How’s that for an NBA Friday Night? With 9 games in total, there was no shortage of action yesterday evening. The biggest story of the night was another stellar performance from Kyrie Irving, who turned in 39 points and 6 assists as the Cavs dropped Milwaukee. Games like this are exactly why Irving was chosen as one of the 10 NBA Players That Deserve a Signature Shoe.
Elsewhere, Kemba Walker had a big night in the UA Anatomix Spawn. Walker put up 39 points and 6 assists during the Bobcats’ 116-106 win over the Pistons. In Philly, the 76ers inched by with a 121-120 win over Brooklyn despite a stellar 24 point, 10 rebound night from Paul Pierce. Evan Turner had 29 points and 10 rebounds in the Philadelphia win.
In Miami, LeBron had a relatively tame night with 18 points, 8 assists, and 6 rebounds as the Heat stomped out the Kings. Check out all the details from these games and more after the jump.
Riley Jones is a freelance writer from Charlottesville, VA and a contributor to Sneaker Report. With an unshakable affinity for basketball and all things ’90s, he can be found on Twitter @rchrstphr.