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The Sacramento Kings are tough to beat anywhere they play. For the New York Knicks, there's no place to hide.

Sacramento, behind the double-figure scoring of seven players, won its 12th straight and extended its home unbeaten streak to 16 games with a 112-98 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night.

Meanwhile, New York's abysmal season reached new depths as Charlotte dealt the Knicks their worst home loss in the franchise's 56-year history, 111-68.

The Knicks shot a season-worst 30 percent as their losing streak reached eight games, their longest skid since Dec. 5-20, 1986.

SUPERSONICS 109, 76ERS 98: Gary Payton scored 28 points and Seattle shot a team-record 66.1 percent in a victory in Philadelphia. Allen Iverson led the Sixers with 38 points and became the eighth player in Philadelphia history to score 10,000 career points.

BUCKS 97, PISTONS 79: Michael Redd scored 21 points and Sam Cassell added 18 as Milwaukee extended its winning streak to eight games with a win in Detroit.

HAWKS 95, ROCKETS 91: Jason Terry scored 19 points as Atlanta stopped a six-game losing streak overall and a five-game home losing skid with a victory over visiting Houston. Nazr Mohammed finished with 18 points and 17 rebounds for the Hawks.

MAVERICKS 113, NETS 105: Dirk Nowitzki scored 39 points, including nine straight during a 17-1 run in the closing minutes, leading host Dallas past New Jersey.

PACERS 93, BULLS 81: Reggie Miller scored 20 points as Indiana snapped a five-game losing streak with a victory in Chicago.

CELTICS 106, RAPTORS 97: Paul Pierce scored 30 points and Antoine Walker added 20 points and 10 assists as Boston beat Toronto.

HEAT 95, CAVALIERS 93 (OT): Brian Grant made two jumpers in the final 1:22 of overtime as visiting Miami won its fifth straight and dealt Cleveland its 10th consecutive loss.

TIMBERWOLVES 105, WIZARDS 101: Kevin Garnett had 23 points and nine assists to offset Michael Jordan's 29 points.

CLIPPERS 102, NUGGETS 89: Elton Brand had a season-high 31 points, 14 rebounds and six blocked shots as Los Angeles dealt Denver its 14th straight road loss.