Roundup: Rockets, Durant, Magic, Towns

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A quick look at the top performers from Friday's NBA action.

Rockets 109, Hornets 93

James Harden scored 27 points and Eric Gordon had 26 as the Rockets cruised.

Harden finished with 11 assists and 10 rebounds for the triple-double.

Ryan Anderson added 21 points and Luc Mbah a Moute had 12 for the Rockets (5-1), who improved to 4-0 on the road.

Kemab Walked led the Hornets (2-3) with 26 points. Jeremy Lamb added 20 and Dwight Howard had 19 points and 16 rebounds.

Warriors 120, Wizards 117

Kevin Durant scored 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and the Warriors (4-2) overcame an 18-point deficit for the win.

Steph Curry added 20 points and Klay Thompson scored 18.

The game was tainted by a fight between Warriors forward Draymond Green and Wizards guard Bradley Beal, who wrestled to the ground after getting tangles near the basket just before halftime. Both players were ejected.

Otto Porter led the Wizards (3-2) with 29 points and 7-of-9 shooting on 3-pointers. John Wall scored 20.

Magic 114, Spurs 87

Evan Fournier scored 25 points and the streaking Magic (4-1) handed the Spurs their first loss.

Former Spurs forward Jonathan Simmons added 17 off the bench for his former team.

The Spurs (4-1) received 24 points and 11 rebounds from LaMarcus Aldridge.

Raptors 101, Lakers 92

DeMar DeRozan scored 24 points and the Raptors (3-2) held on for the win.

Serge Ibaka and Pascal Siakam eached added 18 points, and Kyle Lowry scored 11 and passed for 12 assists.

The Lakers (2-3) were led by 18 points from Julius Randle. Lonzo Ball was held to five points on 2-of-7 shooting.

Timberwolves 119, Thunder 116

Karl Anthony-Towns erupted for 33 points, 19 rebounds and four blocked shots as the Timberwolves (3-3) escaped with the win.

Jimmy Butler added 25 points and seven assists in his best performance of the season.

Russell Westbrook led the Thunder (2-3) with 27 points. Paul George and Carmelo Anthony added 23 apiece, and Steven Adams had 20.

Nuggets 105, Hawks 100

Gary Harris, Nikola Jokic and Will Barton each scored 18 points, and Paul Millsap had 16 in his return to Atlanta, and the Nuggets (2-3) picked up the win.

Emmanuel Mudiay added 16 points off the bench.

The Hawks (1-4) dropped their fourth straight. They were led by Dennis Schroder's 20 points and Taurean Prince's 19. Schroder was playing on a tender ankle and was a game-time decision.

Knicks 107, Nets 86

Kristaps Porzingis scored 30 points and grabbed nine rebounds and the Knicks (1-3) won their first game in convincing fashion.

Courtney Lee added 13 points, and Enes Kanter and Doug McDermott scored 12 apiece.

D'Angelo Russell led the Nets (3-3) with 15 points -- as the only starter to score more than seven.