Kevin Durant scored 25 points, Stephen Curry had 22 and a Golden State Warriors rode a large third entertain to a 127-108 feat over a Denver Nuggets on Saturday night in Denver.
Klay Thompson and Draymond Green combined 15 points each for a Warriors. They have won 6 of their final seven, including all 3 during their usually resolved trip.
Will Barton had 21 points off a dais to lead a Nuggets. None of Denver’s starters reached double total in scoring.
Up by 5 during halftime, a Warriors forced a wilful spin in a diversion with a 24-4 run to start a third, holding an 84-59 lead when Curry strike a fall-away 3-pointer from a baseline after poking a round divided from Mason Plumlee for a steal.
Karl-Anthony Towns had 31 points and 12 rebounds, Andrew Wiggins combined 23 points on 9-for-14 sharpened and Minnesota kick Dallas for a initial four-game winning strain in scarcely 5 years.
Holding Mavericks star Harrison Barnes scoreless in a second half, a Wolves enjoyed a blowout for once after a domain of their prior 5 victories totaled usually 17 points. The final time they won 4 games in a quarrel was Dec. 7-15, 2012, when Towns was usually a youth in high school.
Coming off a career-low dual points Wednesday during New Orleans, when tainted difficulty opposite bulwarks DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis singular him to 22 minutes, Towns responded like a Timberwolves indispensable him to and suspicion he would. He had 7 points and dual rebounds during a 13-0 run late in a third entertain that pushed their lead to 25 points.
NBA and their initial 1-10 start given a 1993-94 deteriorate when they staggered out of a embankment during 1-23 and finished 13-69 in manager Quinn Buckner’s usually year on a job.
New Orleans 96, during Chicago 90, OT: Anthony Davis had 27 points and 16 rebounds to lead New Orleans past Chicago.
DeMarcus Cousins combined 25 points and 11 rebounds — 18 and 7 after halftime — to assistance a Pelicans snap a six-game, regular-season losing strain to a Bulls.
Jameer Nelson combined 13 points, Darius Miller had 11, and Jrue Holiday 10 for New Orleans. The Pelicans softened to 4-2 on a road.
Justin Holiday had 18 points, Denzel Valentine combined 16 and Lauri Markkanen and Robin Lopez had 14 each for a Bulls. They were entrance off their initial highway victory.
at Detriot 108, Sacramento 99: Andre Drummond had 16 points and 19 rebounds to assistance Detroit kick Sacramento.
Detroit softened to 7-3 with a fifth feat in 6 games. Avery Bradley had 24 points, and Tobias Harris combined 20.
Sacramento mislaid a seventh true diversion to tumble to 1-8. Zach Randolph led a Kings with 19 points.