The Los Angeles Lakers played a tense game against the Houston Rockets (105-104) and won by “half a basket” in the last second of the game when LeBron James scored a free throw and finished the match with 37 points, six rebounds, and eight assists.
Slovenian basketball player Luka Dončić lost 129-113 to the Sacramento Kings at home with the Dallas Mavericks, and Lithuanian Domantas Sabonis excelled again, scoring 32 points with 13 rebounds and six assists, while Dončić scored 25 with ten rebounds and seven assists.
Denver The Nuggets lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers 121-109, and Nikola Jokić scored 18 points with 10 rebounds and seven assists for the defeated team, while Darius Garland led Cleveland to victory with 26 points with three rebounds and six assists.
The Boston Celtics withstood the last minute of the game against the Memphis Grizzlies and won by a basket (102-100) scored by Kristaps Porzingis a minute before the end, who finished the match with 26 points with eight rebounds and an assist, while Desmond Bane scored 30 points for the home team two rebounds and eight assists.
The game between the Utah Jazz and the Phoenix Suns was played out, and the game ended with the Suns winning 140-137 after even two overtimes. Finnish Lauri Markkanen scored 38 points with 17 assists for the home Jazzers, while Kevin Durant scored 39 points with eight rebounds and 10 assists for the guests.
Oklahoma City Thunder basketball players beat the visiting Portland Trail Blazers (134-91) by 42 points, led by Shai Gilgeous-Alexander with 28 points, three rebounds, and four assists.