NBA News: Player News and Updates for 11/30/15
NBA Player Updates 11/30: The Latest News from Around the League, Tonight's TV Schedule and More
November 30, 2015
We’ve got another eight games coming up in the NBA tonight, continuing what’s been a pretty busy run for the league. While we’re waiting on those, let’s check out some of the notable players and situations out there in the league.
Bucks-Hornets: Kemba Walker came up big for the Hornets yesterday, scoring 22 points in an 87-82 victory over the Bucks in Charlotte.
Nicolas Batum put up 15 points, and Jeremy Lamb added 14.
The Hornets have won five of their last six games and are 10-5 during November. The bench came up big in this victory, outscoring the Bucks’ bench 34-15 and outrebounding them 27-16.
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Clippers-Timberwolves: The Clippers have owned the Timberwolves lately, and that trend continued yesterday. L.A. beat Minnesota 107-99, which marked their 13th straight victory against them.
Blake Griffin scored 26 points here, with 12 of them coming over the final 6:32. He also hauled in eight boards and seven assists.
As a team, the Clippers shot 52 percent from the floor. They’ve win 49 straight when shooting at least 50 percent.
Magic-Celtics: Down in Orlando, Victor Oladipo came up big with 19 points in a 110-91 victory over the Celtics. Nik Vucevic helped out with 18 points and 10 rebounds in a double-double.
Tobias Harris also doubled up with 15 points and 11 rebounds, while Andrew Nicholson had 14 and eight boards.
On the other side, Isaiah Thomas was the high man with 20 points and seven assists. As a team, the Magic shot just 5-of-27 from 3-point range.
Knicks-Rockets: The Knicks let another game slip away late, letting Houston back in during a pivotal fourth quarter in an eventual 116-111 overtime win for the Rockets.
Trevor Ariza nailed a key 3-pointer with a little over a minute remaining in overtime, and Marcus Thornton iced it with a couple of free throws.
James Harden posted 26 points to lead his team, while Arron Affalo had 31 points on the other side. Kristaps Porzingis doubled up on 20 points and 13 rebounds.
The Knicks were without Carmelo Anthony for this one; he sat out due to an illness.
NBA Daily Schedule: Here’s a look at the league’s daily schedule. Let’s check out the matchups, times and channels where you can find all the action.
Monday, November 30, 2015:
7:30 PM ET:
Houston Rockets at Detroit Pistons (FS DETROIT, ROOT)
Boston Celtics at Miami Heat (FOX SPORTS SUN, CSNHD)
Oklahoma City Thunder at Atlanta Hawks (SPORTSNET ONE, FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST, FS OKLAHOMA HD)
San Antonio Spurs at Chicago Bulls (NBATV, CSN CHICAGO, FSSW)
8:00 PM ET:
Denver Nuggets at Milwaukee Bucks (FOX SPORTS WISCONSIN, ALTITUDE)
9:00 PM ET:
Golden State Warriors at Utah Jazz (ROOT, CSN BAY AREA)
10:00 PM ET:
Dallas Mavericks at San Antonio Spurs (CSN-CA, FSSW)
10:30 PM ET:
Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Clippers (CSNNWHD, SPORTSNET ONE, PRIME TICKET)
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