The Utah Jazz signed a clear victory over the New Orleans Pelicans (127-96) on Monday, their first in the NBA preseason games. Rudy Gobert contributed to the success of Jazz with a double-double (19 points and as many rebounds). He was the game’s leading scorer, ahead of 18 points for his teammate Donovan Mitchell.
The other French people who were playing were more discreet. Nicolas Batum scored three points and took four rebounds in 25 minutes of play with the Los Angeles Clippers, punished by the Minnesota Timberwolves (128-100).
Brooklyn beaten by Philadelphia
The Memphis Grizzlies dominated the Detroit Pistons (127-92). Yves Pons was satisfied with a rebound in six minutes with Memphis. Still in delicacy with his back, Killian Tillie did not play. On the Detroit side, Killian Hayes spent 22 minutes on the floor, for six points, two rebounds and two assists.
Among the other games of the night, the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets (115-104). For the Sixers, Furkan Korkmaz scored 27 points. In the ranks of the Nets, Kevin Durant (23 pts) and James Harden (21) have shown themselves.