Pacers 87, Rockets 74

Pacers 87, Rockets 74
HOUSTON -- Jamaal Tinsley scored 28 points, including six during a key 10-0 run in the fourth quarter, and Jermaine O'Neal added 27 for Indiana. The 10-0 run came after a 63-63 tie with 9:31 to play, and the Pacers never led by fewer than six the rest of the way. Tracy McGrady scored 28 points and Yao Ming 21 added for the Rockets, who have lost two in a row after a four-game winning streak.
Magic 103, Pistons 101
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Steve Francis scored 32 points and Hedo Turkoglu added a season-high 29 as Orlando snapped Detroit's six-game winning streak. Doug Christie, playing his first home game since being acquired in a trade from Sacramento a week ago, hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:26 remaining. Christie had nine points and tied his season high with four steals.
Mavericks 137, Wizards 120
DALLAS -- Jerry Stackhouse scored a season-high 29 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 28 points to surpass 10,000 for his career as the Dallas Mavericks racked up the most points in the NBA this season. It was Mavericks coach Don Nelson's final game leading the team before undergoing surgery Thursday to repair a torn right rotator cuff.
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