(Updates with final game)
Nov 4 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Monday's National Basketball Association games:
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Warriors 110, 76ers 90
Shooting guard Andre Iguodala scored 32 points against his former team, and point guard Stephen Curry had a triple-double as the Golden State Warriors rolled to a victory over the previously unbeaten Philadelphia 76ers.
Iguodala, who spent his first eight seasons with the 76ers (3-1), notched 27 in the first half alone and made a career-high seven 3-pointers.
Curry had 18 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds for the Warriors (3-1), who built a 39-point lead in the third quarter and rested their starters in the final period.
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Cavaliers 93, Timberwolves 92
Shooting guard C.J. Miles had 19 points and five rebounds to help the Cavaliers hand the Minnesota Timberwolves their first loss of the season.
Free-agent acquisition Kevin Martin led all scorers with 23 points for the Timberwolves (3-1), who fought back from a 23-point deficit before Kevin Love missed a potential game-winning three-pointer as time expired.
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Memphis 95, Celtics 88
Grizzlies reserve guard Jerryd Bayless scored all 15 of his points in the fourth quarter, hitting one jumper after another in rhythm and carrying Memphis to a victory over the win-less Celtics.
Boston power forward Jeff Green had a game-high 22 points and power forward Jared Sullinger scored 16 off the bench for Boston (0-4) who led by seven entering the fourth quarter but faltered.
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Clippers 137, Rockets 118
Center Dwight Howard endured an unsuccessful return to Los Angeles as the Clippers had an explosive, 78-point first half and beat the Rockets while getting Howard into early foul trouble.
Shooting guard J.J. Redick led the Clippers with a game-high 26 points. Point guard Chris Paul added 23 points and 17 assists.
Howard, who left the Lakers to sign with the Rockets in the off-season, picked up three fouls in the first quarter and finished with just 13 points and nine rebounds in 26 minutes.
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