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Result: Russell Westbrook sets NBA triple-double record

Russell Westbrook set an NBA record with his 10th straight triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Portland Trail Blazers 120-111. The Thunder star recorded 21 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists to break a tie with Wilt Chamberlain for most consecutive triple-doubles. Paul George also scored a triple-double for Oklahoma with 47 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists. 🔊 Loud City gets louder as Russ passes Wilt. #TripleDoubleKing 👑 pic.twitter.com/8LLCDw3F9O — OKC THUNDER (@okcthunder) February 12, 2019 There was less success for the New York Knicks, who sank to a franchise-record 17th straight loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Despite rallying from a 17-point deficit and getting to within a single point of the Cavs with less than a minute to play, the Knicks fell 107-104 at Q...

Result: Joel Embiid inspires Philadelphia 76ers

Tobias Harris also impressed in his second game for Philadelphia. Joel Embiid produced a fine performance to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 143-120 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. Embiid scored 37 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, recording his 23rd game with at least 30 points and 10 rebounds, and was backed up by forward Tobias Harris, who finished with 22 points in his second game with his new team. JJ Redick and Jimmy Butler added 21 and 15 points respectively, handing the 76ers their second win in a row since Thursday’s trade deadline. .@tobias31 records 22 points (64.3FG%), 6 rebounds and 6 assists in the win over Los Angeles. #HereTheyCome pic.twitter.com/0eh2rc347p — Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) February 11, 2019 In California, the Golden State Warriors overturned a 19-point defic...

Result: Steph Curry stars for Golden State Warriors

Steph Curry racked up 48 points in a dominant display to lift the Golden State Warriors to a 119-114 victory over the Dallas Mavericks. The two-time MVP was once again the key man for the Warriors, adding six rebounds and five assists to his performance as his side took their record for the season to 29-14 to sit second in the Western Conference. Top of that pile are the Denver Nuggets who edged a tight contest against the Portland Trail Blazers 116-113. Nikola’s Jogic’s 40-point performance proved crucial for Denver, who held on in the closing stages as Damian Lillard’s ambitious three-point effort was off target. Steph Curry pours in 11 triples, 48 PTS, helping the @warriors come away victorious on the road! #SAPStatLineOfTheNight pic.twitter.com/fmUtHIzJpe — NBA.com/Stats (@nbastats) Ja...

Result: Kevin Durant shines as Golden State Warriors beat Dallas Mavericks

Kevin Durant contributed 29 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists as the Golden State Warriors held off a late rally from the Dallas Mavericks to prevail 120-116. The Warriors seemed to be cruising when they pulled away from their opponents in the final quarter, stretching their lead into double figures by the halfway point. Dallas came charging back and brought the deficit down to a single point, but a clutch three-pointer from Durant with around 15 seconds remaining settled matters. KEVIN 💀 There’s something about that spot… 📺 @NBCSAuthentic pic.twitter.com/p4sN4v3ldO — Golden State Warriors (@warriors) December 23, 2018 Jonas Jerebko and Steph Curry poured in 23 and 22 points respectively at Oracle Arena, while Wesley Matthews’ 25-point haul was in vain for the Maveric...

Result: Heat bring Rockets’ hot streak to end with narrow victory

Houston were on a five-game winning run before the defeat. The Houston Rockets’ five-game winning streak was brought to an end by the Miami Heat a night after breaking the NBA three-point record. After sinking 26 three-pointers in Wednesday night’s 136-118 victory over the Washington Wizards, the Rockets were edged 101-99 at the AmericanAirlines Arena. Rockets fall to the Heat. pic.twitter.com/ehgSWbfFuq — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) December 21, 2018 James Harden had another big night, putting 35 points on the board, but a narrowly missed three-pointer from Eric Gordon on the buzzer saw the Heat clinch victory. Josh Richardson scored 22 points and Tyler Johnson put 19 on the board for Miami, who claimed their first three-game winning run of the season. ALL GAS NO BRAKES pic.twitter....

Result: Half-century for Harden as Houston star makes history

James Harden finished with 50 points to help propel the Houston Rockets to a 126-111 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. Harden also had 10 rebounds and 11 assists to score the fourth 50-point triple-double of his career – the most in NBA history. He broke a tie with Russell Westbrook to take the top spot, with Wilt Chamberlain and Elgin Baylor in third place with two each. 🚀 Most 50-point triple-doubles in @NBAHistory (4)🚀 37th career triple-double🚀 2nd triple-double this season James Harden tallies 50 PTS, 10 REB & 11 AST in the @HoustonRockets victory! #Rockets pic.twitter.com/SmYBVBTswz — NBA (@NBA) December 14, 2018 The San Antonio Spurs won by their largest margin this season, toppling the Los Angeles Clippers 125-87. LaMarcus Aldridge led the way with 27 points on 12-14 shootin...

Result: Los Angeles Lakers claim third straight win against Phoenix Suns

There were also wins for the Heat, Pelicans and Mavericks. LeBron James had 22 points and eight assists as the Los Angeles Lakers won their third game on the bounce against the Phoenix Suns 120-96. Kyle Kuzma scored 23 for the Lakers with six finishing with double figures at the Staples Center. 🎥 LeBron James dropped 22 points, 6 rebounds, and 8 assists today against the Suns #LakersWin pic.twitter.com/kzHHBwGQlr — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) December 2, 2018 The Suns opened up an early 17-point lead in the first quarter, but the Lakers rallied to make short work of the the side with the lowest record in the NBA at 4-19. It was a tighter affair in Florida, where Dwayne Wade sunk a pair of free throws with 3.2 seconds left as the Miami Heat saw off the Utah Jazz 102-100. You can stop holdi...

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