MIAMI, FL (December 8) —— The NBA results and scores on Wednesday night, December 7 with the Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks, New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies all getting victories, while the Golden State Warriors collapsed and stunned.
Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown each scored 25 points, and the Boston Celtics cruised to a comfortable 125-98 win over the sloppy Phoenix Suns to improve their NBA best record this season to 21-5. Malcolm Brogdon added 16 points off the bench in the win.
Josh Okogie paced the Phoenix Suns with a career-high 28 points off the bench, while Devin Booker added 17. Read more: NBA scores on December 5 – Wins for Bucks, Celtics
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points, seven assists and six rebounds, while Jrue Holiday added 31 points, six assists and five rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Sacramento Kings 126-113. The win on Wednesday night for the Bucks was their 13th consecutive over the Kings.
In other NBA results and scores on Wednesday night, the Brooklyn Nets defeated Charlotte Hornets 122-116, the Utah Jazz stunned the Golden State Warriors 124-123 after Steve Kerr’s side was left without a response following the late collapse on the road, while the Memphis Grizzlies won four straight with a 123-102 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Elsewhere, the Orlando Magic snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 116-111 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, the Los Angeles Lakers went down 126-113 against Toronto Raptors, while the New Orleans Pelicans won five straight games and surged to the top of the Western Conference standings after beating Detroit Pistons 104-98.
NBA Results and Scores
Wednesday’s Games – December 7
Orlando Magic 116, beat Los Angeles Clippers 111, OT
Brooklyn Nets 122, beat Charlotte Hornets 116
Toronto Raptors 126, beat Los Angeles Lakers 113
New York Knicks 113, beat Atlanta Hawks 89
Memphis Grizzlies 123, beat Oklahoma City Thunder 102
Milwaukee Bucks 126, beat Sacramento Kings 113
New Orleans Pelicans 104, beat Detroit Pistons 98
Chicago Bulls 115, beat Washington Wizards 111
Minnesota Timberwolves 121, beat Indiana Pacers 115
Utah Jazz 124, beat Golden State Warriors 123
Boston Celtics 125, beat Phoenix Suns 98