The Boston Celtics let a 19-point lead slip but managed to hold on for a thrilling 114-111 victory over Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night.
The Milwaukee Bucks stumbled again without injured star Giannis Antetokounmpo and several other big names, going down 109-95 at the Denver Nuggets in the NBA on Monday night.
Reigning NBA champions the Toronto Raptors saw their record-breaking run of wins come to an end as they were beaten by the Brooklyn Nets.
Jayson Tatum scored 32 points, including seven three-pointers, as the Boston Celtics beat the Atlanta Hawks 112-107.
Kyle Lowry scored 32 points as the Toronto Raptors claimed a narrow 119-118 comeback victory at home to the Indiana Pacers to extend their winning run.
The Toronto Raptors stretched their winning streak to nine games with a 115-109 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers, strengthening their grip on second spot in the Eastern Conference.
With the Los Angeles Lakers’ game against city rivals the Clippers postponed following the death of former Lakers star Kobe Bryant, the Milwaukee Bucks’ clash with the Washington Wizards took top billing.
Tributes to Kobe Bryant were paid across the NBA as eight games were played amid sombre atmospheres on the day of the former Los Angeles Lakers great’s death.
Tributes have been paid to former NBA and GB basketball star Robert Archibald, who has died aged 39.
The Boston Celtics handed the Los Angeles Lakers their biggest loss of the season as they defeated the Western Conference leaders by 32 points in Boston.
The New York Knicks broke a five-game losing streak to beat the Miami Heat 124-121.
The Toronto Raptors have won their first NBA title after defeating defending champions the Golden State Warriors in a nail-biting end to game six.