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Tuesday, Jan. 12 – NBA scores, updates, news, stats, highlights and top fantasy performers

With six games of NBA action on Tuesday, there was no shortage of superstars on display.

We have you covered with highlights, updates, scores and more from all the action.

Philadelphia 76ers 137, Miami Heat 134 [OT]

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Joel Embiid turned in a dominant performance to lead the Sixers to victory in OT. He poured in 45 points, 16 rebounds, four assists, and a career-high five steals, becoming the first player with such a stat line since 1983-84.

Meanwhile, Danny Green knocked down a career-high nine 3-pointers on his way to 29 points.

Brooklyn Nets 122, Denver Nuggets 116

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Kevin Durant was on fire against the Nuggets, leading the Nets with 34 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds - passing Dwyane Wade for 28th on the all-time scoring list.

With the game in the balance down the stretch, KD iced the win with 27.9 seconds remaining, draining the stepback dagger from three.

Utah Jazz 117, Cleveland Cavaliers 87

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The Jazz caught fire from beyond the arc, knocking down 24 three-pointers, one shy of their franchise record. Donovan Mitchell (27 points) and Jordan Clarkson (21 points) led the way with five triples each.

Los Angeles Lakers 117, Houston Rockets 100

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LeBron James led the way with 26 points and eight rebounds, while Anthony Davis added 19 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks as they smothered the rockets defensively to move to 8-3 on the season.

San Antonio Spurs 112, Oklahoma City Thunder 102

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The Spurs finish their five-game road trip 4-1, behind 24 points from Lonnie Walker IV.

Indiana Pacers 104, Golden State Warriors 95

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Myles Turner is the Pacers' biggest contributor but it was a late 13-0 run that sealed the visitor's win in San Francisco.

Top Fantasy Performers

Joel Embiid: 46 PTS (16-23 FG, 0-3 3PT, 13-13 FT), 16 REB, 4 AST, 5 STL, 1 BLK

Kevin Durant: 34 PTS (12-18 FG, 4-7 3PT, 6-7 FT), 13 AST, 9 REB

Nikola Jokic: 23 PTS (8-17 FG, 1-4 3PT, 6-6- FT), 11 AST, 8 REB, 7 STL, 1 BLK

Jordan Clarkson: 21 PTS (8-14 FG, 5-9 3PT), 8 REB, 4 AST, 2 STL

LeBron James: 26 PTS (10-20 FG, 4-9 3PT, 2-4 FT), 8 REB, 5 AST, 1 BLK

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