The Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to 10 matches with a 118-107 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday night.
The LA Clippers’ NBA championship aspirations took a battering at the Staples Center as they went down 140-114 to the Memphis Grizzlies.
James Harden scored 54 points as the Houston Rockets overpowered the Magic 130-107 in Orlando.
Miami outscored Atlanta 18-4 in overtime as the Heat won 135-121 over the Hawks.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 19 points and had 13 rebounds in his return from injury to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 105-104 overtime win over the Sacramento Kings in the NBA.
Will Barton scored 17 points as the Denver Nuggets hammered the New York Knicks 129-92 at Madison Square Gardens.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points as Milwaukee beat Detroit 127-103.
The Detroit Pistons claimed back-to-back wins for the first time this season with a 127-94 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Trae Young’s 24 points saw the Atlanta Hawks break a 10-game losing streak with a 104-79 win over the Golden State Warriors.
The Los Angeles Lakers had their purple patch brought to a halt as Luka Doncic led the Dallas Mavericks to a 114-100 victory.
The Denver Nuggets had a 17-point lead at half-time against the Sacramento Kings, but the home side fought back to win 100-97 in overtime.
Josh Richardson scored a season-high 32 points to help the Philadelphia 76ers to a 113-86 victory against his former team the Miami Heat.
An Aberdeen coach, who works tirelessly to help young people thrive in basketball, has had her dedication recognised after being named Sportscotland's Young Persons’ Coach of the Year.
Alec Burks scored 29 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 114-95 to snap a seven game losing streak.
Julius Randle scored 30 points and Marcus Morris added 23 as the New York Knicks beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 123-105 in New York.
The Boston Celtics extended their winning streak to seven games, with the Spurs being their latest conquest in a 135-115 rout in San Antonio.
Kemba Walker made a successful return to the club where he spent eight seasons as the Boston Celtics beat his former side the Hornets 108-87 in Charlotte.
The Los Angeles Lakers trailed the the Chicago Bulls by 19 points in the second half until a LeBron James-inspired comeback saw them over the line.
A scheme to offer free Friday night basketball sessions to young people will soon be arriving in Fraserburgh.
A Fraserburgh teen and her teammates have launched a crowdfunder to compete in a European basketball competition.
An Aberdeen student will miss a crucial exam after being locked up for driving "dangerously" through the city at double the speed limit.
Wheelchair basketball players from Aberdeen are eyeing elite equipment to help them play at a national level
An Aberdeen basketball team has launched a fundraising drive to buy three special wheelchairs in the hope of competing at a national level.
This is the moment a boyfriend was put in his place by a sports mascot after he choose a phonecall over his girlfriend at a basketball game at the weekend.
A north-east teenager who often travels up to 800 miles a week to be involved in the sport he loves was last night described as "outstanding".
Aberdeen Sports Village will host the second of three national basketball challenge events this weekend.