Jor­dan’s dou­ble-dou­ble an­chors Clippers win over strug­gling Celtics

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CLIPPERS 129, CELTICS 119 BOS­TON (AP) — DeAn­dre Jor­dan had 30 points and 13 re­bounds and Los An­ge­les beat Bos­ton for its fourth vic­tory in five games.

To­bias Har­ris added 21 points, Danilo Gal­li­nari had 20, and Lou Wil­liams 19.

Kyrie Irv­ing led Bos­ton with 33 points and eight as­sists. Al Hor­ford had 20 points, and Mar­cus Mor­ris added 13 points and 11 re­bounds. The Celtics lost for the fourth time in five games, a stretch that has seen them fall be­hind Toronto for the best record in the Eastern Con­fer­ence. JAZZ 107, SUNS 97 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dono­van Mitchell scored 24 points, Royce O’Neale had a ca­reer-high 19 and Utah Jazz won its 11th straight, beat­ing Phoenix.

Devin Booker re­turned from a hip in­jury to lead the Suns with 28 points. Josh Jackson added 22 points, and El­frid Pay­ton had a triple­dou­ble with 13 points, 11 re­bounds and 12 as­sists. Phoenix has lost seven straight. THUNDER 121, GRIZZLIES 114 MEM­PHIS, Tenn. ( AP) — Paul Ge­orge scored 28 points, Rus­sell West­brook added 23 points in his 17th triple-dou­ble of the sea­son, and Ok­la­homa City held off Mem­phis.

West­brook fin­ished with 15 as­sists and 13 re­bounds to help Ok­la­homa City win for only the third time in the last nine games. Carmelo An­thony added 19 points. The Thunder made a sea­son­high 17 3-point­ers. PELICANS 139, LAKERS 117 NEW OR­LEANS (AP) — An­thony Davis had 42 points and 15 re­bounds in New Or­leans’ vic­tory over Los An­ge­les.

Davis went 15 for 18 from the field and had three as­sists, three steals and two blocks. Jrue Hol­i­day had 24 points and 11 as­sists, and re­serve Dar­ius Miller scored 19 points. RAP­TORS 122,

BULLS 98 CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Lowry had 20 points and 10 as­sists, Serge Ibaka also scored 20 points and Toronto cruised into the All­Star break with its sev­enth straight vic­tory.

Jonas Valan­ci­u­nas added 14 points and nine re­bounds to help the Rap­tors com­plete a four-game sweep against Chicago even though they only got seven points from four-time All-Star DeMar DeRozan. WIZARDS 118, KNICKS 113 NEW YORK (AP) — Bradley Beal had 36 points and Washington over­came a 27-point deficit to beat New York.

Otto Porter Jr. added 22 points and Ian Mahinmi had 17 for the Wizards, who trailed 68-41 late in the sec­ond quar­ter. Washington then went on a 42-15 run to tie it at 83 with 3:32 left in the third. 76ERS 104, HEAT 102 PHILADEL­PHIA (AP) — Ben Sim­mons had a triple-dou­ble, J.J. Redick hit a 19-foot, off-bal­anced jumper from the base­line with 19.4 sec­onds left and short-handed Philadel­phia over­came a 24-point sec­ond-half deficit to beat Mi­ami.

Dario Saric added 19 points and Marco Be­linelli had 17 in his first game with the team to help the 76ers win their fifth straight and 11th in a row on their home court. Philadel­phia All-Star cen­ter Joel Em­biid sat be­cause of sore­ness in his right an­kle. PISTONS 104, HAWKS 98 DETROIT (AP) — Ish Smith had 22 points and nine as­sists, Blake Grif­fin nar­rowly missed a triple-dou­ble and Detroit beat At­lanta to end a three-game los­ing streak.

Grif­fin fin­ished with 13 points, 12 re­bounds and nine as­sists, and An­dre Drum­mond added 13 points and 15 re­bounds. An­drew White III had 15 points for the Hawks in his NBA de­but. HORNETS 104,

MAGIC 102 OR­LANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dwight Howard had 22 points and 13 re­bounds, Kemba Walker added 20 points and Char­lotte edged Or­lando to stop a four-game slide.

Mario He­zonja led Or­lando with 21 points and 10 re­bounds. PACERS 108, NETS 103 NEW YORK (AP) — Vic­tor Oladipo scored 25 points, and Corey Joseph added 15 points and 11 as­sists to help In­di­ana beat Brook­lyn for its third straight vic­tory.

Allen Crabbe had 23 points for the Nets. They have lost seven in a row.

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