Paul George had 46 points and Kawhi Leonard had 42 in Friday's 124-117 win over the Wolves, as the Clippers' All-Star duo became the 21st pair in NBA history to score 40 or more each in a game.
LeBron James said his teammates called him out for being too "passive" Friday night, and he responded, scoring 17 of his 28 points and dishing out nine assists in the second half as the Lakers topped the Heat 113-110.
Pelicans forward Derrick Favors, who hadn't played since the death of his mother on Nov. 25, returned to the court on Friday night and had eight points and eight rebounds against the 76ers.
This week the spotlight hits the cutting Heat, the Latvian Laser and an unseen horror movie villain.
LeBron James was the first high school superstar of the modern era, and the way he was covered -- and handled that coverage -- paved the way for what his son Bronny is going to go through for the next four years.
Joel Embiid took criticism from Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley to heart Thursday night and responded by putting up 38 points, 13 rebounds and 6 assists in a 115-109 win over the Celtics.