Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Rose rises to help Bulls beat Magic

Rose rises to help Bulls beat Magic

Derrick Rose scored 22 points despite two painful stomach ulcers, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 99-90 win over the Orlando Magic in the NBA on Friday.
Luol Deng added 26 for the Bulls, who took the lead with a big third quarter and then held off a late push by Orlando.
Dwight Howard had a season-high 40 points for the the Magic, who cut it to 93-90 before Deng scored and Rose hit four free throws the rest of the way, sealing the win.
Hawks 111, Knicks 102
In Atlanta, the hosts resisted New York's late comeback.
Joe Johnson scored 34 points for Atlanta, who had forward Marvin Williams back for his first start since Dec. 29, giving the Hawks their original starting five for the first time in almost a month, but he may soon face an NBA suspension.
In the final minute, Williams pushed New York's Shawne Williams in the back, starting a brief altercation, and appeared to throw a punch.
Amare Stoudemire led the Knicks with 27 points, including a basket to cut Atlanta's lead to 102-97 with 4:05 remaining.
Heat 88, Pistons 87
In Miami, Eddie House hit two deciding free throws with 6.5 seconds left, completing a Miami comeback against Detroit.
LeBron James led all scorers with 39 points, finishing with nine assists and eight rebounds for the Heat, who played without Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade and trailed by 10 late in the third quarter.
House had 15 points for Miami, which had lost five of its previous six games.
Ben Gordon scored 21 points for Detroit, which had a chance to win it on the final play, but Austin Daye's dunk attempt bounced off the rim.
Thunder 124, Wizards 117, OT
In Oklahoma City, Washington came close to finally winning its first road game of the season, but was denied in overtime by Oklahoma City.
Kevin Durant scored 10 of his 40 points in the second overtime, converting a three-point play, hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer from the right wing and then adding a jumper from the top of the key as the Thunder finally took the lead for good.
Russell Westbrook added his third triple-double of the season for Oklahoma City.
Washington fell to 0-22 on the road. Nick Young scored 32 points but missed a potential game-winner at the end of the first overtime.
Grizzlies 99, 76ers 94
In Philadelphia, Rudy Gay scored 16 points and put Memphis ahead for good with a 6-footer in traffic, helping Memphis rally from a 21-point deficit and beat Philadelphia.
The Grizzlies trailed by 21 in the third quarter and were down 16 entering the fourth. Gay helped the Grizzlies take over. He threw down a thunderous dunk and then hit the contested jumper to make it 87-85.
Zach Randolph had 22 points and 12 rebounds for the Grizzlies.
Jodie Meeks and Jrue Holiday each scored 16 points for the Sixers.
Jazz 108, Timberwolves 100
In Salt Lake City, Utah won its first game in seven by defeating Minnesota.
Paul Millsap scored 30 points and Earl Watson had a season-high 13 assists for the Jazz in place of Deron Williams, who missed his first game of the season with a wrist injury.
The Timberwolves ave lost six straight despite Kevin Love's 32nd consecutive double-double. He had 22 points and 15 rebounds.
Nuggets 117, Cavaliers 103
In Cleveland, the hosts fell to a record-tying 19th straight loss, beaten by Denver.
The Cavaliers are now just five losses away from breaking the NBA record of 23 consecutive defeats in one season, an inglorious mark shared by the expansion Vancouver Grizzlies (1995-96) and Nuggets (1997-98).
Carmelo Anthony scored 33 points and Arron Afflalo added 23 for Denver, who hung on after seeing the lead cut to six points in the fourth quarter.
J.J. Hickson had 24 points and 14 rebounds for Cleveland, which matched the 19 games lost at the end of 1981-82.
Pacers 124, Nets 92
In Indianapolis, Mike Dunleavy scored 30 points to help Indiana snap a six-game losing streak and beat New Jersey.
Dunleavy shot 12 for 16 from the field and made 6-of-7 3-pointers in his first game with 30 or more points in more than two months. He helped Indiana post its largest margin of victory this season.
Roy Hibbert scored 20 points for the Pacers, who shot 63 percent overall and made 12-of-22 3-pointers. It was Indiana's second-highest score this season.
Brook Lopez had 28 points to lead the Nets, who suffered their heaviest defeat this season.
Bucks 116, Raptors 110, OT
In Toronto, Corey Maggette hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer in the final minute of overtime and Milwaukee went on to hand Toronto its 10th straight loss.
Maggette had 29 points and 11 rebounds, and Andrew Bogut scored six of his 24 points in overtime for the Bucks.
Amir Johnson scored a season-high 24 points and added 12 rebounds for Toronto, which matched its longest losing streak since a 10-game slide in 2005-06.


Updated : 2021-05-09 02:32 GMT+08:00