Happy Hump Day, hoopsters!
With a whopping 11 games on the Wednesday docket, there was no shortage of intriguing storylines—the sad as well as the sweet—on which to feast.
In Miami, familiar foes traded scowls and buckets in equal measure, with the visiting Brooklynites landing the final blow.
San Antonio bore witness to a double-whammy for a Western Conference up-and-comer, while in the Big Easy, one crafty lefty put the crowd on ice.
Plus, Salt Lake City saw Hondo fall by the wayside, Philadelphia suffered a shortage of paper bags with eye and mouth holes, the New York Knicks continued their desperate dash for the postseason and a franchise record officially came to an end in the City of Angels.
Let’s go—you know the drill.