Finally, Victor Oladipo made his debut with the Miami Heat and it was unbeatable. The team in which the guard plays won 116-109 to Golden state warriors in what was a new day of the NBA.
For the triumph, Oladipo, who arrived from the Houston Rockets for this season, contributed six points after scoring two of eight field goals, he missed all four of his 3-point attempts, hitting two of five from the personnel line in the 23 minutes he played.
In addition, the 28-year-old gave five assists, recorded two ball recoveries and lost another three, in addition to committing five personal fouls. Thus, Oladipo became the 262nd player to compete with the Miami Hest and the 189th to start as a starter.
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On the other hand, Jimmy Butler and Duncan Robinson led the local attack for the win. The forward scored 22 points, while the guard added another 21. Thus, the Heat achieved the third consecutive victory and got back with a winning record (25-24).
For its part, guard Stephen Curry had 36 points and 11 rebounds, but couldn’t prevent the Warriors from losing, who also had 23 goals from Canadian forward Andrew Wiggins.
The Warriors got off to a bad start, missing 11 of their first 13 shots, but unbelievably found themselves up front after the home faltered. Although the Golden never led by more than five, and despite the Heat’s offense being inconsistent, the defense did a good job of being key to the victory as well.