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Team World beats Team Africa in NBA Africa Game

Team World's Jaylen Brown of Boston Celtics, right, drives the ball away from Team Africa's Victor Oladipo of Indiana Pacers, during the NBA Africa Ga...
Team World's Jaylen Brown of Boston Celtics, gives away his shoes after playing the NBA Africa Game between Team Africa and Team World, at the Dome in...
Team Africa's Luc Mbah a Moute of Houston Rockets, left, blocks a shot by Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, right, during the NBA ...
Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, left, goes up to shoot as Team Africa's Clint Capela of Houston Rockets, watches on during the N...
Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, right, defends against Team Africa's Victor Oladipo of Indiana Pacers, during the NBA Africa Gam...
Team Africa's Dennis Schroder of Atlanta Hawks, left, drives past Team World's Kristaps Porzingis of New York Knicks, during the NBA Africa Game betwe...
NBA Ambassador Dikembe Mutombo, during the NBA Africa Game between Team Africa and Team World, at the Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday, Au...

Team World's Jaylen Brown of Boston Celtics, right, drives the ball away from Team Africa's Victor Oladipo of Indiana Pacers, during the NBA Africa Ga...

Team World's Jaylen Brown of Boston Celtics, gives away his shoes after playing the NBA Africa Game between Team Africa and Team World, at the Dome in...

Team Africa's Luc Mbah a Moute of Houston Rockets, left, blocks a shot by Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, right, during the NBA ...

Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, left, goes up to shoot as Team Africa's Clint Capela of Houston Rockets, watches on during the N...

Team World's DeMarcus Cousin of New Orleans Pelicans, right, defends against Team Africa's Victor Oladipo of Indiana Pacers, during the NBA Africa Gam...

Team Africa's Dennis Schroder of Atlanta Hawks, left, drives past Team World's Kristaps Porzingis of New York Knicks, during the NBA Africa Game betwe...

NBA Ambassador Dikembe Mutombo, during the NBA Africa Game between Team Africa and Team World, at the Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday, Au...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics scored 12 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter, leading Team World to a 108-97 victory over Team Africa on Saturday in the NBA Africa Game.

Team World put away the NBA's second exhibition in South Africa by scoring the final 10 points to win a game that was tied at 77 after three quarters. Detroit's Andre Drummond had 14 points and 13 rebounds, while Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks added 14 points and eight points.

Indiana's Victor Oladipo scored 28 points for Team Africa, which was made up of players born in Africa and second-generation African players. Denver guard Emmanuel Mudiay, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, had 22 points, nine assists and eight rebounds.

The game was played in support of UNICEF, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and SOS Children's Villages South Africa.


Updated : 2020-12-02 17:10 GMT+08:00