MINNEAPOLIS -- Blake Griffin scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and J.J. Redick added 18 points as six players scored in double figures for the Los Angeles Clippers in a 119-105 win against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Luc Mbah a Moute chipped in a season-high 15 points for Los Angeles, which extended its NBA-best record to 9-1 and the best start in franchise history. Chris Paul had 19 points and eight assists for the Clippers.
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 24 points for Minnesota (2-6). The Timberwolves shot 44.9 percent and had 13 turnovers against Los Angeles' league-best defense. But the Clippers shot 52.6 percent, including 11 of 24 from 3-point territory.
Jazz 102, Heat 91
MIAMI -- Gordon Hayward scored 25 points as Utah completed a successful Eastern Conference road swing with a victory over Miami.
The Jazz never trailed after Rodney Hood's jumper gave Utah a 29-28 lead 1:52 into the second quarter. Hood finished with 17 points. Hayward shot 10 of 20 from the field and finished with nine rebounds as the Jazz ended 4-1 road trip.
Utah extended a five-point lead halftime with 10 unanswered points to start the second half. Hood's 3-pointer with 8:28 remaining in the third period capped the run and stretched the Jazz's lead to 62-47.
Pistons 106, Nuggets 95
Marcus Morris scored 17 points and Jon Leuer had 14 and 10 rebounds points for Detroit, which won on the road for the first time this season. Six players, including all five starters, scored in double figures for the Pistons, who snapped a seven-game losing streak in Denver.
Emmanuel Mudiay led Denver with 19 points and Danilo Gallinari had 18. The Nuggets have lost four of their last five and fell to 0-3 at home.
Bulls 106, Wizards 95
CHICAGO -- Jimmy Butler scored 37 points, grabbed eight rebounds and distributed nine assists to lead Chicago to a win over Washington.
Nikola Mirotic finished with 17 points and 11 rebounds to help the Bulls erase a 12-point deficit in the first half. Dwyane Wade added 14 points.
Chicago claimed its third victory in the past four games.
Raptors 118, Knicks 107
TORONTO -- DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points and added seven rebounds and four assists as Toronto defeated New York.
DeRozan made a three-point play on a layup and a free throw with fewer than 30 seconds left in the game to give Toronto a seven-point lead.
There were 27 lead changes and 20 ties in the game.
Norman Powell scored 19 points and Kyle Lowry added 16 points for the Raptors, who have won two in a row. Jonas Valanciunas had 13 points and eight rebounds.
Hawks 117, 76ers 96
ATLANTA -- Guard Tim Hardaway Jr. sparked Atlanta's productive bench with a game-high 20 points and helped the Hawks roll to a win over Philadelphia at Philips Arena.
The reserves scored 20 of their combined 53 points in the second quarter, seven of those from Hardaway, to help the Hawks change the direction of the game and post their fourth straight win.
Hardaway even shook off an injury. He went to the locker room with a right hip contusion with four minutes left in the third quarter but returned midway in the fourth quarter to hit two 3-pointers and help the Hawks hold off the upset-minded Sixers.
Celtics 105, Pacers 99
INDIANAPOLIS -- Isaiah Thomas scored 12 of his 23 points during the final 4:19 and Boston defeated Indiana in Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Thomas led Boston and Kelly Olynyk added 16 points, helping the Celtics hand the Paul George-less Pacers their first home defeat.
George, who is averaging 21.9 points, suffered a sprained left ankle in Friday night's overtime loss at Philadelphia and could not play.
Lakers 126, Pelicans 99
NEW ORLEANS ¬-- Jordan Clarkson scored 23 points, D'Angelo Russell had 22 and Lou Williams, the NBA's leading scorer off the bench, added 21 points to power Los Angeles to a victory over New Orleans at the Smoothie King Center.
The Pelicans, who fell to 1-9, averted an even worse fate when Anthony Davis returned to the court in the third quarter after appearing to have suffered a lower-back injury.
Davis had scored 13 consecutive points to keep the Pelicans within striking distance, and his floating layup with 8:13 left in the third quarter cut the Lakers' lead to 63-62.
Bucks 106, Grizzlies 96
MILWAUKEE -- Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points and Jabari Parker added 15 as Milwaukee snapped a two-game losing streak with a victory over Memphis at the Bradley Center.
Antetokounmpo added six rebounds, five assists, four steals and four blocked shots while hitting 9 of 13 shots from the field to pace an offense that connected at a 52.9 percent clip.
The Bucks got a big boost off their bench from Michael Beasley, who hit 6 of 8 shots from the floor to finish with a season-high 19 points. Malcom Brogdon also added 12, including two 3-pointers.
Spurs 106, Rockets 100
HOUSTON -- Kawhi Leonard and Manu Ginobili delivered timely scoring bursts that enabled San Antonio to carve out a victory over Houston at Toyota Center.
The Spurs relied on balanced scoring to subdue the Rockets, who played just their second home game after opening the season with seven of eight games on the road. Forward LaMarcus Aldridge posted a double-double (16 points, 10 rebounds) while guard Tony Parker added 16 points and center Pau Gasol 15.
Ginobili finished with 12 points, eight during one crucial stretch after the Rockets sliced a 15-point deficit to 69-63 on the stretch of four consecutive 3-pointers. Ginobili responded with two 3s and a reverse layup for an 82-70 entering the fourth.
Nets 122, Suns 104
PHOENIX -- Brooklyn forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had a career-high 20-plus points and tied a career high with 13 rebounds for his first career double-double in the victory over Phoenix at Talking Stick Resort Arena.
Hollis-Jefferson, who hit two free throws during the Nets' game ending 20-4 run, had a season-high 13 rebounds.