Marcus Morris' hard foul against Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic had a huge cost.
Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James delivered the biggest plays when they faced rival Los Angeles Clippers en route to a 112-103 win.
Australia's Ben Simmons delivered his sixth triple double of the season as the Philadelphia 76ers won their 25th home game with a 110-103 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles Clippers, pushing to improve at Thursday's NBA trade deadline, obtained power forward Marcus Morris from New York on a busy day of dealmaking for league clubs.
Kyrie Irving scored 20 points as the Boston Celtics shrugged off the injury absence of Marcus Smart to defeat the Indiana Pacers 84-74 in their opening playoff game on Sunday.
Kyrie Irving scored 30 points as the Boston Celtics overcame LeBron James' 80th career triple-double with a 120-107 victory over the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday.
Veteran Tracy McGrady has expressed his opinions on how Brad Stevens can establish wins for the Boston Celtics.
Jaylen Brown stepped in to fill some big shoes, finishing with 24 points and 10 rebounds as the Boston Celtics crushed the Charlotte Hornets 126-94 despite missing all-star Kyrie Irving.