43+11 threes!Just today, Covington set a crazy record that no one has ever set before

2022-08-21 0 By

On April 2, Beijing time, the NBA regular season continues, the Los Angeles Clippers travel to face the Milwaukee Bucks.A day earlier, the Clippers lost to the Bulls in overtime, and the Bucks beat the Nets in overtime with a free throw winner.Back-to-back second world war, the two teams coach happened to agree, the Clippers of George, Reggie, Maurice, Batum high hanging free card, the Bucks of giannis antetokounmpo, Middleton, Holiday, lopez, Matthews all absent.But even so, the two teams still for the fans to present a wonderful hot points big drama, you have to sigh that the two teams lineup is too deep.The clippers went on a 13-2 run to end the first quarter with a four-point lead as the two teams traded leads.The Clippers went from strength to strength, scoring 39 points in the second quarter and extending their lead to 11.After the break, the Clippers were still hot, pouring in 3-pointers and extending their lead to 20+ points.The Clippers scored 41 points in the quarter, and the Bucks led by 26 entering the final quarter, sending the defending champions into garbage time.In the end, the Clippers outscored their opponents 15-119.The Bucks all rested, but with Ibaka, Portis, giannis antetokounmpo’s brother, they still dominated the interior, rebounding 38-36 victory over the Clippers, 68-58 inside scoring the clippers.But the Bucks’ outside shooters couldn’t match the Clippers’ firepower, making just eight of 25 attempts from beyond the arc for 32 percent.For comparison, the Clippers hit 23 percent of their 43 3-point attempts.Five players scored in double figures for the Bucks, including Portis with 25 points, eight rebounds and three assists, Andriy Warra with 28 points and four rebounds and Vince Carter with 18 points and eight assists.Six of the clippers scored in double figures with 32 points, six rebounds and seven assists from Coffey and 23 points, four rebounds and six assists from Kennard.Of course, the Clippers were able to win so easily, with Covington’s supernatural play has a lot to do with.Covington played 15 of 24 (11 of 18 3-pointers) and 2 of 2 free throws in 45 minutes, scoring 43 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals and 3 blocks.The first game began, Covington on the hot hand, single quarter threw into 2 3-pointers small test knife;Covington exploded in the third quarter, hitting 5 of 6 3-pointers and scoring 17 points to help the Clippers pull away.Final quarter battle, Covington still do not stop, single quarter and throw into 4 3-pointers alone 16 points!It wasn’t covington who didn’t want to go, it was Antetokounmpo who kept urging Covington on the sidelines: Go for the 3-point record.You have to say, the NBA has really soured. Friendship first, competition second!Covington, meanwhile, broke several NBA records, including one that no one had ever set before.According to NBA.com, Covington scored a career-high 43 points and made 11 3-pointers, breaking the record held by Redick and Caron Butler (9) for most 3-pointers made in a game by a Clippers player.Covington, meanwhile, is the third player to hit at least 40+10 3-pointers in a game this season, joining Fournier and Bay.In addition, Covington became the first PLAYER in NAB history to have at least 40 points, 8 rebounds, 2 steals, 2 blocks and at least 3 Pointers in a single game, a crazy record that no one had ever had before.It’s a testament to how incredible Covington is today on both ends of the floor that the NBA has no shortage of 3D superstars like George, Cabrera, and Thompson who have never accomplished anything like this.With the Clippers scoring 153 points without their top four scorers and none of their eight-man rotation averaging more than 12 points a game, I can only say this team’s roster is impressive.According to stats, 153 points is the clippers’ all-time high for points scored in a game, breaking the franchise record of 152 set in 1998.I have to say, Tyronn Lue is too tough, during the kgeorge injury, he put this team in place, everyone can play hard, again and again to create a big surprise.The Clippers have already clinched a playoff spot. Who wants to meet them in the play-offs?Who wants to meet them in the first round of the playoffs?Wish the Clippers well and expect them to continue to surprise.Fans, how far do you think the Clippers will go in the playoffs?Let me know in the comments.For more highlights, check out the Sports world