Bjelica lifts Kings with game-winner against Rockets

2019-12-10T08:42:09+00:00 2019-12-10T09:35:22+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

10/Dec/19 08:42

Eurohoops.net

Nemanja Bjelica was the enchanted hero of Monday night.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Nemanja Bjelica and Bogdan Bogdanovic were on a roll for Sacramento Kings in their 119-118 triumph over Houston Rockets. Bjelica handed Kings the victory with his game-winner three and overall tapped 17 points, five rebounds, four assists, while Bogdanovic had 13 points and three rebounds coming off from the bench. Rockets‘ Clint Capela finished the game with a double-double of 13 points, 17 rebounds.

Bucks took Magic down with a 110-101 victory, as Giannis Antetokounmpo posted another double-double, this time with 32 points and 15 rebounds, as well as 8 assists. Ersan Ilyasova followed his lead with 11 points.

Dario Saric and Ricky Rubio paced Phoenix Suns to a 125-109 victory against the Timberwolves. The Croatian power forward added 20 points, 9 boards, as Rubio finished with 16 points, 14 boards.

Dennis Schroder posted an impressive 27-point performance to lead Oklahoma City Thunder to a 104-90 victory over Utah Jazz, stopping a double-double night by Rudy Gobert with 19 points and 17 rebounds, while Bojan Bogdanovic also posted 13 points.

Ivica Zubac shared 13 points, eight boards and two assists in Clippers‘ 110-99 victory over Indiana Pacers and Domantas Sabonis, who exited the game with a double-double of 18 points and 22 rebounds.

Daniel Theis contributed 10 points and two assists as Boston Celtics prevailed over Cleveland Cavaliers 110-88. On the opposing end, Cedi Osman finished the game with four points.

Memphis Grizzlies got past Golden State Warriors 110-103, with Jonas Valanciunas adding a double-double of 13 points and 10 rebounds and Marko Guduric posting 2 points on 1-3 FG.

Marc Gasol touched nearly double-double figures with 9 points, 9 rebounds, and five assists in Toronto Raptors‘ narrow 93-92 win against Chicago Bulls. Serge Ibaka added a double-double coming from the bench with 11 points and 14 rebounds, while at the other end of the floor, Lauri Markkanen posted 13 points and 8 rebounds.

Svi Mykhailiuk posted 8 points, 2 rebounds coming from the bench in Pistons‘ 105-103 victory over Pelicans. Nicolo Melli added 4 points for the opposing end.

NBA standings:

EASTERN CONFERENCE

TEAM
1Milwaukee Bucks Wins21 Losses3 Win Percentage.875 Games Behind Conference Record14 and2 Division Recordand0 Home Record11 and1 Away Record10 and2 Last Ten Record10 and0 Win Streak 15Wins
2Boston Celtics Wins17 Losses5 Win Percentage.773 Games Behind3.0 Conference Record11 and2 Division Recordand2 Home Record10 and0 Away Recordand5 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 4Wins
3Miami Heat Wins17 Losses6 Win Percentage.739 Games Behind3.5 Conference Record12 and2 Division Recordand0 Home Record10 and0 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 2Wins
4Philadelphia 76ers Wins17 Losses7 Win Percentage.708 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record12 and3 Division Recordand1 Home Record12 and0 Away Recordand7 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 2Wins
5Toronto Raptors Wins16 Losses7 Win Percentage.696 Games Behind4.5 Conference Record10 and4 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand2 Away Recordand5 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Wins
6Indiana Pacers Wins15 Losses9 Win Percentage.625 Games Behind6.0 Conference Record10 and7 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand3 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Losses
7Brooklyn Nets Wins13 Losses10 Win Percentage.565 Games Behind7.5 Conference Recordand5 Division Recordand1 Home Recordand4 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 3Wins
8Orlando Magic Wins11 Losses12 Win Percentage.478 Games Behind9.5 Conference Recordand9 Division Recordand1 Home Recordand4 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 1Losses
9Detroit Pistons Wins10 Losses14 Win Percentage.417 Games Behind11.0 Conference Recordand13 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand5 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 2Wins
10Charlotte Hornets Wins9 Losses16 Win Percentage.360 Games Behind12.5 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand8 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 2Losses
11Chicago Bulls Wins8 Losses17 Win Percentage.320 Games Behind13.5 Conference Recordand11 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand9 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 3Losses
12Washington Wizards Wins7 Losses15 Win Percentage.318 Games Behind13.0 Conference Recordand6 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand6 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 2Losses
13Atlanta Hawks Wins6 Losses17 Win Percentage.261 Games Behind14.5 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand8 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 1Wins
14Cleveland Cavaliers Wins5 Losses18 Win Percentage.217 Games Behind15.5 Conference Recordand16 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand9 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand9 Win Streak 7Losses
15New York Knicks Wins4 Losses19 Win Percentage.174 Games Behind16.5 Conference Recordand15 Division Recordand8 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand9 Win Streak 9Losses

WESTERN CONFERENCE

TEAM
1Los Angeles Lakers Wins21 Losses3 Win Percentage.875 Games Behind Conference Record16 and2 Division Recordand1 Home Record10 and2 Away Record11 and1 Last Ten Recordand1 Win Streak 4Wins
2LA Clippers Wins18 Losses7 Win Percentage.720 Games Behind3.5 Conference Record11 and5 Division Recordand1 Home Record13 and1 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 2Wins
3Dallas Mavericks Wins16 Losses7 Win Percentage.696 Games Behind4.5 Conference Record11 and4 Division Recordand0 Home Recordand5 Away Recordand2 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 1Losses
4Denver Nuggets Wins14 Losses7 Win Percentage.667 Games Behind5.5 Conference Recordand4 Division Recordand0 Home Recordand3 Away Recordand4 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 2Losses
5Houston Rockets Wins15 Losses8 Win Percentage.652 Games Behind5.5 Conference Recordand5 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand3 Away Recordand5 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 1Losses
6Utah Jazz Wins13 Losses11 Win Percentage.542 Games Behind8.0 Conference Record10 and7 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand3 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Losses
7Oklahoma City Thunder Wins11 Losses12 Win Percentage.478 Games Behind9.5 Conference Recordand8 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand5 Away Recordand7 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 3Wins
8Phoenix Suns Wins11 Losses12 Win Percentage.478 Games Behind9.5 Conference Recordand8 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand7 Away Recordand5 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Wins
9Sacramento Kings Wins10 Losses13 Win Percentage.435 Games Behind10.5 Conference Recordand7 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand4 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 2Wins
10Minnesota Timberwolves Wins10 Losses13 Win Percentage.435 Games Behind10.5 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand7 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 5Losses
11San Antonio Spurs Wins9 Losses14 Win Percentage.391 Games Behind11.5 Conference Recordand8 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand6 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 2Wins
12Portland Trail Blazers Wins9 Losses15 Win Percentage.375 Games Behind12.0 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand6 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 2Losses
13Memphis Grizzlies Wins7 Losses16 Win Percentage.304 Games Behind13.5 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 1Wins
14New Orleans Pelicans Wins6 Losses18 Win Percentage.250 Games Behind15.0 Conference Recordand13 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand9 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand9 Win Streak 9Losses
15Golden State Warriors Wins5 Losses20 Win Percentage.200 Games Behind16.5 Conference Recordand14 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand8 Away Recordand12 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 1

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