DescriptionBasketball players “Phoenix” Devin Booker and “Los Angeles clippers” Paul George © Kevin C. Cox/Pool Photo via AP
TASS, 5 August. “Phoenix” has beaten “Los Angeles clippers” in regular season of the National basketball Association (NBA). The meeting ended with the score 117:115.
Phoenix won all three games after the restart of the NBA season. The most productive player of the meeting became a defender Devin Booker. He scored 35 points, had four rebounds and eight assists.
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In the “clippers” most points scored forward Kawai Leonard (27). Double-double scored center team Ivica Zubac. On account of his 18 points and 12 rebounds.
In the other match of the day “Brooklyn” won “Milwaukee” with a score of 119:116. “Dallas” thanks to the triple-dublu defender Luke Danica (34 points, 20 rebounds, 12 assists) in overtime defeated “Sacramento” (114:110). “Indiana” was stronger “Orlando” (120:109), “Miami” won “Boston” (112:106), and “Portland” – “Houston” (110:102).
The drawing was resumed on 31 July, play it 22 teams. The participants were clubs, which at the time of abandonment were in the area playoffs (the first eight places in each conference). Also continue the season and teams lagged not more than six victories from them. From clubs in the Western conference in the list “Portland”, “new Orleans”, “Sacramento”, “San Antonio” and “Phoenix” from the Eastern conference – Washington.
The teams will play eight matches selected from the remaining meetings of the regular season. Directly in the playoffs will be held at the seven best teams of each conference. If took eighth place team ahead of ninth more than four wins, it also will come in the playoffs. In the case of smaller difference clubs will hold a face-to-face confrontation, with which won the ninth place team to qualify, you need to get two wins in a row.