LA Clippers 92-106 Indiana Pacers see highlights
Paul George shot 12-for-17 overall, 5-for-6 from the 3-point range. In the last three games, George has averaged 30.7 points, shot 30-for-52 (.577) overall and 13-for-21 (.619) from 3-point range.
Detroit Pistons 104-98 Washington Wizards > see highlights
Josh Smith scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half and Rodney Stuckey added 20 to lead the Detroit Pistons to a 104-98 win over the Washington Wizards on Saturday night
Miami Heat 104-96 Charlotte Bobcats > see highlights
It took an extra five minutes, but the Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 104-96 Saturday night at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Heat (29-11), playing without Dwyane Wade, got 34 points from LeBron James and 25 points from Chris Bosh. Al Jefferson led the Bobcats (17-25) with 22 points and 14 rebounds. Jefferson has three double-doubles in the last five games and 16 on the season.
Golden State Warriors 97-87 New Orleans Pelicans > see highlights
“We have weapons to space the floor, knock down 3s, big men that can run the lane, get to the basket. … We were able to do that better and it showed in the second half when we were controlling the glass, forcing them into tough jump shots and playing the way we like to play on defense.”
– Stephen Curry
Philadelphia 76ers 78-103 Chicago Bulls > see highlights
The 25-point differential was the largest for the Bulls this season. . . The Bulls improved to 7-1 when they shoot 48 percent or better in the field . . . The 76ers were guilty of 17 turnovers, on par with their league-worst average of 16.8 per game.
Milwaukee Bucks 104-114 Houston Rockets > see highlights
Terrence Jones exploded for a career-high 36 points on 14-for-20 shooting and 11 rebounds to lead the Houston Rockets past the Milwaukee Bucks 114-104 on Saturday at Toyota Center. Dwight Howard added 20 points and 14 boards for Houston (27-15), which won for the fourth time in its last five games behind a dominant performance on the interior.
Utah Jazz 72-98 Minnesota Timberwolves > see highlights
One night after setting a career-high with 12 assists in Detroit, Burke experienced the rookie roller-coaster, playing one of his worst games of the season. Burke went just 2-for-10, and his two assists were the fewest he has recorded since Dec. 6.
Portland Trail Blazers 127-111 Dallas Mavericks > see highlights
Aldridge notched his fourth consecutive double-double, pulling down 12 boards to go along with his 31 points. … Robin Lopez posted 16 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks. … Damian Lillard handed out 10 assists.