Highlights of Thursday's NBA games
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Thursday's National Basketball Association games:
Bulls 103, Knicks 97
Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 35 points and added seven assists to lead the Chicago Bulls to a win against the New York Knicks.
Chicago (16-9) played without guard Derrick Rose, who was sick, while the Knicks (5-23) were without forward Carmelo Anthony because of a sore left knee.
Pau Gasol added 20 points for the Bulls while Tim Hardaway Jr. led the Knicks with 23 points.
Pelicans 99, Rockets 90
Anthony Davis delivered an exceptional two-way performance as the New Orleans Pelicans fought off the Houston Rockets. Continued...