Monday's top games
Philadelphia 103, Washington 83: Elton Brand had 17 points and nine rebounds, and Jrue Holiday also scored 17 to lead the 76ers.
Boston 87, Orlando 56: Paul Pierce and former Magic forward Brandon Bass each scored 19 points to carry the injury-riddled Celtics. The Magic set franchise lows for points and field goals.
Chicago 110, New Jersey 95: Derrick Rose and Richard Hamilton each scored 22 points to lead the banged-up Bulls to an easy win.
Oklahoma City 99, Detroit 79: The Thunder's Russell Westbrook and reserve James Harden each scored 24 points, and Kevin Durant had 20.
San Antonio 104, New Orleans 102: Tim Duncan sank a 13-foot running hook in the lane with 1.4 seconds left to finish with a season-high 28 points for the Spurs.
Houston 107, Minnesota 92: Kevin Martin scored 31 points to lead the Rockets to their seventh straight victory. It was Kevin McHale's first game back at Target Center since he was fired by the Timberwolves in 2009.
Atlanta 97, Milwaukee 92: Joe Johnson scored 15 of his season-high 28 points in the fourth quarter to pace the Hawks. Brandon Jennings had 21 points and 11 assists to lead Milwaukee.
Around the rim
New York Knicks: Point guard Baron Davis practiced for the first time this season with the Knicks, who hope he can solve some of their offensive woes when he's ready to play.
Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose says his sprained left big toe might bother him the rest of the season. Rose said the toe "is never going to be right this year." But he said he "felt decent" during Monday's shootaround and was able to start in Monday's game.
Compiled from News and wire service reports.