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NBA Report / Scores and fast facts

>Friday's top games

Indiana 124, New Jersey 92: Mike Dunleavy scored 30 points and the Pacers snapped a six-game losing streak. It was Indiana's largest margin of victory this season.

Memphis 99, Philadelphia 94: Rudy Gay scored 16 points and put the Grizzlies ahead for good with a 6-footer in traffic as Memphis rallied from a 21-point deficit.

Milwaukee 116, Toronto 110 (OT): Corey Maggette hit a tiebreaking three-pointer in the final minute of overtime and the Bucks handed the Raptors their 10th straight loss.

Atlanta 111, New York 102: Joe Johnson scored 34 points and the Hawks turned back the Knicks' late comeback. Amare Stoudemire led the Knicks with 27 points.

Denver 117, Cleveland 103: Carmelo Anthony scored 33 points, Arron Afflalo added 23 and the Nuggets gave the Cavaliers their team record-tying 19th straight loss.

Miami 88, Detroit 87: Eddie House hit two free throws with 6.5 seconds left, LeBron James led all scorers with 39 points and the Heat rallied late to beat the Pistons. Miami improved to 2-8 in games decided by fewer than five points.

Chicago 99, Orlando 90: Derrick Rose scored 22 points despite two stomach ulcers, Luol Deng added 26, and the Bulls beat Dwight Howard (40 points) and the Magic.

Oklahoma City 122, Washington 117 (2OT): Kevin Durant scored 10 of his 40 points in the second overtime, Russell Westbrook added his third triple-double of the season and the Thunder kept the Wizards winless on the road.

Utah 108, Minnesota 100: Paul Millsap had 30 points and the Jazz snapped a six-game losing streak. Jonny Flynn had five points and six assists.

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Late Thursday

Boston 88, Portland 78: Ray Allen scored 18 points, Paul Pierce added 17 and the Celtics opened a four-game West Coast road swing on a winning note.

Compiled from News and wire service reports.

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