Kenneth Faried had 20 points and 10 rebounds for Denver.
Ty Lawson added 19 points and
Anthony Davis had 36 points, 14 rebounds, nine blocks and a career-high seven assists for New Orleans, which fell a game behind Oklahoma City for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Tyreke Evans, returning from a sprained left ankle, had 25 points and 10 assists for New Orleans, while
at Oklahoma City 109, Chicago 100:
Portland 113, at Toronto 97:
Cleveland 123, at Orlando 108: Kyrie Irving scored 33 points,
at San Antonio 123, Minnesota 97: The
at Phoenix 102, New York 89:
Houston 100, at Clippers 98