NBA roundup: Curry on fire for Warriors

Steph Curry scored 46 points as the Golden State Warriors got a 121-118 overtime victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Saturday.

Curry shot 14 of 24 from the field and a game-winning 3-pointer with 00.6 seconds on the clock and was 12 of 16 from the 3-point line.

The victory means the Warriors improved to 53-5 on the season. For the Thunder, Kevin Durant nailed 37 points and 12 rebounds.

The Minnesota Timberwolves scraped past the New Orleans Pelicans 112-110 thanks to Karl-Anthony Towns scoring 30 points, 15 rebounds and four assists.

For the Pelicans, their top performer was Ryan Anderson who scored 31 points, 14 rebounds and one steal.

The Phoenix Suns defeated Memphis Grizzlies 111-106 with Alex Len scoring 22 points, 16 rebounds to snap Phoenix’ 13-game losing streak.

Detroit Pistons were always in charge when beating Milwaukee Bucks 102-91 with Khris Middleton’s 26-point effort not enough for Milwaukee.

The Pistons capitalized on Milwaukee’s carelessness to get the win.

Brooklyn Jets got past Utah Jazz 98-96 with Thaddeus Young scoring 21 points and Brook Lopez nailed 19 points.

The Jazz could have won it late when the Nets’ Wayne Ellington and Donald Sloan missed free throws.

Jazz guard also Joe Ingles missed a game-winning 3-pointer t the buzzer.

San Antonio Spurs defeated the Houston Rockets 104-94 thanks to Kahwi Leonard scoring 27 points while LaMarcus Aldridge chipped in a double-double for the win in Houston.

Portland Trail Blazers beat the Chicago Bulls 103-95 thanks to 31 points from Damian Lillard.

Mason Plumlee (16 points), Allen Crabbe (11 points) and Gerald Henderson (13 points) also scored double figures for Portland.

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