NBA: Devonte Graham pours 8 3-pointers, New Orleans tops Milwaukee

Game recap
Devonte Graham scored 26 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 24 points, as New Orleans Pelicans defeated Milwaukee Bucks, 116-112, on Dec 18, 2021. Jrue Holiday scored 40 points for Milwaukee Bucks.
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New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Devonte Graham 36 4 4 3 0 26
Jonas Valanciunas 40 7 3 1 2 24
Brandon Ingram 43 5 5 3 0 22
Herbert Jones 33 9 4 1 1 17
Nickeil Alexander-Walker 30 2 4 1 0 12
Josh Hart 42 15 8 1 0 11
Willy Hernangomez 10 7 0 0 0 2
Tomas Satoransky 12 3 2 0 0 2
Trey Murphy III 4 1 2 0 0 0
Garrett Temple 15 4 2 0 0 0
Team 265 57 34 10 3 116
Milwaukee Bucks logo

Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Jrue Holiday 44 5 5 2 0 40
Grayson Allen 39 3 0 3 1 25
Jordan Nwora 42 13 0 2 1 14
Pat Connaughton 41 8 4 2 1 9
DeMarcus Cousins 16 6 2 0 0 9
George Hill 29 2 2 2 0 7
Sandro Mamukelashvili 18 4 2 1 2 6
Rodney Hood 18 2 1 0 0 2
Javonte Smart 16 1 0 0 0 0
Team 265 44 16 12 5 112

New Orleans Pelicans Vs Milwaukee Bucks

Game notes

Devonte Graham

Devonte Graham

Devonte Graham scored 26 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 21 points scored in a October 28, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (99-102 loss). He scored 20 points or more 4 times this season in NBA games.

Devonte Graham made 8 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA). His previous record was 6 three-points made in a October 23, 2021 game against Chicago Bulls (128-112 loss). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jonas Valanciunas

Jonas Valanciunas

Jonas Valanciunas scored 20 points or more for the 14th time in 31 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 8 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 39. He recorded it on a November 30, 2021 game against LA Clippers (104-123 win).

Herbert Jones

Herbert Jones

Herbert Jones scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 28 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 7 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 19. He recorded it on a December 09, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (114-120 loss).

Josh Hart

Josh Hart

Josh Hart scored 10 points or more for the 15th time in 24 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 8 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 22. He recorded it on a November 09, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (108-92 loss).

Josh Hart grabbed 15 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 13 rebounds in a December 11, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (109-93 win). He grabbed 15 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram

Brandon Ingram scored 20 points or more for the 17th time in 24 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 7 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 40. He recorded it on a December 06, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (118-108 loss).

Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Nickeil Alexander-Walker

Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 10 points or more for the 23th time in 31 NBA games this season. He has done it 11 times on the road, and 12 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 33. He recorded it on a November 11, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (100-108 loss).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 40 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 27 points scored in a December 09, 2021 game against Miami Heat (113-104 loss). He scored 40 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Grayson Allen

Grayson Allen

Grayson Allen tied his season-high in scoring with 25 points (in NBA). He scored 20 points or more 4 times this season in NBA games.

Grayson Allen made 7 three-pointers and set his new season-high in three-points made (in NBA). His previous record was 6 three-points made in a November 06, 2021 game against New York Knicks (98-113 loss). He made 5 three-point shots or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jordan Nwora

Jordan Nwora

Jordan Nwora scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 25 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 16. He recorded it on a November 03, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (89-117 win).

Jordan Nwora grabbed 13 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 7 rebounds in a November 23, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (123-92 win). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

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