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Pac­ers 101, 76ers 95

IN­DI­ANAPO­LIS — T.J. Warren scored 21 points and blocked a late 3-pointer that would have given Philadel­phia the lead to help the In­di­ana Pac­ers hold on for a vic­tory over the 76ers.

The Pac­ers have now beaten the 76ers twice in 14 days, this time af­ter charg­ing back from an 11-point deficit mid­way through the third quar­ter. Mal­colm Brog­don also had 21 points and added seven re­bounds and nine as­sists.

Thun­der 117, Tim­ber­wolves 104

MIN­NEAPO­LIS—Sh ai Gil geo us Alexan­der had 20 points, a ca­reer-high 20 re­bounds and 10 as­sists in his first triple-dou­ble, lead­ing Ok­la­homa City over Min­nesota.

Gil­geous-Alexan­der came in av­er­ag­ing 23.7 points in his pre­vi­ous 13 games but did much more than score in this one, also match­ing his ca­reer best in as­sists.

Celtics 113, Bulls 101

BOS­TON — Jayson Ta­tum scored 21 points, Jaylen Brown 19 and Bos­ton coasted over Chicago.

Enes Kan­ter had 15 points and nine re­bounds, Kemba Walker added 14 points and Mar­cus Smart had 12 points for Bos­ton, which won its sec­ond straight af­ter a sea­son-high three-game los­ing streak.

Pel­i­cans 117, Pis­tons 110, OT

DETROIT — Lonzo Ball scored five of his 17 points in over­time and New Or­leans beat Detroit in a matchup of in­jury-de­pleted teams.

The Pis­tons are still miss­ing starters Blake Grif­fin (knee), Luke Ken­nard (knee) and Reg­gie Jackson (back), while the Pel­i­cans played with­out their top three scor­ers — Bran­don Ingram (knee), Jrue Hol­i­day (el­bow) and JJ Redick (ham­string) — along with Der­rick Fa­vors (ham­string) and Zion Wil­liamson (knee).

Detroit, which trailed by 16 with 11 min­utes to play, tied the game at 100 on Der­rick Rose’s bank shot with 30 sec­onds left. E’Twaun Moore missed two short jumpers, giv­ing Detroit the ball with 14 sec­onds re­main­ing, but Rose missed at the buzzer.

Trail Blaz­ers 115, Hor­nets 112

PORT­LAND, Ore. — Damian Lil­lard scored 30 points, in­clud­ing a buzzer­beat­ing 3-pointer from nearly half­court to end the third quar­ter, and Port­land handed Char­lotte its fifth straight loss.

An­thony Tol­liver had a sea­son-high 16 points, all in the fourth quar­ter, and the Blaz­ers snapped a two-game over­all los­ing streak and a four-game skid at the Moda Cen­ter. CJ McCol­lum fin­ished with 27 points.

Magic 114, Kings 112

SACRA­MENTO — Aaron Gor­don made a three-point play with 1.1 sec­onds re­main­ing, and Or­lando beat Sacra­mento.

Gor­don fin­ished with 19 points and nine re­bounds in his re­turn to Or­lando’s lineup af­ter miss­ing one game with calf tight­ness. Nikola Vuce­vic had 26 points and 15 re­bounds, and Evan Fournier scored 25 points.

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