Nuggets edge Thunder in overtime
Kenneth Faried scored the go-ahead layup in overtime and the Denver Nuggets overcame 37 points from Kevin Durant and 36 from Russell Westbrook last night to beat visiting Oklahoma City, 121-118, snapping the Thunder's win streak at six games.
Corey Brewer had 26 points, including 15 in the fourth quarter, for Denver.
Pistons 103, Celtics 88: Andre Drummond had 16 points and seven rebounds for host Detroit. Kevin Garnett scored 16 points for Boston and Rajon Rondo had eight points, 15 assists, nine rebounds and nine turnovers.
"We are playing awful and I am clearly not doing my job for this team and I am serious," Celtics coach Doc Rivers said. "I am not trying to take a bullet for the team, and I told them that. I said we have to find something where all 12 guys play the same way."
Raptors 108, Lakers 103: Jose Calderon had 22 points and nine assists and Landry Fields added a season-high 18 points and 10 rebounds as Toronto handed Los Angeles its fifth straight road loss. Kobe Bryant had 26 points and Pau Gasol 25 for the Lakers.
Suns name Hunter
The Suns will now be coached by a man with 17 years of experience as an NBA player but none as a coach. Lindsey Hunter, the team's player development director, was named their interim coach Sunday. Source: Kings to be soldTwo people familiar with the decision says the Maloof family has agreed to sell the Sacramento Kings to a Seattle group led by investor Chris Hansen. One person said the Maloofs are selling all 65 percent of their share for $525 million to Hansen, who will move the team to Seattle and restore the SuperSonics name. -- AP