Star of the Week
Kevin Garnett – KG, the early favorite for league MVP, led the Celtics to a 3-0 record this week, beating Denver, Atlanta and New Jersey by an average score of 112-92. For the week, Garnett averaged 22.7 points, 15.3 rebounds, 6.3 assists, 2.7 steals and 1.7 blocks while shooting 61% from the field and 88% from the line.
Goat(s) of the Week
The Golden State Warriors – Where is the D in Oakland? The Warriors dropped 2 more games this week (both at home) – to the Cavs and the Mavs. For the season, the 0-5 Warriors are giving up a league worst 119.6 points and losing by an average margin of 11.8 points, also worst in the NBA.