Celtics star Isaiah Thomas insists he would never say anything bad about someone’s mom, regardless of claims to the contrary by Hawks point guard Dennis Schroder.
The feuding guards re-ignited their rivalry during Boston’s 103-101 win in Atlanta Friday night, when the two were at each other’s throats for much of the game. Schroder told reporters afterward that Thomas’ trash-talking involved derogatory remarks made toward Schroder’s mother.
After a block on the other end, Harden’s layup put Houston ahead 115-111 with just over a minute to play.
Harden’s 11th triple-double this season comes after he had 40 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in a win over the Raptors on Sunday. Harden joined Russell Westbrook, Michael Jordan, and Pete Maravich as the only players with back-to-back 40-point triple-doubles in a season.
Harden will look for a rare three-peat Wednesday against the Timberwolves.
Playing in his first game with the Cavaliers, Kyle Korver went 1-for-5 from the field, with just two points and a dismal minus-11 in Cleveland’s 100-92 loss to the Jazz.
Wizards All-Star John Wall drilled the game-winning jumper to lead the Wizards over the Rg3 Cheap Jerseys short-handed Bulls, who were without Jimmy Butler (illness) and Dwyane Wade (rest).
Grizzlies (24-16) at Thunder (23-16), 8 p.m. ET — The last time these two teams met the Grizzlies took advantage of Russell Westbrook’s ejection, pummeling the Thunder for a 114-80 victory. The Thunder and Westbrook will be vying for a third consecutive home triple-double and his 18th of the season on Orioles Cheap Jerseys Wednesday.