Nets Destroy Warriors, Clippers Edge Lakers, Lakers' GM Learned From Queen's Gambit, Auburn Hires Harsin
BarnBurner Sports Writer
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
The Brooklyn Nets, led by Kevin Durant (22 points) and Kyrie Irving (26 points), dominated the Golden State Warriors giving Steve Nash his first win as an NBA head coach. Nets 125, Warriors 99
In the battle of LA, the Clippers took down the reigning champion Lakers 116-109.
In other Laker news, their general manager Rob Pelinka said he watched "The Queen's Gambit" recently, and ”he discovered the show taught him more than just how to master chess. It symbolized how to master both the free agency sweepstakes and the NBA’s upcoming season." He stated, “You see the ins and outs of chess and how to study the board. But you don’t know until you play the game and how it’s going to go.”
Boise State's Bryan Harsin will take over as Auburn's next head football coach.