Sure OK, Dre.#PistonsNow x @RocketFiber pic.twitter.com/ak2VrVjbp1— Deeetroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) October 24, 2019 Brooklyn Nets vs Minnesota TimberwolvesKyrie Irving made his much-awaited debut for the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center. Much was expected of the six-time All-Star and the former Celtics star did not disappoint. Irving was all around the court as he put in a dominant display, racking up 50 points during his debut for the Nets. In doing so, Irving also went on to set the record for most points scored in an NBA debut. His 50-point display was just the seventh 50-point display in Nets’ history. Also Read | NBA: Watch Kyrie Irving Speed Through Wolves DefencePhiladelphia 76ers vs Boston CelticsBen Simmons dominated proceedings to make sure that the Philadelphia 76ers opened their NBA season with a victory. The 76ers romped to a 107-93 win over the Boston Celtics. 24 points, eight rebounds, and nine assists summed up Simmons’ dominance during the win over the Celtics. Al Horford, who faced his former team during the game, finished the game with 16 points, 3 assists and 2 rebounds. FINAL STATS 📊⤵️Simmons: 24 PTS | 8 REB | 9 ASTHorford: 16 PTS | 2 REB | 3 ASTRichardson: 17 PTS | 6 REB | 2 BLKEmbiid: 15 PTS | 13 REB | 3 BLKHarris: 15 PTS | 15 REB | 2 STLScott: 6 PTS | 6 REBEnnis III: 3 PTS | 6 REBThybulle: 3 PTS | 2 BLK | 2 STL— Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) October 24, 2019 10 months ago Dream11 BOS vs PHI: Team news, predictions and other NBA updates WATCH US LIVE 10 months ago NBA 2019-20: Live streaming details and broadcast schedule in India WE RECOMMEND LIVE TV Last Updated: 24th October, 2019 16:21 IST NBA: Scores, Updates And Highlights From All The Games On October 24 NBA: 22 teams and 11 fixtures on Thursday meant that there was plenty of action in the NBA in the week. Kyrie Irving, Ben Simmons dominate the headlines. Also Read | NBA: San Antonio Spurs Vs New York Knicks 120-111, Player Ratings First Published: 24th October, 2019 16:21 IST Written By 10 months ago NBA: LeBron James is the 8th highest-paid sportsperson in the world Colin DCunha FOLLOW US Kyrie Irving goes off for 50 in Brooklyn Nets debut | NBA.com India |… 10 months ago NBA: Watch Kyrie Irving speed through Wolves defence SUBSCRIBE TO US 10 months ago NBA news: Watch PJ Washington break NBA record by scoring 7 3s The NBA season kicked off with a bang as a total of 22 teams featured on Thursday, October 24 for an action-packed mid-week for NBA fans around the world. Here is a look at all the fixtures that took place on Thursday. Also Read | NBA: Portland Trail Blazers Vs Denver Nuggets Player Ratings, Result San Antonio Spurs Vs New York KnicksIt was an unfortunate day for the Knicks as they succumbed to a 120-111 defeat against the San Antonio Spurs. R.J. Barrett made his debut on the day and did not disappoint as the rookie racked up 21 points, five rebounds and two assists. Despite holding a lead in the third quarter, the Knicks failed to hold on to their lead as the Spurs mounted a late resurgence to secure a win. Also Read | Watch NBA Chief Adam Silver Present Replica Ring To A Raptors FanPortland Trail Blazers vs Denver NuggetsA rematch of last season’s Western Conference finals promised to be an exciting contest and it did not disappoint. The Blazers, like the Knicks, held a lead going into the third quarter. However, Nikola Jokic’s late show stole victory from the jaws of defeat for the Nuggets. The game ended 108-100.Indiana Pacers vs Detroit PistonsAndre Drummond was a force to reckon with during the Pistons win over the Indiana Pacers. 32 points on 12-18 shooting, 23 rebounds, four blocks and three steals summed up Drummonds’ dominant display. Drummonds was so good during the win against the Pacers that the absence of six-time NBA All-Star Blake Griffin was hardly felt by the Pistons. COMMENT
Former Black Stars coach,Kwesi Appiah is demanding unpaid allowances from the Ghana FA or will take legal action.The GFA sacked the 54-year old nearly two week ago and is currently negotiating the payment of severance package.According to sources, Coach Appiah’s legal advisors have already written to the Ghana FA to pay the amount due for his unpaid rent allowance.”Kwesi Appiah is yet to receive his allowances for the Togo and Uganda game, likewise the winning bonus for the Togo game,” a close source to the coach revealedMeanwhile, the GFA have asked the former Black Stars coach to return all the FA items in his possession.Over 32 coaches have applied for the Black Stars coaching job. The GFA says it will announce Appiah’s replacement before October’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea. Meanwhile Coach Kwesi Appiah is to appear on thursday at the Presidential Commission.