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Jokic makes history, Lakers go top of the standings: NBA Round-up January 10th

Steph Curry was not at his usual best on Sunday when the Golden State Warriors faced Toronto Raptors. Curry scored 11 points with 9 rebounds and 6 assists, which is low by his standards as Warriors won 106-105 to register their sixth win of the season.

Minnesota Timberwolves defeated San Antonio Spurs 96-88 thanks to D’Angelo Russell who hit 27 points with 5 rebounds and assists.

Los Angeles Lakers won their 5th away game of the season and 8th in total when they faced Houston Rockets. Anthony Davis scored 27 points with 4 rebounds and an assist, while also registering 3 blocks as Lakers won 120-102. The win moved them to the top of the Western Conference.

In spite of Kevin Durant scoring a season-high 36 points, Brooklyn Nets could not beat Oklahoma Thunder, who had Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to thank for his 31 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists contribution to their 129-116 win.

Nikola Jokic made history as only the second player in NBA history and first in over 50 years to score 200 points, 100 rebounds and 100 assists in the first 10 games of the season. The Serbian centre scored 22 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists as Denver Nuggets defeated New York Knicks 114-89.

Kawhi Leonard scored a season high 35 points with 2 rebounds and 4 assists to help the Los Angeles Clippers defeat the Chicago Bulls 130-127.

Utah Jazz won 96-86 against Detroit Pistons, with Donovan Mitchell scoring 28 points with 2 rebounds and 3 assists.

Salahudeen Sulayman

Sulayman is a sports enthusiast and budding Sports writer. You can reach him on Twitter @Sulayman_Salah

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