Refs steal the win from the Blazers, the Raptors win against the Pacers

The Pacers hosted the Raptors and lost 115-106. The Pacers are still trying to find their rhythm with Oladipo back in squad. He finished with 15 points, behind Sabonis who had 19 points and 16 rebounds, and Brogdon who had 16 points and 8 assists. At the Raptors, Ibaka was great again with 22 points and 10 rebounds, VanVleet had 20 points and 7 assists.

The Utah Jazz won 104-102 against the Portland Trail Blazers. This was a very good game for the Blazers, but it was ruined by some blatant referee mistakes, including goaltending that was not called in last Blazers possession, which ultimately cost them the Game. Lillard had 42 points, CJ followed with 27. At the Jazz, Bogdanović had 27 points, Conley had 18.

The Sixers broke their 4-game losing streak, as they beat the Grizzlies at home 119-107. Furkan Korkmaz had his career night, as he dropped 34 points, Simmons was also great with 22 points and 10 assists, Harris had 21. At the Grizzlies, Morant had 15 points.

The Wizards managed to win against the Mavericks 119-118, after Bradley Beal’s game winning layup with no time left on the clock. Bradley had 29 points and 8 assists, Bertans had 20 points. At the Mavs, Curry had 20 points, Hardaway Jr. had one less.

The Celtics did not let their lead slip against the Hawks, as they win 112-107, with Tatum dropping 32 points, followd by Kanter who had 16 points and 15 boards, Langford also had 16, Kemba had 15. At the Hawks, Collins had 30 points and 10 rebounds, Huerter finished with 25.

The Thunder won against the Pistons at home 108-101. Lead by All-Star Chris Paul who scored 22 points, Thunder continue to improve their record in this great season for them. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 21 points, Gallinari had 19, Schröder had 18, Adams had 16. At the Pistons, Jackson had 28 points, Christian Wood finished with 27 points and 12 boards.

The Suns blew out small-ball Rockets 127-91 in Arizona. The Rockets just could not stop Oubre who had 39 points( career high) and Booker who had 33 points. At the Rockets, James Harden had 32 points, Westbrook did not play.

The Kings are starting to find their groove, as they win their 5th in last 7 games, this time against the Heat(105-97). Bogdanović had 23 points, Hield had 21, Fox had 16, Bjelica had one less. At the Heat, Adebayo had 26 points, Robinson had 18, Nunn finished with 16.