Mavericks guard Monta Ellis picks up calf injury Friday
, PG, DAL
Mavericks shooting guard Monta Ellis suffered a right calf injury
during Friday's game against the Spurs, but managed to play through it.
"He was kicked or kneed in the right calf," coach Rick Carlisle said after the game. "It's very sore but we don't know the extent of it. We'll see how he feels in the morning and go from there."
Ellis scored 10 points on 5 of 10 shooting from the field and pulled down two rebounds in Dallas' 94-76 blowout loss to the Spurs.
Nuggets guard Ty Lawson scores 18 points in win Friday
, PG, DEN
Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson
scored 18 points on 7 of 12 shooting from the field and 4 of 5 from the free throw line in Denver's 107-91 win over the Jazz Friday. Lawson also dished out nine assists and pulled down four rebounds in the contest.
It was Lawson's fourth game in his last five scoring in double figures ninth time doing so this month. He added three steals and one block to his totals.
Rockets guard James Harden scores 33 points in win Friday
, SG, HOU
Rockets shooting guard James Harden
scored 33 points on 9 of 19 shooting from the field, including 6 of 12 from 3-point range, in Houston's 120-110 win over the Timberwolves Friday.
Harden also dished out eight assists and grabbed four rebounds in the contest. It was Harden's third game in his last five scoring over 30 points. He added a career-high five steals to his totals.
Pelicans guard Tyreke Evans doubles up Kings in win
, PG, NO
Pelicans guard Tyreke Evans
scored 25 points on 10 of 15 shooting from the field, including 2 of 4 from 3-point range, in New Orleans' 102-88 win over the Kings Friday.
Evans, who also went 3 of 5 from the free throw line, added 10 assists, leading to his first double-double in the last four games and 17th of the season. He added three rebounds and one steal to his totals.
Lakers guard Jeremy Lin stuffs the stat sheet in losing effort
, PG, LAL
Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin
scored 18 points on 6 of 15 shooting from the field, including 2 of 5 from 3-point range, in Los Angeles' 94-83 loss to the Raptors Friday.
Lin did a bit of everything for the Lakers, pulling down seven rebounds and dishing out five assists in the contest. It was his fourth straight game scoring in double figures and fourth consecutive with at least five assists.
Raptors guard Lou Williams scores 18 points in win
, SG, TOR
Raptors shooting guard Lou Williams
scored 18 points on 6 of 13 shooting from the field, including 3 of 7 from 3-point range, in Toronto's 94-83 win over the Lakers Friday.
Williams also dished out four assists and added two steals to his totals. It was Williams fourth straight game scoring in double figures and third consecutive with at least 18.
Nets guard Joe Johnson stuffs the stat sheet in win Friday
, SG, BKN
Nets shooting guard Joe Johnson
scored 20 points on 7 of 14 shooting from the field, including 3 of 7 from 3-point range, in Brooklyn's 106-98 win over the Cavaliers Friday.
Johnson also dished out a season-high nine assists and added five rebounds to his totals. It was Johnson's second 20-plus point game in his last five games.
Warriors guard Stephen Curry drops eight 3-pointers in win Friday
, PG, GS
Warriors point guard Stephen Curry
scored 38 points on 12 of 22 shooting from the field, including 8 of 12 from 3-point range, in Golden State's 107-84 win over the Grizzlies Friday.
Curry also dished out a team-high 10 assists, leading to his second straight double-double and third in his last five games. Curry also added three rebounds and three steals to his totals.
Grizzlies guard Tony Allen leaves game with hamstring injury
, SG, MEM
Grizzlies shooting guard Tony Allen suffered a left hamstring strain
in Friday's game against the Warriors and did not return, reports sideline reporter Rob Fischer.
Allen picked up the hamstring injury in the third quarter and was unable to return. Allen scored four points and grabbed four rebounds in 19 minutes of action.
Wizards guard John Wall stuffs the stat sheet in win Friday
, PG, WAS
Wizards point guard John Wall
scored 32 points on 12 of 30 shooting from the field, including 2 of 4 from 3-point range in Washington's 110-107 double overtime win over the Hornets.
Wall also pulled down nine rebounds and dished out six assists in the contest. It was Wall's second consecutive 30-plus point game and third of the month.