Denver 114, Charlotte 112
Jamal Murray's short jumper with 6 seconds remaining gave the Denver Nuggets a 114-112 victory over the host Charlotte Hornets on Thursday night in a dizzying finish.
L.A. Clippers 120, Houston 105
Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points, Ivica Zubac and Montrezl Harrell posted double-doubles, and the visiting Los Angeles Clippers drubbed the Houston Rockets, 120-105, on Thursday night.
Philadelphia 125, Sacramento 108
Tobias Harris scored 28 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, and Shake Milton added 20 points as the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers slowed down the red-hot Sacramento Kings with a 125-108 road victory Thursday.
Toronto 121, Golden State 113
Norman Powell stole the spotlight in Stephen Curry's long-awaited return with a career-high 37 points, and Pascal Siakam hit a key hoop with 45.7 seconds remaining Thursday night, helping the Toronto Raptors outlast the Golden State Warriors 121-113 in a rematch of last June's NBA Finals.