NBA: Trae Young goes off for 38 points, Atlanta edges Detroit

Game recap
Clint Capela scored 27 points, Trae Young had 38 points, as Atlanta Hawks defeated Detroit Pistons, 123-115, on Jan 21, 2021. Jerami Grant scored 32 points for Detroit Pistons.
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Atlanta Hawks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Trae Young 44 4 10 2 1 38
John Collins 43 11 0 1 1 31
Clint Capela 38 26 2 1 5 27
Kevin Huerter 39 5 4 2 0 17
Solomon Hill 39 5 3 0 0 6
Onyeka Okongwu 13 6 0 0 3 2
Rajon Rondo 12 2 2 0 0 2
Nathan Knight 5 1 0 0 0 0
Tony Snell 17 3 0 0 0 0
Brandon Goodwin 11 0 0 0 0 0
Detroit Pistons logo

Detroit Pistons

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Jerami Grant 41 6 5 0 0 32
Blake Griffin 39 7 4 2 0 17
Wayne Ellington 33 2 3 0 0 16
Derrick Rose 28 1 1 0 1 14
Mason Plumlee 27 9 1 0 0 10
Delon Wright 25 5 4 3 1 7
Josh Jackson 19 1 1 0 0 7
Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk 11 2 0 1 0 6
Isaiah Stewart 15 4 1 1 1 4
Jahlil Okafor 9 0 0 0 0 2
Sekou Doumbouya 5 4 1 0 0 0
Saddiq Bey 8 1 1 1 0 0

Atlanta Hawks Vs Detroit Pistons

Game notes

Clint Capela

Clint Capela

Clint Capela scored 27 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 25 points scored in a January 17, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (112-106 loss). He scored 20 points or more 3 times this season in NBA games.

Clint Capela grabbed 26 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 19 rebounds in a January 07, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (94-102 loss). He grabbed 25 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Trae Young

Trae Young

Trae Young scored 38 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 37 points scored in a December 24, 2020 game against Chicago Bulls (104-124 win). He scored 30 points or more 5 times this season in NBA games.

Trae Young had 10 assists or more for the 7th time in 14 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 14. He recorded it on a January 05, 2021 game against New York Knicks (108-113 loss).

John Collins

John Collins

John Collins scored 31 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 30 points scored in a December 31, 2020 game against Brooklyn Nets (145-141 loss). He scored 30 points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

John Collins tied his season-high with 11 rebounds (in NBA). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Kevin Huerter

Kevin Huerter

Kevin Huerter scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 14 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a December 26, 2020 game against Memphis Grizzlies (112-122 win).

Jerami Grant

Jerami Grant

Jerami Grant scored 32 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 31 points scored in a January 09, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (110-105 win). He scored 30 points or more 3 times this season in NBA games.

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 11 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 26. He recorded it on a December 27, 2020 game against Cleveland Cavaliers (119-128 loss).

Wayne Ellington

Wayne Ellington

Wayne Ellington scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 8 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 0 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a January 18, 2021 game against Miami Heat (113-107 loss).

Mason Plumlee

Mason Plumlee

Mason Plumlee scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 14 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 15. He recorded it on a January 18, 2021 game against Miami Heat (113-107 loss).

Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 11 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a January 05, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (125-115 loss).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994