Warriors Take Down Knicks
NEW YORK (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 26 points and Stephen Curry had 14 of his 21 in the third quarter, when the Golden State Warriors ran another opponent off the floor on their way to a 125-111 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday night.
Kevin Durant added 22 points and nine rebounds for Golden State, which trailed by one at halftime before outscoring New York 39-18 in the third to end things early.
Celtics 109, Grizzlies 98
BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 25 points in three quarters of work and the Boston Celtics held off the Memphis Grizzlies.
Boston has won all three of its games coming out of the All-Star break. Terry Rozier finished with 15 points. Jaylen Brown added 13.
Pelicans 125, Suns 116
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis scored a season-high 53 points, grabbed 18 rebounds and blocked five shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans extended their winning streak to six with a over the hapless Phoenix Suns.
Lakers 123, Hawks 104
ATLANTA (AP) — Good ball movement meant impressive scoring balance for Brandon Ingram and the Lakers.
Ingram had 21 points and 10 rebounds, leading nine Los Angeles scorers in double figures, and the Lakers beat the Atlanta Hawks for their third straight win.
Thunder 112, Magic 105
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Paul George scored 26 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Orlando Magic.
George, who scored just five points on 1-for-14 shooting in a blowout loss to Golden State on Saturday, made 9 of 20 shots against the Magic and Frank Vogel, who was his coach when he played for the Indiana Pacers.
Nets 104, Bulls 87
NEW YORK (AP) — Alan Crabbe scored 21 points and the Brooklyn Nets snapped an eight-game losing streak with a over the Chicago Bulls.
Raptors 123, Pistons 94
TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry each scored 20 points, Serge Ibaka had 19 and the Toronto Raptors routed the Detroit Pistons for their seventh win in eight games.
Mavericks 109, Pacers 103
DALLAS (AP) — Harrison Barnes scored 21 points, J.J. Barea added 19 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Indiana Pacers.
The Mavericks ended a four-game losing streak and stopped Indiana’s four-game winning streak. They also swept the two-game season series.