DeMar DeRozan scored 18 points and Lou Williams had 14 for the Raptors, whose last victory over Miami was a 111-103 home win on Jan. 27, 2010. Chris Bosh, now with Miami but out for the season after experiencing a blood clot, had 24 points and 18 rebounds for Toronto in that game.
Dwyane Wade scored 25 for the Heat, whose longest win streak against any opponent is 17 games against Milwaukee (1993-97).
at Denver 114, Golden State 103: Kenneth Faried had 24 points and 17 rebounds, and the Nuggets got past a Warriors team that rested four key players, including its top two scorers, guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Starting center Andrew Bogut and key reserve Andre Iguodala also got the night off, and Marreese Speights served a one-game suspension after pleading no contest to reckless driving.
at Oklahoma City 113, Minnesota 99: Russell Westbrook logged his sixth triple-double in eight games and scored 15 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Thunder pull away. Westbrook checked out with 2:13 to play, seemingly a rebound short of the feat, but a scoring change gave him his 10th rebound to go with 12 assists.
at Charlotte 101, Chicago 91: Gerald Henderson scored 20 points, Mo Williams had 18 and the Hornets erased a 19-point first-half deficit to hand the injury-riddled Bulls their fourth loss in fiive games.
at Philadelphia 114, Sacramento 107: Robert Covington scored 24 points and the 76ers erased an 18-point third-quarter deficit. The Kings, who lost despite 39 points and a career-high 24 rebounds from DeMarcus Cousins, are 22-42, guaranteeing a ninth straight losing season.
at Dallas 129, Clippers 99