From Tuesday through Friday, each time a former Wildcat hits the court, we will recap how they did and include a few highlights (if available). On Tuesdays, we’ll also recap what happened over the weekend, so you don’t miss the action. This will also serve as a discussion board. We will try to keep it updated as soon as the games are over, so check back often!
Milwaukee won a close one over the Los Angeles Clippers, 105-100, on Sunday. DiVincenzo had 11 points, seven rebounds, and a steal.
He had three points, three boards, three assists, and a steal in the Bucks’ 128-97 loss to Denver.
Up Next: at Memphis on Thursday, Mar. 4, at 8 p.m. ET
Bridges provided some defense in the Suns’ 118-99 win over Minnesota on Sunday. He finished with nine points (4-of-5 shooting), seven boards, two assists, two steals, and a pair of blocks in a win.
Phoenix won again on Tuesday, defeating the Lakers, 114-104. Bridges had 19 points on 6-of-10 shooting, with six rebounds, and five assists.
Up Next: vs. Golden State on Thursday, Mar., 4, at 10 p.m. ET
After the Bulls’ weekend showdown with Toronto was postponed, Chicago returned to action on Monday with a 118-112 loss to Denver. Arcidiacono had five points, one rebound, and a steal in the loss.
Up Next: at New Orleans on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 8 p.m. ET
Bey surpassed LaMelo Ball for the most consecutive double-digit scoring games for a rookie this season. Bey had 10 points and five rebounds in the Pistons’ 109-90 loss to the New York Knicks.
Up Next: at Toronto on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 7 p.m. ET
The Mavericks beat the Nets, 115-98, on Saturday. Brunson added 14 points, three boards, one assist, and two steals off the bench in the win.
Brunson balled out on Monday night, scoring a career-high bench performance of 24 points on 9-of-13 shooting in Dallas’ 130-124 win over Orlando. He also had six rebounds, three assists, and a steal.
Up Next: vs. Oklahoma City on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 8:30 p.m. ET
Jalen Brunson has a new career-high in a bench performance for the third time in his last 8 games with 24 points.— Mavs PR (@MavsPR) March 2, 2021
Brunson is averaging 16.9 points (.570 FG%, .447 3FG%), 4.4 rebounds and 3.0 assists over his last 8 games, and Dallas has gone 6-2 in that stretch. pic.twitter.com/3QPUeMXWVN
@jalenbrunson1 postgame interview— Dallas Mavericks (@dallasmavs) March 2, 2021
“I work every day. I put the work in every day. I make sure people tell me to change clothes or kick me out. I’m just trying to work on my game.” pic.twitter.com/22wPuWkJdd
Hart had a rough shooting performance in the Pelicans’ 117-114 loss on Saturday. He had two points on two free throws and went 0-for-8 on the floor, including a 0-of-6 showing from deep. He had nine rebounds, one assist, and a steal.
Up Next: vs. Chicago on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 8 p.m. ET
Toronto’s games against Chicago on Sunday and Detroit on Tuesday were both postponed.
Up Next: vs. Detroit on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 7 p.m. ET
Paschall supplied a team-high 18 points off the bench in the Warriors’ 117-91 loss to the Lakers on Sunday. He also had four boards, one assist, and a steal.
Up Next: at Portland on Wednesday, Mar. 3, at 10 p.m. ET (ESPN)
Six ‘Cats in action on Wednesday, including two games where it’s Wildcat vs. Wildcat — Saddiq Bey (Detroit Pistons) vs. Kyle Lowry (Toronto Raptors), and Ryan Arcidiacono (Chicago Bulls) vs. Josh Hart (New Orleans Pelicans). All times ET:
- Ryan Arcidiacono: at New Orleans, 8 p.m.
- Saddiq Bey: at Toronto, 7 p.m.
- Jalen Brunson: vs. Oklahoma City, 8:30 p.m.
- Josh Hart: vs. Chicago, 8 p.m.
- Kyle Lowry: vs. Detroit, 7 p.m.
- Eric Paschall: at Portland, 10 p.m. (ESPN)