The Boston Celtics handed the Los Angeles Lakers their biggest loss of the season as they defeated the Western Conference leaders by 32 points in Boston.
Domantas Sabonis had a triple-double as his Indiana Pacers side won their fifth game in a row with a 115-107 victory over the Denver Nuggets.
Brandon Ingram scored a career-best 49 points as the New Orleans Pelicans brought the Utah Jazz’s 10-game NBA winning streak to an end.
The Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to 10 matches with a 118-107 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
LeBron James led the way as the LA Lakers fought back to thrash the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-99 to record a ninth-successive victory.
The New York Knicks broke a five-game losing streak to beat the Miami Heat 124-121.
LeBron James passed Michael Jordan in the all-time list of NBA career field goals as the Los Angeles Lakers saw off the Dallas Mavericks 129-114.
The LA Clippers’ NBA championship aspirations took a battering at the Staples Center as they went down 140-114 to the Memphis Grizzlies.
The Miami Heat turned in easily their best defensive performance of the NBA season to overcome reigning champions the Toronto Raptors 84-76 on Thursday night.
Reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo dominated as the Milwaukee Bucks desperately hung on to avoid an upset against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Former NBA commissioner David Stern has died aged 77, three weeks after suffering a brain haemorrhage.
James Harden returned from injury with a game-high 35 points to lead the Houston Rockets to an emphatic 130-104 win over the high-flying Denver Nuggets.
Giannis Antetokounmpo returned from a back injury with 23 points, 10 rebounds and six assists to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 123-102 victory at the Chicago Bulls in the NBA on Monday night.
Miami’s Jimmy Butler made the second of two free throws with 2.3 seconds left in overtime to give the Heat a 117-116 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA on Saturday.
The Orlando Magic overcame a disastrous late-game performance at the free throw line to pull off a shock 98-97 win against the Philadelphia 76ers.
The Clippers saw off the Lakers in the Los Angeles Christmas Day derby as the visitors rallied late for a 111-106 win.
Toronto Raptors’ winning streak was halted at five with Indiana Pacers dishing out at 120-115 overtime defeat.
Christmas is always a busy time of year for sports fans and there is plenty to look forward to across the festive period.
The Dallas Mavericks squandered a 30-point lead as the Toronto Raptors rallied to a 110-107 win.
Giannis Antetokounmpo notched up his third triple-double of the season as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the New York Knicks 123-102.