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Key duo fuel Thunder win

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook combined for 54 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 116-99 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats.

Durant scored 28 points despite eight-of-24 shooting on field goals, while Westbrook added 26.

Al Jefferson paced the Bobcats with 25 points.

Gerald Green scored 33 points as the Phoenix Suns overcame the Atlanta Hawks 129-120.

Green's haul helped the Suns pile up 79 points in the first half alone.

Tony Parker returned from injury to scored 22 points in the San Antonio Spurs' 112-106 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

Tobias Harris scored 31 points in the Orlando Magic's 92-81 win over the Philadelphia 76ers, while the Indiana Pacers edged out the Utah Jazz 94-91.

The Chicago Bulls saw off the New York Knicks 109-90 and the Toronto Raptors were 104-98 winners over the Golden State Warriors.