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Wednesday, March 31 – NBA scores, updates, news, stats, highlights and top fantasy performers

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Kawhi Leonard, Trae Young, Ben Simmons [NBA Getty Images]

There were only four games of NBA action on this Wednesday, but still plenty of storylines to follow.

If you missed any of the action we have you covered with updates, highlights and more from each contest.

Charlotte Hornets 114, Washington Wizards 104

A big night from Gordon Hayward and some clutch fourth quarter play from Terry Rozier helped lift the Hornets to a win on the road.

Hayward tallied 26 points, 11 rebounds and six assists while Rozier led all scorers with 27 points. Russell Westbrook added another triple-double to his season tally with 22 points, 15 rebounds and 14 assists.

Philadelphia 76ers 95, Denver Nuggets 104

Jamal Murray poured in 30 points to lead the Nuggets to a comfortable win over Philadelphia. Michael Porter Jr. added 27 points and 12 rebounds while Nikola Jokic finished with 21 points and 10 boards.

Atlanta Hawks 110, Phoenix Suns 117

Devin Booker top scored with 21 and Deandre Ayton added a 13-point, 14-rebound double-double as the Suns held off the Hawks at home.

Bogdan Bogdanovic finished with 22 points for Atlanta while Trae Young had 19 points and 13 assists.

Orlando Magic 103, LA Clippers 96

The Magic outscored LA 33-23 in the fourth quarter to shock the Clippers and pick up a win on the road.

Chuma Okeke led all scorers for Orlando with 18 points, while Terrence Ross added 15 off the bench. Kawhi Leonard top scored for the Clippers with 28.

A steal and dunk from Michael Carter-Williams sealed the deal for Orlando.

Top fantasy performers

Gordon Hayward - 26 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists

Russell Westbrook - 22 points, 15 rebounds, 14 assists and 2 steals

Jamal Murray - 30 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals

Kawhi Leonard - 28 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 steal

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