Rockets 106, Heat 103: Dwight Howard had 22 points and 16 rebounds, James Harden added 21 points, and Houston defeated Miami. The Heat's LeBron James settled for 22 points a night after scoring a career-high 61. He acknowledged before the game that he was "extremely tired" and that he spent most of the day sleeping. He scored only three points in the second half. Dwyane Wade and Michael Beasley each scored 24 for Miami.
Thunder 125, 76ers 92: Russell Westbrook had a triple-double in 21 minutes, and Kevin Durant scored 42 points to help Oklahoma City rout Philadelphia. Westbrook finished with 13 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists. The 76ers lost their 15th in a row, their longest streak since a 15-game slide in 1994.
Spurs 122, Cavaliers 101: Danny Green scored 24 points, and San Antonio made 14 of 33 3-point shots in beating Cleveland. The Spurs trailed by 12 early in the second quarter, then hit six straight 3s.
Clippers 104, Suns 96: Matt Barnes scored 18 of his season-high 28 points in the third quarter, and Los Angeles beat Phoenix for its fifth straight victory. Barnes hit 12 of his first 13 shots.
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