Russell Westbrook picked up the 100th triple-double of his career and the Oklahoma City Thunder used a 16-0 run late in the fourth quarter to pull away from the Hawks for a 119-107 victory Tuesday night in Atlanta.
Westbrook scored 32 points, dished out 12 assists and grabbed 12 rebounds to become the third-fastest player to reach the milestone. Only Oscar Robertson (277 games) and Magic Johnson (656) got to No. 100 quicker than Westbrook, who accomplished the feat in his 736th contest.
The Thunder remains in fourth place in the Western Conference, 1 ½ games behind second place Portland.
New Orleans 119, Charlotte 115: Anthony Davis had 31 points, 14 rebounds and five blocked shots as the Pelicans beat the Hornets in New Orleans. The win keeps tied for fifth in the West with the Timberwolves.
L.A. Clippers 112, Chicago 106: DeAndre Jordan dominated with 29 points and 18 rebounds, Lou Williams scored 26 and the Clippers beat the Bulls in Chicago. Tobias Harris added 18 points, and the Clippers took control late in the third quarter on the way to their fifth win in six games to remain tied for seventh in the West with Utah and San Antonio.
Utah 110, Detroit 79: Rudy Gobert had 22 points and 12 rebounds, sending the host Jazz to its seventh consecutive victory. The Jazz, which remained tied for seventh in the West with the Clippers and San Antonio, had six players score in double figures.
San Antonio 108, Orlando 72: LaMarcus Aldridge scored 24 points, helping the host Spurs stop a three-game slide. San Antonio remained tied for seventh in the West with Utah and the Clippers.
Curry out at least one more week: Tex Stephen Curry will miss at least another week because of his troublesome right ankle, which he reinjured last Thursday against San Antonio.
Bradley out for year: Clippers guard Avery Bradley could miss the rest of the season after having surgery to repair muscles in his pubic area.