Love-struck Thunder finally lose

Kevin Love scored 28 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat Oklahoma City 99-93 to snap the Thunder's 12-game winning streak.

Love also added 11 rebounds and seven assists to his haul, while Nikola Pekovic had 24 points and 10 assists.

Kevin Durant scored 33 points and Russell Westbrook fell one assist short of a triple-double with 30 points and 11 rebounds for the Thunder, whose record fell to an NBA-leading 21-5.

LeBron James had 24 points, stretching his run of scoring 20 or more to 23 games, in the Miami Heat's 110-95 win over the Dallas Mavericks, while Nicolas Batum scored 22 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 101-93.