Messina won, impressive Jokic
in a game without Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Gregg Popovich The Spurs got the 116-91 win over the Timberwolves with LaMarcus Aldridge scoring 29 points and Ettore Mesina being on the bench of the team as the head coach.
With him being rumored to be a candidate for the Nets‘ bench Messina said that at this point everything is speculation and added: “Look, I’m a soldier. Whatever will happen in the future, the first person I will talk to is Pop and the second is R.C. And that’s it”.
Meanwhile Nikola Jokic added one more impressive game in his rookie season with 20 points and 9 rebounds in the Denver win over the Knicks. Here’s the Top10 and the results of the day.
Results of the day
Toronto Raptors – Brooklyn Nets 104-99 (Bogdanovic 12 p.)
Minnesota Timberwolves – San Antonio Spurs 91-116 (Aldridge 29 p.)
Denver Nuggets – New York Knicks 110-94 (Jokic 20 p., 9 r., 3 as.)
Utah Jazz – Atlanta Hawks 84-91 (Gobert 6 p., 15 r.)
Portland Trail Blazers – Washington Wizards 116-109 (Lillard 41 p. 11 as – Gortat 19 p., 10 r.)
Los Angeles Lakers – Orlando Magic 107-98 (Fournier 23 p.)