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Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Andre Iguodala found Draymond Green for
the go-ahead slam with nearly a minute left in overtime, and the Golden State
Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 108-104, at Quicken Loans Arena.
Stephen Curry iced the outcome by sinking a jumper from the left wing with
13.5 seconds left, sending the Warriors to their fifth straight victory. It
was also Golden State’s sixth consecutive win against the Cavaliers, tying a
franchise-record. Curry ended with 29 points, 11 assists and nine
rebounds, while David Lee contributed 19 points before fouling out in
overtime. Kyrie Irving tallied 27 points and nine assists for the
Cavaliers, who lost their fifth straight contest. Tristan Thompson added
17 points and 12 rebounds.
Final Score: Orlando 109, Atlanta 102
Orlando, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Arron Afflalo had 21 points and seven
assists to help the Orlando Magic to a 109-102 win over the Atlanta Hawks from
Amway Center. Tobias Harris tallied 17 points, while Nikola Vucevic and Glen
Davis each scored 16 points with Vucevic adding 14 rebounds in the win. Victor
Oladipo scored 15 points with eight assists off the bench for Orlando, which
has beaten Atlanta in two straight following 11 consecutive losses to the
Hawks. Jeff Teague paced Atlanta with 22 points to go along with eight
assists, while Paul Millsap added 17 points and seven rebounds. Lou Williams
had 18 points on just 4-of-11 shooting from distance.
Final Score: Oklahoma City 117, Houston 86
Oklahoma City, OK (SportsNetwork.com) – Kevin Durant scored 33 points, pulled
down 13 rebounds and dished out five assists to power the Oklahoma City
Thunder to a 117-86 rout of the Houston Rockets. Jeremy Lamb had 22 points off
the bench for Oklahoma City, which has won three in a row and 12 of its last
13 to improve to an NBA-best 25-5. Reggie Jackson tallied 16 points with
eight assists, and Thabo Sefolosha finished with 13 points for the Thunder,
who shot 57.3 percent from the field. Aaron Brooks paced the Rockets with
17 points. Omri Casspi and Chandler Parsons each scored 15 for Houston,
which had its three-game win streak broken. Dwight Howard, who was limited
to nine points and nine rebounds, went 1-of-7 from the foul line.
Final Score: San Antonio 112, Sacramento 104
San Antonio, TX (SportsNetwork.com) – Manu Ginobili dropped in 28 points off
the bench to pace the San Antonio in a 112-104 win over the Sacramento Kings
on Sunday night. Tony Parker added 22 points with seven assists and Tim Duncan
finished with 17 points and 13 rebounds in the win, San Antonio’s sixth
consecutive victory over Sacramento. DeMarcus Cousins finished with game-highs
of 29 points and 14 rebounds, while Isaiah Thomas had 27 points to go along
with nine assists and Rudy Gay netted 24 in the loss.