Kemba Walker returned to Charlotte as the Boston Celtics eased past the Hornets in the NBA.
LeBron James maintained his red-hot form as the Los Angeles Lakers extended their winning streak on Tuesday.
The Philadelphia 76ers stayed hot, while the Golden State Warriors and their awful start to the season continued on Saturday.
Draymond Green and team-mate D'Angelo Russell were ruled out of Saturday's game against the Charlotte Hornets.
The Houston Rockets were led by James Harden in an incredible clash on Wednesday, while Stephen Curry broke his hand.
Joel Embiid led the way for Philadelphia with 36 points and 13 rebounds as the 76ers (3-0) remain the last unbeaten team in the East.
Los Angeles Lakers pair LeBron James and Anthony Davis each posted double-doubles on Sunday.
Luka Doncic notched his ninth career triple-double with 25 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists as the Dallas Mavericks went two from two.
Ben Simmons led the way with 24 points, nine assists and eight rebounds as the 76ers topped the Celtics in Philadelphia on Wednesday.
Kawhi Leonard's departure from Toronto to Los Angeles has left the Eastern Conference wide open.