First, Wesley Matthews appreciated the ovation. Then he appreciated the win.
Washington guard John Wall scored a season-high 35 points, and coach Randy Wittman’s seat cooled ever so slightly after the Wizards’ impressive 97-85 victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.
Although Bryant was born in Philadelphia, there has often been tension between him and 76ers fans. Now that Bryant has announced his retirement, the city showed him some love during a Lakers loss.
Kobe Bryant breezed through the Philadelphia 76ers locker room and said to no one in particular, “keep it going, guys.”
Marc Gasol scored a career-high 38 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the New Orleans Pelicans 113-104 on Tuesday night.
Brook Lopez had 23 points for the Nets, who also won consecutive games for the first time this season.
Nikola Vucevic had 18 points, 12 rebounds and four assists, and the Orlando Magic won their fourth straight game with a 96-93 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.
John Wall scored a season-high 35 points and the Washington Wizards handed the Cleveland Cavaliers their first home loss of the season, 97-85 on Tuesday night.
Brook Lopez scored 23 points and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Phoenix Suns 94-91 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight home victory.
Perhaps the best move of Porzingis’ young career was not granting the Sixers a private workout last spring.
Carmelo Anthony revealed that Kobe Bryant wanted him to join the Lakers prior to the Knicks acquiring Anthony five seasons ago.
The Knicks have been gifted the best opponent to end their worst stretch of the season. Looking to stop their four-game losing streak against the one-win 76ers on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden, the Knicks' biggest potential problem is obvious — looking past a Sixers team which lost its first 18 games of the…