"He just caught me pretty good".
Irving suffered his injury during a collision with Marco Belinelli with 7:22 remaining in the game. He passed Oscar Robertson for the most consecutive games (eight) in National Basketball Association history recording 35-plus points and five-plus assists.
Jaylen Brown scored 30 points on 10-for-15 shooting off the bench for the Celtics, who haven't won at San Antonio since March 2011. San Antonio busted open a game that was tied at the half by outscoring the Clippers by 20 points in the third period.
"I'm wearing sunglasses, so not too good", Irving said when asked how he felt, "but it'll be all right though".
Brad Stevens didn't know if Irving would miss any time, saying "he'll have antibiotics for that". LaMarcus Aldridge led the team with a season-high 38 points on 14 of 23 shooting, DeMar DeRozan added 25 points with 13 rebounds and six assists while Rudy Gay chipped in with 12 points.
Harden recorded his fourth consecutive 40-plus-point game and set an National Basketball Association record with his eighth successive 35-plus-point, five-plus-assist effort, though he did commit nine turnovers. He passed Oscar Robertson for the most consecutive games(eight) in National Basketball Association history recording 35-plus points and five-plus assists.
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San Antonio forward Davis Bertans was 5 for 8 on 3-pointers in scoring 17 points.
"It was about the defense, getting stops, getting out in transition, getting easy buckets", Gay told the San Antonio Express News.
DeRozan completed a double-double with a game-high 10 assists.
A microcosm of this team's uneven existence was Gordon Hayward's 22 minutes in which he didn't score a single point going 0-for-6 from the field, five of which came from beyond the 3-point stripe. The Spurs finished 14 for 26 on 3-pointers.
It appears you do not want to be in Malik Monk's way.
Dallas committed 29 turnovers, the most ever by a Thunder opponent.