The Day After: C’s & Mavs Win, Wade Does It Again

Every morning, we’ll have a look at the previous night’s action in a round up of recaps and reactions from around the web.

The Big Headline

After struggling to 0-3 starts, the Dallas Mavericks and the Boston Celtics took advantage of lesser opponents to get their first wins of the season.  Meanwhile, Dwyane Wade got his second game winner in a row as Miami edged Minnesota.

The Big Performers

LeBron James (MIA): 34 points, 10 assists, 8 rebounds and 4 steals
Derrick Rose (CHI):  29 points, 16 assists, 8 rebounds 
Blake Griffin (LAC):  34 points, 13 rebounds 

The Big Highlighs

LeBron to Wade to beat the TWolves


Blake Griffin breaks Joakim Noah’s ankles

The Big Game

Bulls 114 – Clippers 101

Box Score     Recap
CHI:   Joakim Noah, Luol Deng – 19 pts, 8 reb each.  Richard Hamilton – 16 pts
LAC:  Chris Paul 15 pts, 14 ast.  Clippers bench:  outscored 21-11

Rose rises to challenge of facing Paul – Chicago Bulls Blog – ESPN Chicago via kwout

Bulls 114 – Clippers 101 – It’s All About the Rotations – Clips Nation via kwout

The Rest of the Games

Jazz 102
76’ers 99  

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Bucks 102
Wizards 82  

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Mavericks 99
Raptors 86  

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Suns 93
Hornets 78  

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Heat 103
T-Wolves 101

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Grizzllies 113
Rockets 93  

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Hawks 105
Nets 98

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Celtics 96
Pistons 85

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Magic 100
Bobcats 79

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Pacers 98
Cavaliers 91

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