Warriors bounce back, Westbrook leads Thunder


The Golden State Warriors returned to winning ways without Steph Curry thanks to a 114-110 victory over the Houston Rockets in the NBA.

Klay Thompson scored 38 points for the Warriors, who bounced back from their loss to the Dallas Mavericks as Curry missed again due to a leg injury.

Draymond Green had a triple-double of 10 points, 16 assists and 11 rebounds at Toyota Center on Thursday.

James Harden finished with 30 points for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 21 to go with his 13 rebounds.

Russell Westbrook was the star for the Oklahoma City Thunder as he led his team to a 110-106 win against the Phoenix Suns.

The guard had 36 points and 12 assists for the Thunder, while Kevin Durant contributed 23 points.

The Milwaukee Bucks held off the Indiana Pacers for a 120-116 win on the back of Khris Middleton's 33 points.

The Los Angeles Clippers overcame the New Orleans Pelicans 95-89 and the Detroit Pistons eased past the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-90.

Trey Burke (27 points) helped the Utah Jazz beat the Portland Trail Blazers 109-96.