Box Score Bulletin’: Nov. 20

Nov 20, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D

Welcome all stat geeks! “Box Score Bulletin’” is sifting through, analyzing and summarizing all of the NBA box scores from the previous day and night, so you don’t have to! So sip your coffee and enjoy the good, the bad and the ugly…

Raptors (3-8) 98 @ 76ers (7-4) 106

  • Leading scorers: TOR – DeMar DeRozan 24, PHI - Nick Young 23.
  • The Sixers used a 33-18 4th quarter to complete the comeback over the Raps.
  • Jrue Holiday finished with near triple double numbers for Philly with 19 points, 12 assists and 8 rebounds. Included in his 12 dimes were a couple of late drive and kick daggers that finished off the Raps.
  • Nick Young led the team with 23 points off the bench on 7-13 shooting.
  • Kyle Lowry returned (early) for the Raptors, posted 13 points (5-14 FG), 7 rebounds and 7 assists.
  • Jose Calderon had another bunch of assists and posted a double double of 13 points and 12 assists (6 to 1 assist to turnover ratio).
  • DeMar DeRozan had 24 and Andrea Bargnani had 22 for Toronto.

Knicks (8-1) 102 @ Hornets (3-6) 80

  • Leading scorers: NYK – Carmelo Anthony 29, NOH – Ryan Anderson 15.
  • The Knicks doubled the Hornets in 3-point attempts, 36-18. The Knicks made 14 of their 36 (38.9%).
  • Steve Novak got up 10 of those attempts, but only made 2.
  • Melo had 29 points (12-22 FG), 6 rebounds and 4 assists.
  • Missing Anthony Davis, Ryan Anderson stepped into the starting lineup and put up 15 points (3-8 3PT) and 8 rebounds.
  • Austin Rivers chipped in with 14 points but was only 2-7 from the free throw line.
  • The Knicks outscored the Hornets 49-32 in the second half to pull out the W.

Nets (6-3) 90 @ Lakers (6-5) 95

  • Leading scorers: BKN – Brook Lopez 23, LAL – Kobe Bryant 25.
  • All three of the Lakers big guns had solid games. Kobe finished with 25 pts, 4 rebs, 5 asts, Dwight with 23 pts, 15 rebs, 4 blks, and Pau with 17 pts, 11 rebs and 7 asts.
  • Dwight was 7-19 (37%) from the free throw line.
  • Metta World Peace (who I still think doesn’t get much credit) finished with 17 points and 8 rebounds.
  • The Laker bench only contributed 10 points (Hill 4, Duhon 4, Jamison 2).
  • Deron Williams and Joe Johnson finished with a combined 36 points, but shot only 12 for 34 (35.3%) from the field.
  • Brook Lopez posted 23 points (11-18 FG) and 7 rebounds.
  • Reggie Evans had a typical “Reggie Evans” line with 0 points (0-0 FG), 11 rebounds and 3 personal fouls in 19 minutes.

Topics: Box Scores, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers

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