San Antonio center
Leonard had his fifth consecutive 30-point performance, right after learning he will start for the Western Conference in the All-Star game for the second consecutive season.
The Spurs were unexpectedly without Gasol,
Gasol broke the ring finger on his left (non-shooting) hand by jamming it against Kyle Anderson's shoulder during warmups while attempting a running hook. The 16-year veteran center immediately clutched his hand and left the court.
X-rays revealed the break, and the Spurs said there is no timeline for Gasol's return.
Washington 113, at New York 110:
at Cleveland 118, Phoenix 103: Kryie Irving scored 26 points, All-Star teammate LeBron James finished with 21 points and 15 assists, and the Cavaliers improved to 30-11 — the same record Cleveland had at the halfway point of its 2016