The Summer League action continued on Day 4 in Las Vegas, with plenty of highlights.
The no.8 pick in last month's NBA Draft, Jaxon Hayes put on a show for the Pelicans, scoring 28 points in 21 minutes to lead the Pelicans past the Bulls, while Canadian rookie Nickeil Alexander-Walker impressed with 23 points. Cameron Payne exploded for 32 points, knocking down seven three-pointers in the Dallas Mavericks' loss to the Sacramento Kings.
For a recap of all the action, we have you covered below!
Oklahoma City Thunder 84, Philadelphia 76ers 81 (OT)
No. 20 #NBADraft pick @MatisseThybulle sends OKC/PHI to overtime! #NBARooks #NBASummer on ESPNU pic.twitter.com/Y6CwFKaMeD- NBA Draft (@NBADraft) July 8, 2019
Thunder: Kevin Harvey - 17 points, 17 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals, 2 blocks
76ers: Matisse Thybulle - 14 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, three blocks
Matisse Thybulle, the no. 20 pick in last month's NBA draft, led the 76ers back from a 31-point deficit, before losing in OT, while Zhaire Smith impressed for Philly with 18 points.
Sacramento Kings 105, Dallas Mavericks 101
🔥 CAMERON PAYNE 🔥- NBA (@NBA) July 8, 2019
32 PTS, 7 3PM for the @dallasmavs guard with 1:57 remaining on @NBATV! #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/FHtSeCnCZp
Kings: Semaj Christian - 15 points, 9 rebounds, 8 assists, 1 steal, 1 block
Mavericks: Cameron Payne - 32 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists1 steal, 1 block, 7 3PT
The Kings overcame a red-hot game from Cameron Payne, who scored 32 points on 9-of-17 shooting and 7-of-12 from three.
Detroit Pistons 102, Indiana Pacers 84
Three Summer League games. Three Summer League wins.- Detroit Pistons (@DetroitPistons) July 8, 2019
Today, it was Matt Costello, Bruce Brown and Svi leading the way.
Watch #Pistons Playback crafted by @Flagstar. pic.twitter.com/yH9nqvjpBj
Pistons: Matt Costello - 20 points, 8 rebounds, 2 blocks
Pacers: Alize Johnson - 15 points, 10 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal
All five Pistons starters scored in double figures, Led by Costello's 20. Bruce Brown added a 14-point, 10-rebound double-double, while Svi Mykhailiuk added 10 points, 6 assists and one slick nutmeg.
Svi Mykhailiuk THREADS THE NEEDLE! 😮- NBA (@NBA) July 8, 2019
IND/DET on ESPNU pic.twitter.com/rkovssVT9M
Brooklyn Nets 88, Washington Wizards 85
AT THE BUZZER 🚨#GLeagueAlum Dzanan Musa (@DzMusa) comes away with the GAME-SAVING SWAT for the @BrooklynNets 🖐️- NBA G League (@nbagleague) July 9, 2019
Musa averaged 19.5 PPG, 6.3 RPG & 3.8 APG with the @LongIslandNets during his rookie season and helped lead the team to the 2019 #GLeagueFinals! pic.twitter.com/nJfGk1gvsb
Nets: Josh Gray - 19 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists
Wizards: Rui Hachimura - 19 points, 7 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block
With the Wizards trailing by three in the closing seconds, Nets guard Dzanan Musa came up with the game-saving block to seal the W.
San Antonio Spurs 93, Toronto Raptors 90
32 PTS | 6 REB | W @lonniewalker_4 had himself a NIGHT. 💪#NBASummer pic.twitter.com/XNnSsu1Lzk- NBA TV (@NBATV) July 9, 2019
Spurs: Lonnie Walker IV - 32 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, 2 blocks
Raptors: Chris Boucher - 24 points, 12 rebounds, 1 block
Lonnie Walker IV continued his impressive form at Summer League on an efficient 12-of-23 from the field and 3-of-6 from the three-point line.
Boston Celtics 89, Cleveland Cavaliers 72
Tacko Fall keeps it high for the @celtics throw-down! #NBASummer- NBA (@NBA) July 9, 2019
CLE/BOS on @NBATV pic.twitter.com/f9mgiGfuHB
Celtics: Tacko Fall - 12 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal
Cavaliers: Dylan Windler - 15 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists
Fan-favourite Tacko Fall had the crowd roaring, scoring 12 points in 12 minutes off the bench on an efficient 5-of-5 shooting.
Minnesota Timberwolves 100, Milwaukee Bucks 91
🇦🇺 @CreekMitchell put on a show on Day 4 in Vegas, leading the @Timberwolves to a 100-91 win over the @Bucks #NBASummer- NBA Australia (@NBA_AU) July 9, 2019
📊 18 PTS | 4 REB | 3 STL | 6-9 FG pic.twitter.com/JYxYzg5ep6
Timberwolves: Mitch Creek - 18 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 3 steals
Bucks: Elijah Bryant - 31 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists
The Timberwolves closed the game on a 14-6 run in the final three minutes, led by Ausse Mitch Creek, with seven players scoring in double figures.
New Orleans Pelicans 109, Chicago Bulls 72
😤😤😤- NBA Australia (@NBA_AU) July 9, 2019
JAXSON HAYES ELEVATES 💥💥 pic.twitter.com/juKSstDgyY
Pelicans: Coby White - 25 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals
Bulls: Jaxon Hayes - 28 points, 4 rebounds, 3 blocks
With Zion Williamson sidelined, Pelicans rookies Nickeil Alexander-Walker (23 points, eight assists) and Jaxson Hayes (28 points) put on a show in their Summer League debuts, with Hayes producing a highlight reel jam in the second quarter.
Hayes came to play 👀- New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) July 9, 2019
@TheReal_NAW1 ➡️ @hayes_jaxson x #SummerPelicans pic.twitter.com/0zIw7sCikW
China 84, Charlotte Hornets 80
China: Qi Zhou - 17 points, 9 rebounds, 1 steal, 4 blocks
Hornets: Arnoldus Kulboka - 18 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals
China picked up their first win of the tournament, grinding out a hard-fought win over the Hornets to move to 1-2 in Vegas.
"Size and physicality of China got to us. We had a better handle of them in the second half. Not so much in the first," said Hornets Summer League coach Ronal Nored.
Hornets draft pick Cody Martin had the crowd going with this thunderous baseline jam.
.@hornets draft pick Cody Martin takes it baseline for the thunderous jam! #NBARooks #NBASummer on ESPNU pic.twitter.com/DhnRQl75lv- NBA Draft (@NBADraft) July 9, 2019
Golden State Warriors 88, Los Angeles Lakers 80
First round pick Jordan Poole fuels the @warriors @NBASummerLeague win with 23 PTS! #NBARooks #NBASummer pic.twitter.com/KQgZWvhe1y- NBA Draft (@NBADraft) July 9, 2019
Warriors: Jordan Poole - 23 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 steals
Lakers: Jordan Caroline - 27 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist
Poole impressed against the Lakers, shooting 7-of-15 from the field. After a slow start, the 20-year-old sparked a 13-2 run in the second quarter to give the Warriors a 46-37 half-time lead and they never looked back.