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chicago» Stephen Curry scored 25 points, and the War­riors made it look easy again, beat­ing the Bulls 125-94 on Wed­nes­day night.

Curry tied a sea­son high with 11 as­sists and grabbed seven re­bounds.

Klay Thomp­son added 20 points, Har­ri­son Barnes scored 19 and the de­fend­ing cham­pi­ons sim­ply out­classed Chicago af­ter em­bar­rass­ing LeBron James and the Cava­liers in Cleve­land on Mon­day night. The War­riors built a big lead in the first quar­ter and never were threat­ened af­ter that, im­prov­ing their league-best road record to 20-4.


Ken­tavi­ous Cald­well-Pope and Mar­cus Mor­ris each scored 22 points and the Pis­tons beat the Rock­ets 123-114, de­spite An­dre Drum­mond set­ting an NBA record by miss­ing 23 free throws. … Kevin Love had 17 points and 18 re­bounds, and the Cava­liers bounced back from their em­bar­rass­ing per­for­mance against Golden State with a 91-78 vic­tory over the Nets. LeBron James also had 17 points and nei­ther for­ward played in the fourth quar­ter. … Jahlil Okafor scored 20 points, Ish Smith had 13 points and 11 as­sists and the 76ers beat the Magic 96-87. Hollis Thomp­son added 17 points for Philadel­phia, which has won two of three to get to six wins on the sea­son. … John Wall had 18 points and 10 as­sists and Bradley Beal added 18 more as the Wizards sent the Heat to its sixth loss in seven games, 106-87. Mi­ami played with­out Dwyane Wade, who was scratched with shoul­der sore­ness about a halfhour be­fore the game. Half­way through the se­cond quar­ter, start­ing cen­ter Has­san White­side fell to the floor and with a strained left oblique and did not re­turn to the game. … DeMar DeRozan scored 34 points and Jonas Valan­ci­u­nas had his eighth dou­ble-dou­ble with 19 points and 12 re­bounds as the Rap­tors won their sea­son-high sixth straight game, 115-109 over the Celtics. … Kevin Du­rant scored 26 points to help the Thun­der beat the Hor­nets 109-95 for its sixth con­sec­u­tive win. Point guard Rus­sell West­brook col­lected 16 points, 15 as­sists, eight re­bounds and five steals. … Carmelo An­thony had 30 points, nine as­sists and seven re­bounds, lead­ing the Knicks to a 118-111 over­time vic­tory over the Jazz. … Chandler Par­sons scored seven of his game-high 30 points in over­time as the Mav­er­icks ral­lied to beat the Tim­ber­wolves 106-94. The As­so­ci­ated Press

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