A big surprise happened in NBA At night, from Thursday to Friday, Poland time. Weakest team in the league – Houston Rockets (16 wins, 47 losses) – Defeated the third team of the Eastern Conference – Milwaukee Bucks (38 wins, 24 losses) – 143: 136.
Two things had a big impact on the unexpected outcome. The first was the injury to the Milwaukee Bucks leader and one of the best players in the entire league – Giannis Antikombo. The Greek twisted his ankle in the first quarter and left the ground in just one minute Toys at the expense of.
Porter Jr. Scorecard
In Antetokounmpo’s absence, Houston Rockets star and captain – Kevin Porter Jr. – flashed on the dance floor. The 20-year-old scored 50 points, 17 of which were in the final quarter. Porter Jr. made 11 assists to reach 50 points.
This is a historical finding. Porter Jr., 20, became the youngest player in league history to score 50 points and no fewer than 10 assists in a single match.
When I saw the ball entering the basket after my third long shot, I knew it was going to be a special evening. Everything came to me, I tried to attack effectively, which eventually turned out to be exceptional – the player said after the match.
Porter’s impressive performance and the surprise win for the Houston Rockets did not change his position in the league. The team is still the last in the Western Conference and has no chance to advance to the decisive roles. This will start on May 22nd.