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Curry too hot for Knicks

Stephen Curry had a triple-double in just three quarters as the Golden State Warriors eased to a 126-103 victory over the New York Knicks.

Curry had 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, while Klay Thompson backed up his stellar effort with 25 points of his own.

Carmelo Anthony contributed 23 points and 16 rebounds for the Knicks, who slipped to their fifth straight defeat.

Kevin Durant poured in 37 points to help the Oklahoma City Thunder snap their three-game losing streak with a 113-107 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Russell Westbrook added 21 points and six assists as the Thunder won for the first time since he returned from a knee operation.

Kyrie Irving had 21 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds for his first triple-double in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 99-79 win over the Utah Jazz.

Elsewhere, the Los Angeles Lakers came out on top in a wild game against the Sacramento Kings with a 126-122 win, while the Phoenix Suns got 40 points from Goran Dragic in a 116-104 win over the New Orleans Pelicans.