Charlotte 133, Indiana 126
Kemba Walker scored 41 points to help make sure the Charlotte Hornets didn't waste a franchise record set early in the game in a 133-126 victory against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, N.C.
Boston 119, Atlanta 110
Terry Rozier scored 10 of his career-high 31 points in a Boston flurry late in the third quarter Friday night, propelling the Celtics to a 119-110 victory over the Atlanta Hawks at TD Garden in Boston.
L.A. Lakers 102, Brooklyn 99
Brook Lopez received a video tribute at the end of the first quarter in his return to Brooklyn and scored 19 points as the Los Angeles Lakers took the lead for good midway through the fourth quarter and held on for a 102-99 victory over the Nets on Friday night.
Toronto 130, Portland 105
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 of his 35 points in the first half as the Toronto Raptors hammered the Portland Trail Blazers 130-105 Friday night at Air Canada Centre.
Philadelphia 103, Miami 97
Ben Simmons had 20 points, six rebounds and five assists to lead all five starters in double figures as the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Miami Heat 103-97 Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
Milwaukee 92, New York 90
Jabari Parker scored 12 points in his first game since February of last season and Giannis Antetokounmpo capped off a 29-point night by scoring with a second left as the Milwaukee Bucks held on for a 92-90 victory over the New York Knicks on Friday night at the Bradley Center.
New Orleans 114, Oklahoma City 100
Help is on the way for Anthony Davis, but he didn't need a whole lot of it Friday night.
Utah 129, Phoenix 97
Utah rookie guard Donovan Mitchell scored 40 points and made a season-high seven 3-pointers and Joe Ingles added 16 points in the Jazz's lopsided 129-97 victory over the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Friday.
Golden State 119, Sacramento 104
Kevin Durant connected on six of Golden State's 17 3-pointers Friday night, helping the Warriors avenge a November loss to the Sacramento Kings with a 119-104 victory at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif.