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No KD, no problem! Curry drops beast game

Over in a West, Lonzo Ball forsaken a triple-double in a large Lakers win.

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Andrew Bogut finished with dual points and one miscarry in a Lakers’ win over a Nuggets.


Stephen Curry had deteriorate highs with 39 points and 11 rebounds, and a Golden State Warriors hold on after he fouled out to kick a Brooklyn Nets 118-111 on Sunday night.

A night after erasing a 22-point halftime necessity in Philadelphia, a Warriors built a 22-point pillow after dual buliding behind 22 points from Curry. Playing though Kevin Durant, they led by 28 in a third entertain though Brooklyn cut it all a approach to 4 after Curry picked adult his sixth tainted with 3 mins remaining.

Klay Thompson afterwards scored 7 of his 23 points in a final dual minutes. Durant was out with a sprained left ankle, giving him additional rest before Golden State wraps adult a four-game outing during Oklahoma City on Wednesday night in his former home arena. Omri Casspi started in his place and had 12 points and 8 rebounds.

Stephen Curry forsaken 39 points.Source:AFP

Allen Crabbe scored 25 points, and Spencer Dinwiddie had 21 points and 8 assists for a Nets.

The Warriors trailed 74-52 during halftime in Philadelphia on Saturday before scoring 47 points in a third entertain and winning 124-116. Curry seemed dynamic to get Golden State going fast Sunday, scoring 13 points while personification all 12 mins in a initial quarter.


DeMar DeRoan scored 33 points, C.J. Miles had 12 and Toronto kick Washington to revenge a usually home detriment of a season.

Kyle Lowry and Fred VanVleet any scored 10 points and Serge Ibaka had 9 points and 8 rebounds. Toronto won a season-high fourth true and softened to 6-1 during home.

Wizards ensure John Wall didn’t play given of a bruise left knee, though manager Scott Brooks pronounced there’s a “great chance” a four-time All-Star will lapse Monday night during Milwaukee.

Bradley Beal scored 27 points, and Marcin Gortat had 12 points and 12 rebounds for Washington. The Wizards mislaid their second true following a season-best four-game winning streak.




Bojan Bogdanovic scored 26 points, Myles Turner combined 25 and Indiana broke Miami Heat in a second half.

Turner done 11 of 14 shots for a Pacers, who won their third true diversion altogether and got their initial win in Miami given Nov. 12, 2014. Each of a final 11 regular-season games in a array were won by a home team, until a Pacers emphatically altered that in this one.

Victor Oladipo scored 15, Darren Collison had 12 points and 10 assists and Thaddeus Young combined 12 for Indiana. The Pacers outscored Miami 69-40 in a game’s final 25 mins and shot 60 percent for a game.

Wayne Ellington scored 21 points, all of them entrance on 3-pointers, for a Heat. Josh Richardson and Hassan Whiteside any scored 15 and James Johnson combined 10 for a Heat.

Dion Waiters was scoreless for Miami, blank all 10 of his shots. Miami’s starters were outscored by Indiana’s 90-44.

Indiana Pacers brazen Bojan Bogdanovic shoots over Miami Heat brazen James Johnson.

Indiana Pacers brazen Bojan Bogdanovic shoots over Miami Heat brazen James Johnson.Source:AP


Andre Drummond had 20 points and 16 rebounds, Tobias Harris and Avery Bradley combined 18 points any and Detroit outlasted Minnesota. Harris strike dual giveaway throws with 3.3 seconds remaining, and Jimmy Butler’s last- second 3-point try rattled out to pull a shrill plaint from a throng as a Pistons snapped their two-game movement and Minnesota’s three-game streak. Butler led a Wolves with 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Andrew Wiggins had 24.


T.J. Warren scored 27 points to lead 6 Phoenix players in double total and a Suns handed a Chicago Bulls their sixth detriment in 7 games, 113-105 on Sunday night.

Rookie Lauri Markkanen, a former University of Arizona standout, scored a career-best 26 points for a Bulls in a matchup of a NBA’s dual youngest teams.

Devin Booker and Mike James combined 15 points every for Phoenix. Eight of James’ points came in a final 10 minutes. Troy Daniels combined 14 for a Suns, including 4 of 7 3s. Centers Greg Monroe and Alex Len had 10 apiece.

Kris Dunn scored 17 points and Robin Lopez 16 for a Bulls. They were entrance off a Friday night feat over Charlotte that snapped a five-game losing streak.


Lonzo Ball had his second career triple-double and Julius Randle scored 24 points in a Los Angeles Lakers’ 127-109 feat over a short-handed Denver Nuggets on Sunday night.

Ball had 11 points, a career-high 16 rebounds and 11 assists in a 20-year-old rookie’s initial triple-double in front of his hometown fans during Staples Center. Brook Lopez scored 21 points and Jordan Clarkson combined 18 for a Lakers, who surged to a 24-point lead in a initial half and simply won for usually a second time in 7 games.

Denver manager Mike Malone and tip scorer Nikola Jokic were ejected in a second entertain after Malone stepped onto a justice during play to disagree a no-call on a play by Jokic around a basket. Malone furiously confronted arbitrate Rodney Mott, who quickly ejected a manager and his best actor when Jokic assimilated in a argument.

Forward Paul Millsap also left with a sprained left wrist in a second entertain of a miserable night during Staples Center for a Nuggets, who mislaid for usually a second time in 6 games.

Ball had another large diversion during another violent impulse in his family life. With his father, LaVar, intent in a open evidence with Donald Trump over a president’s purpose in solution hermit LiAngelo’s misdeeds during a UCLA basketball outing to China, Lonzo Ball put together an superb building diversion to boost a Lakers. Ball and Magic Johnson are a usually Lakers with mixed triple-doubles in their rookie seasons. Johnson had seven, and his new indicate ensure has dual in his initial 17 games.

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Simmons puts Ingles in a shade

The all-Australian showdown in Philadelphia looked set to be a love-in.

But as Simmons’ new-look 76ers welcomed a Utah Jazz into their Philly fortress, a sledging began.

The written accessible glow seemed to work wonders as tiny brazen Ingles noted his younger compatriot for many of a initial half, gripping an uncharacteristically rusty Simmons to only 5 points.

But a 21-year-old rookie emerged from halftime to furnish his best opening in an already shining 16-game NBA career, lifting a Sixers to a 107—86 feat during a Wells Fargo Center in south Philly.

PIE IN THE SKY: Simmons backs Aussie icon’s expansion

Simmons (25) took control of a game. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)Source:AP

Chosen by a Sixers as a No. 1 altogether collect in a 2016 draft, Simmons took a diversion by a scruff of a neck with a career-high 27 points — 22 entrance in a widespread second half, in further to 10 rebounds, dual assists, and 4 steals.

Simmons’ 11 double-doubles are a many by any NBA actor in their initial 16 games given Shaquille O’Neal in 1993.

“I theory a hype behind (him) is now out on a floor,” a deflated Ingles told The Daily

Telegraph after a 21-point loss.

“He’s heading his group and he’s doing a good pursuit of it. For a immature man a age he is to lead that group is severely impressive.”

Even Shaq was tender by Simmons’ performance. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)Source:AP

Combined with JJ Redick’s 20-point haul, Joel Embiid’s 15 points and 11 rebounds, as good as 13 points from Robert Covington, a revved-up full-house throng seemed prepared to rip the

roof off.

Was a 30-year-old Adelaide local Ingles tender by Simmons’ swashbuckling


“Not when you’re on a finish of it, perplexing to win a diversion yourself,” Ingles said.

“Maybe, when we retire I’ll demeanour behind and contend that.

“It’s tough to digest after a loss, though we am happy for him that he’s personification good — not just

against us, though each group so far.”

Summing adult a diversion beautifully was a line expostulate 208cm-tall Simmons destined during Ingles en

route to scoring early in a third quarter, kickstarting a array of intrepid charges during the


With Ingles — a highest-paid Australian in a joining on a $US52 million, four-year understanding — handling 8 points, one miscarry and one assist, Simmons showed whose residence it was.

Ingles couldnt tip his compatriot. Photo: Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images/AFP

Ingles couldn’t tip his compatriot. Photo: Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images/AFPSource:AFP

“It’s a lot of fun, though he’s not winning over me,” Simmons joked. “Every time we play Joe, I’m winning.”

Simmons pronounced a exchanges were all in good fun, observant how most honour he has for

Ingles’ hard-earned tour to a US.

Ingles cut his teeth during home in a NBL before figure out a trail by Europe, personification in

Spain and Israel — where he won a Euroleague championship with Maccabi Tel Aviv before

settling into a pivotal purpose with Utah.

“I came into a joining a lot younger, obviously. We’ve really had opposite paths, but

there’s some-more than one approach to a NBA.

“He’s had a good career so distant and he’s a good person, we adore personification opposite him.”

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Video: Cambage criminialized for kneeing

Canberra actor Mistie Bass crashed to a building after a Melbourne Boomers star partisan charged into her from behind in a Boomers’ aggressive pivotal during Saturday’s 96-66 Melbourne victory.



Liz Cambage tip scored in Melbourne Boomers win over Canberra though an occurrence is being looked during by a WNBL. Picture: Stuart MilliganSource:News Corp Australia

After footage came to light a WNBL referred a occurrence to a diversion examination panel, that on Tuesday found her guilty of “unduly severe play” and imposed a two-game ban.

The Boomers can take an early defence currently and revoke a anathema to one match.

The bar on Tuesday night had not pronounced that march it would take. If it does plea a box will be listened by a single-member judiciary on Wednesday night and if unsuccessful, a two-ban chastisement will stand.

A second Cambage occurrence from a compare was reviewed though not acted on.

American import Bass was clearly dissapoint by a hit and has “liked” several comments on Twitter condemning Cambage’s actions.

“Wow! That’s unacceptable! we wish a WNBL demeanour into a incident. Sorry we were subjected to that bad behaviour,” one fan wrote.

Cambage has been in MVP form given returning to a inhabitant joining from an extended deficiency and scored 32 points and had 11 rebounds in a Boomers’ win over Canberra.

She is heading a foe for normal points per diversion during 22.5; her efforts have helped beam a Boomers to second place on a ladder.

The cessation play comes during a essential time with a Boomers to take on ladder personality Townsville on Thursday and third-placed Sydney on Sunday.

Cambage scored 32 points and had 11 rebounds in a Boomers’ win over Canberra.

Cambage returned to a WNBL this deteriorate and is heading a foe for normal points per diversion during 22.58.

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Coach tells bullets to fire down large guns

For a second time in 3 days, Brisbane went toe-to-toe with a genuine NBL pretension contender for prolonged stretches usually to find themselves on a board in a fourth quarter.

An undermanned Brisbane finished a modern-day chronicle of a “Doomsday Double’’ with a 90-85 better during a hands of second-placed Perth on Friday night and Sunday’s detriment to a top-of-the-table Breakers to be seventh on a ladder with a 3-6 win-loss record.

Travis Trice of a Bullets is challenged by Robert Loe of a Breakers. Photo: AAPSource:AAP

But Lemanis pronounced it is too early to count out Brisbane with a NBL streamer into an 11-day interregnum due to FIBA World Cup qualifiers.

“There’s no such thing as an fair detriment … though there was a lot of good things again in terms of intent, suggestion and bid areas. We got in a battle,’’ Lemanis said.

“There’s a few things we can purify adult and urge on, generally during pivotal moments in games. That’s a subsequent plea for us, when a diversion is on a line to have a loyal comfort turn about what we need to do.

“There comes a time when we have to lock-in and make a bit of a mount and we are still anticipating a approach to do that.

“There’s things we can take from this weekend that we can build on.

“We feel like we are a good basketball team. It’s critical we don’t feel a weight of a formula on a shoulders.’’

Thomas Abercrombie of a Breakers in a Round 7 NBL strife with a Bullets. Photo: AAPSource:AAP

Brisbane led by 9 points mid by a third entertain during a sold-out Spark Arena though a Breakers seized behind a movement with a array of prolonged bombs and kept a Bullets during brook in a final term.

Import Perrin Buford was clever for Brisbane with 18 points, 8 rebounds, dual assists, dual blocks and a take while associate American Travis Trice had 17 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists.

Ahead of his Boomers commitments, Daniel Kickert had 14 points, 13 rebounds and dual assists for Brisbane who were but late withdrawal Anthony Petrie (knee).

Breakers import twin Edgar Sosa (24 points) and Devonte Newbill (19 points, 5 assists, dual steals and a block) were a categorical destroyers for a home side who available their ninth-straight win.

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