Tyreke Evans scored 15 consecutive fourth-quarter points en route to a season-high 30, as New Orleans ruined Kevin Durant's season debut with a 112-104 victory over Oklahoma City at the Smoothie King Center.
Pelicans 112, Thunder 104
Pelicans forward Anthony Davis added 25 points, 10 rebounds, six steals and four blocks.
In his first game after missing nearly seven weeks with a broken right foot, Durant played 29 minutes and scored a team-high 27 points on 9-of-18 shooting. Russell Westbrook scored 21 points but finished 6-for-20 from the floor.
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Mavericks 132, Bulls 129 (double overtime)
The Dallas Mavericks needed all of Monta Ellis' game-high 38 points to record a 132-129 double-overtime win over Chicago at the United Center.
Ellis scored seven of the Mavericks' 11 points in the second overtime frame, including a long three-pointer with 39 seconds left to put Dallas in front for good 130-129.
It was the fourth win in a row, and eighth in the past 10 games, for the Mavericks (14-5), who also got 22 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds from Dirk Nowitzki.
Chandler Parsons scored 24 points, and Devin Harris added 20 for Dallas.
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Cavaliers 111, Bucks 108
Kevin Love had 27 points and 10 rebounds and Cleveland received an unlikely second-half contribution from Mike Miller to win their fourth straight game, a 111-108 victory over Milwaukee.
Cleveland forward LeBron James added 26 points and 10 assists, and Kyrie Irving had 28 points and six assists.
Milwaukee forward Jabari Parker, whom Cleveland passed on with the No. 1 pick in June's draft, followed up his 19-point performance on Saturday against the Houston Rockets with 22 points and eight rebounds on Tuesday.
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Trail Blazers 105, Nuggets 103
Robin Lopez hit a layup with 1.3 seconds left as Portland rallied to beat Denver 105-103.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 39 points and 11 rebounds and Damian Lillard had 17 points for the Trail Blazers, who have won 11 of 12.
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Hawks 109, Celtics 105
Kyle Korver scored 24 points on 8-of-9 shooting, and backup point guard Dennis Schroder helped fuel Atlanta's massive second-half comeback that took place with point guard Jeff Teague on the bench.
The Celtics led by as many as 23 and scored 66 points in the first half, but tanked in the second half and dropped their fifth straight game.
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Lakers 106, Pistons 96
Jordan Hill scored 22 points and 13 rebounds, and Kobe Bryant overcame a scoreless first half to contribute 12 points and a season-high 13 assists as Los Angeles downed Detroit.
Lakers reserve guard Nick Young contributed 19 points, Carlos Boozer added 14, and Wesley Johnson chipped in 13.
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Nets 98, Knicks 93
Brook Lopez collected 23 points and eight rebounds, and Brooklyn nearly squandered a 16-point lead before holding on for a victory over New York at Madison Square Garden.
Carmelo Anthony scored 20 for the Knicks, who dropped their fifth straight. Anthony shot 2-for-12 in the second half and missed a potential game-tying three-pointer with 8.9 seconds remaining.
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Suns 116, Pacers 99
Goran Dragic had 22 of his season-high 34 points in the first half as the Phoenix Suns continued their mastery of Indiana Pacers with a 116-99 win.
Eric Bledsoe added 21 of his 27 points in the second half for the Suns, who snapped a two-game losing streak by sweeping the season series from the Pacers for the second straight year.
Phoenix have won 15 of the last 19 meetings with Indiana.