Reporter Jang Bo-in = The NBA’s Brooklyn Nets beat the LA Lakers without a ‘one-two punch’ and ran a winning streak.
Brooklyn won 121-104 in the 2022-2023 NBA regular league home game held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, USA on the 31st (Korean time).
Brooklyn, who won two games in a row, was ranked 4th in the Eastern Conference (31-19), and the Lakers, who suffered two consecutive losses, were ranked 13th in the West (23-28).
In Brooklyn, Kyrie Irving led the offense with 26 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists, while Cam Thomas and Patty Mills each contributed with 21 points.
With key players LeBron James and Anthony Davis sidelined due to injury management, the Lakers kept their heads up despite seven players scoring double-digit points, including Thomas Bryans (18 points, 9 rebounds) and Russell Westbrook (17 points, 8 rebounds, 10 assists). bowed down
On the court that day, a confrontation between Japanese players was also concluded. Lakers’ Rui Hachimura scored more points than Brooklyn’s Watanabe Yuta (12 points) with 16 points, but could not laugh at the team’s defeat.
Brooklyn, who took a 58-46 lead in the first half, faced a crisis by allowing the Lakers to chase in the third quarter.
Bryant, Hachimura, Dennis Schroeder and others scored and succeeded in turning the Lakers 70-70, and in the middle of the quarter, Wen-Yen Gabriel scored 9 points and ran away to 82-75.
However, Brooklyn regained an 85-82 lead thanks to Thomas’ streak and Dayron Sharp’s layup at the end of the quarter. 스포츠토토
Afterwards, Brooklyn widened the gap again in the 4th quarter with Sharp, Mills and Thomas scoring evenly.
In the second half of the 4th quarter, Irving and Thomas continued to fire outside guns to make the score 119-102, consolidating the victory.
The Dallas Mavericks defeated the Detroit Pistons 111-105, thanks to Luca Doncic’s ‘one-man show’ after returning from injury.
Doncic, who missed the previous game due to an ankle injury, returned to the court that day and scored 53 points (8 rebounds), nearly half of the team’s score.
After winning, Dallas rose to 6th place in the West (27 wins, 25 losses). Detroit is at the bottom of the East (13-39).
The Philadelphia 76ers lost 109-119 to the Orlando Magic, ending their eight-game winning streak.
Philadelphia, which ended its 7-game winning streak, fell one notch to 3rd in the East (32-17), while Orlando stayed at 13th in the East (20-31).
In Orlando, last year’s rookie draft 1st pick Paolo Bankero played an active role with 29 points and 9 rebounds, and brothers Moritz Wagner (22 points) and Franz Wagner (19 points) combined for 41 points, Joel Embiid (30 points, 11 rebounds) endured. philadelphia collapsed