Having only played 20 games this season, Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving is again dealing with a shoulder injury.
Kyle Lowry likened the Toronto Raptors to the undead, but head coach Nick Nurse believes their championship hopes are alive and well.
The Toronto Raptors finally lost as the Milwaukee Bucks went down in the absence of Giannis Antetokounmpo on Wednesday.
Having won three NBA championships with the Golden State Warriors, Andre Iguodala returned to face his old side with the Miami Heat.
Anthony Davis led the Los Angeles Lakers to a comfortable win over the Phoenix Suns.
The Minnesota Timberwolves ended their losing streak with a surprise win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Serge Ibaka lifted the Toronto Raptors past the Indiana Pacers and to a 12th straight NBA win.
The participants for the three All-Star events in Chicago on February 15 have been announced.
Kawhi Leonard helped the Los Angeles Clippers past the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA.
Kyrie Irving will spend some time on the sidelines after damaging his knee, but not yet known how long he will be out of action.