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Double-doubles for Antetokounmpo, Adebayo, Oladipo as Aminu, Ojeleye ball

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bam Adebayo, Victor Oladipo dropped double-double on Friday while Al Farouq Aminu helped his side to an easy win.

Bam Adebayo continued his meteoric rise in the NBA has dropped yet another double-double to help Miami Heat overcome Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Milwaukee Bucks 91-85 on Friday.

The center who played from the bench was on the court for 31 minutes and made great impact in the game as his side returned to winning ways having gone 5 games without a win.

Bam Adebayo dropped 15 points, 10 rebounds to complete his double-double. He also added 3 assists, 2 blocks one was a mighty rejection on Middleton.

Bam Adebayo has now double-double in three of his last five games.

Giannis Antetokounmpo the Greek of Nigerian descent although ended on the losing side to Ban Adebayo’s Miami Heat, he put up assive numbers.

He also record a double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds. His 23 points was the game highest.

Al-Farouq Aminu maintained his form as he helped the Trailblazers overcome Sacramento Kings 118-110, he didn’t play for long as he was rested along other starters agter the game was practically won at just quarter.

Aminu dropped 5 points, 5 rebounds and added two steals.

Victor Oladipo scored 35 and helped steady the Pacers as they recovered from a late stumble and held off the Celtics 97-91 on Friday night.

He added 10 rebounds to his 35 points to record his double-double.

Semi Ojeleye also played in the contest as his Celtic side lost to Pacers. He was only able to drop a point in 11 minutes he spent on the courts.


Ajike is one of Nigeria's top Sportscasters with over 15 years of experience in writing and talking Sports.

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