Wednesday's HIGHLIGHTS

Spurs 104, Celtics 93: Tony Parker scored 19 points and San Antonio beat Boston, winning its eighth straight overall and remaining undefeated at home. The Celtics have lost five straight.

Trail Blazers 91, Bucks 82: LaMarcus Aldridge scored 21 points, Damian Lillard added 19, and Portland beat Milwaukee for its eighth straight win.

Pelicans 105, Jazz 98: Anthony Davis had 22 points, nine rebounds and eight blocks, and New Orleans beat Utah. First-round draft choice Trey Burke made his NBA debut for Utah after missing the first 12 games because of surgery on his right index finger. He scored 11 points in 12 minutes.

Clippers 102, Timberwolves 98: Blake Griffin had 20 points and 10 rebounds while dominating his matchup with Kevin Love, and Chris Paul scored 16 points in the fourth quarter to lead Los Angeles over Minnesota. Love managed just 10 points on 2-for-14 shooting. Paul finished with 20 points and 11 assists.

Hawks 93, Pistons 85: Paul Millsap, signed in the offseason to replace Josh Smith, had 19 points to steal the spotlight in Smith's return to Atlanta, leading the Hawks past Detroit. Smith, who signed with Detroit after nine seasons with the Hawks, had 11 points while shooting 5 of 15 from the field.


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Pacers 103, Knicks 96: Paul George made three free throws to tie the score with 5.2 seconds left in regulation, then scored nine of his season-high 35 points in overtime as Indiana sent New York to its sixth straight home loss.

Heat 120, Magic 92: LeBron James scored 21 points as Miami cruised to its fifth straight victory.

Kings 113, Suns 106: DeMarcus Cousins had 19 points to lead Sacramento past Phoenix.

Mavericks 123, Rockets 120: Monta Ellis had a season-high 37 points to help Dallas spoil Dwight Howard's best offensive night for Houston. Howard made his first 11 shots and scored 33 points.

-- ASSOCIATED PRESS