So it turns out he Nick Young might be the MVP, with the Lakers 2-0 since his return, Who knew? We also had triple overtime craziness, multiple teams playing with short rotations due to injuries and the Spurs getting the win over LeBron James again. Join me as we break down all 11 box scores from Wednesday.
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So, Kobe Bryant crossed the 32,000 point plateau, and what’s more, the Lakers actually got the W. Perhaps coincidentally, Nick “Swaggy P” Young made his season debut. You connect the dots. But there were seven other teams in action Tuesday, let’s break down those box scores.
The NCAA men’s basketball season has officially gotten under way, and with that it is time to take a look back at some of the sensational statistical feats around the nation over the first few days of the campaign.
• Missouri State seems like a great place to start, as Bears junior guard Marcus Marshall knocked the starting gates of the 2014-15 season right off their hinges with a 38-point performance (12-16 FG, 6-7 3Pt, 8-8 FT) versus Eastern Illinois Friday. This incredible effort is even more impressive when considering the fact that this marked Marshall’s first game back after missing the final 17 contests of last season due to knee surgery.
The Big Three is clicking in Cleveland, Dallas coasts to another victory and Anthony Davis enters beast mode again. Just another day in the NBA and another day for the Box Score Breakdown.