Can Andrew Wiggins make a comeback

DeMarcus cousins ​​before comeback

Oklahoma City / Oakland / Miami - Canada's basketball star Andrew Wiggins is currently in top form in the NBA. The 23-year-old swingman scored 40 points in the 119: 117 away win of the Minnesota Timberwolves over Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday evening. This brought Wiggins interim coach Ryan Saunders a successful debut. It was the third win en suite for the "Wolves" who fired Tom Thibodeau on Sunday.

However, the top scorer of the day was Klay Thompson, who scored 43 points in the masterful 122: 95 home win of champion Golden State over the New York Knicks. There was also good news for the Warriors fans: Olympic champion DeMarcus Cousins ​​is about to return to the field. The 2.11 meter tall center, who tore his left Achilles tendon just under a year ago, is scheduled to make his debut for the defending champion from Oakland on January 18 when he played against the Los Angeles Clippers.

The best team in the Western Conference are the Denver Nuggets, who after a 103-99 win in Miami with 27 wins and 12 losses and are ahead of the Warriors (27/14). The match winner for the guests was again the Serbian center Nikola Jokic, who recorded his fourth triple-double of this NBA season with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. (APA, 9.1.2019)

Tuesday NBA results:

Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers 115: 123
Philadelphia 76ers - Washington Wizards 132: 115
Miami Heat - Denver Nuggets 99-103
Toronto Raptors - Atlanta Hawks 104: 101
Oklahoma City Thunder - Minnesota Timberwolves 117: 119
Phoenix Suns - Sacramento Kings 115: 111
Golden State Warriors - New York Knicks 122: 95
Los Angeles Clippers - Charlotte Hornets 128: 109