NBA News: Player News and Updates for 2/27/15
NBA Player Updates 1/24: The Latest News from Around the League, Tonight's TV Schedule and More
February 27, 2015
The proverbial floodgates are open wide in the NBA today, with a whopping 14 games on the schedule in the coming hours. Before we get set for all that on-court action, let’s check out some of the notable players and stats out there right now.
Cavs-Warriors: The first of the two games last night featured Cleveland and Golden State, and the Cavs came out on top in this one. LeBron James posted a season-high 42 points in the 110-99 victory, which was Cleveland’s 18th win in the last 20. James also had 11 rebounds.
Stephen Curry--the other big star on the floor--put up 18 points and scored only six after the first quarter.
Golden State is now 44-11.
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Thunder-Suns: The other game last night featured the Suns and Thunder at US Airways Center in Phoenix. This one took overtime to decide a winner, where the Suns outscored the Thunder 8-4 in the extra period for a 117-113 win.
Russell Westbrook posted a triple-double in the losing effort, putting up 39 points. Eric Bledsoe just missed a triple-double himself, logging 28 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists.
Interestingly enough, this was jus the third time in league history that two opposing players have scored 28 and gathered 13 rebounds and nine assists against each other.
NBA Daily Schedule: Here’s a look at the upcoming games on the NBA schedule, including the start times and TV networks you can catch the matchups on .
Friday, February 27, 2015:
7:00 PM ET:
Cleveland Cavaliers at Indiana Pacers (FSI, FSO-WUAB)
Washington Wizards at Philadelphia 76ers (CSN, CSN+)
7:30 PM ET:
Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks (SPORTSOUTH, FS FLORIDA)
Charlotte Hornets at Boston Celtics (CSNHD, SPORTSOUTH)
New York Knicks at Detroit Pistons (MSG, FS DETROIT)
Golden State Warriors at Toronto Raptors (TSN, CSN BAY AREA)
8:00 PM ET:
Minnesota Timberwolves at Chicago Bulls (WPWR, FS NORTH)
Brooklyn Nets at Houston Rockets (YES, ROOT)
Los Angeles Clippers at Memphis Grizzlies (SPORTSOUTH, FOX SPORTS WEST)
Miami Heat at New Orleans Pelicans (ESPN)
9:00 PM ET:
Utah Jazz at Denver Nuggets (ROOT, ALTITUDE)
10:00 PM ET:
San Antonio Spurs at Sacramento Kings (CSN-CA, KENS HD)
10:30 PM ET:
Milwaukee Bucks at Los Angeles Lakers (TWC SN/TWC D, FOX SPORTS WISCONSIN)
Oklahoma City Thunder at Portland Trail Blazers (ESPN, CSNNWHD, FS OKLAHOMA HD)
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