Led by 22 bench points from veteran Kevin Love – ably assisted by Jarrett Allen (19 points, 11 rebounds) and Evan Mobley (17 points, 11 rebounds), they were far too strong for their hosts.
Twenty-eight points and 14 assists from Luka Doncic powered the Dallas Mavericks to a 139-107 win over the New Orleans Pelicans, while 16 points and 11 rebounds from Richaun Holmes helped the Sacramento Kings beat the Los Angeles Clippers 124-115.
Jayson Tatum led the way for the Boston Celtics with 26 points and 16 rebounds as they held off the Philadelphia 76ers 88-87 and 24 points from Cole Anthony saw the Orlando Magic get the better of the Denver Nuggets 108-103.
Montrezl Harrell put up 27 points from the bench as the Washington Wizards beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-107 and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s 39-point haul was in vain as the Oklahoma City Thunder lost 114-110 to the Houston Rockets.
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