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Iguodala, Sixers rally past Nets

PHILADELPHIA — Andre Iguodala scored 19 of his 28 points in the second half, Samuel Dalembert had 11 points, 18 rebounds and five blocks, and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied for a 91-87 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Saturday night.

Andre Miller had 21 points and five assists, and Lou Williams added 15 points on 4-for-6 shooting from the field for the Sixers, who have won 17 of their last 22 games.

Vince Carter led New Jersey with 27 points but was only 10-for-25 from the floor. Richard Jefferson was held to 11 points on 3-for-15 shooting.

Philadelphia beat New Jersey for the first time this season. The Nets had won the first two meetings this season and last three overall.

Bucks 108, Cavaliers 98

MILWAUKEE — Mo Williams scored 27 points and Milwaukee snapped a six-game losing streak with a victory over Cleveland.

LeBron James scored 29, Zydrunas Ilgauskas added 20 and Wally Szczerbiak 14 as Cleveland failed in its first attempt at going 11 games over .500 this season.

Timberwolves 114, Knicks 93

MINNEAPOLIS — Ryan Gomes scored 26 points, reserve Rashad McCants had 24, and Minnesota beat New York.

Hawks 98, Magic 90

ATLANTA — Joe Johnson scored 34 points, Mike Bibby had 20 and Atlanta beat Orlando.

Josh Smith finished with 19 points for Atlanta, which took its sixth straight home victory against Orlando.

Bobcats 94, Heat 82

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Gerald Wallace scored 26 points, Jason Richardson had 24, and Charlotte held off an early fourth-quarter rally to beat Miami and snap a five-game losing streak.

Nazr Mohammed added 16 points and 14 rebounds, while Raymond Felton had 10 assists for the Bobcats, who saw a 14-point lead midway through the third quarter trimmed to three points early in the fourth.

Grizzlies 117, Kings 111

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Juan Carlos Navarro scored 11 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and Memphis held on for a victory over Sacramento.

Hornets 113, Celtics 106

NEW ORLEANS — David West scored 37 points and New Orleans overcame an early 15-point deficit to defeat Boston.

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