The Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to 10 matches with a 118-107 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
The LA Clippers’ NBA championship aspirations took a battering at the Staples Center as they went down 140-114 to the Memphis Grizzlies.
James Harden scored 54 points as the Houston Rockets overpowered the Magic 130-107 in Orlando.
Miami outscored Atlanta 18-4 in overtime as the Heat won 135-121 over the Hawks.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 19 points and had 13 rebounds in his return from injury to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 105-104 overtime win over the Sacramento Kings in the NBA.
Will Barton scored 17 points as the Denver Nuggets hammered the New York Knicks 129-92 at Madison Square Gardens.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points as Milwaukee beat Detroit 127-103.
The Detroit Pistons claimed back-to-back wins for the first time this season with a 127-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Trae Young’s 24 points saw the Atlanta Hawks break a 10-game losing streak with a 104-79 win over the Golden State Warriors.
The Los Angeles Lakers had their purple patch brought to a halt as Luka Doncic led the Dallas Mavericks to a 114-100 victory.
The Denver Nuggets had a 17-point lead at half-time against the Sacramento Kings, but the home side fought back to win 100-97 in overtime.
Josh Richardson scored a season-high 32 points to help the Philadelphia 76ers to a 113-86 victory against his former team the Miami Heat.
Alec Burks scored 29 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 114-95 to snap a seven game losing streak.
Julius Randle scored 30 points and Marcus Morris added 23 as the New York Knicks beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 123-105 in New York.
The Boston Celtics extended their winning streak to seven games, with the Spurs being their latest conquest in a 135-115 rout in San Antonio.
Kemba Walker made a successful return to the club where he spent eight seasons as the Boston Celtics beat his former side the Hornets 108-87 in Charlotte.
The Los Angeles Lakers trailed the the Chicago Bulls by 19 points in the second half until a LeBron James-inspired comeback saw them over the line.
A Dundee basketball club has been given national support after being slam dunked by a huge hike in council hall hire fees.
Nikola Jokic created a truly remarkable climax to his Denver Nuggets side’s important match in the NBA, but one moment of inspiration sadly didn’t count.
A Dundee coach has been recognised for her dedication to wheelchair basketball after she was named sportscotland’s Young Coach of the Year.