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Streaking Jazz beat Pacers for 12th straight win

Streaking Jazz beat Pacers for 12th straight win

Mehmet Okur scored 24 points as the Utah Jazz beat the Indiana Pacers 112-100 on Tuesday for their 12th straight victory.
Paul Millsap finished with 22 points and nine rebounds, Ronnie Brewer scored 18 points and Deron Williams had 12 assists for the Jazz, who moved closer to the franchise record of 15 consecutive victories.
Troy Murphy scored 23 points and tied a Pacers home record with seven 3-pointers. He also grabbed 13 rebounds, while Jarrett Jack and T.J Ford each added 21 points for Indiana.
Spurs 100, Bobcats 86
At San Antonio, Tim Duncan had 18 points and 11 rebounds as San Antonio stopped Charlotte's franchise-record winning streak at six.
Tony Parker and Roger Mason added 21 points apiece for the Spurs, who couldn't shake the Bobcats until late before ending Charlotte's recent surge that pushed the Bobcats into the playoff picture.
Raja Bell and Emeka Okafor each had 16 points for the Bobcats, who are a game behind eighth-place Chicago in their bid to make the playoffs for the first time since joining the NBA in the 2004-05 season.
Knicks 120, Bucks 112
At Milwaukee, Nate Robinson scored 10 of his 32 points in the final five minutes to help New York beat Milwaukee for a rare road victory.
Larry Hughes added a season-high 39 for the Knicks, who have won only eight road games all season. With Tuesday's victory, New York also managed to prevent Milwaukee from its first sweep of the season series since 1990-91.
Charlie Villanueva scored 32 for the Bucks, who came into Tuesday's game trying to cling to the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference despite a season filled with significant injuries.


Updated : 2021-02-27 18:58 GMT+08:00