Russell Westbrook was given a standing ovation but his reunion with the Oklahoma City Thunder did not go according to plan.
The Los Angeles Lakers crushed the New York Knicks, but Anthony Davis was involved in a heavy fall.
The Detroit Pistons are set to be without Blake Griffin for the rest of the season after he underwent knee surgery.
LeBron James inspired the Los Angeles Lakers, while the Los Angeles Clippers set a franchise record.
The Los Angeles Lakers made 20 blocks against the Detroit Pistons, and LeBron James says the defence makes it easy for him to perform.
The Milwaukee Bucks won again, while the Dallas Mavericks fell to the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday.
The Dallas Mavericks were too good for the Brooklyn Nets as Luka Doncic starred again.
Back on the court, reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way for the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday.
The Los Angeles Lakers returned to winning ways, while neighbours the Los Angeles Clippers lost on Saturday.
Returning from an ankle injury, Luka Doncic again led the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA.