Detroit topped Cleveland 84-74, with Eleanor Roosevelt’s Delonte West contributing 11 points in 20 minutes for the losers. Orlando whipped the Wizards 103-83. Good Counsel’s Roger Mason netted 10 for Washington, DeMatha’s Keith Bogans scored 10, and had four dishes in 27 minutes for the Magic.
Phoenix beat Portland 100-90, and Fort Washington native Jarrett Jack scored 10 in 17 minutes, including nailing both his treys for the squad on the short end. Seattle beat Golden State 126-121, and Montrose Christian’s Kevin Durant turned the joint out with 42 points on 18-25 shooting, 13 ‘bounds, six assists and two blocks. His running partner from Prince George’s County, Jeff Green, scored 27 on 8-12 shooting in 38 minutes, had 10 rebounds, two steals, and canned 11 of 14 from the charity stripe. Not bad for a couple rook’s.