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NBA roundup — Feb. 28

Associated Press

Thunder 113, Grizzlies 107

Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half to help the host Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night.

Russell Westbrook had 21 points and six assists in 28 minutes, Serge Ibaka had 16 points and nine rebounds and Reggie Jackson added 14 points for the Thunder, who snapped a three-game losing streak.

Mike Miller scored all 19 of his points in the fourth quarter to help Memphis nearly erase a 16-point deficit heading into the period.

Warriors 126, Knicks 103

Stephen Curry had 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in three quarters, Klay Thompson added 25 points, and the visiting Golden State Warriors sent the frustrated New York Knicks to a fifth consecutive loss.

Curry, the NBA’s assists leader made five 3-pointers, as did backcourt mate Thompson. The 6-foot-3 All-Star also grabbed nine defensive rebounds in his fourth career triple-double and third this season, bouncing back from a season low-tying five points Wednesday in a 103-83 loss to Chicago.

Carmelo Anthony had 23 points and 16 rebounds for the Knicks.

Spurs 92, Bobcats 82

Tim Duncan scored 17 points, grabbed seven rebounds and had six assists and sparked the host San Antonio Spurs to a comeback victory. The Bobcats led 76-74 on Al Jefferson’s short jumper with 6:20 to play. The Spurs, however, closed the game with an 18-6 surge.

Bulls 100, Mavericks 91

Taj Gibson had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Mike Dunleavy hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Chicago Bulls overtook the host Dallas Mavericks in the fourth quarter. The Mavericks led by 16 in the first half.


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