Joel Embiid and James Harden have been named the NBA's Players of the Week.
Derrick Favors had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and Rudy Gobert added 14 points and 17 rebounds for Utah.
Andrew Harrison led Memphis with a career-high 28 points. Josh Jackson added 22 points for the Suns.More news: Clues to Identify Price Direction: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
76ers 104, Heat 102: Ben Simmons had a triple-double with 18 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, J.J. Redick hit a 19-foot, off-balanced baseline jumper with 19.4 seconds left for host Philadelphia, which overcame a 24-point second-half deficit.
Dario Saric added 19 points and Marco Belinelli had 17 in his first game with the team to help the 76ers win their fifth straight and 11th in a row on their home court.
Houston used three-pointers to keep Minnesota at bay throughout the game and then to pull away late. The Rockets won 14 consecutive games bridging the months of November and December.
Anderson scored 12 of his 21 points in the final frame and was the ignition for a Rockets offense that hit 10 3-pointers in the fourth en route to a 42-point period. They struggle in assists per game (#22), offensive rebounds per game (#21) and blocks per game (#16).More news: Pakistan to take over assets of Hafiz Saeed's JuD, and FIF
The first quarter started well for the Sacramento Kings as they took an 11-9 lead midway through the quarter. The Rockets got going in the second quarter behind 17 points from Paul to lead 55-45 at halftime.
The Rockets are 3-0 SU and ATS in their last three games as a favorite of five points or less, per the OddsShark NBA Database. New Orleans' Rajon Rondo and Los Angeles' Isaiah Thomas were ejected late in the first quarter after a brief altercation. The Kings made 10 of 32 3-pointers, led by four from Bogdanovic.
Hornets 104, Magic 102: Dwight Howard scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as visiting Charlotte beat back Orlando's fourth-quarter comeback.
Pacers 108, Nets 103: Victor Oladipo scored 25 points, Corey Joseph added 15 points and 11 assists for Indiana.More news: Atlantic Securities Reaffirms Buy Rating for Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN)
Pistons 104, Hawks 98: All five Detroit starters scored in double figures as the host Pistons held off short-handed Atlanta.