Top 5 Questions: April 14, 2014
Each night the Elias Sports Bureau fields questions from broadcasters, reporters and other members of the media.
Here are the top five questions (and answers) from last night.
Q: Who are the leaders for this season in games with 10+ points and 10+ rebounds?
A: Kevin Love, 63; Andre Drummond, 56; DeMarcus Cousins, 53; Dwight Howard, 46; and Zach Randolph, 46.
Q: On Sunday, the Pacers and the Nets each won games in which they committed 23 turnovers. What's the record of NBA teams that commit 23+ turnovers in a game this season?
A: 26 wins, 37 losses, including Sunday's games.
Q: Who was the last center to lead his team in total assists over the course of a season?
A: David Robinson led the Spurs with 381 assists in the 1993-94 season.
Q: Who was the last center to record three straight 10-assist games?
A: Vlade Divac, then with the Kings, from Feb. 10-17, 2004.
Q: Which starting five has produced the best won-lost record in the NBA this season (minimum: 40 starts together)?
A: The Warriors' most common starting lineup of Iguodala-Lee-Bogut-Curry-Thompson has produced a 30-13 (.698) record this season, including Sunday.