LeBron James notched up his first triple-double of the season to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 117-92 rout of the Chicago Bulls. Paul Pierce netted 17 of his 26 points in the first half as the Boston Celtics cruised past the Washington Wizards 108-83. Rodney Stuckey had 38 points as the Detroit Pistons beat the Sacramento Kings 98-92, while the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 91-80.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 31 points as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 96-86, while Carmelo Anthony made a late three-pointer as the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 122-120. * PA Sport