Capela leads in rebounds with 10.8 while Harden tops in assists with 8.8 per game.
It's not that Timberwolves have such a slight chance of surviving the Rockets, their first-round opponent starting Saturday or Sunday in Houston; any team would. After Gibson hounded Jokic to force an air-balled 3-point try, Jeff Teague swished a floater with 1:19 left in overtime to put the Wolves back in front for good.
Atlanta finished the regular season with a 24-58 record and were in last place in the Eastern Conference entering Wednesday's slate of games. Gibson forced a desperation 3-point attempt that he blocked and stole with 1.6 seconds left. The victor clinches the eighth seed in the Western Conference Playoffs, while the loser will have their playoff dreams dashed.
LeBron James scored 10 points in 11 minutes to cap the first season of his career in which he played in all 82 games, but playoff-bound Cleveland fell to visiting NY. Jokic also took 10 rebounds.
Toronto (59-23) had long since clinched the East's No. 1 seed. LaMarcus Aldridge, Tony Parker and Dejounte Murray scored 11 points each for the Spurs.
Jodie Meeks led Washington with 18 points. Nik Stauskas scored 18 points for the Nets. Jokic ate Karl-Anthony Towns alive, scoring most of his game-high 35 points before Thibodeau made Gibson stick to him. Rookie Lauri Markkanen had 20 points for Chicago.
On the season, the Rockets are averaging 112.7 points, 43.5 rebounds and 21.7 assists per game.
Riding an MVP-worthy season from James Harden, sturdy leadership from the newcomer, Chris Paul, and a retooled bench, the Rockets have had an incredible season. The Rockets' two stars will find open shooters if you bring an extra defender to the ball (they assisted on more than 500 3-pointers between them), but they're also happy to play one-on-one against a defense that switches screens.
Meanwhile, the National Basketball Association has released the first-round playoff schedule, and the reigning National Basketball Association champs will host the postseason opener.
It will mark just the second postseason meeting between the two teams.
FOX Sports North will televise first-round Wolves playoff coverage. The Nuggets have not played in the postseason since the 2012-13 season.
Game 2s will be held Monday through Wednesday. It caps a regular season in which the Nuggets (46-36) matched Las Vegas' projected win total, even with key injuries that knocked flashy free-agent signing Paul Millsap (torn wrist ligament) out for three months and second-leading scorer Gary Harris (knee sprain) for 25 days down the stretch.
The Jazz, who saw a six-game winning streak snapped, fell to the fifth seed.
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He is scheduled to return to court April 25 to find out whether any more evidence has been turned over to the defence. The Crown announced the new murder charge in a city courtroom where McArthur appeared via video this morning.
According to the Aviation Safety Network, the 2003 crash of an IL-76 of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard killed 275 people . Today, the army is credited with saving the nation from an insurgency by Islamist extremists in the 1990s and early 2000s.
India has a refining capacity of 232.066 million tonnes, which exceeded the demand of 194.2 million tonnes in 2016-17 fiscal. Iraq displaced Saudi Arabia for the first time on an annual basis in 2017, data compiled by Reuters showed.
This is the same amount as the victor received a year ago. "He's fearless", Coach O'Keefe says about Reed . Asked about not being able to share the joy of victory with his parents, he batted off the question.
As before, there are three body styles to choose from - five-door hatchback , five-door wagon , and four-door sedan. Engine specifications for North America will be announced closer to launch, scheduled for the second half of 2019.
Of those 100 athletes, 45 tried to stay in Australia, including athletes from Sierra Leone , Rwanda , Tanzania and Cameroon. Meanwhile, most of the remaining Cameroon delegation has left Australia now that their specific competitions are complete.
Last night The Sun Online revealed footage of the 27-year-old basketball star Tristan kissing another woman in a NY nightclub. Khloe captioned this pic of herself and Tristan: "We are ready whenever you are little mama".
BC-BBA-Red Sox-Price, 124 Price pulled from start vs Yankees with tingling in handAP Photo MACK105, MACK104Eds: APNewsNow. The Yankees' bullpen was expected to be a major strength this season, but the relievers have stumbled out of the gate.
It comes nearly exactly a year after a chemical attack in the northern Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun killed dozens of people. Syria's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that his threats are "reckless" and endanger global peace and security.
Chemical weapons use in Syria 'simply inexcusable': Mattis
On the complicated nature of the fight in Syria, Mattis said "at times you're going to see contrary impulses", after Rep. The retired four-star general added that the Pentagon would notify Congress before any planned strike on Syria.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg says his personal data sold to others
I don't think that's hard for you to say yes to unless I'm missing something. "We don't have an opt-out at the highest level". Zuckerberg mostly held his composure, repeating numerous same well-rehearsed answers: He is sorry for the company's mistakes.
Tesla to supply batteries for BP wind farm
France-based Exane Derivatives has invested 0.06% in Tesla , Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) earned "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets. Tarbox Family Office reported 9 shs. 235.44 million shares or 0.35% more from 234.63 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.