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Pistons 101, Magic 86
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Richard Hamilton scored 27 points and Ben Wallace had 19 rebounds for Detroit. Hamilton scored 23 of his points in the second and third quarters, when the Pistons rallied from a 13-point deficit to take control. Cliff Robinson added 17 points and Chauncey Billups 16 for the Pistons, who have won five of their last six. Tracy McGrady scored 20 points on 6-of-19 shooting and Mike Miller added 18 points for the Magic.
Timberwolves 89, Nuggets 75
MINNEAPOLIS -- Anthony Peeler scored 20 points off the bench and Kevin Garnett added 14 points and 15 rebounds to lead Minnesota. Juwan Howard had 19 points and eight rebounds and Ryan Bowen had 14 points and nine rebounds for Denver.
Rockets 101, Celtics 92
HOUSTON -- Steve Francis scored 26 points, including eight of his team's final 12, and the Rockets overcame Boston's 3-point barrage. Cuttino Mobley added 24 points, James Posey had 12 and Yao Ming blocked five shots as the Rockets won their second in a row and sent Boston to its eighth loss in 10 games. The Celtics attempted 33 3-point shots -- tying the most ever by a Rockets opponent -- and made 14 of them.
Bulls 101, Knicks 94
CHICAGO -- Jalen Rose scored 28 points and Tyson Chandler had a career-high 19 rebounds as the Bulls nearly blew a 20-point fourth-quarter lead. Allan Houston led New York with 25 and Kurt Thomas chipped in 19. Latrell Sprewell had 17 but shot just 7-of-22 for the game.
Grizzlies 110, Warriors 108
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Gordan Giricek made an open layup with one second remaining. Giricek scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half. Pau Gasol added 23 points and 12 rebounds for his fourth straight double-double as Memphis snapped a three-game losing streak.
-- Associated Press

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