NBA News: Player News and Updates for 2/11/16
NBA Player Updates 2/11: The Latest News from Around the League, Tonight's TV Schedule and More
February 11, 2016
Tonight marks our final NBA games before the All-Star break, so make sure you get your basketball fix in. That said, let’s check out some of the notable players and scores out there right now.
Spurs-Magic: Down 14 points in the fourth quarter, things didn’t look good for the Spurs last night in Orlando. They were able to rally back for a 98-96 victory, however, with Kawhi Leonard burying the game-winning shot with less than a second remaining.
Evan Fournier finished with 28 points here; he also had a 3-pointer that tied the game with 13.3 seconds remaining. Nikola Vucevic doubled up on 20 points and 13 rebounds.
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Celtics-Clippers: The Celtics and Clippers game last night took overtime to decide, but Boston came out on top for a home victory.
Isaiah Thomas put up 36 points and 11 assists in the 139-134 victory, with Jared Sullinger adding 21 points and 11 rebounds. Jae Crowder helped out with 19 points as well.
This was the Celtics’ eighth straight win at home. They’re averaging 115 points per game during that streak.
Warriors-Suns: The Suns are a team in disarray right now, and they notched another loss last night in Phoenix. This one was against the Warriors, who were expected to blow them out but came up with a relatively modest 112-104 result.
Stephen Curry posted 26 points, nine rebounds and nine assists before sitting out in the fourth quarter.
The Warriors are now on an 11-game win streak as they head into the All-Star break. They have the best 52-game record in league history at 48-4.
Rockets-Blazers: The Blazers are a team on the rise right now. They posted another win last night against the Rockets in Portland, taking this one 116-103.
Damian Lillard led the team during a decisive second quarter; he’d ultimately finish with 31 points and nine assists. Maurice Harkless posted 19 points and 13 rebounds for a season-best performance from him.
The Blazers are now in a tie with Utah for seventh place in the West.
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.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
8:00 PM ET:
Washington Wizards at Milwaukee Bucks (FOX SPORTS WISCONSIN, CSN)
New Orleans Pelicans at Oklahoma City Thunder (TNT, SPORTSNET ONE)
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