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Nets 117, Bulls 111

CHICAGO — Spencer Din­wid­die scored 24 points and Brook­lyn beat Chicago with­out All-Star guard Kyrie Irv­ing to snap a three-game los­ing streak.

Irv­ing en­tered Satur­day sixth in the NBA with 28.5 points per game but sat with a right shoul­der in­jury. The short-handed Nets are also with­out Caris LeVert, who’s re­cov­er­ing from right thumb surgery.

Bucks 102, Pac­ers 83

IN­DI­ANAPO­LIS — Gian­nis An­te­tok­oun­mpo had 26 points, 13 re­bounds and six as­sists and Mil­wau­kee forced In­di­ana into its worst shoot­ing per­for­mance of the sea­son. Brook Lopez added 15 points and eight re­bounds. He had blocked five shots as the Pac­ers shot a sea­son-low 32% from the field.

Hor­nets 103, Knicks 102

NEW YORK — Devonte’ Gra­ham made his ninth 3-pointer with 2.8 sec­onds re­main­ing and had 29 points to lead Char­lotte past New York.

P.J. Wash­ing­ton scored 19 points, Terry Rozier had 16 and Marvin Williams added 13.

Heat 109, Pel­i­cans 94

MI­AMI — Ken­drick Nunn scored 22 points and Mi­ami beat New Or­leans to re­mained un­beaten at home.Bam Ade­bayo had 18 points and 14 re­bounds, and Jimmy But­ler added 16 points, 13 as­sists and eight re­bound. Mi­ami is 5-0 at home and 9-3 over­all — ty­ing the best 12-game start in team his­tory.

Rock­ets 125, Tim­ber­wolves 105

MINNEAPOLI­S — James Har­den scored 49 points on a whop­ping 41 shots from the field and un­der­manned Hous­ton won its sev­enth straight game, over Min­nesota.

With Rus­sell West­brook rest­ing, the Rock­ets needed Har­den to shoul­der an even big­ger scor­ing load than usual. The 41 at­tempts are the most in his ca­reer, and the most in the NBA this sea­son, sur­pass­ing the 37 Golden State’s D’An­gelo Rus­sell took in an over­time loss Nov. 8 in the same build­ing in Min­nesota.

Har­den made 16 of the 41 shots, go­ing 8 for 22 from 3-point range. He was 9 of 11 on free throws.

Mav­er­icks 110, Rap­tors 102

DAL­LAS — Luka Don­cic had 26 points and 15 re­bounds in Dal­las’ vic­tory over Toronto.

Don­cic scored nine points in the fourth quar­ter as the Mav­er­icks added to a one-point lead. He made all seven free throws in the quar­ter and fin­ished with a ca­reer-best 15 free throws in 19 at­tempts.

Trail Blaz­ers 121, Spurs 116

SAN AN­TO­NIO — CJ McCol­lum scored 32 points and Port­land beat San An­to­nio to spoil Tim Dun­can’s first shot at coach­ing fol­low­ing Gregg Popovich’s ejec­tion.

Popovich was ejected af­ter walk­ing onto the court to be­rate of­fi­cial Ja­son Gold­en­berg over a non-call. Popovich calmly walked off the court fol­low­ing his first ejec­tion of the sea­son.

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