Over the NBA news, the Indiana Pacers have put an end to a 3-game losing skid with a dominant display to demolish the New Orleans Pelicans 111-94.
Indiana got off to a hot start taking a 32-19 lead at the end of the first quarter and were up 58-46 before heading to the locker rooms. The Pacers pulled away after the break outscoring New Orleans for a 32 point advantage which was more than enough to secure the win. Next up, the Pacers will meet the Bulls in Chicago on Tuesday, while the Hornets will play host to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Meanwhile in New York, the Knicks pulled off a 4th quarter rally to defeat the Houston Rockets 106-99 on Saturday night.
Alec Burks scored 17 of his 20 points in the final stanza as the Knicks overcame an early deficit to inflict a 14th straight loss on the Rockets. The game featured nine ties and 12 lead changes. There were also wins for the Wizards, the Bucks, the Jazz, the Blazers, the Wolves, the Hawks and the Celtics.