NBA roundup: Knicks cruise past Bulls

The New York Knicks made easy work of downing the Chicago Bulls 107-91 in New York with Carmelo Anthony scoring 27 points on Saturday night.

Anthony made 12 of 20 shots from the field on a night when they shot 50 percent from the floor.

Arron Afflalo scored 18 points and Lance Thomas got 13 for the Knicks, who improved to 14-14.

In Oklahoma, the Thunder beat the Los Angeles Lakers 118-78 with Kevin Durant scoring 22 points and Russell Westbrook with 11 assists.

Durant nailed seven of 13 from the field, grabbing eight rebounds in three-quarters. Westbrook got 13 points and Enes Kanter added 19 points and 14 rebounds.

For the Lakers, Lou Williams scored 20 points.

The Washington Wizards beat the Charlotte Hornets 109-101 with John Wall scoring 27 points; Garrett Temple got 21 points while Jared Dudley added 19 and Marcin Gortat got 18.

For the Hornets, Kemba Walker nailed 18 points.

The Memphis Grizzlies got past the Indiana Pacers 96-84 with Marc Gasol getting 19 points and 12 rebounds and Matt Barnes scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. 

Mike Conley added 20 points and eight assists for the Grizzlies.

For the Pacers, Paul George got 29 points.

The Houston Rockets beat the Los Angeles Clippers 107-97 with Dwight Howard scoring 22 points and 14 rebounds to lead early and get a home victory.

For the Clippers, Blake Griffin got 22 points.

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