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Brewer shines as Thunder stumble

Corey Brewer scored 26 points as the Denver Nuggets saw off Oklahoma City 121-118 in overtime to end the Thunder's six-game winning streak.

Brewer headed seven Denver players in double figures against their Northwest rivals, improving their record to 25-18 - still some way behind the Thunder (32-9).

Kevin Durant followed up his 52-point game against Dallas with another 37 and eight assists, while Russell Westbrook added 36 points and nine dishes, but it was not enough for the Thunder.

Jose Calderon had 22 points and nine assists as the Toronto Raptors beat the Los Angeles Lakers 108-103.

Landry Field added 18 points and 10 rebounds while Kobe Bryant paced the Lakers with 26 points.

The Detroit Pistons claimed a 103-88 win over the Boston Celtics, who suffered their third straight loss, while the Dallas Mavericks saw off the Orlando Magic 111-105.