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NBA Report / Scores and fast facts

>Saturday's games

Atlanta 98, New Jersey 87: The Hawks took control with 19 straight points early in the game and clinched a playoff spot. Al Horford had 23 points and 12 rebounds for Atlanta.

Charlotte 114, New York 106: Boris Diaw scored 20 points, Stephen Jackson added 19 despite a sore hamstring, and the Bobcats dropped the Knicks to 7-12 since acquiring Carmelo Anthony.

Detroit 100, Indiana 88: Richard Hamilton scored 23 points, and the Pistons went on a 21-3 run in the third quarter, then held off the Pacers.

Chicago 95, Milwaukee 87: Derrick Rose had 30 points and a career-high 17 assists, hitting three straight shots late to rally the Bulls.

Dallas 94, Utah 77: Jason Terry had 22 points and Dirk Nowitzki 19 as the Mavericks completed their first season sweep of the Jazz since the 2004-05 season.


>Late Friday

Golden State 138, Toronto 100: Monta Ellis had 27 points, Dorell Wright had 26 and the Warriors scored an NBA season-high 84 points in the first half.

L.A. Lakers 112, L.A. Clippers 104: Kobe Bryant scored 37 points and the Lakers never trailed in their 14th victory in 15 games since the All-Star break.

From News and wire service reports.

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