Post Up: Dame Time

Damian Lillard scores 41 in OT win, Lakers get back-to-back victories and more.
by March 09, 2016
Damian Lillard

Raptors 104 (42-20), Nets 99 (18-46)

The Toronto Raptors overcame a 16-point deficit to beat the Brooklyn Nets in T-Dot. DeMar DeRozan led the Raps with 25 points, and Kyle Lowry finished with 23 points and 9 assists.

Spurs 116 (54-10), Timberwolves 91 (20-45)

LaMarcus Aldridge (29 points) got things going early on for the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night.

The Spurs led the Timberwolves by as many as 26 points in the win, as they shot over 55 percent from the field.

Nuggets 110 (26-38), Knicks 94 (26-39)

Kenneth Faried scored 24 points and brought down 10 rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a win over the New York Knicks at home. Carmelo Anthony finished with 30 points in the loss, as the Playoffs hopes for the NYK look dimmer and dimmer with each game.

Hawks 91 (36-28), Jazz 84 (29-34)

With 24 points and 6 assists from Jeff Teague, the Atlanta Hawks took care of the Jazz on the road on Tuesday night. Paul Millsap added 18 points and 9 rebounds in the win, which is ATL’s third straight.

Trail Blazers 116 (34-31), Wizards 109 (30-33) OT

Despite trailing by 13 points, the Portland Trail Blazers managed to win the game at home against the Washington Wizards in overtime.

Damian Lillard finished with 41 points and 11 assists to help snap his team’s three-game losing streak. John Wall finished with 20 points and 11 assists for the Wiz in the loss.

Lakers 107 (14-51), Magic 98 (27-36)

That’s two wins in a row for the Los Angeles Lakers. D’Angelo Russell finished with 27, Jordan Clarkson added 24, and Julius Randle tied his career-high of 23 points in the victory. Despite the Magic’s loss, Aaron Gordon’s monster windmill dunk is the highlight play to remember from L.A. on Tuesday night: