Kawhi Leonard impressed as he and Paul George helped the Los Angeles Clippers to a statement victory over the surging Utah Jazz.
James Harden starred to lead the Nets past the Lakers as LeBron James became the third player in NBA history to score 35,000 points.
LA Lakers star LeBron James and Brooklyn Nets ace Kevin Durant will captain the teams in the 70th edition of the NBA's All-Star game.
Bulls pair Zach LaVine and Coby White set an NBA record against the Pelicans, while Luka Doncic posted his 32nd career triple-double.
Kawhi Leonard could not find his range and the Los Angeles Clippers counted the cost as they slipped to defeat against the Celtics.
The Clippers welcomed back Paul George and Kawhi Leonard after they had missed two games due to coronavirus protocols.
Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are set to take to the court when the LA Clippers (14-5) visit the Orlando Magic (8-11).
Kawhi Leonard helped the Clippers past the Thunder and earned praise from head coach Tyronn Lue for his showing.
The Los Angeles Clippers have started the new NBA season in impressive fashion, thanks in part to the bond between the players.
The Los Angeles Lakers won behind Anthony Davis and LeBron James, while Kawhi Leonard fuelled the Los Angeles Clippers.