LeBron James guided the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 89-77 win against the Boston Celtics with a 24-point haul.
His efforts were backed up by team-mate Kevin Love who scored 20 points and gathered eight rebounds as Cleveland stretched their winning run to three games.
DaMarcus Cousins scored 26 points and had 12 rebounds as the Sacramento Kings defeated the Houston Rockets 107-97. Houston's James Harden scored a game-high 33 points but finished on the beaten side.
Kobe Bryant's 22 points and 19 from D'Angelo Russell helped the Los Angeles Lakers ease to a 113-95 win against the Milwaukee Bucks, who could not match Saturday's display that saw them end the Golden State Warriors' 24-game winning start to the NBA season.
Randy Foye and Kenneth Faried both scored 19 points for the Denver Nuggets in a 112-100 success against the Minnesota Timberwolves.