The Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to 10 matches with a 118-107 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
The LA Clippers’ NBA championship aspirations took a battering at the Staples Center as they went down 140-114 to the Memphis Grizzlies.
James Harden scored 54 points as the Houston Rockets overpowered the Magic 130-107 in Orlando.
Miami outscored Atlanta 18-4 in overtime as the Heat won 135-121 over the Hawks.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 19 points and had 13 rebounds in his return from injury to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 105-104 overtime win over the Sacramento Kings in the NBA.
Will Barton scored 17 points as the Denver Nuggets hammered the New York Knicks 129-92 at Madison Square Gardens.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points as Milwaukee beat Detroit 127-103.
The Detroit Pistons claimed back-to-back wins for the first time this season with a 127-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Trae Young’s 24 points saw the Atlanta Hawks break a 10-game losing streak with a 104-79 win over the Golden State Warriors.
The Los Angeles Lakers had their purple patch brought to a halt as Luka Doncic led the Dallas Mavericks to a 114-100 victory.
The Denver Nuggets had a 17-point lead at half-time against the Sacramento Kings, but the home side fought back to win 100-97 in overtime.