NBA roundup: Thunder roll over the Raptors

Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant drives for a basket.


Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant drives for a basket.

Russell Westbrook scored 23 points, Kevin Durant had 22, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Toronto Raptors, 104-92, on Sunday.

Serge Ibaka had 19 points and eight rebounds and Kevin Martin scored 16 as the Thunder enjoyed a winning start to a stretch in which they play 11 of 13 on the road.


Alan Anderson had a career-high 27 points for the Raptors.

Heat 99, Wizards 71 — LeBron James scored 24 points and Ray Allen added 20 as host Miami easily beat Washington.

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Jordan Crawford, who leads the Wizards in scoring, went 1 for 7 and was held to 2 points.

Nuggets 112, Lakers 105 — Ty Lawson had 21 points and 10 assists and Danilo Gallinari scored 20 points as Denver beat host Los Angeles.

Kobe Bryant scored 29 points for the Lakers and Dwight Howard had 14 points and 26 rebounds, tying his career high.


Bobcats 108, Pistons 101 — Kemba Walker had 20 points and Ben Gordon 18 as visiting Charlotte beat Detroit in overtime for just its second victory in 21 games. Tayshaun Prince scored 21 points for the Pistons.

Grizzlies 92, Suns 81 — Zach Randolph scored 21 points and Rudy Gay added 20 to lead Memphis over host Phoenix. P.J. Tucker scored a career-high 17 points for the Suns, who have lost eight of nine.

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