Grizzlies 103, 76ers 100
Marc Gasol scored a season-high 27 points and Rudy Gay had 26 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a win over the host Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Jerryd Bayless scored a season-high 21 points to help the Grizzlies win without point guard Mike Conley. Conley sat out with a sprained left ankle suffered in Sunday’s loss to New Orleans.
The Grizzlies rallied from 17 down to take control late in the fourth. Bayless missed a jumper, Gay grabbed the rebound and put Memphis up 101-100 on a bucket with 13.3 seconds left. Philadelphia’s Thaddeus Young missed a short attempt in front of the basket and the Grizzlies grabbed the rebound.
Gay hit both attempts from the free-throw line for the three-point cushion.
Nick Young couldn’t get the tying shot off at the buzzer for the Sixers.
Tied at 79-all to start the fourth, neither team could break free the rest of the quarter.
Kings 96, Wizards 94
Isaiah Thomas made a floater with a second to play, capping a seesaw finish as the visiting Sacramento Kings broke a four-game losing streak. Thomas dribbled down the clock after the Washington Wizards tied the game on Martell Webster’s short jumper with 7.9 seconds to play, then drove down the middle and put the ball in with a soft touch from 9 feet. Emeka Okafor scored a season-high 23 points and grabbed 15 rebounds for the Wizards.
Nets 97, Magic 77
Deron Williams had 20 points and nine assists, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Orlando Magic for their eighth straight home victory. The Nets rebounded from their first two-game losing streak under P.J. Carlesimo, finishing off a four-game sweep of the Magic, who dropped their sixth straight.
Warriors 114, Raptors 102
David Lee had 21 points and 12 rebounds, Stephen Curry scored 17 points before leaving with an injury, and the Golden State Warriors beat the host Toronto Raptors. Klay Thompson scored 19 points, Carl Landry had six of his 12 points in the fourth quarter and Andrew Bogut returned from an injury to also score 12.
Bulls 93, Bobcats 85
Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 19 points and Nate Robinson added 15 for the host Chicago Bulls. Luol Deng returned to the Bulls’ lineup after missing five games with a hamstring injury, and scored 12 points in 31 minutes.
Rockets 125, Jazz 80
James Harden scored 25 points and the Houston Rockets rolled by the Jazz, handing Utah its worst home loss in franchise history. They were outscored 26-2 on the break and shot just 39.5 percent.
Nuggets 102, Pacers 101
Andre Iguodala made a free throw with 0.4 seconds remaining after forcing a turnover to deny a last-second shot by Indiana in host Denver’s win. Iguodala finished with 13 points and 10 rebounds.