Mountaineers in the Pros
Miles McBride Drops Career-High 39 Points in G-League Win
After being sent back down to the Knicks’ G-League team, the Westchester Knicks, Miles ‘Deuce’ McBride reminded everyone why he earned a small stint in the starting lineup in the NBA.
In a game against the Motor City Cruise, the former WVU guard had a career night, on Tuesday. McBride finished with a career-high 39 points in a 110-105 win over the Cruise. The Cincinnati, Ohio, native also had eight rebounds, seven assists, five steals and a block. McBride shot 15-of-26 from the field, making 5-three’s.
Have a night, Deuce!
Miles McBride's CAREER-HIGH 39 points led the @wcknicks to a thrilling W tonight! 🙌 pic.twitter.com/VH8Gj0swE3
— NBA G League (@nbagleague) January 12, 2022
Deuce McBride put on a show in the Westchester #Knicks victory last night.
He racked up:
39 points (on 15-of-26 shooting)
5 made 3-pointers (5-of-9 shooting)
— Tommy Beer (@TommyBeer) January 12, 2022
McBride has been flopped up and down throughout the basketball season, playing for both the New York Knicks and Westchester Knicks. McBride has played 16 games in the NBA, starting twice when Kicks guard Kemba Walker was injured. McBride is averaging 2.4 points, 1.5 assists and 0.5 steals per game.