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NBA Report / Scores and fast facts

Wednesday's top games

New York 99, Atlanta 82: Jeremy Lin had an easy night ahead of his toughest opponent yet, and the Knicks tuned up for their trip to Miami by beating the Hawks. Lin had 17 points and nine assists, sitting out most of the fourth quarter. The Knicks visit Miami tonight for a nationally televised game.

Oklahoma City 119, Boston 104: Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and Kevin Durant added 28 for the Thunder, who won their 11th straight at home. Kevin Garnett's return after a two-game absence wasn't enough to lift the Celtics, who were still without point guard Rajon Rondo as he served the second game of a two-game suspension.

Orlando 108, New Jersey 91: Dwight Howard had 20 points and 17 rebounds and Magic rolled the Nets. Howard, who can become a free agent in July if the Magic don't trade him by the March 15 trading deadline, got the loudest cheers from the crowd in Newark, N.J.

Sacramento 115, Washington 107: Marcus Thornton scored 18 of his 22 points in the second half, rookie Isaiah Thomas had 16 of his 18 after halftime, and the Kings beat the Wizards in a nonstop points-fest that looked like an All-Star Game preview -- minus the All-Stars.

Indiana 102, Charlotte 88: Tyler Hansbrough had a season-high 22 points and nine rebounds as the Pacers continued their dominance of the Bobcats. The Pacers have now beaten the Bobcats nine time straight times, including twice this week.

New Orleans 89, Cleveland 84: Chris Kaman scored 21 points and the Hornets held off a late Cleveland rally. Cavaliers rookie point guard Kyrie Irving was held to six points, tying his career low.

Toronto 103, Detroit 93: DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points, Aaron Gray set season highs with 12 points and 12 rebounds and the Raptors snapped a three-game losing streak.

Chicago 110, Milwaukee 91: Joakim Noah had 13 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists for the first triple-double by a Bulls center in roughly 35 years.

Compiled from News and wire service reports.