4:09 AM EST, Fri January 22, 2021
The Salt Lake Tribune 3 hours ago

Early observations from the Utah Jazz’s seventh straight win, 129-118 over the Pelicans

The Utah Jazz surrendered 43 points in the first quarter and trail by as many as 16 before rallying for a 129-118 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans — their seventh win in a row.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
LeBron James reacts to dominating Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks after last season’s MVP voting fiasco

LeBron James reacts to dominating Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks after last season’s MVP voting fiasco

LeBron James seemed to downplay his feelings about last season’s MVP results after his Los Angeles Lakers defeated Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night. This was a far cry from what transpired when asked about it last year. Despite leading L.A. to the best record in the West while topping the NBA […] The post LeBron James reacts to dominating Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks after last season’s MVP voting fiasco appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Knicks 119, Warriors 104: Scenes from the RJ and Mitch show

Knicks 119, Warriors 104: Scenes from the RJ and Mitch show

Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports The youngsters buried Golden State. The New York Knicks started out hot with a 40-point first quarter and pulled away in the second half to beat the Golden State Warriors, 119-104. The haterz will point to a bizarre Draymond Green ejection late in the second quarter, but the fact is that New York mostly had command of this game from the opening tip. The Warriors came into Thursday night on fire, but the Knicks had the medicine. RJ Barrett led the Knicks with a career-high 28 points. He was in total command of his scoring arsenal in the...
Golden State Of Mind 3 hours ago
Tired Warriors come out flat in loss to Knicks

Tired Warriors come out flat in loss to Knicks

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ As Bill Belichick would say, ‘we’re on to the Utah Jazz.’ That wasn’t pretty. The Golden State Warriors had one of their worst outings of the season in a 119-104 loss to the New York Knicks. The Dubs — who played their third game in four nights — looked like the more tired team from the opening tip. That seemed especially true on defense with Golden State giving up 40 points in the opening 12 minutes to a Knicks team that typically starts slow. Coming into this game, New York was averaging just 25.4 points in the first...
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Trae Young reacts to Donovan Mitchell’s sick ankle-breaker on Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Trae Young reacts to Donovan Mitchell’s sick ankle-breaker on Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Utah Jazz main man Donovan Mitchell sauced up New Orleans Pelicans defender Nickeil Alexander-Walker something proper in the first quarter on Thursday, and Atlanta Hawks star point guard Trae Young just had to react.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
4 lessons from debut of Nets’ Big 3 of Kyrie Irving, James Harden, Kevin Durant

4 lessons from debut of Nets’ Big 3 of Kyrie Irving, James Harden, Kevin Durant

One of the most talked-about Big 3s in NBA history made its debut on Wednesday, as the Brooklyn Nets trifecta of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and James Harden finally shared the floor as teammates for the first time. However, their first outing did not go as planned, as the Cleveland Cavaliers spoiled their party, coming […] The post 4 lessons from debut of Nets’ Big 3 of Kyrie Irving, James Harden, Kevin Durant appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
LeBron James owns Giannis Antetokounmpo historically in record among MVPs

LeBron James owns Giannis Antetokounmpo historically in record among MVPs

LeBron James dominated the reigning back-to-back MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo once again on Thursday when the Los Angeles Lakers visited the Milwaukee Bucks. The defending champions bounced back from a disappointing home loss against the Golden State Warriors on Monday with a resounding 113-106 win over the Bucks who, in turn, dropped their second straight loss. […] The post LeBron James owns Giannis Antetokounmpo historically in record among MVPs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Warriors’ Stephen Curry’s insane juke moves for 3-pointer vs. Knicks

Warriors’ Stephen Curry’s insane juke moves for 3-pointer vs. Knicks

Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is as shifty as they come even without the ball in his hands. The New York Knicks witnessed this first hand in their match-up at Chase Center on Thursday. In the closing minutes of the first half, the two-time NBA MVP confused the heck out of Knicks defenders Elfrid […] The post Warriors’ Stephen Curry’s insane juke moves for 3-pointer vs. Knicks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
LeBron James’ performance vs. Bucks inspires perfect hashtag from Jared Dudley

LeBron James’ performance vs. Bucks inspires perfect hashtag from Jared Dudley

The King has risen once again. Going up against the two-time reigning NBA MVP, LeBron James displayed another top-notch performance against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday. LeBron took control of the entire match, finishing with a season-high 34 points on 6-of-10 shooting from long distance, six rebounds, and eight assists to lead the Lakers to […] The post LeBron James’ performance vs. Bucks inspires perfect hashtag from Jared Dudley appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Warriors’ Draymond Green ejected for yelling at teammate James Wiseman vs. Knicks

Warriors’ Draymond Green ejected for yelling at teammate James Wiseman vs. Knicks

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green got ejected for the first time this season after angrily yelling at teammate James Wiseman. Unfortunately for the three-time All-Star, one official thought he was screaming in his direction and decided to give him the boot against the New York Knicks on Thursday. With a minute left before halftime […] The post Warriors’ Draymond Green ejected for yelling at teammate James Wiseman vs. Knicks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Peachtree Hoops 4 hours ago
Preview: Hawks visit Minnesota, aim for third straight win

Preview: Hawks visit Minnesota, aim for third straight win

Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports After a stretch of six losses in seven games, the Atlanta Hawks began this week in favorable fashion. Atlanta emerged victorious over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday and, after a comeback victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday, the Hawks and Wolves face off again on Friday evening. This time, however, Target Center will host the proceedings in Minneapolis. The Wolves are struggling in a mighty, losing 10 of their last 11 games as the Hawks arrive. Minnesota continues to operate without the team’s best player, Karl-Anthony Towns,...
OC Register 4 hours ago
Lakers’ Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been steady shooting hand

Lakers’ Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been steady shooting hand

An ugly start to his 2019-20 season left fans openly booing whenever he touched the ball. Frank Vogel calls his turnaround one of “the most rewarding things” about his coaching tenure.
ClutchPoints 4 hours ago
LeBron James reacts to first time ever playing Kobe Bryant

LeBron James reacts to first time ever playing Kobe Bryant

The late, great Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant was truly an inspiration during his younger days. Being a guard to come straight out of High School, Bryant possessed swagger and confidence that influenced many young players. One of those players that were influenced was LeBron James. James, who came out of St. Vincent-St. Mary, […] The post LeBron James reacts to first time ever playing Kobe Bryant appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 4 hours ago
Frank Vogel unhappy with Lakers’ play after win over Bucks

Frank Vogel unhappy with Lakers’ play after win over Bucks

The Los Angeles Lakers managed to escape Fiserv Forum with a 113-106 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday, but Frank Vogel still wasn’t too happy with the outcome. Shortly after the game, the Lakers head coach made it clear that he expects a greater effort from the defending champs on both ends of the […] The post Frank Vogel unhappy with Lakers’ play after win over Bucks appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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