Curry stars as Warriors go 20-0


Steph Curry guided the Golden State Warriors to a 116-99 win over the Charlotte Hornets as they improved to 20-0 this NBA season.

Reigning MVP Curry had 40 points in three quarters at the Time Warner Cable Arena on Wednesday.

He went eight-of-11 from three-point range and scored 28 points in the third quarter in front of his dad, Hornets broadcaster Dell.

Klay Thompson finished with 21 points, while Nicolas Batum led the way for the Hornets with 17.

The Toronto Raptors came from 17 points down to claim a 96-86 victory against the Atlanta Hawks.

Kyle Lowry scored 31 points, including 22 in a fourth quarter during which the Raptors outscored their opponents 39-20.

The retiring Kobe Bryant starred with 31 points as he led the Los Angeles Lakers past the Washington Wizards 108-104.

James Harden led the Houston Rockets past the New Orleans Pelicans 108-101 with 24 points and 10 rebounds.

The San Antonio Spurs had no trouble overcoming the Milwaukee Bucks, with Tim Duncan (16 points and 10 rebounds) seeing them to a 95-70 win.

Pau Gasol had a double-double of 26 points and 19 rebounds in the Chicago Bulls' 99-90 win over the Denver Nuggets.

The Indiana Pacers recorded a 103-91 win against the Los Angeles Clippers after Paul George's 31 points and 10 rebounds.

The New York Knicks overcame the Philadelphia 76ers 99-87 and the Detroit Pistons rallied for a 127-122 overtime win against the Phoenix Suns.