Every morning, we will give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: Waiters sinks Clippers
It did not take long for Dion Waiters to find his footing in the NBA. After two years largely spent coming off the bench at Syracuse and being a change-of-pace guard, Waiters was selected with the fourth pick overall by the Cavaliers. He has stepped right in to Cleveland's lineup and torn things up, showing to be a much more capable 3-point shooter than he was at Syracuse.
Waiters made sure the Clippers knew who he was and what kind of player he can be in the Cavaliers' 108-101 win at Staples Center.
The rookie scored 28 points, hitting on 7 of his 11 3-point attempts. He is shooting 48.0 percent from the floor and 55.0 percent from beyond the arc, averaging 16.3 points per game. Waiters is taking the NBA by storm and Los Angeles learned that when the team left him open time and time again.
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