The most productive “Trail Blazers” player was Lilards, who scored 21 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. Great double-double scored by Yusuf Nurkich, who scored 18 points and 19 rebounds. In the losing streak, James Harden scored 23 points and made nine assists.
Dame Lillard on Melo’s resurgence in the NBA: “He’s a HOFer… It’s more disappointing that people are surprised by it.” pic.twitter.com/X83SZP59Y5
— Chris Montano (@gswchris) August 5, 2020
Maiami “Heat” played a solid game and with the result 112:106 beat Boston “Celtics”. The Heat could not help Jimmy Butler, who suffered a minor injury in the previous match. That didn’t stop the Miami team from leading the Celtics all the way and winning. The Celtics had beaten the Heat twice this season, so this victory gave the Heat extra confidence. “We didn’t give up and won,” Bem Adebajo said. “As I said before, I think this team can fight any team.” Although the Celtics had managed to approach the Heat to one point shortages during the match, the Miami basketball players responded with a breakthrough 14: 2 and regained the lead at the end of the third quarter. Interestingly, in matches in which Goran Dragic scores at least 20 points, the Heat balance is 11-3. Slovenia has a small ankle injury in this match.
Adebajo scored 21 points and collected 12 rebounds, while Duncan Robinson added 21 points. Kellijs Oliniks returned eight assists in this match. In the Celtics, all regular players scored at least 10 points, but the best was Jason Theite – 23 points and seven rebounds. Jane Brown added 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Devins Bukers snatched the Phoenix with a fantastic half-shot “Suns” victory in a match against los angeles “Clippers” (117:115). Bucker made the throw with the signal of the end of the fourth quarter. “Dog” this was the third victory in the three NBA bubble matches and is seriously involved in the fight for a place in the playoffs. “We have a good team,” Bucker said. “We came here to gain experience and make noise. And that’s exactly what we’re doing right now.” According to the club’s record, the Clippers scored only eight (27.6%) against the Pelicans today, but the Dog scored 17 of the 32 long shots (53.1%). Lou Williams returned to the Clippers, but Patrick Beverley only eight minutes and left the area due to muscle sprain.
Bucker, who threw the decisive throw and became the youngest player in NBA history to score 7,000 points, closed the match with 35 points (3p 6/9) and eight assists. Deander Eiton added 19 points. Kavai Lenard scored 27 points and 23 points added by Paul George.
DEVIN BOOKER CALLED GAME IN PAUL GEORGE’S EYEBALL pic.twitter.com/UdEB4Dfxpv
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) August 4, 2020
NBA Games 4./5. in August
|The game||The result||The best|
|Bucks – Nets||116:119||Adetokunbo 16 – Luvavu 26|
|Kings – Mavericks||110: 114 OT||Fox 28 – Donchic – 34|
|Clippers – Suns||115:117||Lenards 27 – Bukers 35|
|Pacers – Magic||120:109||Warren 32 – Wucevich 24|
|Heat – Celtics||112:106||Adebajo 21 – Teitums 23|
|Trail Blazers – Rockets||110:102||Nurkiic 18 – Harden 23|
– Guaranteed seat in the playoffs