James Harden is in top form and now gets the opportunity to test himself against the Houston Rockets, his struggling former team.
Ahead of his first game against the Rockets, James Harden hopes he will be received warmly as a member of the Nets.
Kyrie Irving promised more from the Brooklyn Nets after James Harden's record-setting display – and then discussed the trip to Houston.
James Harden helped the Brooklyn Nets avoid a late scare with 30 points, 14 rebounds and 15 assists.
Giannis Antetokounmpo fuelled the Milwaukee Bucks to a come-from-behind win, while LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers celebrated a win.
Having only just returned from coaching the Spanish national team, Sergio Scariolo was thrust into the top job for the Toronto Raptors.
A double-double from LeBron James saw the Los Angeles Lakers past the Portland Trail Blazers.
The NBA-leading Utah Jazz inflicted the LA Lakers' biggest loss this season, while Luguentz Dort's buzzer-beater led the Thunder.
The Jazz powered to a franchise-record 28 threes against the Hornets, and Bradley Beal led the Wizards past the Lakers in an OT thriller.
Joel Embiid's comeback inspired the slumping Philadelphia 76ers, while the Utah Jazz won again.