Andrew Wiggins got here out of a latest stoop with 28 factors, a season-high, and Stephen Curry posted a document 32 on Sunday afternoon because the Golden State Warriors ended a four-game shedding streak with a win from 131-119 on the tour. Utah Jazz in San Francisco.
Wiggins, who had failed to attain at the least 20 factors in 9 straight video games, the worst in his profession, logged on 12 of 16 from the sector and three of 4 of three factors as he surpassed his earlier season excessive. of 27, recorded Dec. 29 in Detroit.
Curry, who had shot simply 8 of 29 on 3 factors within the Warriors’ four-game skid, made six of 9 towards the Jazz, who entered the sport with the NBA’s third-best protection towards a 3. factors.
Donovan Mitchell (24), Rudy Gobert (24), Mike Conley (23) and Jordan Clarkson (21) have all handed 20 factors for the Jazz, who’ve misplaced 4 of their final six. Gobert snatched the 28 greatest rebounds of the season to finish their third 20/20 recreation of the season for Utah, who had gained their earlier 5 video games towards the Warriors.
Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder 128 – Memphis Grizzlies 122
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 30 factors to assist shorthanded Oklahoma Metropolis take the win over Memphis.
The Thunder scored 38 factors within the fourth quarter to remove a deficit and win for the third time in 4 video games. Gilgeous-Alexander, who scored at the least 30 factors in three straight video games, was 8-for-17 off the ground with 4 3s in six makes an attempt.
Ja Morant led Memphis with 22 factors, however he was simply 2 of seven from ground in fourth after making 5 of 8 makes an attempt in three quarters.
New Orleans Pelicans 135 – Los Angeles Pelicans 115
Zion Williamson scored 27 factors and Brandon Ingram added 23 because the hot-shooting New Orleans traveled to Los Angeles.
Lonzo Ball scored 20, Jaxson Hayes had 17 off the bench for his second straight season, and Josh Hart and Kira Lewis Jr. scored 13 every because the Pelicans completed a six-game residence stint. New Orleans shot 65.4 p.c from the bottom, had 38 assists on 53 area objectives and scored probably the most factors by a Clippers opponent this season.
Kawhi Leonard scored 23, Reggie Jackson, beginning instead of injured Patrick Beverley, was 18, Paul George and Luke Kennard added 15 every and Amir Coffey had 13 for the Clippers, who launched into a highway journey of three video games shedding for the fourth time. in 5 video games.
Minnesota Timberwolves 114 – Portland Path Blazers 112
Rookie Anthony Edwards scored a career-high 34 factors to push Minnesota previous his Portland go to to Minneapolis.
Ricky Rubio celebrated his 600th profession recreation recording 15 factors and 7 assists for the Timberwolves, who broke a seven-game shedding skid at residence.
Damian Lillard completed with 38 factors for the Path Blazers. Gary Trent Jr. scored 21 factors and Carmelo Anthony added 16 within the loss.
Boston Celtics 134 – Houston Rockets 107
Jaylen Brown scored 24 factors, Jayson Tatum added 23 and Boston clinched a victory over host Houston on the Toyota Middle.
The Celtics, who’ve gained 5 of six video games, overcame an early eight-point deficit due to Tatum and Brown passing the baton on offense. Boston additionally helped issues with superior ball security, coming to life after 5 early turnovers that helped Houston take a 28-20 lead.
Victor Oladipo had 26 factors, six rebounds and 4 assists for the Rockets whereas Kenyon Martin Jr. added 21 factors and 4 rebounds off the Houston bench. Kevin Porter Jr. cooled off significantly from a sizzling begin and completed with 11 factors on a 3-for-12 shot plus seven assists.
Miami Warmth 102 – Orlando Magic 97
Jimmy Butler had 29 factors, 9 assists, seven rebounds and 5 steals, main Miami to a victory over host Orlando.
Orlando adopted 100-97 with 22 seconds left. After a timeout, the Magic missed twice earlier than Butler supplied a steal and layup to place the sport apart as Miami continued their run as one of many hottest groups within the NBA. , with a 10-1 document since February 18.
Orlando, who has misplaced eight straight video games, was led by Nikola Vucevic, who had 38 factors, 10 rebounds and 6 assists.
Chicago Bulls 118 – Toronto Raptors 95
Patrick Williams scored a career-high 23 factors – 11 within the third quarter – and host Chicago used a balanced assault to defeat exhausted Toronto.
Zach LaVine added 15 factors for the Bulls. Coby White and Lauri Markkanen every had 13 factors, and Wendell Carter Jr. had 12 factors and 11 rebounds.
Norman Powell had 32 factors for the Raptors, who misplaced to the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday. Kyle Lowry added 20 factors earlier than selecting up his second technical foul late within the recreation and Chris Boucher scored 17 factors.
Philadelphia 76ers 134 – San Antonio Spurs 99
Tobias Harris had 23 factors, 9 rebounds and 7 assists as host Philadelphia beat San Antonio, posting the Sixers’ largest margin of victory over Spurs.
Seth Curry added 21 factors, whereas Furkan Korkmaz and Danny Inexperienced every have 16 for the Sixers, who gained their fifth straight. Ben Simmons returned from a two-game absence as a consequence of COVID-19 contact tracing and had 14 factors with 9 assists. The Sixers performed with out Joel Embiid, who has a bone bruise on his left knee.
Derrick White and Drew Eubanks led the Spurs with 17 factors every. The shorthanded Spurs, who opened a five-game highway journey, had been with out LaMarcus Aldridge, who’s in search of a commerce and can not play for the group. DeMar DeRozan additionally missed the sport after his father died.
Atlanta Hawks 100 – Cleveland Cavaliers 82
Rookie Nathan Knight scored a career-high 16 factors to guide Atlanta to a win over visiting Cleveland, extending their successful streak to 5 video games.
Knight, a backup heart ahead taking part in on a two-way contract, helped fill the hole left within the center by accidents. The Hawks had been with out starter Clint Capela (left heel ache) and rookie substitute Onyeka Okongwu (proper adductor ache).
Danilo Gallinari led the Hawks with 20 factors and John Collins had 22 factors and 13 rebounds. Trae Younger performed regardless of the ache within the left quad and scored 14.