for Georges Niang off the bench with 15 points off the bench.

 

Utah Jazz vs. Portland Trailblazers, Jazz win 118-113

Top Performers

Lauri Markkanen

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
23 10 2 7/13 3/5 6/8 1 0

Anfernee Simons

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
23 8 7 7/19 4/13 5/6 4 1

Key Points

  • Jordan Clarkson finished the night with a game-high 28 points with eight straight points coming in the final two minutes to help secure the victory over the Portland Trailblazers.
  • Jazz also got a big night from Malik Beasley who scored 29 points and hit six threes in 27 minutes off the bench.
  • Damian Lillard and Jerami Grant had a quiet night as they combined for 27 points, while Josh Hart was the team’s second-leading scorer with 19 points and eight rebounds.
  • Drew Eubanks could not miss off the bench as he had 13 points and five rebounds on a perfect 6-for-6 shooting from the field.

 

San Antonio Spurs vs. LA Clippers

Top Performers

Jakob Poeltl

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
20 8 3 8/15 0/0 4/4 1 0

Norman Powell

PTS REB AST FG% 3P% FT% STL BLK
26 1 2 10/16 5/8 1/2 2 0

Key Points

  • In the only blowout of the night, the LA Clippers dominate the San Antonio Spurs at home with 20+-point performances from Paul George (21), Reggie Jackson (20), and Norman Powell (26).
  • John Wall may not have been getting buckets (five points), but he was a prolific setup man off the bench as he had 15 of the team’s 32 assists on the night.
  • Rough night for Keldon Johnson who finished with 11 points while shooting 5-of-15 from the field and 1-of-5 from three.
  • Doug McDermott was the only other Spurs’ player besides Poeltl and Johnson to score in double figures as he finished with 13 points on 5-of-6 shooting in 17 minutes off the bench.,