The Detroit Pistons beat the Nuggets 110-108 in Denver on Tuesday to end their seven-game losing streak in the NBA.
Bojan Bogdanovic scored 22 points and Alec Burks added 21 as the Pistons claimed their first road win of this season on their 11th attempt.
Nikola Jokic had 31 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds for the Nuggets after missing the past three games, while Aaron Gordon missed a jumper just before the buzzer and the chance to force an overtime.
In Philadelphia, Tobias Harris scored 24 points to lead the 76ers, who were missing Joel Embiid and James Harden due to injuries, past the Brooklyn Nets 115-106.
Kyrie Irving scored 23 points, Kevin Durant had 20 and Ben Simmons had 11 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds for the Nets.
De’Aaron Fox made both free throws with 0.3 seconds left to seal the Sacramento Kings’ 113-109 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Fox finished with 32 points and eight rebounds and Harrison Barnes added 26 points as the Kings recorded their seventh straight win.
Ja Morant led the Grizzlies with 34 points, seven rebounds and six assists, but he wasted an opportunity to tie the game by missing two of his three free throws with 1.7 seconds remaining.
In Tuesday’s other match, Mikal Bridges and Devin Booker each scored 25 points to lead the Phoenix Suns to a 115-105 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.- Advertisement -