Rockets 121, Bulls 105: James Harden made six 3-pointers and scored 30 points to help Houston to its second straight win, beating visiting Chicago. The victory comes a night after the Rockets snapped a season-high four game skid with a win 136-105 win at San Antonio. Wizards 102, Nets 88: John Wall scored 30 points, Bradley Beal added 22 and Washington handed Brooklyn its sixth straight loss. Markieff Morris rebounded from a 1-for-10 shooting night Friday in a loss at Philadelphia to score 20 points on 9-for-12 shooting. He had 15 points in the fourth quarter. Allen Crabbe led Brooklyn with 14 points.
Raptors 106, Cavaliers 95: Kawhi Leonard scored 34 points, Fred VanVleet added 15 and Toronto won its eighth straight game despite missing All-Star guard Kyle Lowry in Cleveland. Danny Green and Pascal Siakam added 15 apiece as the Raptors improved the NBA’s best record to 20-4. Pistons 111, Warriors 102: Blake Griffin scored 26 points and Detroit spoiled Stephen Curry’s return, beating Golden State in Detroit. Curry returned after missing 11 games with a groin strain. He scored 27 points on 10of-21 shooting, going 3 of 9 from 3-point range. Celtics 118, Timberwolves 109: Gordon Hayward had a season-high 30 points and added nine rebounds and eight assists, helping revived Boston win its third straight game by holding off Minnesota in Minneapolis.