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Mirjam Swanson: Reggie Jackson continues to rave about Nico Batum: “We have stars in this league, but nothing runs without an ecosystem allowing you to be great… Nico is great. There’s no bad days, you don’t have to worry about him… how he is with his kids, his wife… teammates. A pro.”
Fred Katz: Final: Knicks 110, Clippers 102. Knicks improve to 23-24, tied for 10th in the East. • Barrett 28-14-6 • Randle 24-9-5 • Fournier 14 pts • Jackson 26 pts, 5 asts • Zubac 17 & 13 Knicks shoot 43-44-84, including 16-for-36 from 3.
He said he wanted to lock up Eric Bledsoe and Reggie Jackson, who had lit the Wolves up multiple times this season. Beverley casually tossed out “had five points” when looking at Jackson’s stat line. Beverley himself finished with 11 points and 12 assists. That latter statistic was important to him, and it wasn’t an accident. He said the Clippers told him they wanted someone who was more of a playmaker with the ball in his hands, and that’s one reason why they traded him to Minnesota. Those 12 assists were his statement that they misjudged him. “I have a coach [Chris Finch] that trusts me, a coach that trusts me with the ball,” Beverley said. “Obviously, he’s been knowing me for a long time, since I’ve been with the Rockets. He knows my abilities, my cans … He just trusts me with the ball and I’ve been trying to make the right decision.