- During the 8-game losing streak, the visiting Chicago Bulls ended an easy 121-103 victory on Monday night with a season-best 38 points and Lonzo Ball voted for a season-high 27 points.
It was the second big outing of two nights for DeRozan, who had 35 points on 12-of-16 shooting in Sunday's 100-90 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Those were three more points as well as six 3-pointers and seven assists for the Bulls on 6-of-7 shooting for Chicago, which first beat the Lakers on Nov. 20, 2016 - a 118-110 road win.
Lakers are just 8-7 at home, with 12 of 15 games left for the seventh consecutive game.
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Jayson Tatum scored 23 points to beat Cleveland at the home of Boston.
By a margin of nine rebounds, the Celtics bounced back after losing a 19-point lead to Cleveland on Saturday. Marcus Smart and Dennis Schroder each scored 14 points and Grant Williams added 11 off the bench to secure its fifth win in seven outings.
Having been eliminated from the starting lineup, the rookie Evan Mobley moved to center instead of Jarrett Allen, who sat out due to non-COVID illness.
Kings 129, Pistons 107, 117, 114 and 129, 136.
Buddy Hield ran 22 points on the bench and Sacramento lost for a volley with an emphatic win over Detroit.
Two goals, one-and-a-half rebounds and two-point shots for the Kings, both De'Aaron Fox and Richaun Holmes, stole 19 points, six rebounds, and nine rebounds. De'Aaron Fox scored 19 points, nine assists and three steals, and Tyrese Haliburton doubled with 17 points and 10 assists, as did Chimezie Metu with 16 points and 10 rebounds.
With 27 points with Saddiq Bey 28 points led Detroit to a five-game homestand opener. Cade Cunningham was the top pick in the draft with 25 points with eight assists and eight assists.
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In three games, Memphis got its 12th consecutive victory with Ja Morant scoring 22 points, while Jaren Jackson Jr. and Dillon Brooks combined for 34.
Throughout the year, the Grizzlies hit the smallest as a with 6 assists and 7 assists. While the Grizzlies went to the finish line, the Grizzlies scored at four points in double figures.
Jalen Green led the Rockets with 15 points, while Jae'Sean Tate added 14 points and nine boards.
Wizards 105, Pelicans 100 Wizards 105, Pelicans 100 Wizards 105.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 27 points and took on Washington in a fifth match of the series to dominate the fourth quarter against New Orleans.
The Wizards outscored New Orleans 32-20 in the fourth quarter with 12 points, Montrezl Harrell scored 15, Aaron Holiday had 12 and Deni Avdija had 11 points and 10 rebounds.
The Pelicans have lost for the 10th time in their last 11 games. Ingram gave 31, Jonas Valanciunas scored 16, Devonte' Graham put 14 and Josh Hart put 13 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Pelicans.
Knicks 92, Pacers 84, Knicks 92, Pacers 84, Knicks 84, Knicks 92, Pacers 84, Pacers 84, Knicks 84, 94, Pacers 34, 83, and Pser 84.
A year ago, New York, who stayed competitive in the third quarter and beaten Indiana, drew a 12-point deficit. Immanuel Quickley's 16 assists and earned all three of his 3-point attempts on the bench, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 5:03 left. New York also had the go-ahead 3-pointer with three points left for the two points of a double effort.
Julius Randle (11 points and 11 rebounds) doubled the Knicks while Kemba Walker had 16 points. Derrick Rose scored 14 points and RJ Barrett added 12 points.
In the fourth quarter, a couple of days ago, the Pacers ran a very cold run against each other in the second quarter, who went ice cold on Sunday.
Trail Blazers 118, Raptors 113, Trail Blazers 113, Trail Blazers 118, Raptors 113, Trail Blazers 118, Raptors 114, Serras.
CJ McCollum scored 10 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter and Portland beat Toronto.
18 points apiece for the Trail Blazers, who have won four straight over the Raptors on January 2020. Larry Nance Jr. added 15 points to Portland, Norman Powell had 12 points, Robert Covington had 11 and Jusuf Nurkic had five points and 14 rebounds.
OOG Anunoby scored 23 of his 29 points for the Raptors, while 40 per cent added 20 points, Gary Trent Jr. and Scottie Barnes had 18 points, and Fred VanVleet registered 11 of 16 in the fourth quarter.
Heat 103, Thunder 90, heat 90, heat 90, heat 90, heat 90, heat 90, heat 95, heat 90.
Tyler Herro scored 26 points to get Miami to the beat of Oklahoma City.
The Heat won in the second consecutive game, to salvage an a 3-day trip with 11 points and 11 assists. All three-time high goals from Herro and Duncan Robinson, who were 21 and 21, each hit five 3-pointers as the Heat won for the second consecutive game. Kyle Lowry added 11 points and 11 assists for Miami.
The Thunder, who led Luguentz Dort by 20 points, lost two times on the second night after four consecutive wins.
Suns 99, Timberwolves 96, Timberwolves 96, Suns 98, Timberwolves 96, Timberwolves 96.
The visiting Phoenix came up ahead of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
The Suns beat Phoenix for their ninth match in two nights. Chris Paul added 21 points and eight assists for the Phoenix team. The Suns won their second in so many nights as they were in the eighth.
The Timberwolves lead with 35 points and 13 rebounds. D'Angelo Russell led all players with 22 points but missed a 3-point attempt off the back rim, which would have given the Timberwolves a victory in the final seconds.
Hawks 129, Magic 111, Magic 111.
At the end of the season, the Hawks had twenty more points than ever before. Despite both three goals and eight o'clock, they managed to build a quartet of players in Atlanta at a rate of 20.
Bogdan Bogdan Bogdan Bogdanovic was 20 points, sinking four 3-pointers for Atlanta. The typhoon gave 20 points in eight-of-10 shooting and added six rebounds.
Cole Anthony led the Magic with 29 points, before four 3-pointers made five assists. Franz Wagner and Terrence Ross got 19 apiece.
Memmals 111, Nuggets 101, Mavericks 101, etc.
The Mavericks won four games for the fifth time in six games.
Porzingis made five 3-pointers and Luka Doncic added 23 points, eight rebounds and 11 assists before heading to the locker in the final minute with an ankle injury.
Nikola Jokic had 35 points, 16 rebounds and six assists for Denver; Monte Morris had 17 points and Aaron Gordon recorded 14 points and seven rebounds.
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