Giannis posts triple-double vs. Bulls, hits 10,000-point mark

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Antigoni Zachari

21/Jan/20 09:16

Giannis’ important milestone and other deeds from Monday evening’s action in the NBA.

By Eurohoops team /

Giannis Antetokounmpo stepped up with a triple-double of 28 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists and the Milwaukee Bucks downed Chicago Bulls 111-98. Giannis also reached the 10,000 points milestone in his career in a game that will be remembered. He became the seventh player of the franchise to reach 10k points.

On the opposing end, Lauri Markkanen and Tomas Satoransky posted 8 and 7 points each for Bulls.

The Nuggets grabbed a 107-100 win over Minnesota Timberwolves, paced by Nikola Jokic who posted a double-double of 17 points and 13 rebounds along with five assists.

Danilo Gallinari erupted with a double-double of 25 points and 13 rebounds to pace Oklahoma City Thunder to a 112-107 win over Houston Rockets. Dennis Schroder followed his lead and contributed 23 points and five rebounds. Rockets‘ Clint Capela exited the court with 12 points and 7 rebounds.

Evan Fournier and Nikola Vucevic led Orlando Magic to a 106-83 triumph over Charlotte Hornets with their individual performances. The French guard posted 26 points and four assists, while the Montenegrin big man tapped a double-double of 24 points and 10 boards.

Willy Hernangomez posted 8 points for Hornets, while Nicolas Batum contributed 3 points and six rebounds.

Goran Dragic came from the bench to add 18 points in Miami Heat‘s 118-113 victory over Sacramento Kings, overshadowing a 22-point performance by Nemanja Bjelica. Bogdan Bogdanovic also added 14 points for Kings.

Marc Gasol dropped 14 points and five rebounds in 23 minutes at the Toronto Raptors prevailed over Atlanta Hawks 122-117, while Serge Ibaka posted 8 points and 7 rebounds coming from the bench.

Rudy Gobert and Bojan Bogdanovic led Utah Jazz past Indiana Pacers with a 118-88 win, posting 20 and 14 points apiece. On the other end of the court, Domantas Sabonis had 10 points and 8 rebounds.

Nicolo Melli posted 15 points, five rebounds and three assists and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated Memphis Grizzlies 126-116, while Jonas Valanciunas had 14 points for the Memphis side.

Frank Ntilikina had six points and three rebounds in New York Knicks‘ 106-86 victory over Cleveland Cavaliers and Cedi Osman, who finished the game with 14 points and three assists.

Daniel Theis added 5 points coming from the bench in Boston Celtics‘ 139-107 triumph over Los Angeles Lakers.

Furkan Korkmaz contributed 10 points and three assists in Philadelphia 76ers‘ 117-111 victory against Brooklyn Nets. On the other end of the court, Rodions Kurucs and Dzanan Musa posted 5 and 2 points each.

Mario Hezonja had 5 points in 19 minutes in Portland Trail Blazers‘ 129-124 victory against Golden State Warriors.

Marco Belinelli scored 11 points in San Antonio Spurs‘ narrow 120-118 win vs. Phoenix Suns. Dario Saric dropped 10 points for the Phoenix side.

Svi Mykhailiuk and Sekou Doumbouya posted 10 and 6 points respectively for Detroit Pistons in their 106-100 defeat to Washington Wizards.

NBA Standings:


1Milwaukee Bucks Wins39 Losses6 Win Percentage.867 Games Behind Conference Record24 and3 Division Record11 and0 Home Record21 and2 Away Record18 and4 Last Ten Recordand1 Win Streak 7Wins
2Miami Heat Wins30 Losses13 Win Percentage.698 Games Behind8.0 Conference Record19 and6 Division Recordand2 Home Record19 and1 Away Record11 and12 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Wins
3Toronto Raptors Wins29 Losses14 Win Percentage.674 Games Behind9.0 Conference Record20 and7 Division Recordand3 Home Record15 and7 Away Record14 and7 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 4Wins
4Boston Celtics Wins28 Losses14 Win Percentage.667 Games Behind9.5 Conference Record19 and9 Division Recordand5 Home Record17 and5 Away Record11 and9 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Wins
5Philadelphia 76ers Wins29 Losses16 Win Percentage.644 Games Behind10.0 Conference Record21 and9 Division Recordand2 Home Record20 and2 Away Recordand14 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 4Wins
6Indiana Pacers Wins28 Losses16 Win Percentage.636 Games Behind10.5 Conference Record18 and11 Division Recordand6 Home Record17 and5 Away Record11 and11 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Losses
7Orlando Magic Wins21 Losses23 Win Percentage.477 Games Behind17.5 Conference Record14 and11 Division Recordand2 Home Record13 and8 Away Recordand15 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Wins
8Brooklyn Nets Wins18 Losses24 Win Percentage.429 Games Behind19.5 Conference Record12 and13 Division Recordand6 Home Record11 and11 Away Recordand13 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 4Losses
9Detroit Pistons Wins16 Losses28 Win Percentage.364 Games Behind22.5 Conference Record12 and21 Division Recordand8 Home Recordand13 Away Recordand15 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Losses
10Chicago Bulls Wins16 Losses29 Win Percentage.356 Games Behind23.0 Conference Record12 and19 Division Recordand7 Home Recordand14 Away Recordand15 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 1Losses
11Washington Wizards Wins14 Losses28 Win Percentage.333 Games Behind23.5 Conference Recordand16 Division Recordand6 Home Recordand11 Away Recordand17 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Wins
12Charlotte Hornets Wins15 Losses30 Win Percentage.333 Games Behind24.0 Conference Record10 and17 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand14 Away Recordand16 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 7Losses
13New York Knicks Wins12 Losses32 Win Percentage.273 Games Behind26.5 Conference Recordand20 Division Recordand9 Home Recordand15 Away Recordand17 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 1Wins
14Cleveland Cavaliers Wins12 Losses32 Win Percentage.273 Games Behind26.5 Conference Recordand24 Division Recordand7 Home Recordand15 Away Recordand17 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 5Losses
15Atlanta Hawks Wins10 Losses34 Win Percentage.227 Games Behind28.5 Conference Recordand23 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand16 Away Recordand18 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 2Losses


1Los Angeles Lakers Wins34 Losses9 Win Percentage.791 Games Behind Conference Record23 and4 Division Recordand2 Home Record16 and5 Away Record18 and4 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 1Losses
2Denver Nuggets Wins30 Losses13 Win Percentage.698 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record18 and6 Division Recordand0 Home Record17 and6 Away Record13 and7 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Wins
3Utah Jazz Wins30 Losses13 Win Percentage.698 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record16 and8 Division Recordand2 Home Record17 and3 Away Record13 and10 Last Ten Recordand1 Win Streak 2Wins
4LA Clippers Wins30 Losses13 Win Percentage.698 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record18 and10 Division Recordand1 Home Record19 and4 Away Record11 and9 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 3Wins
5Dallas Mavericks Wins27 Losses15 Win Percentage.643 Games Behind6.5 Conference Record16 and8 Division Recordand0 Home Record13 and10 Away Record14 and5 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 4Wins
6Houston Rockets Wins26 Losses16 Win Percentage.619 Games Behind7.5 Conference Record15 and12 Division Recordand4 Home Record14 and7 Away Record12 and9 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 4Losses
7Oklahoma City Thunder Wins25 Losses19 Win Percentage.568 Games Behind9.5 Conference Record18 and12 Division Recordand4 Home Record14 and9 Away Record11 and10 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 2Wins
8Memphis Grizzlies Wins20 Losses23 Win Percentage.465 Games Behind14.0 Conference Record14 and15 Division Recordand4 Home Record12 and13 Away Recordand10 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 1Losses
9San Antonio Spurs Wins19 Losses23 Win Percentage.452 Games Behind14.5 Conference Record10 and13 Division Recordand5 Home Record12 and10 Away Recordand13 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 2Wins
10Portland Trail Blazers Wins19 Losses26 Win Percentage.422 Games Behind16.0 Conference Record11 and18 Division Recordand6 Home Record10 and10 Away Recordand16 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 1Wins
11Phoenix Suns Wins18 Losses25 Win Percentage.419 Games Behind16.0 Conference Recordand20 Division Recordand6 Home Recordand15 Away Recordand10 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 1Losses
12New Orleans Pelicans Wins17 Losses27 Win Percentage.386 Games Behind17.5 Conference Record12 and17 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand13 Away Recordand14 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Wins
13Minnesota Timberwolves Wins15 Losses28 Win Percentage.349 Games Behind19.0 Conference Recordand20 Division Recordand8 Home Recordand15 Away Recordand13 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 6Losses
14Sacramento Kings Wins15 Losses28 Win Percentage.349 Games Behind19.0 Conference Record11 and16 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand13 Away Recordand15 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 5Losses
15Golden State Warriors Wins10 Losses35 Win Percentage.222 Games Behind25.0 Conference Recordand26 Division Recordand6 Home Recordand15 Away Recordand20 Last Ten Recordand9 Win Streak 1Losses

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