You don’t get a Los Angeles Clippers game without some monster dunks. We know what to expect, and we got it…
From Meyers Leonard.
Wait, what? Yup, it was Trail Blazers rookie Meyers Leonard who got four of his eight points on the night with powerful dunks. I’m not sure this game was exactly a coming out party for the center out of Illinois, but there were glimpses of what could be. If he continues to develop, Portland may have a real center on the roster they can lean on for years.
Celtics ease to 124-91 win at Olimpia Milano in Global Games
MILAN (AP) — The Boston Celtics eased to a 124-91 victory over Olimpia Milano at the Mediolanum Forum on Tuesday, comfortably winning the first of a double-header in Europe as part of the NBA Global Games.
Isaiah Thomas led the way for the Celtics with 18 points, including nine in his first seven minutes after coming off the bench midway through the first quarter.