4/4/2012-Cousins and LeBron both have 41 point games, but both don’t win
Bargnani had 30 points as Toronto beat fellow cellar dweller Charlotte by 5 in Canada. DJ Augustin had 18 off the bench as Kemba Walker was given the start. Demar DeRozan had 20 for the Raptors to support Bargnani.
The game was won within the first quarter as the San Antonio Spurs shot 60% percent, destroying the hapless Cavaliers by 35 points. Aussie point guard Patty Mills lead the way for the Spurs with 20 points off the bench in 20 minutes playing time. Boris Diaw had 9 assists, while kyrie Irving had 13 points and 5 assists in the horror loss.
The Pacers launched a 40 point final quarter to defeat the New York Knicks despite Carmelo Anthony’s 39 points. Granger had 27 as the Pacers rolled right through and well over a final quarter deficit.
LeBron James’ season high 41 points lead the Heat to a win over ‘best of the rest’ contender Philadelphia. LeBron also pulled down 6 boards and handed out 4 assists as the Sixers’ Evan Turner had 26 points.
Still without Dwight Howard, the Orlando Magic went down to the Detroit Pistons, despite a big effort from Glen Davis who had 31 points and 10 rebounds whilst trying to guard budding big man Greg Monroe/ Monroe had 22 and 11 to lead the Pistons.
Steve Nash had 18 and 12 assists as the Suns beat the Sacramento Kings. DeMarcus Cousins HUGE game of 41 points and 12 rebounds somehow was not enough for the Kings as the lost by 9.
Kobe Bryant had 24 points and rattled home the game sealing three as the Lakers beat the Nets without Andrew Bynum. Deron Williams had 20 points and Kris Humphries had 18 and 15 rebounds in the loss.
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