With nine games of NBA action today, there was no shortage of superstar performances headlined by DeMar DeRozan, James Harden, Trae Young and Nikola Jokic.
Catch up on all the day’s scores, stats, news and highlights from tonight’s games below:
San Antonio Spurs def. Boston Celtics, 129-115
DeMar DeRozan led six players in double figures, dropping 30 points, six rebounds and four assists to guide the Spurs to a big road win.
Toronto Raptors def. Charlotte Hornets, 112-110 [OT]
Serge Ibaka drained two clutch free throws with 5.1 seconds remaining in the extra period to seal the win.
Ibaka and Terence Davis led the Raptors in scoring with 23 points apiece!
Miami Heat def. Indiana Pacers, 122-108
Jimmy Butler (14 PTS, 7 AST) and Bam Adebayo (18 PTS, 9 REB) powered the Heat to victory on the road!
Orlando Magic def. Washington Wizards, 123-89
Nikola Vucevic filled it up with 29 points and nine rebounds!
Houston Rockets def. Atlanta Hawks, 122-115
James Harden poured in a 41-point, 10-rebound, 10-assist triple-double to lead the Rockets past the Hawks.
Trae Young filled it up for the Hawks with 42 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists.
Today marked the first time with two 40-point triple-doubles in the same game in NBA history, while Young’s effort was also the first 40-point triple-double in Hawks franchise history.
Denver Nuggets def. Dallas Mavericks, 107-106
Nikola Jokic put the Nuggets in front for good, burying the game-sealing basket with 7.9 seconds to go.
Jokic finished with 33 points, seven assists and six rebounds in the win.
New Orleans Pelicans def. Chicago Bulls, 123-108
The Pelicans blew the game open with a 44-point third quarter, with Brandon Ingram filling it up with 29 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds in the win.
Utah Jazz def. New York Knicks, 128-104
Rudy Gobert recorded a 16-point, 16-rebound double double to power the Jazz to their seventh win in a row.
Milwaukee Bucks def. Golden State Warriors, 107-98
Giannis Antetokounmpo pours in 30 points, 12 rebounds and four assists to guide the Bucks to the road win.