Atlanta net 11th win on the trot

It was also the Hawks’ 10th straight away win, extending a team record, which keeps them at the top of the Eastern Conference.

Guard DeMar DeRozan led the Raptors with 25 points in his second game back after missing 21 games because of injury, but it was not enough to prevent Toronto’s sixth loss in eight games.

Kevin Durant scored 36 points and Russell Westbrook notched his ninth career triple-double to lead Oklahoma City Thunder to a 127-115 victory over the??Golden State Warriors.

Westbrook finished with 17 points to go with career highs of 16 assists and 15 rebounds as Oklahoma improved to 19-20.

Guard Klay Thompson scored 32 points for the Warriors, who fell to 31-6, still the best record in the NBA.

Forward Kawhi Leonard scored 20 points on his return from injury as the San Antonio Spurs beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-96. Leonard had missed 15 games with ligament damage in his right hand.

Centre Andre Drummond’s tip-in with 0.3 seconds remaining lifted the Detroit Pistons to a 98-96 away victory against the Indiana Pacers as the Pistons recorded their 10th win in 12 games.

Centre Brook Lopez overcame a day of trade rumours by scoring 25 of his 26 points in the second half as the Brooklyn Nets snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 102-80 victory on the road over the Washington Wizards.

Reserve forward Jeff Green, in his second game for Memphis Grizzlies since being traded from Boston Celtics, scored 21 points, including 12 in the decisive fourth quarter, to lead the Grizzlies to a 106-96 victory at??Orlando Magic.

Guard Michael Carter-Williams scored 22 points and centre Nerlens Noel had 17 points, 11 rebounds and five blocked shots to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 96-81 victory over the??New Orleans Pelicans, who played without star forward Anthony Davis (sprained toe).

Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler and Pau Gasol led the Chicago Bulls to a 119-103 victory over Boston Celtics. The Celtics trailed by only two points entering the final quarter but faded for their 11th loss in 14 games.

Guard Kyrie Irving scored 37 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 126-121 on the road.

The Cavaliers had lost six in a row before beating the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday.

The Dallas Mavericks welcomed back three starters – forward Dirk Nowitzki, point guard Rajon Rondo and centre Tyson Chandler -??as they hosted??Denver Nuggets and avenged a loss two nights earlier in Denver with a wire-to-wire 97-89 victory over the overmatched Nuggets.

Goran Dragic scored 13 of his 21 points in the first seven minutes and Gerald Green led a big effort from the Phoenix Suns bench with 19 points to help them to a 110-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Small forward Gordon Hayward scored 31 points to help Utah Jazz snap a three-game losing streak with a 94-85 win over the Los Angeles Lakers, who rested Kobe Bryant and lost their fourth in a row.

Forward Chris Bosh scored 30 points and front court mate Luol Deng added 25 as the Miami Heat, who were??without leading scorer Dwyane Wade (strained hamstring), won by 95-83 at??Sacramento Kings.

Boston Celtics 103 Chicago Bulls 119

DallasMavericks 97 Denver Nuggets 89

Indiana Pacers 96 Detroit Pistons 98

LA??Clippers 121 Cleveland Cavaliers 126

Oklahoma City Thunder 127 Golden State??Warriors 115

Orlando Magic 96 Memphis Grizzlies 106

Philadelphia 76ers 96 New??Orleans Pelicans 81

Phoenix Suns 110 Minnesota Timberwolves 99

Sacramento??Kings 83 Miami Heat 95

San Antonio Spurs 110 Portland Trail Blazers 96

Toronto??Raptors 89 Atlanta Hawks 110

Utah Jazz 94 LA Lakers 85

Washington Wizards 80??Brooklyn Nets 102

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