Spurs Win On Balance
San Antonio — Tony Parker had 22 points and seven assists in his return from a six-game absence, leading the San Antonio Spurs’ balanced attack in a 112-106 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.
Tim Duncan scored 17 points, Kawhi Leonard added 16 and Boris Diaw had 13 points and 10 rebounds for San Antonio.
Manu Ginobili had 15 points and seven assists and Tiago Splitter had 11 points as the Spurs extended their winning streak to three games.
Bulls 109, Knicks 90
Chicago — Joakim Noah had 13 points, 12 rebounds and 14 assists for his fifth career triple-double, leading streaking Chicago over New York.
Chicago had seven players score in double figures in its ninth win in the last 10 games.
Raptors 104, Warriors 98
Toronto — DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Kyle Lowry had 13 and Toronto beat Golden State for its first victory in eight tries against Warriors guard Stephen Curry.
Thunder 116, Bobcats 99
Oklahoma City — Kevin Durant scored 28 points and Russell Westbrook had 26 to lead Oklahoma City past Charlotte. Durant made just eight of 24 field goals, but sank all 12 of his free throws.
Suns 129, Hawks 120
Phoenix — Gerald Green hit 5 of 6 3-pointers in the first half to help Phoenix score 79 points before the break, the most in the NBA this season, and the Suns held on to beat Atlanta.
Magic 92, Sixers 81
Orlando, Fla. — Tobias Harris scored a career-high 31 points and Orlando beat Philadelphia for the second time in less than a week, extending the 76ers losing streak to 14 games.
Pacers 94, Jazz 91
Indianapolis — David West scored 25 points, Paul George added 22, and Indiana beat Utah for its fifth straight victory.
A dunk from Favors cut the Pacers’ lead to 89-86 with a minute left to play, and West missed a jumper to give Utah a chance to tie with 35 seconds remaining. Hayward cut the Indiana lead to one, but Lance Stephenson sank two free throws to seal the win.
Ian Mahinmi came off the bench to score nine points for the Pacers and provide key minutes, as Roy Hibbert struggled to contain Favors.