SOUTH AFRICA – The Boston Celtics Jaylen Brown’s 15 points led Team World to a 108-97 victory over Team Africa in the 4th quarter to win the NBA Africa 2017 game in Johannesburg, South Africa. Knicks Kristaps Porzingis posted 14 points & grabbed 8 boards for Team World!
Team Africa’s Victor Oladipo earned the game’s MVP award after finishing with a game-high 28 points while pulling down nine rebounds and dishing out five assists. Denver Nugget point guard Emmanuel Mudiay finished with 22 points, nine assists, and eight rebounds
The top plays from the 2017 #NBAAfricaGame!
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The game was played in support of UNICEF, the Nelson Mandela Foundation and SOS Children’s Villages South Africa (SOSCVSA).
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