On March 12, the NBA regular season continued. The Dallas Mavericks challenged the Houston Rockets away. The Rockets shot only 20% from the outside. The Mavericks took a 23-point lead at halftime, and the game lost its suspense early. In the end, the Mavericks defeated the Rockets 113-100.
For the Lone Ranger, Doncic had 30 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists, Powell had 26 points and 12 rebounds, and Dinwiddie had 16 points and 7 assists;
Rockets, Porter 17 points, Christopher 17 points, Fernando 16 points and 11 rebounds.
At the beginning of the first quarter, Powell came up and scored 6 points in a row by eating cakes and bombing the basket. Porter also started the Rockets with continuous long-range shots. Jaylen Green’s consecutive counterattacks can cause additional penalties. The Rockets have the initiative. But Doncic can also rely on his own experience to make a 2+1 response, and the two sides are inextricably linked. After the suspension came back, Martin Jr. made a strong layup and could make a layup, and Powell could respond to a tip-up. The two sides started a tug-of-war. Then the Rockets’ offensive end suddenly lost power. Dinwiddie and Bertans made consecutive three-pointers, and Doncic also scored 6 points in a row. The Lone Ranger’s 12-0 attack wave directly established the lead, Martin and Gordon. After successive killings to stop the bleeding, Burke could also hit a jumper at the buzzer. At the end of the first quarter, the Lone Ranger led the Rockets 31-23.
In the second quarter, Bertans made a layup to add points, Powell grabbed the offensive rebound and scored 2+1, the Lone Ranger came up and opened the point difference to double digits, Martin Jr. made a strong layup and finally stopped the bleeding. , but Powell went down again and scored a 2+1 strong response. After Jaylen Green came back, he continued to help the Rockets stop the bleeding with one attack and one pass, but his defensive level was really limited, so the Lone Ranger could easily score points. After the timeout came back, the Rockets fell into a scoring drought again. Dinwiddie and Burke made consecutive breakthroughs in the inside line to widen the point difference to nearly 20 points. Christopher’s strong offensive shot finally stopped the decline, but Powell continued to eat cakes and dunk in response, and Doncic took three steps back. The points went in and the difference finally reached more than 20 points. Porter Jr. finally hit a three-pointer. Josh Green could respond to the answer ball. At halftime, the Lone Ranger led the Rockets by 23 points 67-44.
After changing sides and fighting again, Dinwiddie broke through the inside line and sent dunks to add points. Porter Jr. continued to stop the bleeding with three points. Martin Jr. and Jaylen Green continued to attack the inside line and continued to narrow the difference. It can also cause damage to help the Lone Ranger continue to stabilize the situation. Doncic can still make a three-point extension, and the Lone Ranger has widened the point difference to nearly 30 points. Back from the timeout, Porter Jr. made a sudden outside shot and chased 4 points in a row, but after Doncic hit the inside line to stabilize the situation, Burke continuously threw in the long shot to widen the point difference again, and the Lone Ranger firmly grasped the initiative of the game. Quan, Christopher and Nwaba threw three-pointers one after another to stop the bleeding. At the end of the three quarters, the Lone Ranger continued to lead the Rockets by 24 points 96-72.
In the final decisive battle, the Lone Ranger fell into a scoring drought, scoring only 2 points in more than 4 minutes, while the Rockets’ young players fought back or caused damage one after another. -2 directly catch up to a dozen points difference. After the Rockets’ challenge failed, Burke’s free throw finally stopped the bleeding. Doncic’s three-pointer was able to stabilize the situation again. Matthews’ three-pointer throwing in can cause additional penalties, but Dinwiddie responded with a three-pointer from the bottom corner. Finally recovered, Powell tipped the basket and scored 2+1 again, which also caused Fernando’s first-level malicious foul, and the Lone Ranger opened up to a nearly 20-point difference. Rocket.