The night of Saturday, Jan. 4, was a wild one in the NBA.
In Minnesota, stars Kevin Durant and Kevin Love put on a show. Ultimately, Durant walked away with a season high in points and the win, while Love added some more ammo to his detractors by missing three game-ending free throws.
In San Antonio, the Spurs made a statement in blowing up a Los Angeles Clippers team desperately trying to show it should still be taken seriously, even without the injured Chris Paul.
Two Atlantic Division teams, the Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers, continued their winning ways. We might just see a second (or third) team make the Eastern Conference playoffs after all.
Let's get to it.