Durant helps keep Thunder rolling
NEW ORLEANS – Kevin Durant and Kevin Martin each scored 27 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled to their sixth victory in seven games, 110-95 over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Serge Ibaka added 15 for Oklahoma City, which shot 54 percent (40 of 74) and built leads as big as 30 points in the first half and 34 in the second, allowing the starters to rest for the entire fourth quarter. Thabo Sefolosha scored 11 points, while Russell Westbrook had 10 points and 12 assists.
Oklahoma City made 14 3-pointers, with Martin hitting six of 11 and Durant four of five.
Warriors 106, Timberwolves 98: At Minneapolis, David Lee had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and Golden State dominated inside in the victory.
Carl Landry added 15 points and seven boards and Stephen Curry had 17 points and six assists for the Warriors (5-4), who outscored Minnesota 58-22 in the paint.
76ers 99, Jazz 93: At Philadelphia, Jrue Holiday scored 26 points to help the Sixers snap a three-game home losing streak.
Jason Richardson added 20 points for Philadelphia. Paul Millsap led the Jazz with 22 points.
Pacers 103, Mavericks 83: At Indianapolis, David West and George Hill each scored 15 points, and the Pacers improved to 3-1 at home.
West and Hill, Indiana’s top two scorers, had combined for 5-for-19 shooting and 10 points in Wednesday’s loss to Milwaukee.
Magic 110, Pistons 106: At Auburn Hills, Mich., J.J. Redick scored 23 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 42.8 seconds left, and Orlando got the win on the road.
Arron Afflalo scored 19 and Jameer Nelson added 13 points and 10 assists for Orlando, which had each of its starters score in double figures. Glen Davis had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and Nikola Vucevic finished with 11 points and 13 boards.
Grizzlies 105, Knicks 95: At Memphis, Tenn., Zach Randolph had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 24 points and Memphis handed New York its first loss of the season.