Post Up: Russell Westbrook Scores 34 Points in First Return to OKC

by January 09, 2020

Cavaliers 115 (11-27), Pistons 112 (14-25)

Tristan Thompson put up a career-high 35 points and 14 rebounds to help Cleveland win in overtime. Andre Drummond led the Pistons with 28 points and 23 rebounds.

Celtics 98 (25-11), 76ers 109 (25-14)

Philadelphia earned the home win even without Joel Embiid. Josh Richardson paced the 76ers with 29 points and 7 assists. Kemba Walker scored 26 points in the loss.

Blazers 102 (16-23), Timberwolves 116 (15-22)

The game slipped away from Portland in the second and third quarters, losing the scoring battle 31-13 and 41-27 in those periods alone. Andrew Wiggins put up 23 points and 8 rebounds for Minnesota.

Rockets 92 (25-12), Thunder 113 (22-16)

It was nothing but love for Russell Westbrook in his first return to OKC. Westbrook had a good scoring night with 34 points, but his team failed to crack 100 points as the Thunder overwhelmed them.

Danilo Gallinari led OKC with 23 points and 11 rebounds. Chris Paul registered 18 points against his former team.