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Box Score Bulletin': Nov. 7

Nov 7, 2012; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal (3), guard/forward Martell Webster (9) and point guard A.J. Price (12) surround Boston Celtics small forward Paul Pierce (34) as he recovers a loose ball during the overtime at TD Banknorth Garden. The Boston Celtics won 100-94. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE

Welcome all stat geeks! “Box Score Bulletin’” is sifting through, analyzing and summarizing all of the NBA box scores from the previous day and night, so you don’t have to! So sip your coffee and enjoy the good, the bad and the ugly…

Suns (2-3) 117 @ Bobcats (1-2) 110

  • Leading scorers: PHX – Shannon Brown 24, CHA – Byron Mullens 24.
  • Marcin Gortat and Michael Beasley had monster games in a Suns victory. Gotat had 23 points, 10 rebounds and 7 blocked shots while Beasley had 21 points, 15 rebounds, 7 assists and 3 blocks.
  • In leading the team with 24 points, Shannon Brown made 6 threes, ALL in the 4th quarter.
  • Byron Mullens also knocked down 6 treys in scoring 24 points and 8 rebounds.
  • The Walker/Sessions point guard duo combined for 34 points and 17 assists.

Wizards (0-3) 94 @ Celtics (2-2) 100 – OT

  • Leading scorers: WAS – Bradley Beal, Kevin Seraphin, Martell Webster 16, BOS – Kevin Garnett 20.
  • With Pierce having a bad shooting night (2-12), Rondo (18 pts, 14 asts) and Garnett (20 pts, 13 rebs) led the C’s to an OT win.
  • The Celtics shot a ton more free throws than the Wizards, with the final count being 28-34 to 6-7.
  • Kevin Seraphin had another nice game off the Wiz bench with 16 points and 9 rebounds.

Pacers (2-3) 86 @ Hawks (2-1) 89

  • Leading scorers: IND – David West, George Hill 20, ATL – Al Horford 16.
  • The Hawks used a 24-9 4th quarter and 17 offensive rebounds to come back and beat the Pacers.
  • Al Horford led the way for the Hawks with 16 points, 9 rebounds and 3 blocks.
  • George Hill continues his strong point guard play for Indiana with 20 points (4-7 3PT), 3 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals.

Nets (1-2) 73 @ Heat (4-1) 103

  • Leading scorers: BKN – Deron Williams 14, MIA – Dwyane Wade 22.
  •  Is it possible that LeBron James has gotten even more efficient? 20 points, 12 rebounds and 8 assists in only 30 minutes.
  • Dwyane Wade also had a very efficient scoring night with 22 points on 10-14 shooting.
  • The Nets shot 3-21 from behind the arc in only putting up 73 total points.
  • Kris Humphries posted a double double with 11 points and 11 rebounds.

Grizzlies (3-1) 108 @ Bucks (2-1) 90

  • Leading scorers: MEM – Zach Randolph, Marreese Speights 18, MIL – Brandon Jennings 19.
  • Zach Randolph continues to dominate the glass, with another 13 rebounds tonight. His average for the season? A healthy 15.3 per game.
  • Mike Conley Jr. posted a double double with 13 points and 12 assists.
  • The Grizz shot 53% from the field (44-83).

76ers (2-2) 77 @ Hornets (2-2) 62

  • Leading scorers: PHI – Jrue Holiday, Evan Turner 14, NOH – Al-Farouq Aminu 10.
  • Let’s let the worst be first: The Hornets scored a franchise low 62 points in the game.
  • New Orleans starters finished the night shooting 15 for 45 from the field and the entire team only attempted 69 total field goals.
  • Al-Farouq Aminu was the only player in double figures (barely) for the Hornets with 10 points and 16 rebounds.
  • Thad Young (12 pts, 10 rebs) and Jrue Holiday (14 pts, 12 asts) both posted double doubles.

Nuggets (2-3) 93 @ Rockets (2-2) 87

  • Leading scorers: DEN – Ty Lawson 21, HOU – Carlos Delfino 19.
  • Kenneth Faried with a “Manimal” type game with 16 points and 16 rebounds.
  • Odd stat line for Andre Miller in this one: 0 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • Omer Asik grabbed another 13 rebounds, but actually got into double digit scoring this time around (10).
  • Jeremy Lin (6) and James Harden (5) combined for 11 steals in the game.

Magic (2-2) 75 @ Timberwolves (3-1) 90

  • Leading scorers: ORL – J.J. Redick 16, MIN – Luke Ridnour 19.
  • Luke Ridnour had a nice game. He started, played 31 minutes and posted 19 points (3-4 3PT), 5 rebounds and 3 assists.
  • The Timberwolves found a way to slow Glen Davis, as he finished with only 4 points.
  • E-Twaun Moore still getting lots of minutes and playing well for the Magic. He had 36 minutes in this one with 10 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists.

Raptors (1-4) 104 @ Mavericks (4-1) 109

  • Leading scorers: TOR – Andrea Bargnani 25, DAL – O.J. Mayo, Chris Kaman 22.
  • The Mavs were down Elton Brand and Shawn Marion, but Chris Kaman made up for them, scoring 22 points and grabbing 8 rebounds.
  • After 22 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists  in this game, O.J. Mayo is averaged 21.6, 3.6 and 3.2 on the season.
  • DeMar DeRozan has a terrific all around game with 24 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists.
  • Although he was 0-5 from 3-point range, Andrea Bargnani bounced back with 25 points and 9 rebounds.

Lakers (1-4) 86 @ Jazz (2-3) 95

  • Leading scorers: LAL – Kobe Bryant 29, UTA – Al Jefferson 18.
  • The Lakers shot 28 more free throws than the Jazz (46-18) and still lost the game.
  • Kobe finished with 29 points and was 15-17 from the free throw line.
  • Even though he played 36 minutes, Pau Gasol was a non-factor in the box score. Only 5 points on 2-9 shooting.
  • Double double for Big All Jefferson with 18 points and 10 rebound (also 3 steals).

Pistons (0-5) 103 @ Kings (2-3) 105

  • Leading scorers: DET – Greg Monroe, Brandon Knight 21, SAC – DeMarcus Cousins 21.
  • First things first. Greg Monroe recorded the first Pistons triple double since 2004 with 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists.
  • Aaron Brooks and Marcus Thornton each shot 5-12 off the bench for a combined 22 points.
  • Brandon Knight stepped up for Detroit with 21 points (5-9 3PT).

Spurs (4-1) 84 @ Clippers (3-2) 106

  • Leading scorers: SAN – Danny Green 12, LAC – Blake Griffin 22.
  • Don’t expect to win many games when you’re leading scorer is Danny Green with only 12 points. The only other Spur with double figures? Tim Duncan with 10.
  • The Spurs did have 46 bench points (Ginobili, Neal with 9 each).
  • DeAndre Jordan had a hell of a game for the Clippers with 20 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocks (maybe it’s because he didn’t have to shoot any free throws).
  • Eric Bledsoe become a very reliable player, even down the stretch for the Clips. He had 15 points and 5 assists off the bench.

Cavaliers (2-2) 96 @ Warriors (3-2) 106

  • Leading scorers: CLE – Kyric Irving 28, GSW – David Lee 22.
  • David Lee was the man for the Warriors with 22 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists.
  • Carl Landry continued his 6th man run with 19 points and 9 rebounds off the bench in 26 minutes.
  • The Warriors shot 53.8% from the floor.
  • Kyrie with another impressive stat line: 28 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists.

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