The rookie of the year favorite Luka Doncic and the Mavericks made a come back win against Trailblazers 102-101 on Sunday (Monday in PHL) as they erased the 15-point defecit in the last quarter of the game. Doncic tallied 28 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists. Also, the mavs newly acquired Tim Hardaway Jr scores 24 points with 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
Trailblazers’ guard Damian Lillard scored 21 points in the third quarter to build a lead to 98-81 before coming to the 4th quarter. Going to the last quarter, Lillard missed his last 4 shots and his team went more than 10 minutes without a basket.
Jusuf Nurkic scored 18 points and 10 rebounds before fouling out.
Trail blazers will visit the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night (Tuesday in PHL)
Mavericks will visit James Harden and the Rockets at Houston on Monday night (Tuesday in PHL)