Celtics 113, Knicks 99:
Kyrie Irving had 23 points, 10 rebounds and six assists before a Madison Square Garden crowd eager to start the free agent wooing five months early, and Boston won at New York in the Knicks’ first game since trading Kristaps Porzingis.
Nuggets 136, Rockets 122:
Nikola Jokic had 31 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists, Malik Beasley had a career-high 35 points and Denver defeated Houston. The Rockets’ James Harden scored 30 points to extend his streak to 25 games of scoring 30 or more points.
Jazz 128, Hawks 112: Rudy Gobert had 25 points and 13 rebounds to lead Utah over Atlanta.