Monday, November 25 – NBA scores, updates, news, stats and highlights

11 games with 22 NBA teams in action provided an entertainment-packed Monday night.

After all the games, here are the biggest storylines:

  • Eastern Conference Player of the Week Spencer Dinwiddie knocks down the game-winner to propel the Nets to their season fourth-straight win.
  • Trae Young and the Hawks lose 7th straight with a home loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • Marcus Smart made up for missing a late short in Sacramento with some big plays in the reserve leg against the Kings in Boston.
  • A shorthanded Raptors squad holds Joel Embiid scoreless and narrowly beat the Philadelphia 76ers in a rematch of last year's Eastern Conference Semifinals.
  • Carmelo Anthony scores season-high 25, helps Blazers snap four-game win streak with a win in Chicago.
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo drops 50 as the Bucks beat Jazz for their 8th straight win.
  • LeBron James takes over in the fourth quarter, to lead the Lakers to their 8th straight.

Follow along with us for the scores, highlights, and top scorers:

Brooklyn Nets 108, Cleveland Cavaliers 106


Spencer Dinwiddie records 23 points and nine assists, knocking down the game-winning jumper with 1.8 seconds remaining.

Jarrett Allen put in a monster performance in the paint with 22 points and 21 rebounds as the Nets make it fourh wins in a row.

Detroit Pistons 101, Orlando Magic 88


Luke Kennard's 20 points leads the Pistons to a comfortable win at home.

Indiana Pacers 126, Memphis Grizzlies 114


Six players score in double figures led by 26 points from TJ Warren as the Pacers make it three wins in a row.

Minnesota Timberwolves 125, Atlanta Hawks 113


Karl-Anthony Towns leads the Wolves with 28 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists to snap their two-game losing skid.

For the Hawks, Trae Young went off for 37 points and nine assists in the loss.

Boston Celtics 103, Sacramento Kings 102


Marcus Smart came up clutch for the Celtics, scoring four points in the final 50 seconds to seal the win.

He finished with 17 points, seven assists and five steals, while Jaylen Brown added 24 points and Jayson Tatum 20.

Buddy Hield dropped a career-high 41 points for the Kings, knocking down 11 three-pointers on the night.

Miami Heat 117, Charlotte Hornets 100


Miami improves to 12-4 on the season and a perfect 7-0 at home!

Toronto Raptors 101, Philadelphia 76ers 96


Pascal Siakam led the way with 25 points, while Fred VanVleet added 24 as the Raptors close the game on an 10-0 run, thanks to some lockdown defence!

Joel Embiid was held scoreless for the first time in his career. (0-of-11 FG).

Portland Trail Blazers 117, Chicago Bulls 94


Carmelo Anthony moves up to 18th on the all-time scoring list, dropping 25 points as the Blazers halt their four-game skid.

Milwaukee Bucks 122, Utah Jazz 118


Giannis Antetokounmpo explodes for a season-high 50 POINTS, adding 14 rebounds and six assists in a powerhouse performance.

Brook Lopez came up with the clutch block on Donovan Mitchell down the stretch to seal the win.

Los Angeles Lakers 114, San Antonio Spurs 104


The Lakers extend their win streak to eight games behind 33 points and 14 assists from LeBron James.

Oklahoma City Thunder 100, Golden State Warriors 97


Five Thunder players score in double figures led by Dennis Schroder's 22 as they record their first road win of the season.

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