For the second consecutive night Kobe Bryant scored 40 (48 yesterday) and led his Lakers to victory over Utah Jazz in overtime.

Night of the overtimes yesterday as Spurs outlasted Rockets 95-101 in overtime and Clippers served Miami their second consecutive loss also in overtime by 89-95.

Magic held on their 17-point lead and fought of Blazers’ late run.

All the results:

Sacramento Kings 98-91 Toronto Raptors
Atlanta Hawks 84-96 Indiana Pacers
Philadelphia 76ers 79-85 New York Knicks
Dallas Mavericks 90-85 Boston Celtics
Washington Wizards 64-78 Chicago Bulls
Oklahoma City Thunder 95-85 New Orleans Hornets
Houston Rockets 95-101 San Antonio Spurs
New Jersey Nets 115-123 Denver Nuggets
Los Angeles Lakers 90-87 Utah Jazz
Orlando Magic 107-104 Portland Trailblazers
Miami Heat 89-95 Los Angeles Clippers

Spurs waived Diogu and signed forward Malcolm Thomas from the D-League.

Derrick Rose missed last night’s game due to a sprained toe.

Nets made 20(!) threepointers last night.

Mavs Head Coach, Rick Carlisle got ejected after back-to-back techs.

Yesterday’s top plays:


All the action:


Dirk hits the buzzer: