Chris Paul scored 17 points — including 13 in the final 4:31 — to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a come-from-behind, 106-101 home win over the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night.
With less than three minutes remaining, the Thunder trailed by seven. But then Oklahoma City reeled off a 14-2 run — fueled in large part by Paul — to end the game. The win was the third in a row and seventh in the last eight games for the Thunder.
Two players who were questionable going into the day due to ankle injuries, Danilo Gallinari and Dennis Schroder, led the Thunder with 20 points each.
Dallas’ Luka Doncic scored 35 points to lead all scorers but struggled from behind the arc, going just 3 of 16 on 3-point attempts.
Boston Celtics 109 – Charlotte Hornets 92
Jayson Tatum scored 24 points, Kemba Walker added 22 points and seven assists, and visiting Boston handed Charlotte its sixth consecutive loss.
Coming in off a lopsided loss to reigning NBA champion Toronto, Boston ratcheted up its…
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