Pistons rout Pacers; Spurs stay hot; Mavs stun Raptors

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Pistons (19-14) 107; Pacers (19-15) 83

Tobias Harris (30/6/1) was unconscious in Detroit's blowout win, going 10-for-11 shooting overall, including 7-of-8 from three-point range. He has 21 points in the first quarter as the Pistons jumped out to a 40-19 lead and never looked back. Andre Drummond (21/18/3) posted a double-double for the Pistons. Victor Oladipo (13/1/3) led the Pacers in the scoring column, but was limited to just 26 minutes due to the blowout.

Mavericks (10-25) 98; Raptors (23-9) 93

The Raptors entered this game with the best record in the Eastern Conference, but still came up short against the struggling Mavs. Led by J.J. Barea (20/3/4), Dirk Nowitzki (18/7/1), Harrison Barnes (16/10/2) and Maxi Kleber (15/8/2), who added five blocks, Dallas upset Kyle Lowry (23/8/6) and Toronto. DeMar DeRozan (8/3/5) struggled mightily for the Raptors, going just 3-for-16 shooting in the loss.

Heat (18-16) 107; Magic (11-24) 89

Playing without Nikola Vucevic and Aaron Gordon due to injuries, Elfrid Payton (19/8/6) stepped up for the Magic, but the shorthanded club couldn't get things going offensively, going just 5-of-20 from three-point range. Josh Richardson (20/7/5) continued his strong recent play for the Heat, while Hassan Whiteside (7/8/0) played 18 minutes in his return from the knee injury that kept him out of the last 13 contests.

Bulls (11-22) 115; Bucks (17-15) 106

The Bulls started the year 3-20 and are now 8-2 since Nikola Mirotic (24/8/1) made his season debut. Kris Dunn (20/2/12) had a double-double at point guard for Chicago in the impressive road win. Giannis Antetokounmpo (28/7/4) and Eric Bledsoe (22/5/6) both had strong individual games for the Bucks, but the Bulls outscored them 32-23 in the final quarter to come away with the victory.

Spurs (24-11) 109; Nets (12-21) 97

Kawhi Leonard (21/2/2) led the Spurs in scoring in 26 minutes of play while LaMarcus Aldridge (20/9/2) and Pau Gasol (15/12/5) both contributed strong efforts from the frontcourt. Caris LeVert (18/0/5) went 8-for-11 shooting off the bench to lead Brooklyn in scoring.

Nuggets (19-15) 107; Jazz (15-20) 83

The Nuggets held a 16-point halftime lead and took care of business in the second half. Jamal Murray (22/8/2) led Denver in scoring in the lopsided win while Derrick Favors (20/6/2) led the Jazz, going 8-for-11 from the free throw line in the process. Denver shot 48.1 percent from the field while Utah shot just 32.1 percent.

Suns (13-23) 99; Grizzlies (10-24) 97

Phoenix won the game in miraculous fashion, as Tyson Chandler (7/6/2) dunked home an ally-oop pass with just 0.6 seconds remaining to break the tie. Devin Booker (32/5/6) returned from a three-week injury absence for the Suns and was dominant, going 9-of-21 shooting and 11-of-12 from the free-throw line in the win. Tyreke Evans (25/5/5) led the Grizzlies with a strong individual effort, but it wasn't enough in the end.

Clippers (14-19) 122; Kings (11-22) 95

Montrezl Harrell (22/8/3) and Jamil Wilson (17/1/0) turned in surprising performances for the Clippers in their blowout win. Wilson went 5-for-7 from beyond the arc while Harrell went 7-of-12 shooting and 8-of-9 from the free-throw line. Willie Cauley-Stein (17/7/3) led the Kings in points, rebounds and steals in the loss.

Detroit Pistons
Central Division
Eastern Conference
Toronto Raptors
Atlantic Division
San Antonio Spurs
Southwest Division
Western Conference
Dallas Mavericks
Chicago Bulls
Indiana Pacers
L.A. Clippers
Pacific Division

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