Kevin Porter grew to become the youngest NBA participant to put up a 50-point double-double with assists as last-placed Houston Rockets snapped a five-game dropping skid with a 143-136 upset win over Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
The 20-year-old completed with 50 factors and 11 assists to affix LeBron James, Brandon Jennings and Devin Booker as the one gamers to attain 50 factors in an NBA contest earlier than turning 21.
“After I saw the third three go down, I knew it was going to be a special night,” Porter mentioned. “It was all up to me. I just stayed aggressive.”
Bucks misplaced Giannis Antetokounmpo, who left the sport after spraining his ankle in the opening quarter.
Kevin Durant scored a season-high 42 factors as first-placed Brooklyn Nets received its fourth straight recreation, a 130-113 win over Indiana Pacers.
The outcomes: Oklahoma City 95 misplaced to New Orleans 109; Denver 121 bt Toronto 111; Houston 143 bt Milwaukee 136; Minnesota 126 bt Golden State 114;
Detroit 105 misplaced to Dallas 115; Indiana 113 misplaced to Brooklyn 130.