LOS ANGELES — James Harden scored a season-high 46 in his second true diversion over 40 points, and a Houston Rockets rallied to kick a Los Angeles Clippers 109-105 Saturday night.
Harden done 13 of 14 giveaway throws and was 5 of 10 from 3-point range, assisting a Rockets extend their winning strain to four. They were entrance off a 116-110 feat during Sacramento on Friday night, when Harden scored 43 points.
Blake Griffin had 35 points and 11 rebounds for a Clippers, who played though Chris Paul. The star indicate ensure sat out with a bruise right groin as Los Angeles mislaid during home for a initial time in 4 games.
Marcus Thornton combined 16 points, and Dwight Howard had 20 points and 20 rebounds for a Rockets.
WARRIORS 103, KINGS 94
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Stephen Curry scored 21 of his 24 points in a second half, heading a undefeated Warriors to a highway win.
Golden State (7-0) is off to a best start given relocating to a West Coast. The fortifying NBA champions are dual wins divided from relating a Philadelphia Warriors’ 9-0 franchise-best start in 1960-61.
Klay Thompson scored 18 points and Andre Iguodala had 14 for Golden State, that has won 74 of a final 89 games dating to final season. Harrison Barnes scored 13 points on 4-for-17 shooting.
Marco Bellinelli and Rudy Gay any scored 22 points for a Kings, losers of 5 straight. Rajon Rondo had 14 points, 12 rebounds and 15 assists for his 23rd career regular-season triple double.
HAWKS 114, WIZARDS 99
ATLANTA — Kent Bazemore scored a career-high 25 points, and a Hawks warranted their seventh uninterrupted victory.
Paul Millsap had 21 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists for Atlanta, and Al Horford scored 14 points. Jeff Teague finished with 10 points, 8 assists and 5 steals.
Otto Porter paced a Wizards with a career-high 23 points, though Washington committed 26 turnovers and was incompetent to stop Atlanta while it scored 39 points in a final quarter.
John Wall had 19 points and 12 assists for a Wizards, while teammate Bradley Beal was hold to a season-low 11 points and committed 8 turnovers.
JAZZ 89, GRIZZLIES 79
SALT LAKE CITY — Trey Burke scored 24 points, including a career-high 6 3-pointers, and Utah hold on for a win.
The Jazz softened to 4-2 for their best start to a deteriorate given 2008-09.
Utah’s Gordon Hayward had his best diversion of a season, finishing with 18 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists while sharpened 6 for 10 from a field. Derrick Favours had 12 points, 16 rebounds and 3 steals.
Memphis (3-4) had a misfortune sharpened night of a deteriorate opposite a No. 1 counterclaim in a NBA, going 30 for 91 from a field. Mike Conley had 20 points and 5 assists.
SPURS 114, HORNETS 94
SAN ANTONIO — Kawhi Leonard scored 23 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 16 and a Spurs pulled divided for a win.
San Antonio done 8 3-pointers in a second half of a top scoring diversion of a season. Patty Mills scored 15 points and Manu Ginobili combined 13 for a Spurs, who have won both of their home games.
After going 1 for 7 on 3-pointers in a initial half, San Antonio used a long-range sharpened to go on a 20-2 run in a third quarter.
Following a three-point play by Leonard, San Antonio done 4 uninterrupted 3-pointers while building an 86-73 lead.
Kemba Walker scored 27 points for Charlotte, that had won dual in a row. Al Jefferson combined 13 points.
MAVERICKS 107, PELICANS 98
DALLAS — Deron Williams had 16 of his 19 points in a second half and Dirk Nowitzki scored 9 of his 18 in a fourth entertain as a Mavericks kept a Pelicans winless.
The Mavericks won their initial diversion during home in 3 tries and forsaken a Pelicans, who dressed usually 9 players, to 0-6.
Wesley Matthews snapped a 72-all tie with dual giveaway throws to pivotal a 7-0 run that he finished with a three-point play. Nowitzki answered a Toney Douglas 3-pointer with one of his possess and afterwards dipped underneath Dante Cunningham on a post-up pierce to put a Mavericks adult 84-75.
Anthony Davis had 25 points for New Orleans, while Eric Gordon and Ryan Anderson combined 21 apiece.
TIMBERWOLVES 102, BULLS 93, OT
CHICAGO — Andrew Wiggins scored 31 points, heading a Timberwolves to a highway win.
Karl-Anthony Towns combined 17 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocked shots for Minnesota, that had mislaid dual in a row. Fellow rookie Nemanja Bjelica also scored 17.
The Timberwolves outscored a Bulls 9-0 in a additional session, imprinting a initial time in authorization story Chicago unsuccessful to measure in an overtime period.
Towns’ layup done it 98-93 with 2:32 to go, and afterwards a No. 1 altogether breeze collect set adult Tayshaun Prince for a layup with 30 seconds remaining.
Pau Gasol had 21 points and 14 rebounds for Chicago, that was entrance off a 104-98 feat opposite Oklahoma City on Thursday night. Tony Snell scored 14 points.
BUCKS 94, NETS 86
MILWAUKEE — Greg Monroe had 20 points and 8 rebounds, powering Milwaukee to a win.
Monroe shot 8 of 16 from a building and contributed his usually dual assists down a widen for a Bucks, who handed a Nets their seventh true detriment to start a season.
Jerryd Bayless had 19 points on 7-of-13 sharpened and 10 rebounds, and Khris Middleton chipped in with 14 points and 9 rebounds.
Milwaukee has won 4 in a quarrel after starting 0-3 for a initial time given 1976-77.
Brook Lopez had 20 points for Brooklyn, and Thaddeus Young finished with 18 points and 13 rebounds.
MAGIC 105, 76ERS 97
PHILADELPHIA — Elfrid Payton scored 20 points, and a offset Magic had 7 players measure in double total in their third feat in 4 games.
Evan Fournier had 17 points for Orlando, and Victor Oladipo finished with 15 on 6-for-18 shooting. Dewayne Dedmon combined 12 points, 9 rebounds and 3 blocked shots.
Philadelphia’s Nerlens Noel was ejected with 1:51 left in a third entertain after removing into a scuffle with Orlando’s Jason Smith, who was called for an descent tainted for elbowing Noel in a ribs. Noel finished with only dual points — 12 next his deteriorate average.
Isaiah Canaan scored 23 points for a winless Sixers, going 6 for 12 from 3-point range.