Kyle Lowry and the shorthanded Toronto Raptors needed help from their reserves down the stretch on Saturday to beat the host Los Angeles Clippers, 110-98.
The former Villanova and Cardinal Dougherty star scored 25 points, and the resilient Raptors got 18 of their 30 fourth-quarter points from the bench to end the Clippers' eight-game home winning streak.
Magic 102, Hornets 94 - Nik Vucevic had 22 points and 11 rebounds, Tobias Harris scored 21 points, and Orlando overcame 42 points from Kemba Walker to win in Charlotte, N.C.
Walker scored a Charlotte-record 35 in the second half and finished 15 of 30 in the highest-scoring game of his career, but the Hornets could not regain the lead after falling behind by 10 at halftime.
It's the seventh time in the last 10 games Walker has scored at least 20 points. He made five three-pointers.
Wizards 101, Celtics 88 - Kris Humphries scored 18 points and Paul Pierce added 17 as host Washington beat Boston.
It was the Wizards' eighth win in their last 10 games, and it was decided quickly. Washington scored 13 consecutive points to take a 15-2 lead fewer than four minutes into the game.
Jeff Green scored 23 points for Boston, which has lost four straight.
Grizzlies 103, Heat 95 - Mike Conley scored 24 points, Marc Gasol added 22 points and 10 rebounds, and visiting Memphis never trailed on its way to beating Miami.
Beno Udrih scored 11 for the Grizzlies, who led by 19 early in the second half before Miami scored to get within one or two points on 11 occasions in the final minutes.
But the Grizzlies always had an answer, putting six players in double figures and snapping a four-game losing streak.
Dwyane Wade scored 25 points for Miami, which fell to 6-11 at home. Danny Granger scored a season-high 18 off the bench for the Heat, who got 16 from Luol Deng and 13 from Chris Andersen.
Pacers 110, Nets 85 - Rodney Stuckey scored 20 points, David West added 17, and Indiana overwhelmed host Brooklyn.
Former Nets guard C.J. Watson, who played for Brooklyn during the 2012-13 season, came off the bench and scored 17 points. Luis Scola added 13, Chris Copeland had 12, and Lavoy Allen chipped in with 10.
Bulls 107, Pelicans 100 - Jimmy Butler scored 33 points, Derrick Rose had 19, and the host Bulls beat New Orleans for their sixth consecutive victory.
- Associated Press