Post Up: LeBron & AD Lead Lakers over Pistons in LA

by January 06, 2020
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Clippers 135 (26-12), Knicks 132 (10-26)

24 hours after losing to the Grizzlies, the returned bounced back, defeating the Knicks at home. Montrezl Harrell scored a team-high 34 points, while Paul George and Lou Williams scored 32 points apiece.

Heat 122 (26-10), Trailblazers 111 (15-22)

Four of five of the Heat’s starters finished in double figures with Bam Adebayo (20 points) leading all scorers. Goran Dragic dropped 29 points in 30 minutes off the bench as Miami improved to 17-1 at home.

Timberwolves 118 (14-21), Cavaliers 103 (10-26)

Despite blowing a 25-point lead, the Wolves eventually recovered to seal the win on the road. Gorgui Dieng led all scorers with 22 points, Robert Covington and Andrew Wiggins scored 15 apiece and Jarrett Culver had 14.

Grizzlies 121 (15-22), Suns 114 (14-22)

Jonas Valanciunas had a 30-point performance in the desert as the Grizzlies went 2-0 on the weekend. Dillion Brooks finished with 19 points and Jaren Jackson Jr added 15.

Lakers 106 (28-7), Pistons 99 (13-23)

Up one down the stretch, Anthony Davis hit a corner 3-pointer to extend the lead to four. Anthony Davis (24 points) and LeBron James (21 points) combined for 45 points. Alex Caruso and Dwight Howard had 13 and 11 points off the bench.

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