to beat the Cavs and get closer to securing the seventh seed in the East.
No John Wall for the Wizards so Deron Williams and the Nets took advantage.
Slick pass from Deron to Brook with the bucket in this from earlier tonight.
— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets)
The Nets beat the Wizards by 27 points as Brook Lopez (26-9) and Bojan Bogdanovic (22 points, 6-6 from the three-point line) led Brooklyn to the much needed victory. The eighth seed in the East is looking like it will be locked up by the Nets but Indianain the Europa League.The Gunners were 0-2 down in the Europa League tie, after fielding a team with several young players.But the young Gunners rallied and they managed to get a 2-2 draw in the final game of the group stages.And Ljungberg was delight is right behind them.
HUGE win over the Pistons for the Pacers as they chase Brooklyn and Boston for the final two seeds in the East. The Pacers had a special weapon to get the win tonight, their beautiful Flo Jo uniforms.
You may be shocked to hear this but the Pacers are still undefeated in the Flo Jos.
— whitney (@its_whitney)
The Pacers have an uphill battle to get into the playoffs as their last few games of the season are quite tough.
Indiana’s schedule the rest of the way is absolutely brutal. Thunder, Wizards, Grizzlies. If they lose even one of those, they’re in trouble
— Evans Clinchy (@evansclinchy)
The good news for the Pacers is that Paul George is looking better and better each game he plays. Tonight he scAnjorin admits having former youth coaches Joe Edwards and Jody Morris as part of manager Frank Lampard’s staff has been a huge boost.Anjorin made his debut in victory over Everton last week.Edwards has worked with the Poole-born youngster from his pored 10 points in 13 minutes.
The Thunder took care of business by beating the Kings 116-103 and remain tied for eighth with New Orleans (Pelicans have the tie-breaker advantage). Dion Waiters had one of his best games in a Thunder uniform scoring 11 points in the third quarter and finished the game with 22 points.
Waiters was so jazzed about his performance that he wanted to make sure everyone on the Thunder bench gave him a high-five.
contoured his body to throw down this impressive alley-oop dunk but the best part is he just celebrated by giving a thumbs up.
Gobert and the put a scare into the Grizzlies but Memphis came away with the win to stay in the second seed in the West.
A wild finish though as the game could have went to overtime after fouled ‘ns of playing in Turkey, it has been claimed.The Belgium talisman, who moved to Real Madrid from Chelsea in a £150million deal this summer, has told former Fenerbahce chief Hasan Cetinkaya he will play for the Turkish Super Lig side.Cetinkaya said: s buzzer beating three-pointer attempt. The Grizzlies and were shocked with the call.
An 80% free-throw shooter, Hayward made the first two free-throws but missed his last one which allowed the Grizzlies to escape with the victory.
The Mavericks dominated Denver in the first half (73-52) but the second half was a different story. The Nuggets got stops and thanks to the play of Danilo Gallinari (47 points and 9 rebounds) they tied the game at the end of regulation and again at the end of the first overtime.
Danilo Gallinari scoring by quarter 1Q: 5 2Q: 4 3Q: 13 4Q: 8 OT: 8 2OT: 9 and counting
— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon)
The Mavericks had to turn to an unlikely hero in Raymond Felton to win them the game. He not only scored the game-winning basket on a driving layup but also blocked Kenneth Faried at the buzzer.
— Bryan Gutierrez (@BallinWithBryan)