Warriors stay perfect, Sixers lose seventh straight

Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry combined for 46 points as the Golden State Warriors maintained their perfect start to the season with a 109-95 win over the Detroit Pistons. 

Thompson finished with 24 points and three rebounds while Curry recorded 22 points, five rebounds, and five assists. 

Reggie Jackson and Stanley Johnson scored 20 points apiece for the Pistons. 

The Philadelphia 76ers have yet to win their first game of the season after they were beaten 111-88 by the Chicago Bulls

Bulls power forward Nikola Mirotic led his side to victory with his double-double, which consisted of 20 points and 10 rebounds. 

Despite a poor shooting night, Sixers center Jahlil Okafor finished with 21 points and 15 rebounds. 

The Indiana Pacers outscored the Orlando Magic 25-13 in the final quarter to register a 97-84 victory in Indianapolis on Monday. 

Pacers forward Paul George scored 27 points to go with seven assists while point guard George Hill provided some excellent support with 23 points and seven rebounds. 

Evan Fournier was the Magic’s top scorer with 21 points on seven of 13 shooting. 

Andrew Wiggins scored 33 points to carry the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 117-107 win over the Atlanta Hawks

Wiggins had a terrific shooting night, making 15 of 22 shots while also grabbing five rebounds and dishing out four assists. 

Point guard Jeff Teague and power forward Paul Millsap starred for the Hawks as they scored 24 and 22 points respectively. 

An all-round performance from the Denver Nuggets saw them hold off the Portland Trail Blazers 108-104 at the Pepsi Center. 

Nuggets center JJ Hickson led the way with 19 points and 13 rebounds while point guard Emmanuel Mudiay had 18 points, six rebounds, and five assists. 

Damian Lillard was the Trail Blazers’ standout player with 30 points and seven assists.

Kawhi Leonard dropped 24 points as the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 106-88 win over the Sacramento Kings

Leonard was well supported by veteran power forward Tim Duncan, who scored 11 points and grabbed 14 rebounds. 

Kings power forward DeMarcus Cousins had a strong showing despite his side’s loss as he finished with 21 points and 12 rebounds. 

The Los Angeles Clippers skirted past the Memphis Grizzlies 94-92 at the Staples Center. 

Blake Griffin starred for the Clippers, scoring 24 points and pulling down 12 rebounds. 

Zach Randolph was the Grizzlies’ top scorer with 26 points. 

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