Mahinmi prevail in the French centers’ duel
With just 3 points and 3 rebounds by him, Ian Mahinmi and the Indiana Pacers got the win in the duel of the French center against the New Orleans Pelicans and Alexis Ajinca.
Without injured Anthony Davis, Ajinca was a starter alongside Omer Asik. The French big man finished the game with 22 points and 9 rebounds, while the Turk had 2 points and 15 rebounds. Playing without Pau Gasol the Bulls were defeated in New York by the Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets beat Cleveland despite 30 points by Lebron James. Here’s the Top5 and the results of the day.
The results of the day
Indiana Pacers – N.O. Pelicans 92-84 (Ajinca 22 p., 9 r.)
Brooklyn Nets – Cleveland Cavaliers 104-95 (Bogdanovic 12 p.)
New York Knicks – Chcago Bulls 106-94 (Porzingis 19 p., 10 r.)
OKC Thunder – Utah Jazz 113-91 (Ibaka 10 p.)
L.A.Clippers – Portlant Trail Blazers 96-94 (Paul 25 p., 7 as.)