Wednesday's HIGHLIGHTS

Pacers 84, Heat 83: Paul George scored 23 points, and Roy Hibbert had 21, leading Indiana back from a seven-point fourth-quarter deficit in a victory over Miami. LeBron James scored 38 points, but the Heat managed just one basket over the final 3:54. James also had six turnovers, including one that led to an Evan Turner layup that gave Indiana the lead for good with 90 seconds to go.

Spurs 108, Nuggets 103: Tim Duncan had 29 points, 13 rebounds and five assists, and San Antonio beat Denver for its 15th straight win. Duncan scored all but one of the Spurs' final seven points, capping it with an off-balance jumper off the glass for a 107-99 lead.

Pelicans 98, Clippers 96: Anthony Morrow, scored 27 points, Anthony Davis had 16 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks, and New Orleans defeated Los Angeles for its fourth straight win. Jamal Crawford scored 31 points for the Clippers, and Blake Griffin had 21 but missed a free throw that would have tied the score with 10.5 seconds left.

Suns 99, Wizards 93: Goran Dragic scored 25 points to lead Phoenix past Washington for its fifth straight win. The Suns moved into a tie with Dallas for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference.


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Cavaliers 97, Pistons 96: Dion Waiters hit a contested baseline jumper at the buzzer, completing a rally that lifted Cleveland over Detroit. Matthew Dellavedova led the Cavaliers with a career-high 21 points, Waiters had 18 and Jarrett Jack 17. Jack scored eight consecutive points to pull Cleveland within 96-95 in the closing minutes.

Timberwolves 107, Hawks 83: Gorgui Dieng had 15 points and 15 rebounds to help Minnesota send Atlanta to its fourth straight loss. The Timberwolves scored 32 points off 26 Hawks turnovers.

Raptors 99, Celtics 90: Terrence Ross scored 24 points, Kyle Lowry had 23, and Toronto beat Boston.

Bobcats 116, Nets 111: Al Jefferson scored 35 points as Charlotte beat Brooklyn.

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