Raptors Cool Off Heat, 107-103
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Fred VanVleet scored a career-high 36 points and made seven 3-pointers, and the defending NBA champion Toronto Raptors added to their strong restart with a 107-103 victory over the Miami Heat on Monday.
VanVleet finished 7 of 12 from beyond the 3-point arc and was a perfect 13 of 13 from the foul line, besting his 34-point total against the Pelicans last December.
PELICANS 109, GRIZZLIES 99
Brandon Ingram scored 24 points and New Orleans got a much-needed victory over Memphis.
Williamson had 23 points, seven rebounds and tied a career high with five assists in his most extensive playing time since returning to the NBA bubble.
NUGGETS 121, THUNDER 113, OT
Michael Porter Jr. scored a career-high 37 points and Nikola Jokic had a triple-double to help Denver top Oklahoma City.
PACERS 111, WIZARDS 100
T.J. Warren kept up his red-hot restart with 34 more points, helping Indiana pull away from Washington.
Two nights after scoring a career-best 53 points in the Pacers’ first game at Disney, Warren had 16 points in the third quarter to spark a 22-2 run.