Devin Booker led the Pheonix Suns to a surprise 115-111 win over the Golden State Warriors. Booker had 37 points, 8 assists, and 11 rebounds as the Warriors’ lousy run continued. Kevin Durant left the game due to an injury, which was another blow to Steve Kerr. Klay Thompson top-scored for Golden State with 28 points.
Joel Embiid returned from injury to lead the 76ers to a 106-89 win over the Pacers. He had 33 points and 12 rebounds. The win put the 76ers level on wins with the Pacers, as both of them battle for the third spot in the Western Conference.
Eight Raptors were in double figures as they defeated the Heat 125-104. Kyle Lowry had 24 points, and 10 assists, and Kawhi Leonard did not feature for Toronto. Despite Elfrid Payton’s triple-double for the Pelicans, they lost to the Hawks 128-116.
The Grizzlies won as well, as they beat the Magic 105-97. Mike Conley Jr. had 26 points and 8 assists on the night. The Rockets prevailed 94-93 over the Mavericks in a close game, as Luka Doncic suffered an injury late in the contest.
LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan combined for 57 points as the Spurs defeated the league-leading Bucks. The Timberwolves beat the struggling Knicks, despite Karl-Anthony Towns’ absence. That’s all the action from today, visit this space tomorrow for more of the same!