NBA Wrap: Thompson scores 40 as Warriors win again

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson was in sizzling form on Sunday as he dropped 40 points to lead his side to a 117-105 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.

Thompson, who made 15 of the 27 shots he attempted, was well supported by Draymond Green as he recorded his 12th triple-double of the season which consisted of 13 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists.

Carl Landry scored 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds for the Sixers.

The Los Angeles Clippers booked their spot in the NBA playoffs following a 105-90 win over the Denver Nuggets.

DeAndre Jordan guided the Clippers to victory as he registered a double-double that included 16 points and 16 rebounds. He also blocked six shots.

Jusuf Nurkic came off the bench to score 19 points for the Nuggets.

Over at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Paul George starred as the Indiana Pacers skirted past the Houston Rockets 104-101.

George dropped 25 points on eight of 17 shooting and also grabbed 11 rebounds, while Monta Ellis added 23 points.

Rockets guard James Harden finished with 34 points, eight rebounds and eight assists.

DeMarcus Cousins and Willie Cauley-Stein stole the spotlight as the Sacramento Kings downed the Dallas Mavericks 133-111.

Cousins recorded a double-double, which consisted of 20 points and 12 rebounds, while Cauley-Stein finished with 21 points and seven rebounds.

Raymond Felton was the Mavericks’ top-scorer with 15 points.

In the final game of the night, John Wall scored 22 points and dished out 13 assists to lead the Washington Wizards to a 101-88 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.

Wall was well supported by Marcin Gortat as he scored 16 points and pulled down 10 rebounds.

D’Angelo Russell scored a team-high 22 points for the Lakers.

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