The Summer League action continued on Day 6 in Las Vegas, with plenty of highlights.
RJ Barrett led the Knicks to their first win of the tournament with a 21-point, 10-rebound double-double, while fellow Canadian Nickeil Alexander-Walker made it back-to-back 20+ point games in Vegas, leading the New Orleans Pelicans past the Cleveland Cavaliers.
For a recap of all the action, we have you covered below!
Detroit Pistons 96, Philadelphia 76ers 81
11 PTS | 14 REB | 10 AST@BruceBrown11 erupts for the 1st triple-double of the 2019 @NBASummerLeague to power the @DetroitPistons victory! #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/xAW0orjL7V- NBA (@NBA) July 10, 2019
Pistons: Bruce Brown - 11 points, 14 rebounds, 10 assists
76ers: Jalen Jones - 12 points, 8 rebounds, 1 assist
After a back-and-forth first half, the Pistons took control in the second half, outscoring the Sixers 51-38, led by Bruce Brown's impressive triple-double.
Dallas Mavericks 79, Croatia 71
Daryl Macon behind-the-back dime to Kostas Antetokounmpo in #PhantomCam! #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/zKfCJTOX7k- NBA (@NBA) July 10, 2019
Mavericks: Shayne Whittington - 19 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 2 blocks
Croatia: Roko Rogic - 15 points, 3 rebounds, 6 assists, 3 steals
Dallas took control of the game in the second quarter, winning the period 22-8, but they let Croatia hang around with some lacklustre play, turning the ball over 25 times.
Chicago Bulls 75, Charlotte Hornets 72
😳The man ate this up for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.- Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) July 10, 2019
Bulls: Daniel Gafford - 20 points, 10 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block
Hornets: Devonte Graham - 14 points, 7 rebounds, 7 assists
After leading for most of the game, the Hornets came undone in the fourth quarter as they were outscored 25-13 by the Bulls, who were led by second round pick Daniel Gafford's double-double.
No. 7 overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft Coby White struggled shooting the ball, going 4-of-17 from the field and 1-of-7 from three-point range for his 11 points.
Brooklyn Nets 93, Orlando Magic 85
.@DzMusa (20 PTS, 8 REB) and @_bigjayy_ (14 PTS, 13 REB) lead the @BrooklynNets past ORL. #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/orh5R1ANO3- NBA (@NBA) July 11, 2019
Nets: Dzanan Musa - 20 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists
Magic: Jeremiah Hill - 21 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 steals
Musa scored 12 points in a crucial second quarter run to give the Nets a 52-37 halftime lead. After the Magic fought back to take a 73-69 lead in the fourth, Musa helped the Nets take control, capping off a 17-3 run with two buckets to seal the win.
Minnesota Timberwolves 90, Miami Heat 87
🇦🇺 @CreekMitchell and the @Timberwolves (4-0) remain undefeated in Vegas after a thrilling comeback win over the @MiamiHEAT, 90-87 #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/A15DW4XWPe- NBA Australia (@NBA_AU) July 11, 2019
Timberwolves: Jordan McLaughlin - 17 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists
Heat: Kendrick Nunn - 28 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals
The Timberwolves trailed by as many as 20 points in the third quarter, before mounting a huge second-half comeback. Miami's Kendrick Nunn tied things up at 87-87 with a dunk, before Naz Reid iced the game at the free throw line to finish with 15 points and 10 rebounds on the night.
Aussie Mitch Creek chipped in 10 points to lead the Wolves to a perfect 4-0 record.
New Orleans Pelicans 99, Cleveland Cavaliers 78
No. 17 overall @NBADraft pick @TheReal_NAW1 goes off for 26 PTS, 6 AST, 5 REB in the @PelicansNBA victory! #NBASummer #NBARooks pic.twitter.com/RYBbUqVDQg- NBA (@NBA) July 11, 2019
Pelicans: Nickeil Alexander-Walker - 26 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists
Cavaliers: Naz Mitrou-Long - 19 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists,1 block
Canadian Nickeil Alexander-Walker made it back-to-back 20+ point games in Vegas, leading the Pelicans in scoring with 26 points on 10-of-20 shooting from the field and 3-of-7 from three.
"He was outstanding out there today," Pelicans Summer League head coach Fred Vinson said. "We're just excited to have him."
Jaxson Hayes continued to impress in the paint for New Orleans, recording 13 points and seven rebounds, showing off a little bit of range with this three-pointer in the fourth quarter:
.@hayes_jaxson out here hitting 3️⃣'s! #SummerPelicans pic.twitter.com/G1CYDIBNu7- New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) July 11, 2019
Phoenix Suns 79, San Antonio Spurs 78
Jalen Lecque (14 PTS) & James Palmer Jr. (11 PTS) led the Suns to a #NBASummer victory! 💪 pic.twitter.com/jx1VLihURM- NBA TV (@NBATV) July 11, 2019
Spurs: Quinndary Weatherspoon - 19 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal
Suns: Jalen Lecque - 14 points, 2 assists
Undrafted rookie Jalen Lecque came up clutch in the final seconds of the game, burying two free throws to seal the win for the Suns.
New York Knicks 117, Los Angeles Lakers 96
RJ Barrett put up 21 PTS & 10 REB to help the Knicks lock in their first #NBASummer dub! 👌 pic.twitter.com/se5gxhqgP0- NBA TV (@NBATV) July 11, 2019
Knicks: RJ Barrett - 21 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal
Lakers: Zach Norvelle - 20 points, 2 assists
The Knicks pick up their first win in Vegas, behind another strong game from Barrett, while second-year forward Kevin Knox poured in 25 points in 24 minutes.
Milwaukee Bucks 84, China 67
🇦🇺 Jock Landale had the hot hand in Vegas, pouring in 2️⃣3️⃣ points in the @Bucks' win over China #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/oDmCRlwI7d- NBA Australia (@NBA_AU) July 11, 2019
Bucks: Jock Landale - 23 points, 2 rebounds, 1 steal
China: Qi Zhou - 14 points, 17 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block
Aussie Jock Landale was in the thick of the action for the Bucks, leading them in scoring with 23 points on the night. The big man was tidy finishing around the rim out of the pick-and-roll, showing off some fancy footwork in the paint:
"Big man with skills!!" @JockLandale | @smcgaels pic.twitter.com/KytVR5vq6l- Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) July 11, 2019
Golden State Warriors 73, Denver Nuggets 69
👀 the @warriors complete a 17-point comeback to defeat DEN and improve to 3-1 in the Las Vegas @NBASummerLeague! #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/D9PO5lHJAN- NBA (@NBA) July 11, 2019
Warriors: Jacob Evans - 17 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 2 blocks
Nuggets: Jarred Vanderbilt - 20 points, 17 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals