Zach LaVine scored 25 points, Wendell Carter Jr. had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls hung on for a 106-99 victory over the short-handed Memphis Grizzlies.
T.J. Warren scored 24 points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 107-100.
Garrett Temple scored a season-high 27 points, Spencer Dinwiddie had 18 of his 24 in the second half and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Atlanta Hawks 130-118.
Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 112-93.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points to lift the Milwaukee Bucks to their 13th consecutive victory, 127-103 over the Detroit Pistons.
Aaron Gordon scored a season-high 32 points, Terrence Ross had 22 and the Orlando Magic beat the Phoenix Suns 128-114.
Devonte Graham made 10 3-pointers and scored 33 points, and the Hornets spoiled D'Angelo Russell's return to the court with a 106-91 victory over the Warriors.
James' performance goes against the norm for most superstars nearing 35.
Luka Doncic, Trae Young lead an impressive group that shows promise.
Overlooked and overshadowed, Hornets' combo guard has been one of the NBA's biggest surprises so far this season.