Stephen Curry showed why he is the two-time reigning NBA MVP with a star performance in the Golden State Warriors’ win over the Denver Nuggets, while the New Orleans Pelicans opened their account.
Curry scored 33 points to lead the Warriors past the Nuggets 125-101 in Denver on Thursday.
After eight losses to open the season, the Pelicans trumped the Milwaukee Bucks 112-106.
Dwyane Wade got the better of his former team the Miami Heat as the Chicago Bulls prevailed 98-95.
Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers recorded a 101-91 win over the Sacramento Kings.