❙Phoenix’s scored 27 points, and hit a clutch three-pointer in the final minute as the Suns clinched a playoff berth with their eighth straight win. added 22 points and 10 assists.
Indiana’s scored 25 of his 33 points in the second half for the Pacers, who won their eighth straight at home. Kansas City, Kan., native
added 10 points for Indiana. Milwaukee rookie
scored 17 points and was involved in a tense moment during the third quarter. Milwaukee’s
hit the Clippers’ with a hard screen, causing Jennings to run to Bogut’s aid when a fracas nearly broke out between both teams. Houston rookie
scored a career-high 24 points, sending the Washington Wizards to their 16th straight loss.