Stephen Curry scored 46 points when the Golden State Warriors finally beat the Memphis Grizzlies 113-104 in San Francisco, in the NBA’s 2021-2022 continued match today, Friday (12/24/2021) WIB.
Curry’s 46 points were from eight three-pointers and 12 from 12 free throws he made in that game.
It was the NBA’s second-highest point total of the season after the 50 he scored against the Atlanta Hawks in November.
Meanwhile, Ja Morant leads the Grizzlies with 21 points, while Jaren Jackson Jr. and Melton each had 20 points.
Spencer Dinwiddie had 21 points and 12 assists as Washington overcame Kemba Walker’s 44-point display for the Knicks, and the hosts New York Knicks lost.
Rookie Corey Kispert scored a season-high 20 points for the Wizards, who played without leading scorer Bradley Beal.
Keita Bates-Diop scores a career-high 30 points as the visiting San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers.
Derrick White added 23 points and Lonnie Walker IV contributed 21 points for the Spurs who ended their away run 3-1.
LeBron James had 36 points and nine rebounds for the Lakers.
PHOENIX SUNS 113, Oklahoma City Thunder 101
Devin Booker scored 30 points to lead the hosts Phoenix Suns to a fifth straight win and end the Oklahoma City Thunder’s three-game winning streak.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander leads the Thunder with 29 points, while Josh Giddey has 17 and Jeremiah Robinson-Earl has 10.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS 102, Dallas Mavericks 95
Khris Middleton scored the game’s highest scoring game with 26 points, DeMarcus Cousins ended his form with 22 points which was a season high as Milwaukee silenced hosts Dallas.
Jrue Holiday added 24 points for Milwaukee who played without Giannis Antetokounmpo due to health protocols. The Mavericks are also without Luka Doncic due to COVID as well.
INDIANA PACERS 118, Houston Rockets 106
Caris LeVert and Myles Turner both made double-doubles to lead Indiana to beat Houston in Indianapolis.
LeVert, who played point guard after Malcolm Brogdon was out with an Achilles injury, recorded his first double-double of the season with 24 points and 11 assists, while Turner made his eighth double-double with 32 points and 10 rebounds.
CHARLOTTE HORNETS 115, Denver Nuggets 107
Kelly Oubre Jr. scored 14 of their 23 points in the fourth quarter as visiting Charlotte beat Denver again.
Nikola Jokic had a season-high 29 points and 21 rebounds, Facundo Campazzo had 12 and Jeff Green, Vlatko Cancar, Will Barton and Austin Rivers each had 11 points for Denver.
MIAMI HEAT 115, Detroit Pistons 112
Tyler Herro scored 29 points and Max Strus had 26 as hosts Miami beat Detroit.
Trey Lyles scored a career-high 28 points for the Pistons, who have lost 16 of their last 17 games. Saddiq Bey had 23 points, 10 rebounds and five assists.
Cam Reddish scored 18 points, while John Collins added 17 points to lead Atlanta to beat host Philadelphia.
Joel Embiid had 23 points and 10 rebounds for the Sixers but missed a potential equalizer by the time the buzzer sounded.
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS 110, Orlando Magic 104
Brandon Ingram scored 31 points as New Orleans continued its longest winning streak of the season by beating hosts Orlando.
Gary Harris scored his season-high with 22 points, and Cole Anthony had 22 points and 11 assists after missing his previous three games for the Magic.