Wizards 90, Raptors 84
Bradley Beal scored 20 points, Nene had 11 points and nine rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the host Toronto Raptors on Monday night for their third consecutive victory.
A.J. Price and Martell Webster each added 12 points for the Wizards, who won for just the fifth time in 27 road games this season. Washington’s road record is the worst in the NBA.
John Wall had 10 points and seven assists, and Emeka Okafor had eight points and 13 rebounds as the Wizards won for the 14th time in 23 games.
DeMar DeRozan scored 25 points and Kyle Lowry had 18 for the Raptors, who had won six of their previous seven.
It was a rough night for Toronto’s Rudy Gay, who missed his first six field-goal attempts before scoring on a driving dunk one minute into the fourth quarter. Gay shot 1-for-11 and finished with seven points.
Hawks 114, Pistons 103
Al Horford had 23 points and 22 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the host Detroit Pistons for their fifth win in six games.
Josh Smith added 23 points for the Hawks, who were ahead 61-51 at halftime and led by as many as 26 in the third quarter.
The Pistons have lost three in a row.
Jeff Teague had 20 points for Atlanta, which shot 14-of-33 from 3-point range. Kyle Korver scored 15 points, all from beyond the arc.
Rodney Stuckey led Detroit with 22 points.
The Hawks shot 55 percent in the first half, including 7-of-16 from 3-point range.
Celtics 110, Jazz 107
Paul Pierce scored 26 points, including seven in a row in overtime, and the Boston Celtics beat the host Utah Jazz to close out a five-game road trip.
Pierce had a chance to win it in regulation, but his 19-footer at the buzzer rimmed out.
Alec Burks’ reverse layup pulled Utah to 108-105 with 37 seconds left in overtime. Paul Millsap made two free throws with 4.2 seconds remaining.
Nuggets 119, Lakers 108
Wilson Chandler scored 23 points in place of an injured Danilo Gallinari, and Ty Lawson added 22 in the host Denver Nuggets’ victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Gallinari, the Nuggets’ leading scorer, sat out with a bruised left thigh. He wasn’t needed as the Nuggets won their ninth consecutive game at home, snapped the Lakers’ four-game winning streak and took the season series from their longtime nemesis 3-1.