With Wembanyama out for San Antonio, Pelicans extend Spurs' skid to 14 games
— With Jonas Valanciunas asserting himself near the basket and Trey Murphy hitting timely 3-pointers in his first appearance of the season, the New Orleans Pelicans didn't need big games from usual top scorers Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram.
Brunson scores 22 points as Knicks beat Raptors 119-106 to win 3rd straight
— Jalen Brunson had 22 points, Josh Hart scored 15 of his 17 in the third quarter and the New York Knicks beat the Toronto Raptors 119-106 on Friday night to match a season high with their third straight win.
With Jayson Tatum ejected late in 3rd quarter, Celtics beat 76ers 125-119
— Jayson Tatum scored 21 points before he was ejected for arguing near the end of the third quarter, Derrick White also had 21 and the Boston Celtics beat the depleted Philadelphia 76ers 125-119 on Friday night.
Magic defeat Wizards, tie franchise record with ninth straight win
The Magic tied a franchise record by winning their ninth consecutive game on Friday.
Jrue Holiday finds Payton Pritchard for a clutch layup
Jrue Holiday hits Payton Pritchard under the basket for a nice finish to cap off an 8-0 Celtics run.