The NBA roundup …
CHARLOTTE ó Derrick Rose and Kyle Korver scored 20 points apiece and the Chicago Bulls pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-84 on Wednesday night, a victory dimmed by Carlos Boozerís leg injury.
Korver had 12 points in the final period and Joakim Noah added 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Bulls, who won for the 11th time in 13 games and expanded their hold on second place in the Eastern Conference to 21/2 games over slumping Miami.
Boozer limped off late in the game after his left leg bent awkwardly on a flagrant foul by Kwame Brown.
Gerald Henderson had 20 points and eight assists for the Bobcats, who played again without Stephen Jackson and Tyrus Thomas in their sixth straight loss.
Timberwolves 101, Pacers 75
MINNEAPOLIS ó Kevin Love recorded his 52nd double-double in a row to surpass Moses Malone for the longest such streak since the ABA and NBA merged in 1976 in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 101-75 win over the free-falling Indiana Pacerst.
Love put up 16 points and 21 rebounds in just 27 minutes.
Former UNC star Tyler Hansbrough scored 21 points for the Pacers.
Knicks 110, Grizzlies 108
MEMPHIS, Tenn. ó Carmelo Anthony made a 16-footer with less than a second left as the New York Knicks withstood a late Memphis rally and beat the Grizzlies 110-108.
The winning shot by Anthony, who finished with 31 points, came after Zach Randolph’s three-point play with 14 seconds left made it 108-all.
Clippers 108, Celtics 103
BOSTON ó Mo Williams scored 28 points and the Los Angeles Clippers withstood a late Boston surge to beat the Celtics 108-103 for their fourth straight win despite a mediocre performance by Blake Griffin.
Griffin managed just 12 points as he missed 10 of 14 shots.
Bucks 110, Cavaliers 90
MILWAUKEE ó Brandon Jennings and Earl Boykins each scored 18 points to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 110-90 victory over Cleveland.
Thunder 110, 76ers 105, OT
PHILADELPHIA ó Kevin Durant had 34 points and 16 rebounds, and Russell Westbrook added 27 points and 12 assists to lead Oklahoma City.
Nets 94, Warriors 90
NEWARK, N.J. ó Brook Lopez had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and made two clinching free throws with 3.3 seconds left as the New Jersey Nets beat the Golden State Warriors 94-90 for their first three-game winning streak in two years.
Jazz 96, Raptors 94
TORONTO ó Al Jefferson scored 34 points, including a game-winning layup at the buzzer, and the Utah Jazz rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat Toronto 96-94, extending their winning streak over the Raptors to 12 games.
Hornets 93, Mavericks 92
NEW ORLEANS ó Jarrett Jack scored 21 points, hitting three free throws to complete an unlikely 8-0 run inside the final 1:13, and the New Orleans Hornets edged the Dallas Mavericks 93-92.
Spurs 111, Pistons 104
SAN ANTONIO ó Tony Parker scored 23 points and the San Antonio Spurs bounced back from a humbling loss by beating the Detroit Pistons 111-104. Tim Duncan finished with 15 points and 12 rebounds in 31 minutes.