The Celtics defeated the Raptors, 109-97. Marcus Smart led the Celtics with 21 points, eight rebounds and six assists, while Jayson Tatum added eight points, seven rebounds and 10 assists in the victory. Fred VanVleet tallied 27 points, six rebounds and three assists for the Raptors in the losing effort. The Celtics improve to 11-10 on the season, while the Raptors fall to 9-12.
After being hit with a technical foul, Stephen Curry channeled his anger into dominating late against the Clippers in the Warriors' 105-90 win.
The Minnesota Timberwolves seek their seventh win in the last eight games on Monday when they host the Indiana Pacers in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves weathered 42 points from Joel Embiid on Friday to win their sixth game in the last seven, 121-120 in double overtime. D'Angelo Russell, who scored 35 points, dished the last two of his eight assists to Naz Reid and Taurean Prince in the final 30.9 seconds.