Let the O.J. Simpson media frenzy begin.
With Simpson scheduled to be freed from a Nevada prison on parole as early as Oct. 1, TV networks, book publishers and Hollywood studios will be lining up to get their piece of the 70-year old former NFL star who was acquitted in 1995 of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Brown Simpson’s friend Ronald Goldman.
Speak of the devil, Westbrook recorded yet another triple-double by pouring in 27 points with 12 rebounds and 10 assists in a 114-105 win over the Pelicans. Westbrook did turn the ball over eight times, but that’s just something the Thunder have come to live with this season. He still does more good than bad on the court.
Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry led the Warriors to a 113-103 win against the Hornets. Durant scored 33 points with five rebounds, while Curry added 28 points and six assists.
Toronto Raptors: Speaking of turmoil, the Raptors’ current run makes the Cavs look special. After losing 101-99 to the Grizzlies on Wednesday, the Raptors have now dropped five straight games. Defensively, they allowed Marc Gasol to score a career-high 42 points on 14 of 25 shooting.
Suns (15-30) at Nuggets (19-25), 9 p.m. ET — This game doesn’t appear to have any playoff implications, but it features two of the best players few talk about in Devin Booker and Nikola Jokic. Booker looks like a solid building block for Phoenix as an explosive shooting guard, while Jokic is a double-double threat every night. It will Cheap Mls Jerseys be interesting to see if these teams build around their young stars, or ship Cheap Michael Jordan Jerseys them off for a king’s ransom.