NBA Wrap: Spurs match NBA record

The San Antonio Spurs matched an NBA record by finishing 40-1 at home this season when they skirted past the Oklahoma City Thunder 102-98 in overtime. 

Kawhi Leonard starred for the Spurs, scoring 26 points, grabbing five rebounds and dishing out five assists as his side equalled the record set by the Boston Celtics in the 1985/86 season.

Steven Adams, Dion Waiters, Cameron Payne and Enes Kanter all scored 17 points in the Thunder’s loss.

The New York Knicks concluded their season on a sour note as they were beaten 102-90 by the Indiana Pacers.

Pacers forward Paul George dropped 19 points and dished out six assists, while point guard George Hill also scored 19 points.

Derrick Williams had 21 points for the Knicks.

Meanwhile, the Miami Heat won their second successive game as they downed the Detroit Pistons 99-93.

Joe Johnson guided the Heat to victory as he scored 25 points on 10 of 15 shooting and dished out five assists.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored a team-high 17 points for the Pistons.

An all-round performance saw the Toronto Raptors maul the struggling Philadelphia 76ers 122-98.

Jonas Valanciunas recorded a double-double in his side’s win which consisted of 17 points and 11 rebounds.

Sixers guard Robert Covington finished with 24 points.

Over at Staples Center, a superb team effort by the Los Angeles Clippers allowed them to cruise past the Memphis Grizzlies 110-84.

Clippers point guard Chris Paul led the way as he registered a double-double, which consisted of 12 points and 13 assists.

Zach Randolph was the Grizzlies’ top scorer with 14 points.

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