NBA ROUNDUP | Friday's other games
Nets 94, Celtics 87
BOSTON -- Jason Collins set career highs with 19 points and 13 rebounds, leading New Jersey over the Boston Celtics, a victory that made Byron Scott the winningest coach in Nets history. Jason Kidd had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Nets, who had lost consecutive games since Scott tied Kevin Loughery with 129 career wins.
Wizards 86, Raptors 60
WASHINGTON -- The Toronto Raptors threatened records for offensive futility again, scoring just four points in the second quarter and a franchise-low 23 in the first half of a loss to the Washington Wizards. Larry Hughes scored 16 points to pace the Wizards, who led 51-23 at halftime and took over by pushing the tempo and controlling the boards in the second quarter.
Knicks 114, Kings 111
NEW YORK -- Allan Houston scored 29 of his 39 points in the second half, and the New York Knicks came back to beat the Sacramento Kings. The Knicks rallied from an 87-80 third-quarter deficit to beat the Kings, who have lost seven straight at Madison Square Garden.
Pistons 105, Bucks 99
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Chauncey Billups scored 27 points and Richard Hamilton added 24, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Milwaukee Bucks for their fourth consecutive victory.
Hornets 114, Lakers 95
NEW ORLEANS -- Baron Davis was too quick and too accurate for Kobe Bryant, and the New Orleans Hornets became the first team this season to defeat the revamped Los Angeles Lakers with a victory.
Timberwolves 100, Magic 71
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Latrell Sprewell scored 22 points, lifting the Minnesota Timberwolves over the slumping Orlando Magic. Kevin Garnett had 21 points and 17 rebounds for his third double-double of the season.
76ers 106, Bulls 85
CHICAGO -- Allen Iverson scored a season-high 33 points and had 11 assists, and Glenn Robinson got his first double-double with Philadelphia as the 76ers defeated the Chicago Bulls. It was the fourth blowout loss already this season for Chicago. The Bulls (2-4) lost to Washington at home by 25 in their opener, got beat at Milwaukee by 30 and got blown out by Houston by 32 at home on Monday.
Suns 96, Grizzlies 88
PHOENIX -- Stephon Marbury broke out of a bad shooting night with eight of his 16 points in the final 5 1/2 minutes, and the Phoenix Suns held on to beat the Memphis Grizzlies. All five Suns' starters hit double figures, led by Shawn Marion's 20 and Amare Stoudemire's 18.
Clippers 104, Nuggets 102, OT
DENVER -- Corey Maggette had 29 points and 10 rebounds, and Quentin Richardson scored six of his 23 points in overtime to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a win over the Denver Nuggets. Los Angeles won for the first time after opening the season with a pair of losses to Seattle in Japan.
-- Associated Press