Tuesday, December 31, 2013

How former Jayhawks fared in NBA games of Dec. 31


Xavier Henry, Los Angeles Lakers (L, 94-79 vs. MIL)

Did not dress (knee injury)

Kirk Hinrich, Chicago Bulls (L, 85-79 vs. TOR)

4 points (1-9 FG, 0-4 3PG, 2-2 FT), 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 block, 1 turnover in 28 minutes

Ben McLemore, Sacramento Kings (W, 110-106 at HOU)

13 points (5-12 FG, 2-7 3PG, 1-2 FT), 4 rebounds, 3 assists in 25 minutes

Tyshawn Taylor, Brooklyn Nets (L, 113-92 at SAS)

Did not play (coach's decision)

Nick Collison, Oklahoma City Thunder (L, 98-94 vs. POR)

4 points (2-4 FG), 7 rebounds, 1 turnover in 17 minutes

Paul Pierce, Brooklyn Nets (L, 113-92 at SAS)

13 points (5-11 FG, 1-3 3PG, 2-2 FT), 3 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 steal, 3 turnovers in 29 minutes

Thomas Robinson, Portland Trail Blazers (W, 98-94 at OKC)

Did not play (coach's decision)

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Sae Thirtysix 10 months ago

Can anyone provide any insight into T Rob? DNP, Coaches decision for multiple games in a row.

Nick Gerik 10 months ago

It seems it's the coach trying different player combinations. There's a video breakdown and a link to a writeup about the switch in the latest 'Hawks in the NBA blog post:

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