Feb 21, 2013, 11:14 AM EDT
In between, Steve Nash made history.
With his fourth and fifth assists of the night, Nash tied and then passed Magic Johnson to move into fourth place on the all-time list of assists leaders.
Next up is Mark Jackson, who sits in third place 190 assists ahead of Nash.
If Nash achieves his average of 7.4 assists per game through the rest of the season, he’ll own sole possession of third before the year is finished.
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- Cavaliers sold Kyrie Irving on contract extension with LeBron James-Kevin Love plan 34
- Kevin Love says Timberwolves owner should focus on his own team following trade to Cavaliers 35
- Iman Shumpert excited to play in triangle offense because he won’t just have to stand in the corner 9
- Timberwolves owner: Kevin Love might regret trade because he’ll be third banana with Cavaliers 48
- Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried lead Team USA in final World Cup tune-up 20
- Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to 76ers 37