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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Donovan Mitchell ranked fourth in the NBA in fourth-quarter scoring (477 points) last season but went scoreless in the final frame Friday night, going 0-of-7 from the floor as the Warriors rallied. "A lot of them I think I settled a little bit," Mitchell said. "I could definitely get to the rim a little bit more."

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Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Paul George on the Thunder's 0-2 start: "It's no panic, we've got one of the best players coming back to our team at some point. But I take a lot pressure on that. I've still got to get this group ready to go."

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Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Billy Donovan: "We were way too easy to guard. The ball was never moved."

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Boban Marjanovic only played 16 minutes, but he completely changed the fourth quarter as Doc Rivers went with him down the stretch. With the Thunder shooting miserably (Paul George 7-27 shooting, Dennis Schroder 2-15), and Boban patrolling the paint there weren't many alternative options to score. This is where, among many areas, where Russell Westbrook makes such an impact. He's a quality midrange shooting out of a pick-and-roll and can attack bigs like Boban and draw fouls. OKC is 0-2 with the Kings on Sunday, and a hope Westbrook will be back for it.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

The Thunder have done an admirable job of getting by without Russell Westbrook combined with Paul George and Dennis Schroder struggling mightily with their shots, but as the Clippers pull away in crunchtime it appears to caught up to them.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Knox had a strong performance in his second NBA game with 17 points on 7-for-14 shooting (3-for-4) off the bench for New York. "I just want him to keep building his confidence, keep competing at a high level. I'm still on him tough about his defense because I see more there that he can do," said David Fizdale, who pointed out one of Knox's defensive miscues to the rookie right after he hit a game-tying three late in the 4th. Knox had struggled with his shot in the Knicks' last 3 preseason games and went 4-for-16 in NYK's opener. "I got some wide-open looks the last few games. Today I got some good looks," Knox said. "The difference is I was making them tonight."

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

It started pretty rough for the Thunder, going down 16-0 to the Clippers in the opening couple minutes, but behind a solid bench spark from Alex Abrines they've come back to only trail by two at half. All while Paul George struggled with his jumper, scoring just 4 points on 2-11 shooting.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

David Fizdale said he wanted Tim Hardaway Jr. defending Caris LeVert on the Nets' final possession. LeVert drove right on Hardaway Jr. and converted on a tough drive to give the Nets a lead with one second to play in their win over the Knicks. "I thought he did a good job. I thought Caris LeVert made a tough shot. Tim slid his feet. We even had help come over from the weak side. He hit a tough spinner off the glass. The kid (LeVert) is a big-time talent."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Knicks tied a franchise low with three turnovers. The Nets had 22. It's not often that you see a team win the turnover battle by that margin and lose the game.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Tim Hardaway Jr. on defending Caris LeVert on LeVert's game-winning drive and finish with one second remaining in Brooklyn's win over New York: "Got to know that he's going right. Got to know that. It falls on me. Just being around him all this time I should know that," Hardaway Jr. said of LeVert, his old Michigan teammate. "But you've got to move on. Next time it won't happen." Hardaway Jr. finished with 29 points on 10-for-25 shooting. He made big shots late in the game but said, "I think I shot the ball way too much tonight. That falls on me. I've got to get my teammates involved."