Dana Barros scored 10 of his 26 points during a decisive 13-6 fourth-quarter run Friday night as the Philadelphia 76ers dealt the Dallas Mavericks their 15th consecutive home defeat, 103-93.
Clarence Weatherspoon had 25 points and 14 rebounds, Jeff Hornacek scored 23 points and Shawn Bradley blocked a career-high nine shots for the 76ers. The rookie added 5 points and 4 rebounds in 23 minutes of play.Jim Jackson scored 23 points and Jamal Mashburn had 17 for the Mavericks.
Suns 110, Timberwolves 103
At Minneapolis, Danny Ainge covered for injuries to Charles Barkley and Kevin Johnson and Dan Majerle's 1-for-14 shooting by scoring a season-high 34 points, leading Phoenix to victory over Minnesota.
Barkley suffered a strained tendon in his right knee when he landed off-balance after an alley-oop pass in the final minute of the first quarter.
Cavaliers 99, Celtics 85
At Boston, The Boston Celtics dropped to their longest home losing streak in 44 years as the Cleveland Cavaliers, the NBA's second-worst road team, cruised to victory.
Hawks 100, Trail Blazers 85
At Atlanta, Dominique Wilkins scored 26 points and Kevin Willis had 19 points and 17 rebounds against Portland, leading Atlanta to its fourth consecutive victory.
Bulls 99, Bullets 92
At Landover, Md., Scottie Pippen scored 25 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:50 left, as Chicago beat Washington for the 12th straight time.
Spurs 84, Nuggets 76
At Denver, David Robinson and Dale Ellis hit key baskets down the stretch, and the San Antonio Spurs held Denver scoreless in the final 3:58 for the win.
Sonics 102, Kings 93
At Seattle, Shawn Kemp scored nine of his 19 points in the final four minutes as the Seattle SuperSonics held off Sacramento for their 14th victory in 15 home games.
Lakers 111, Clippers 108
At Inglewood, Calif., Anthony Peeler scored 26 points, including a critical 3-pointer with 25 seconds remaining, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to victory over the Los Angeles Clippers.