Indiana Pacers 89-85 Atlanta Hawks > see highlights
David West was too much for the Hawks all night and whenever the Pacers needed a big hoop. He was 4-for-5 in the third quarter, as Indy broke the game open, then, late in the fourth, he hit a turnaround hook to push the lead to six with 2:05 left, and another short jumper with 49.5 left to increase the lead to eight…The Hawks shot a blistering 73.3 percent (11-for-15) in the second quarter. It was the highest percentage Indiana has allowed an opponent in a quarter all season.
LA Lakers 99-109 Minnesota Timberwolves > see highlights
Minnesota Timberwolves shot 47.1 percent from beyond the arc but just 44.6 percent overall. They’ve managed to adjust their game without the inside force of the injured Nikola Pekovic, who usually dominates with high-percentage shots in the paint.
Chicago Bulls 101-92 Phoenix Suns > see highlights
Bulls defended the 3-point line, came up with 21 turnovers and slowed Tuesday night’s game to a wagon-train pace. The result was a 101-92 win that snapped the Suns’ five-game win streak.
Charlotte Bobcats 91-75 Golden State Warriors > see highlights
Al Jefferson scored 30 points with 13 rebounds and the Charlotte Bobcats throttled the Golden State Warriors’ offense in a 91-75 victory Tuesday.