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NBA Roundup

Associated Press
The NBA roundup …
MIAMI ó Shortly after LeBron James called LaMarcus Aldridge one of the top All-Star “snubs” in NBA history, he scored 26 points and led the Portland Trail Blazers to a 105-96 win over Miami ó sending the Heat to their fifth straight loss.
Gerald Wallace scored 22 for Portland, which won its seventh straight on the road and fourth straight overall. Brandon Roy and Andre Miller each scored 14 for the Blazers, who got 11 from Nicolas Batum and 10 more from Wesley Matthews.
Lakers 101, Hawks 87
ATLANTA ó Kobe Bryant scored 26 points to pass Moses Malone on the career scoring list.
The Lakers took a three-game losing streak into the All-Star break. Since then, they’ve won eight straight, a streak that began with a similar 104-80 home win over the Hawks on Feb. 22.
Bryant passed Malone for sixth place on the list.
76ers 110, Pacers 100
INDIANAPOLIS ó Thaddeus Young scored 18 points and Andre Iguodala, coming off back-to-back triple-doubles, finished with 16 points and 10 assists for Philadelphia.
Jrue Holiday scored 16 points and Jodie Meeks added 15 for the 76ers, who have won seven of eight.
Tyler Hansbrough scored 26 points, Roy Hibbert scored 13 and rookie Paul George had a season-high 10 rebounds for Indiana.
Bucks 95, Wizards 76
WASHINGTON ó Brandon Jennings scored 23 points and Andrew Bogut had 14 points, nine rebounds and seven assists in his first game back after an injury.
John Salmons had 22 points for the Bucks.
Warriors 95, Cavaliers 85
CLEVELAND ó Monta Ellis made a career-high six 3-pointers ó all in the second half ó and scored 24 points, and Stephen Curry added 23 points.
Ellis made all 5 of his 3-point attempts.

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