DescriptionJames harden© AP Photo/Nell Redmond
TASS, July 25. Houston suffered a defeat in the exhibition match of National basketball Association (NBA) against Toronto. The meeting ended with the score 83:94.
The most productive player in both teams was the defender of “Houston” James harden. He has double-double of 24 points and 10 assists. More points from Toronto scored forward Serge Ibaka (18). Meetings consist of four quarters each lasting 10 minutes instead of 12.
The NBA suspended the regular season on March 12. The leadership of the Association on 4 June approved the format of the remainder of the season 2019/20. The tournament will play at Disney World (Orlando, Florida), participation in it will feature 22 teams out of 30. July 23 clubs began to hold exhibition matches in preparation for the rest of the season.
Previously, the organization has announced that the draw will resume on July 31. According to the calendar, the season will continue with matches “Utah” – “new Orleans” and “Los Angeles Lakers” – “Los Angeles clippers”. The League will not hold more than seven meetings a day, the games will be held at three sites. Will conclude the preliminary round on August 14, and the first round of the playoffs kicks off on August 17.
In the other match of the day “Oklahoma” defeated “Boston” with the score 98:84. Also “Philadelphia” beat “Memphis” (90:83).