February 27, 2021

Category: NBA News

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RECAP: Bulls’ record 3-pointer total sinks Pelicans

Zach LaVine scored a game-high 46 points, Coby White scored 30 and the Chicago Bulls set a franchise record with 25 3-pointers in a 129-116 win over the visiting New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night. LaVine and White became the first teammates in league history to make at least eight 3-pointers during the same game. […]

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NBA had just one positive COVID-19 test in the past week

The NBA announced Wednesday that one player was confirmed positive for COVID-19 out of 470 players tested since Feb. 3. That player and anyone considered to be a close contact is being isolated or quarantined until cleared under the NBA and NBAPA’s rules. Related: Check out our NBA TV schedule. Covering every game from now […]

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RECAP: Kyle Anderson leads Grizzlies’ record shooting night

Kyle Anderson made a career-high six 3-pointers, part of a Memphis franchise-record 23 made from beyond the arc, and the Grizzlies routed the Charlotte Hornets 130-114 Wednesday at FedExForum in Memphis. The Grizzlies clung to a narrow 70-68 lead at halftime, but Anderson opened the second half with four consecutive 3-pointers. Dillon Brooks, who shot […]

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RECAP: Kyrie Irving leads Nets past Pacers

Kyrie Irving scored 35 points as the host Brooklyn Nets took control in the second quarter and ended a three-game losing streak with 104-94 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. Irving shot 8 of 17 from the field, hit a career-high 17 free throws without a miss and handed out eight assists. James […]

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RECAP: Luka Doncic’s triple-double leads Mavs past Hawks

Luka Doncic recorded his NBA-leading seventh triple-double and helped Dallas overcome a 13-point second-half deficit as the Mavericks defeated the visiting Atlanta Hawks 118-117 on Wednesday. Doncic had 28 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists for the 32nd triple-double of his career. He extended his streak of 25-point games to a career best 12 straight. […]

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Pistons’ Jahlil Okafor to miss 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

The Detroit Pistons announced Wednesday they’ll be without center Jahlil Okafor for six to eight weeks after the third overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft underwent successful surgery to clean the lateral meniscus in his left knee. pic.twitter.com/UPX66CxOeh — Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) February 10, 2021 Okafor, 25, has missed the Pistons’ past four games. […]

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