TASS, August 1. Houston won in overtime match of the National basketball Association (NBA) on “Dallas.” The meeting ended with a score of 153:149.
The most productive player in both teams was the defender of “Houston” James harden, he has 48 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. Their point guard Russell Westbrook scored a double-double of 31 points and 11 rebounds, adding eight assists. Also double-double in the asset striker Robert Covington (13 points, 11 rebounds).
Triple-double scored playmaker “Dallas,” Luke Doncic. On account of his 28 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists. Triple-double was for Danica 23rd in the NBA. Most points in the “Dallas” scored center Kristaps Porzingis, the asset is also double-double (39 points, 16 rebounds).
Previously, “Phoenix” won “Washington” with the score 125:112. Portland beat Memphis in overtime (140:135). “Milwaukee” was stronger than “Boston” (119:112). “San Antonio” took over “Sacramento” (129:120).
The drawing was resumed on Friday, to finish it will be 22 teams. The participants were clubs, which at the time of abandonment were in the area playoffs (the first eight places in each conference). Also continue the season and teams lagged not more than six victories from them. From clubs in the Western conference in the list “Portland”, “new Orleans”, “Sacramento”, “San Antonio” and “Phoenix”, of the commands of East conference “Washington”.
The teams will play eight matches selected from the remaining meetings of the regular season. Directly in the playoffs will be held at the seven best teams of each conference. If took eighth place team ahead of ninth more than four wins, it also will come in the playoffs. In the case of smaller difference clubs will hold a face-to-face confrontation, with which won the ninth place team to qualify, you need to get two wins in a row.