Vertiginoso, il no. 6 scegli nel file 2021 bozza, si è assicurato la sua tripla doppia su un feed a Lindy Waters III per una tripla con 1:20 restante nel quarto trimestre. Holmgren lo era 3 di 4 from the field in the first half and scored 11 points but he struggled after halftime, missing seven straight shots.
Oklahoma City opened the second half on a 10-3 run for a 58-46 lead and later scored 10 straight to make it 68-52. Memphis missed 14 straight shots in the second half.
Jalen Williams, il No. 12 selection out of Santa Clara, made three 3-pointers and scored 16 points for Oklahoma City. Holmgren, who set a Salt Lake City Summer League record with six blocks on Tuesday, blocked his first shot with 4:12 rimanendo nel terzo trimestre.
Kenny Lofton Jr. scored seven of Memphis’ apertura 10 points and finished with 19.
Memphis star Ja Morant sat courtside for the second straight game.
76ERS 86, JAZZ 82
Charles Bassey had 17 punti, Trevelin Queen added 15 points — including an acrobatic alley-oop layup in the closing seconds — and Philadelphia beat Utah.
Bassey, a second-round pick out of Western Kentucky in 2021, era 7 di 12 dal campo, grabbed nine rebounds and had four of Philadelphia’s 17 ruba.
Myles Powell added 13 punti, Charlie Brown Jr. aveva 12 and Cassius Winston 11. Julian Champagnie scored just five points on 2-of-11 shooting, Compreso 0 per 6 da 3 punti, but grabbed 10 rimbalzi.
Bruno Caboclo converted a three-point play and then a putback off a missed layup by James Palmer Jr. to spark a 15-4 run that gave the Jazz an 80-78 lead when Justin Robinson hit a pull-up jumper with 2:54 giocare. Queen made two free throws and Winston made 3 di 4 from the foul line before Winston whipped a pass from near midcourt to a cutting Queen for a layup that hung on the front of the rim before dropping in to make it 85-80 con 34.2 secondi alla fine.
Robinson led the Jazz con 17 punti, Caboclo scored 16 and Palmer added 14.
Utah, which went 0 per 9 from 3-point range in the fourth quarter, missed its last five field-goal attempts and committed two of its 22 turnovers in the last 2-plus minutes.