Jrue Holiday scored 13 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter, DeMarcus Cousins had 24 points and 10 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Memphis Grizzlies 111-104 on Saturday night. Anthony Davis had 21 points and 12 rebounds but did…BRETT MARTEL (AP Sports Writer)
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jimmy Butler sat out Minnesota's game Saturday night against Toronto with a sore right knee, leaving the Timberwolves without their leading scorer against one of the Eastern Conference's top teams.
Lauri Markkanen wasn't feeling his 3-point shot against Atlanta's perimeter defense, so the Bulls' big man decided to attack inside. Robin Lopez scored 20 points, Markkanen added 19 and Chicago easily beat the Hawks 113-97 on Saturday night. The…GEORGE HENRY (Associated Press)
LeBron James came up just short of 30,000 points. Oklahoma City nearly got there, too. Unable to stop Paul George, Russell Westbrook or Carmelo Anthony, the Cavaliers were embarrassed 148-124 on Saturday by the Thunder, who not only rolled to…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Milwaukee Bucks leading scorer Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss the next two games to rest a sore right knee.