At the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, some 100 Heads of State and Government were present this week in New York. The opportunity for Luc MBah has Moute, to meet various African actors leading as its Excellence Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, President of Burkina Faso.
Luc Mbah a Moute has already initiated numerous charities in Cameroon (www.mbahamoutecamp.info) and the two men were able to talking about several subjects and future projects.
The second edition of the NBA Africa Game took place on Saturday 5 August in Johannesburg. An exceptional event in front of 10,000 spectators, with the participation of 22 players:
Luol Deng (Los Angeles Lakers), Thabo Sefolosha (Atlanta Hawks), Bismack Biyombo (Orlando Magic), Clint Capela (Houston Rockets), Gorgui Dieng (Minnesota Timberwolves), Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers), Serge Ibaka (Toronto Raptors), Luc Mbah a Moute (Houston Rockets), Salah Mejri (Dallas Mavericks), Emmanuel Mudiay (Denver Nuggets), Victor Oladipo (Indiana Pacers), Dennis Schroder (Atlanta Hawks).
Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas Mavericks), Kemba Walker (Charlotte Hornets), Leandro Barbosa (Phoenix Suns), Jaylen Brown (Boston Celtics), Wilson Chandler (Denver Nuggets), DeMarcus Cousins (New Orleans Pelicans), Andre Drummond (Detroit Pistons), Courtney Lee (New York Knicks), Kyle Lowry (Raptors), C.J. McCollum (Portland Trail Blazers), Kristaps Porzingis (New York Knicks).
Team World won 108-97 (50-47 at the break http://stats.nba.com/africa2017/), in a game that ended a week to develop basketball on the continent , as well as participate in many charity events. The NBA, which is organizing this week, took part in the Orphanage of Ennerdale, an institution « SOS Children’s Villages », in which it financed the construction of a basketball court. The children of the Ennerdale orphanage have therefore participated in basketball workshops run by the NBA players. More than ten houses were also built by the 200 NBA Cares volunteers in the township of Lenasia.
After two excellent seasons with the Los Angeles Clippers, Luc joined Houston Rockets.
Lire la suite
The Californian duel has turned in favor of the Lakers which have dominated the Clippers in the second period. The two teams had before the break, but the third quarter-time to completely turned in favor of the Lakers, who controlled the return of clippers in the last quarter. J.J Redick and Jamal Crawford end at 22 points, Marreese Speights 15 points, Luc Mbah a Moute 6 points, 2 rebounds.
The clippers have started well the part, taking up to 11 points ahead in the first quarter that they won 31-27. The Lakers Back to 1 point in the second, 56-55, but the clippers are in head to the 58-55 pause after having pocketed the 28-27 period.
Has the recovery, the Lakers spend a 13-0 which gives them an advantage of 10 points ahead 68-58. The meeting has switched to 4 minutes and the clippers will then run to score. The Lakers pocketing the third quarter-time 34-16 and have 15 points in advance at the beginning of the last 89-74. The clippers come back to 4 points in the last 89-85, and despite twelve good last minutes (28-22) This are the Lakers which control the match and is required after 11 defeats in a row in the face of the Clippers.
After taking the lead at half-time and leading a good part of the second half, the Clippers lost their lead in the final minutes and eventually bowed to the floor in Washington. Bradley Beal with 41 points to 13/23 of which 6/10 to 3 points, greatly participated in the success of the Wizards, who nevertheless have difficulty to contain the Californians. Blake Griffin scores 26 points, with 7 assists and 1 rebound, JJ Redick 17 points, DeAndre Jordan 13 points, 17 rebounds, 2 assists, Austin Rivers, Chris Paul 13 points, Luc Mbah a Moute who returned from injury after two missed matches 6 points, 1 rebound, 1 interception.
Washington started on an 11-6 but very quickly the score balanced 14-14. The Wizards are leading at the end of the first quarter 28-27. In the second, the Clippers took the lead at the end of the period (28-24) to lead to the break 55-52.
The Clippers took a quick lead to the rebound on an 11-2, but Bradley Beal made a great performance and scored the points. It allows his people to pocket the third quarter time 33-32 and the Clippers are only 2 points ahead at the start of the last twelve minutes 87-85. On a 7-0, the Clippers take the lead 102-95, but the money time turns in favor of the Wizards who pass before 106-104, then take 6 points ahead 114-108 to 1 minute of the term. The Wisards take the win 117-110.
The Clippers who lose their 7th game are now 4th place in the West, will face the Denver Nuggets at home on Tuesday, December 20th.
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The Warriors won easily on the Clippers floor, picking up the first quarter 37-19 and keeping the Californians away until the end of the game. The Clippers limited to 39.6% on shots against 47.7% for Golden State, 15 assists against 32, returned to 7 points before the break. Insufficient to worry the Warriors. Jamal Crawford scored 21 points, Marreese Speights 15 points and 9 rebounds, Chris Paul 15 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists.
After a balanced start to the game, visitors put on a 22-4 which left the Clippers at 18 points at the end of the first quarter-time 37-19. The Clippers take over the second quarter with 30-25, but Golden State is ahead at the half-time with 62-44.
Klay Thompson (24 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists) and Stephen Curry (19 points, 4 rebounds, 6 assists) managed the second period effectively. They won the 3rd quarter-time 29-26 and the last 24-23 for a final victory 115-98.
The Clippers take a second defeat at home, but remained 3rd in the West with 16 wins and 6 defeats. Next game will be Saturday 10 December against New Orleans.
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