Ahead of tonight’s Inside the NBA and game action on TNT, here’s what you need to know from the world of the NBA in the past seven days.
The 2018-2019 NBA All-Star draft will be televised, according to The New York Times, setting up potentially-awkward situations for the team captains.
— Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) November 7, 2018
The Miami Heat and AmericanAirlines Arena have revealed their “Vice Night” court to a ton of fanfare.
— AA Arena (@AAarena) November 6, 2018
It's all about the details!
— Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) November 6, 2018
Joel Embiid drops 41 points against the Clippers and follows it up with a 39-point performance (including 21 in the second quarter) against rival Andre Drummond. Embiid is averaging 27.7 points with 12.4 rebounds this season.
— NBA (@NBA) November 2, 2018
— NBA (@NBA) November 4, 2018
Jamal Murray scored a career-high 48 points to lead the Nuggets over the Celtics, but Kyrie Irving was not happy about him going for 50 with the game in-hand.
Bucket. After. Bucket.
Jamal Murray put on a show in Denver as he dropped a career-high 49 PTS! 🔥 pic.twitter.com/mGZG1WEbdv
— NBA TV (@NBATV) November 6, 2018
— Celtics on NBC Sports Boston (@NBCSCeltics) November 6, 2018
Jimmy Butler returned to action after sitting out as part of his effort to get traded. Derrick Rose (seven three-pointers) stays hot with his second 30-point game of the season, but LeBron James and the Lakers emerge with a victory to drop the Timberwolves to 4-8.
— NBA (@NBA) November 8, 2018