The new year is upon us and the NBA season rolls on with a busy nine-game slate.

Here are some storylines to keep an eye on:

  • Denver looks to bounce back from a tough loss as it begins a four-game trip in Indiana
  • Two of the East’s best meet as the Raptors visit the Heat
  • Utah looks to make it four in a row as it visits Chicago
  • The Mavericks look get back on track with the Nets in town
  • The Kings try to snap an eight-game losing streak as they host the Grizzlies

Charlotte Hornets 109, Cleveland Cavaliers 106

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Terry Rozier’s 30 points and a go-ahead triple by Devonte’ Graham help the Hornets snap their six-game losing streak. 

Denver Nuggets 124, Indiana Pacers 116

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In his second careers start, Michael Porter Jr. goes for for a super-efficient career tally to fuel the Nuggets to a win in Indiana. Nikola Jokic (7r) and Jamal Murray (7a/5r) contributed with 22 points apiece.

Miami Heat 84, Toronto Raptors 76 

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The Heat remain dominant at home, improving to 16-1 for the season. 

In a rough defensive minded game, the Raptors shoot 6-of-42 from the beyond the arc and stumble to their fourth loss in the last six games.

Utah Jazz vs. Chicago Bulls – LIVE

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Joe steps back for the triple!

Golden State Warriors vs. Minnesota Timberwolves – LIVE

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Okogie finds Dieng for the HAMMER!

Brooklyn Nets vs. Dallas Mavericks – LIVE

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JJ Barea gets things rolling for the Mavs in his first start of the season.

Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs – LIVE

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Defense to offense by the red-hot Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Sacramento Kings

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Can the Kings snap their 8-game losing streak at home?  

Detroit Pistons vs LA Clippers

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The Pistons have lost seven of their last eight games and are in the middle of a six-game road trip. Can they spring an upset against the heavily favoured Clippers?



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