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Jazz end Heat's winning streak

Jazz end Heat's winning streak

Utah's Devin Harris converted a three-point play with 4.5 seconds left as the Jazz snapped Miami Heat's nine-game NBA winning streak with a 99-98 victory on Friday.
LeBron James had 35 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and three blocked shots for Miami, but passed on the final possession to Udonis Haslem, who missed a long jumper at the buzzer.
Dwyane Wade chipped in 31 points and six rebounds for the Heat, who were without All-Star Chris Bosh.
Al Jefferson came up with 20 points and six rebounds for the Jazz, who had six players in double figures.
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BULLS 112, CAVALIERS 91
In Cleveland, Luol Deng scored a season-high 24 points as Chicago won its fifth straight by beating Cleveland.
Derrick Rose added 19 for the Bulls, who built a 24-point lead in the third quarter and moved a game ahead of Miami for the best record in the Eastern Conference.
Antawn Jamison scored 22 for Cleveland, which missed injured leading scorer Kyrie Irving and slipped to a seventh straight defeat by Chicago.
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NUGGETS 117, ROCKETS 105
In Houston, Ty Lawson had 22 points and a career-high 15 assists to help Denver beat Houston.
Arron Afflalo scored 16 of his 17 points in the second half for the Nuggets, who shook off a dismal shooting start and ended up with seven players scoring in double figures.
Kevin Martin scored a season-high 35 points for the Rockets, who were outrebounded 49-35 and gave up a season-worst 33 second-chance points.
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76ERS 105, WARRIORS 83
In Philadelphia, Lou Williams scored 25 points to lead Philadelphia over Golden State.
Elton Brand had 14 points and 14 rebounds as the Sixers topped 100 points for the first time in 20 games, perhaps inspired by a halftime ceremony to honor the 50th anniversary of Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game.
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HAWKS 99, BUCKS 94
In Atlanta, Vladimir Radmanovic made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 11.9 seconds remaining to complete Atlanta's final quarter rally against Milwaukee.
Jannero Pargo scored 11 points, all in the fourth quarter for the Hawks, who were without leading scoring Joe Johnson but got plenty out of their reserves.
The Bucks, led by Brandon Jennings' 34 points, led by 15 in the third quarter but Atlanta pulled ahead with a 15-3 run to open the final period.
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GRIZZLIES 102, RAPTORS 99
In Toronto, Memphis beat Toronto for the sixth straight time.
Rudy Gay had 23 points and 12 rebounds, while Mike Conley and Marc Gasol each scored 21 for the Grizzlies, who have won seven of their past eight overall.
Jerryd Bayless had 18 points for the Raptors.
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HORNETS 97, MAVERICKS 92
In New Orleans, Chris Kaman had 20 points and 13 rebounds to lead New Orleans over Dallas.
The Hornets led for the entire second half but did not secure the win until Jarrett Jack hit a leaning jumper with 17.9 seconds left, giving them a 93-89 lead. Jack finished with 15 points and six assists.
Dirk Nowitzki added 19 points, but was only 7 of 19 from the floor as Dallas lost a season-worst fourth in a row.
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CELTICS 107, NETS 94
In Boston, Paul Pierce had 27 points and eight assists as Boston downed New Jersey and got back above .500 with its third straight win.
Kevin Garnett added 20 points and 10 rebounds for his second straight double-double.
The Celtics were playing without an ill Ray Allen but still controlled nearly the game and had five players score in double figures.
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SPURS 102, BOBCATS 72
In San Antonio, Tony Parker scored 15 points as San Antonio overwhelmed lowly Charlotte in the second half.
Richard Jefferson scored 14 points and hit four 3-pointers for the Spurs, who bounced back from a rare home loss earlier in the week against Chicago to win for the 13th time in their past 15 games.
Corey Maggette and Boris Diaw each scored 14 points for the Bobcats, who were playing San Antonio for the only time this season, have lost 20 of their past 21.


Updated : 2021-04-11 19:07 GMT+08:00