LeBron James was Sunday evening again, the sterkhouder with the Cleveland Cavaliers. LBJ signed in the thuisduel against Detroit for 25 points, 14 assists and 8 rebounds and missed so just a triple double. The Philadelphia 76’ers lost to the Thunder but Joel Embiid made it to the dunk of the night, maybe even of the year.
The vicekampioen in the NBA took it with a 121-104, and strengthened thus his third place in the Eastern Conference. Boston (35-15) results for Toronto (33-15), on Sunday, with a 123-111 the Lakers won, and Cleveland (29-19).
In the Western Conference had leader Golden State a day of rest. First pursuer Houston won, under the impetus of James Harden (27 points, 10 rebounds, 8 assists), with a 113-102 of Phoenix. The San Antonio Spurs, third in the standings, kept the victory at home against Sacramento (113-98) in a duel with two 40-year-olds on the parquet: Manu Ginobili (15 points) and Vince Carter (21 points).
Oklahoma City, that fifth state, conquered in your own home against Philadelphia a’s eighth consecutive victory. The Thunder took it with 122-112. Russell Westbrook had a topavond with 37 points, 14 assists and 9 rebounds. Nevertheless, there was also less time for the MVP. Joel Embiid (27 points) put Westbrook on a poster with a fantastic dunk.