at Oklahoma City 96, Dallas 87: Nenad Krstic scored a season-high 23 points, rookie Russell Westbrook added 17 as part of his first career triple-double, and the Thunder won despite playing without its two leading scorers. Kevin Durant (sprained ankle) and Jeff Green (back spasms) were both out, but Westbrook had the franchise's first triple-double since an off-season move from Seattle with 10 rebounds and 10 assists.
New Orleans 98, at Philadelphia 91: David West scored 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Hornets to their fifth straight win. Chris Paul bounced back from a two-point first half to finish with 16 points and 12 assists. Philadelphia lost for the sixth time in eight games.