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Sunday, April 18 – NBA scores, updates, news, stats, highlights and top fantasy performers

Just one month remains until the NBA's Play-In Tournament begins and the regular season rolled on with an eight-game slate.

With a few marquee matchups on the schedule, we've got you covered below with score updates, news, stats, highlights and the top fantasy performers from the day.

Atlanta Hawks 129, Indiana Pacers 117

The Hawks have welcomed John Collins back into the lineup but it was his frontcourt mate, Clint Capela, that stole the show, finishing with 25 points and 24 rebounds in the game. In his second game back from injury, Trae Young had a game-high 34 points and 11 assists.

New York Knicks 122, New Orleans Pelicans 112 (OT)

Make that six wins in a row for the New York Knicks, who earned a big overtime win over the New Orleans Pelicans. All-Star Julius Randle led the way for the Knicks with 33 points, 10 assists and five rebounds while Derrick Rose added 23 points off the bench.

Miami Heat 109, Brooklyn Nets 107

Bam Adebayo!

The Heat snapped a three-game losing streak courtesy of Adebayo, who knocked down a tough jumper at the buzzer to deliver a two-point win. Adebayo finished the game with 21 points, 15 rebounds and five assists.

Charlotte Hornets 109, Portland Trail Blazers 101

No LaMelo, no problem. Terry Rozier had a game for the ages in franchise history, helping the Hornets cling on for the win after jumping to a big early lead.

Houston Rockets 114, Orlando Magic 110

Christian Wood leads the way as the Rockets snap their five-game losing streak with this victory while handing the Magic their sixth straight home loss.

Toronto Raptors 112, Oklahoma City Thunder 106

Two Canadians went at it with Luguentz Dort scoring 29 but Chris Boucher finished with 31 to lead the Raptors to the win.

Sacramento Kings 121, Dallas Mavericks 107

Fox stars yet again for the Kings, this time in a win. This victory snaps the Kings' nine-game losing streak while handing Dallas their fifth loss in the last seven games.

For the hosts, Luka Doncic's 37 points were in vain.

LA Clippers 124, Minnesota Timberwolves 105

Clippers dominated this one, leading at one point by as many as 38. Their five starters absolutely dominated the game, all scoring in double figures led by Paul George

Top Fantasy Performers

Kawhi Leonard: 15 PTS, 11 REBS, 8 ASTS, 1 BLK

Trae Young: 34 PTS, 11 ASTS, 5 REBS, 2 BLKS

Clint Capela: 25 PTS, 24 REBS, 3 BLKS, 2 STLS

Zion Williamson: 34 PTS, 9 REBS, 5 ASTS, 2 STLS

Julius Randle: 33 PTS, 10 ASTS, 5 REBS, 5 STLS

Bam Adebayo: 21 PTS, 15 REBS, 5 ASTS, 2 STLS

Terry Rozier: 34 PTS, 10 ASTS, 8 REBS, 2 STLS

De'Aaron Fox: 30 PTS, 12 ASTS, 4 REBS, 2 STLS

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