Klay Thompson scored 27 points, Kevin Durant had 24 and the Golden State Warriors overcame a lethargic first half to beat the injury-riddled San Antonio Spurs 112-92 on Thursday night.
Steph Curry added 21 points for Golden State in its first meeting against the Spurs since sweeping the Western Conference finals en route to winning the NBA title. The Spurs played without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker. Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points and 10 rebounds, continuing his resurgent season. Kyle Anderson added 16 points in place of Leonard, whose return from an injured right quadriceps is still undetermined.
Portland 113, Los Angeles 110: Damien Lillard hit a three-pointer with 0.7 seconds left for the last of his 32 points to give the host Blazers a victory over the Lakers. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had hit a three-pointer with 15 seconds left to tie things up before Lillard decided things. Brook Lopez had 27 points to lead Los Angeles.
Cavs' Thompson out: Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson could be out for a month because of a strained left calf. He was injured in the second quarter of Wednesday night's loss to Indiana and left Quicken Loans Arena on crutches.