NBA: Heat end Celtics' winning run, Russell Westbrook outshines Kevin Durant as Thunder beat Warriors
Durant, who left the Thunder in 2016 in a blockbuster move, was subdued as former team-mate Westbrook piled on 34 points in a 108-91 win.
No player in NBA history had scored 46 points with 15 rebounds in a game while adding so many blocks and assists and Embiid warned he still isn't in top form.
James Harden produced a triple-double as the Houston Rockets found their offence with a 117-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday.
Russell Westbrook completed his collection with a triple-double on Saturday against the Chicago Bulls, the only NBA team that had denied the Oklahoma City star the statistical feat.
NBA: Lonzo Ball, Lakers get last word on Wizards feud with overtime win; Russell Westbrook leads Thunder to victory
Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers had the last word on John Wall and visiting Washington after days of NBA trash talk, prevailing 102-99 in overtime Wednesday.
Wiggins' banked in shot from near half-court denied new Oklahoma City Thunder signing Carmelo Anthony a signature moment with his new club.
Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant both were ejected with 43 seconds left on Saturday night, a fitting end to a frustrating night for Warriors in a 111-101 loss to Memphis.
Westbrook, the NBA MVP last season when he averaged a triple-double, ended the night with with 21 points, 16 assists and 10 rebounds.
NBA 2017-18: From LeBron James' records to Spurs chasing history, 10 things to look out for in the new season
The offseason was loaded with changes. Carmelo Anthony and Paul George went to Oklahoma City, Gordon Hayward and Irving went to Boston, Isaiah Thomas got sent to Cleveland, Jimmy Butler is now in Minnesota and Paul Millsap calls Denver home.
NBA 2017-18 preview: After bold offseason moves, Oklahoma City Thunder could challenge the best in the West
Oklahoma City Thunder should have a good season based on talent alone, and their ability to close games out should carry them far in the playoffs.
LeBron James is hopeful Dwyane Wade will join the Cleveland Cavaliers after he secured his buyout from the Chicago Bulls.
Carmelo Anthony formally completed his move to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday, cementing a blockbuster trade after seven seasons with the New York Knicks.
The Rockets traded for James Harden in 2012 and built the franchise around him. He has been an all-star in all five of his seasons in Houston.
Andrew Wiggins scored a team high 28 points as the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped the Houston Rockets nine-game winning streak with a 119-105 NBA victory.
Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant combined for 65 points to give the Warriors victory, while the Cavaliers slumped to defeat in the absence of LeBron James.
On a team of mostly first-time young Olympians, it was the USA veterans Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant who stole the show in the Rio Olympics 2016 as they won their third straight gold medal.
Australia's new teenage swimming sensation Kyle Chalmers won the blue riband Olympic 100m freestyle gold, as golf headed for a controversial return to the Games after 112 years.
Meanwhile, the Boston Celtics clinched a playoff berth as Jeff Green scored 34 points, including a 3-pointer with 45 seconds in a 98-93 win over the Detroit Pistons.