The Oklahoma City Thunder lastly ended their dropping streak on Friday once they hosted the Toronto Raptors. OKC heads east on a highway journey that started Sunday morning when the OKC Thunder took on the New York Knicks at basketball’s Mecca, Madison Square Garden. Josh Giddey made historical past once more on Sunday morning at the Garden.
Josh Giddey has had an up and down sophomore season primarily as a result of an ankle harm that sidelined him for a couple of week and it took him a short while to seek out his groove however he is discovered it within the final three video games.
Oklahoma City Thunder sophomore star Josh Giddey scores a triple-double and makes historical past at Madison Square Garden
Last season Josh Giddey hit a triple-double at Madison Square Garden, right now Giddey hit one other triple-double in his second recreation ever with MSG. This is the fifth of Josh Giddey’s profession by which he has 24 factors, 12 assists and 10 rebounds in that recreation with simply three turnovers and one foul charged with him.
Giddey shot 71 p.c from the bottom and missed simply three photographs, together with only one long-range miss in three makes an attempt.
Josh Giddey is the only other player in NBA history, aside from Wilt Chamberlin (1968), to have triple-doubles in his first two games at Madison Square Garden in keeping with Thunder Communications.
The Oklahoma City Thunder gained that recreation over the New York Knicks 145-135, this was the primary time since January 20, 2018 when the Thunder dominated the Cavs that the OKC Thunder scored 145 factors in a recreation.
OKC has now gained 5 straight video games at Madison Square Garden and general the Oklahoma City Thunder have been 10-4 in New York because the 2008-09 season.
This all occurred on an evening by which Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 37 factors, supplied eight assists and clinched 5 rebounds.
This recreation had every little thing the Oklahoma City followers needed, an awesome recreation from Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Josh Giddey, Lu Dort, Aleksej Pokusevski and Jeremiah Robinson-Earl the place the group shot 54 p.c from three-point land and 62 p.c from the ground .
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With each younger stars taking part in so effectively, who do you assume is the participant of the match?