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NBA scores and highlights: Warriors win in Cousins' return; Russell stars in Nets' win & Kyrie leads Celtics to another victory

DeMarcus Cousins, D'Angelo Russell, and Kyrie Irving
DeMarcus Cousins, D'Angelo Russell, and Kyrie Irving (Getty Images)

With seven games around the Association today, there was no shortage of stars in action, headlined the return of DeMarcus Cousins, who made his season debut for the Golden State Warriors.

If you missed any of the action, catch up here with all the biggest storylines, highlights and top performers.

Boston Celtics 122, Memphis Grizzlies 116

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Kyrie Irving exploded for 38 points, (20 in the third quarter) to lead the Celtics to their second win in a row.

Detroit Pistons 98, Miami Heat 93

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Blake Griffin finished with a near triple-double of 32 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists.

Brooklyn Nets 117, Orlando Magic 115

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D'Angelo Russell went OFF for 40 points to lead the Nets to a comeback win in Orlando.

San Antonio Spurs 116, Minnesota Timberwolves 113

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Rudy Gay comes up clutch for the Spurs. He had 22 points, five assists, and four rebounds.

Utah Jazz 115 Cleveland Cavaliers 99

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The Utah Jazz make it six wins in a row, behind a strong performance from Donovan Mitchell, who recorded 24 points in 26 minutes, including this atomic jam!

Golden State Warriors 112 LA Clippers 94

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The Warriors have now won seven straight and sixth straight on the road as DeMarcus Cousins put up 14 points, 6 rebounds, and 3 assists on 3-of-4 shooting from beyond the arc.

Portland Trail Blazers 128 New Orleans Pelicans 112

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Jake Layman scored 20 points in the second quarter to give the Blazers their second straight win, while Damian Lillard led the way with 24 points.

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