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Iverson, Van Horn lift 76ers to win

PHILADELPHIA — Allen Iverson had 22 points and matched a season-high with nine assists, and Keith Van Horn added 20 points and nine rebounds to lead Philadelphia past Portland, 90-79.

The Sixers improved to 13-2 since the All-Star break and snapped Portland's three-game winning streak.

Aaron McKie had 13 points, Eric Snow scored 12 and Derrick Coleman grabbed 10 rebounds for the 76ers. Damon Stoudamire had 16 points, Rasheed Wallace scored 15 and Dale Davis had 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who turned the ball over a season-high 25 times.

HAWKS 107, KNICKS 104: At Atlanta, Glenn Robinson had a three-point play with three seconds left, capping a frantic final minute.

With a final chance to tie, the Knicks went to Latrell Sprewell, who was immediately fouled by Robinson with 1.8 seconds left. But Sprewell missed the first free throw, then intentionally clanged the second off the rim.

Atlanta's Shareef Abdur-Rahim grabbed the rebound, and the Hawks had their third straight victory. They've won five of six overall.

Abdur-Rahim finished with 33 points and Jason Terry added 20 for Atlanta. Robinson scored 19.

LAKERS 106, TIMBERWOLVES 99: At Minneapolis, Derek Fisher scored 21 points, including a clutch jump shot with 26.6 seconds left.

Kobe Bryant (30 points) and Shaquille O'Neal (26 points, 15 rebounds) did their usual thing, but Fisher helped extend the Minnesota defense and gave the Lakers hope of salvaging a season-long six-game road trip that started with ugly losses at Chicago and Detroit.

Kevin Garnett had 23 points and 17 rebounds and Troy Hudson scored 21 points for the Timberwolves, who lost their second straight at home after a 17-game winning streak. They also missed a chance to take the season series from the Lakers for the first time ever in front of their first sellout crowd of the season.

PISTONS 90, WIZARDS 80: At Auburn Hills, Mich., Chauncey Billups scored 25 points and Ben Wallace had a season-high 17 points with 24 rebounds, pushing Michael Jordan further away from his hope of ending his career in the playoffs.

Jordan scored 15 for Washington, which has lost five of seven and is one game behind Milwaukee for the final playoff spot. The Wizards, 9-21 away from home, play 11 of their final 17 games on the roadors.

The Eastern Conference-leading Pistons have won four straight after losing a season-high seven games.

Jerry Stackhouse scored 24 for the Wizards, and Bryon Russell added 10.

HORNETS 87, HEAT 83: At Miami, Jamal Mashburn scored 21 points and P.J. Brown added 20 as the New Orleans Hornets rallied in the second half, completing a four-game sweep of the season series.

Mashburn and Brown combined for 16 points in the fourth quarter against their former team to help the Hornets pull away.

New Orleans won for the 10th time in 12 games. The Hornets have won 10 straight against the Heat, dating back to the 2000-2001 playoffs.

Hornets guard Baron Davis, who returned this week following knee surgery, didn't dress because of what the team described as "rehabilitative purposes."

ROCKETS 121, BULLS 91: At Houston, James Posey scored 12 points in a 16-3 run to open the game and the Houston Rockets were never threatened again.

It is Houston's fourth consecutive victory, matching its longest winning streak of the season.

Posey finished with a season-high 26 points, while Steve Francis had 23, Glen Rice and Yao Ming 16 each and Cuttino Mobley 13 as the Rockets snapped a three-game losing streak to the Bulls.

Jamal Crawford led Chicago with 23 points.

SPURS 107, CLIPPERS 96: At San Antonio, Tim Duncan had his third career triple-double with 24 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists.

Bruce Bowen scored 14, Speedy Claxton added 13 and Kevin Willis and Stephen Jackson had 12 each as the Spurs won their fifth in a row.

Lamar Odom led all scorers with 26 points, including 14 in the first quarter, and Corey Maggette added 14 for the Clippers.

KINGS 119, RAPTORS 84: At Sacramento, Calif., Chris Webber had 26 points and 10 rebounds as the Sacramento Kings never trailed.

The victory, Sacramento's eighth straight at home, came after the Kings' worst loss of the season — a 25-point defeat Thursday night in Phoenix. The Kings moved 3 1/2 games ahead of Portland in the Pacific Division.

Peja Stojakovic had 19 points for Sacramento, Scot Pollard had a season-high 14, while Vlade Divac had 12. Doug Christie had 11 points and 10 rebounds and Mike Bibby added 11 points and eight assists.

MAVERICKS 116, WARRIORS 114: At Oakland, Calif., Eduardo Najera hit a short jumper with three seconds remaining as the Dallas Mavericks prevailed in a frantic fourth quarter.

Michael Finley scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half as the Mavericks snapped a two-game losing streak by beating Golden State for the 16th consecutive time. Steve Nash added 17 points and 12 assists.

Shawn Bradley fouled out with three minutes to play after scoring 16 points with 11 rebounds. The Mavericks have won 28 straight over the last three seasons when he records a double-double.

Gilbert Arenas scored 25 of his 29 points in the second half but missed a 3-point attempt at the buzzer.