NBA roundup: Lakers rally past Pistons after LeBron James ejected

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2021-11-22 06:39:56 GMT+00:00 – Los Angeles Lakers celebrity LeBron James and Detroit Pistons middle Isaiah Stewart have been ejected throughout a wild fracas within the Lakers’ 121-116 victory on Sunday.

Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook led the Lakers from 17 factors down within the second half. Davis had 30 factors, 10 rebounds and 6 assists, whereas Westbrook equipped 26 factors, 10 assists and 9 rebounds. Carmelo Anthony added 18 factors.

Stewart suffered a big lower close to his proper eye after getting hit within the face by James whereas batting for place on a Jerami Grant free throw throughout the third quarter. Stewart instantly tried to go after James and each benches cleared. Stewart needed to be restrained a number of instances from preventing James and different Lakers earlier than he was escorted to the locker room. James was assessed a Flagrant Foul 2.

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Grant poured in a season-high 36 factors for Detroit, whereas Cade Cunningham recorded his first profession triple-double with 13 factors, 12 rebounds and 10 assists. Hamidou Diallo added a season-high 17 factors.

Clippers 97, Mavericks 91

Paul George scored 29 factors and Reggie Jackson added 23 because the Los Angeles Clippers opened the entrance finish of a two-game set in opposition to visiting Dallas.

Jackson made 4 3-pointers and Ivica Zubac recorded his fifth double-double of the season with 16 factors and 10 rebounds for the Clippers, who snapped a two-game skid. Kristaps Porzingis led Dallas with 25 factors and eight rebounds whereas Jalen Brunson added 20 factors and eight assists.

The groups will meet once more in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Suns 126, Nuggets 97

Phoenix by no means trailed en path to its twelfth consecutive win, a blowout of visiting Denver.

Cameron Johnson led all scorers with 22 factors coming off the Suns’ bench. Deandre Ayton led the Phoenix starters with 21 factors on 9-of-12 capturing to go along with eight rebounds and two blocked photographs.

The Suns’ successful streak is the longest within the NBA and the franchise’s finest run since successful 17 straight in 2006-07 to 12 video games. The loss marked 4 straight for the Nuggets, and the third throughout the skid by a double-digit-point margin.

Bulls 109, Knicks 103

DeMar DeRozan scored 31 factors and Zach LaVine adopted with 21 because the Chicago defeated New York, selecting up their fourth win in 5 video games.

Coby White (14 factors) and Lonzo Ball (11) additionally completed in double figures for the Bulls, who shot 42 p.c, together with 11-for-29 (37.9 p.c) from 3-point vary. Javonte Green had 9 rebounds for the Bulls.

Julius Randle recorded 34 factors and 10 rebounds for the Knicks, who’ve misplaced two of three. Alec Burks (13 factors), Immanuel Quickley (12) and Obi Toppin (10) adopted within the scoring column, whereas RJ Barrett had 9 factors and 15 rebounds.

Warriors 119, Raptors 104

Canadian-born Andrew Wiggins caught hearth in opposition to Toronto, scorching the online for six 3-pointers in a 32-point efficiency for Golden State in a rematch of the 2019 Finals.

Jordan Poole went one higher than Wiggins with 33 factors for the Warriors, who gained a fourth straight regardless of getting simply 12 factors on 2-for-10 capturing from Stephen Curry.

Pascal Siakam had 21 factors for the Raptors, who misplaced for the seventh time of their final 9 video games.

–Field Level Media

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November 21, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins (22) shoots the basketball against Toronto Raptors center Khem Birch (24) during the third quarter at Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 21, 2021; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Bulls forward DeMar DeRozan (11) reacts after a play against the New York Knicks during the second half at United Center. The Chicago Bulls won 109-103. Mandatory Credit: Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 21, 2021; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis (3) yells out after a play during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports