The Golden State Warriors and the San Antonio Spurs enjoyed big wins as LeBron James inspired NBA champions the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Golden State responded from their loss on Monday with a 109-86 victory over the Sacramento Kings.
The Spurs put the Orlando Magic to the sword, easing to a 107-79 win on Wednesday.
James scored 31 points in Cleveland's 113-104 victory at home to the Indiana Pacers.
THOMPSON GETS WARRIORS BACK ON TRACK
The Warriors went down to the Denver Nuggets last time out but there was no repeat of that performance on Wednesday.
Klay Thompson played a key role in avoiding back-to-back defeats courtesy of his 35 points.
Kevin Durant posted 21 points.
ALDRIDGE, LEONARD CRUSH MAGIC
LaMarcus Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard benefited against a short-handed Magic team in Orlando.
Aldridge put up a game-high 23 points and Leonard scored 22 points in the win over the Magic, who were without Serge Ibaka after he was traded to the Toronto Raptors.
CAVS STAY HOT
Heading into the All-Star break, the Cavaliers are in form.
A big performance from James and Kyrie Irving's 26 points guided Eastern Conference leaders the Cavs to their seventh win in eight games.
Kyle Korver made six three-pointers for the hosts as the Pacers crashed to a fifth consecutive defeat.
WESTBROOK SCORES TRIPLE-DOUBLE
The Oklahoma City Thunder benefited from another Russell Westbrook triple-double as they triumphed 116-105 against the New York Knicks.
All-Star Westbrook had 38 points, 14 rebounds and 12 assists for his 27th triple-double of the season and 64th of his career.
BOUCHARD ENJOYS NETS GAME WITH TWITTER DATE
Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard stayed true to her word after losing a Super Bowl bet on Twitter, meeting up with 20-year-old university student John Goehrke on Wednesday.
The pair were in attendance at Barclays Center as the Brooklyn Nets lost 129-125 to the Milwaukee Bucks.
HEAT, RAPTORS WIN
The Miami Heat were 117-109 winners over the Houston Rockets, the Toronto Raptors topped the Charlotte Hornets 90-85 and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Atlanta Hawks 99-84.
Elsewhere, the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 116-108, Andrew Wiggins helped the Minnesota Timberwolves past the Denver Nuggets 112-99, the Dallas Mavericks lost to the Detroit Pistons 98-91, the New Orleans Pelicans saw off the Memphis Grizzlies 95-91, the Phoenix Suns accounted for the Los Angeles Lakers 137-101 and the Utah Jazz were too good for the Portland Trail Blazers 111-88.
CELTICS AT BULLS
There are just two games scheduled on Thursday, with the Washington Wizards facing the Pacers and the Celtics meeting the Chicago Bulls.
28. März 2017
|Murray out of Davis Cup tie|
|No reason why India can´t win abroad - Kumble|
|Australia 2 United Arab Emirates 0: Irvine, Leckie ease World Cup qualification fears|
|Partizan UEFA ban lifted after CAS appeal|
|Manchester United and Mourinho a good fit for Pogba, but Pires urges patience|
|Adopt a Lion: Kiwis urged to open homes for touring fans|
|Don´t go to Real Madrid yet, Pires tells Mbappe|
|Jagielka: Everton want to win Merseyside derby for Coleman|
|Options limited if Ozil leaves Arsenal, Ballack claims|
|Fire at the home of CSL side Shanghai Shenhua|
|Friendships with Australia players over, says Kohli|
|Messi is Barca and Barca is Messi - Neymar confident over star´s Camp Nou stay|
|Kohli ´absolutely delighted´ to retain top ranking|
|AFA confident Messi will face Bolivia amid ban threat|
|Weather not a worry for Patel|
|Kohli describes Australia series win as India´s ´best so far´|
|A lot of people wrote us off - Smith proud of Australia in defeat|
|New Zealand closing in on victory against Proteas|
|India regain Border-Gavaskar trophy with crushing win|
|Spurs dismantle Cavs, Westbrook lifts Thunder|
|Brazil attracting attention of Messi - Neymar|
|Kerber, Pliskova advance to quarters but Cibulkova and Muguruza fall|
|No decision made on Western Force future - ARU|
|Federer, Wawrinka move into last 16|
|Verratti accepts L´Equipe apology after partying accusations|
|Neymar uncomfortable with Messi and Ronaldo comparisons|
|Ramos: Real Madrid will welcome Mbappe with open arms|
|Ivory Coast-Senegal abandoned after crowd trouble|
|49ers general manager Lynch welcomes Raiders fans to ´come jump on our train´|
|In-demand Rodrigo Caio signs new Sao Paulo deal|
27. März 2017
|I hope I don´t jinx him - De Rossi tips Gagliardini as his ´heir´|
|Ventura explains Barzagli´s ´problems´ after Italy withdrawal|
|Kraft: Brady wants to play ´six or seven´ more years|
|I´m in the middle of my career - Retirement far from Ramos´ thoughts|
|Raiders´ Derek Carr conflicted by NFL approval of Las Vegas move|
|Federer´s fine 2017 continues with easy Del Potro win|
|Mayweather-McGregor bout disastrous for UFC - De La Hoya|
|ECB hopes new T20 competition can be ´most dynamic tournament in world cricket´|
|Efficient Giroud still a favourite for France boss Deschamps|
|Dustin Johnson pulls out of Shell Houston Open|
|Koke wanted inside track on Mbappe - Griezmann|
|Raiders´ move to Las Vegas approved by NFL owners|
|De Boer will not be next Netherlands coach, says agent|
|Liverpool great Fowler expects Merseyside derby dominance to continue|
|Spieth tees off with comeback king Brady ahead of Masters redemption bid|
|Ademi doping ban reduced to two years|
|Aguero dropped by severely depleted Argentina|
|Manchester City fined £35,000 by FA|
|Ryan poised to leave Munster for Racing|
|Real Madrid great Raul won´t rule out shock Barcelona move|
|France could take over world football - Wenger wowed by next generation|
|Dickwella to miss rest of ODI series with fractured hand|
|Warner put too much pressure on himself - Hick|
|Thierry Henry on Kylian Mbappe: Ooh la la!|
|Ireland loss could be blessing in disguise for England, says Robinson|
|Valencia appoint Alemany as CEO|
|Vettel and Ferrari renaissance gives Mercedes food for thought and F1 excitement again|
|Redskins president: Firing GM McCloughan right thing to do|
|Barcelona´s Arda suffers groin injury on Turkey duty|
|Rockets´ Beverley: Resting is ´b******t´|
|For once, I beat Allegri! - Sarri thrilled to be honoured as Serie A´s best coach|
|Western Force deny rumours they will be cut from Super Rugby|
|Paying Lukaku £250,000 a week would be ´an absolute bargain´|
|Only Griezmann can decide his future, says Gameiro|
|We couldn´t have asked for more - Ashwin ecstatic as India close in|
|Barcelona will monitor Dybala but deal ´very difficult´|
|India on course for series victory over Australia after dramatic day in Dharamsala|
|Eusebio: I would reject Barcelona|
|Brailsford´s marginal gains ´a load of rubbish´, claims Wiggins|
|Ribery turned down ´every big club´ for Bayern stay|