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NBA Report: Heat rallies to defeat Rockets

LeBron James scored a season-high 38 points, Chris Bosh had 24 points and 10 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rallied to beat the host Houston Rockets, 113-110, last night. Dwyane Wade scored 19 points for the Heat, which shot 47.6 percent from three-point range (10 of 21) and 51 percent from the field overall. Chandler Parsons scored a career-high 25 points and Omer Asik had a career-best 19 points and 14 rebounds for the Rockets, who led 110-106 with 90 seconds left. Jeremy Lin shot an air ball from three-point range with 10 seconds left.

Celtics 101, Bulls 95: Rajon Rondo had 20 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists for visiting Boston. Rondo took advantage of Bulls point guard Nate Robinson for three quarters, helping the Celtics build a 12-point lead on 56 percent shooting. Luol Deng led the Bulls with 26 points and 11 rebounds.

Jazz 140, Raptors 133: Paul Millsap scored seven of his 34 points in the third overtime, Al Jefferson had 24 points and 17 rebounds, and Utah beat Toronto for its first road win of the season

Bucks 105, 76ers 96: Brandon Jennings scored 33 points and Monta Ellis had 18 to lead Milwaukee past Philadelphia. Before the game, Philadelphia learned center Andrew Bynum will miss at least five more weeks because of a bone bruise in his right knee.

Thunder 92, Pistons 90: Russell Westbrook scored 33 points with 10 rebounds and Kevin Durant had 26 points and nine rebounds to lead visiting Oklahoma City. The Pistons were led by Rodney Stuckey', who had 19 points.

Suns 110, Nuggets 100: Goran Dragic scored 21 points, including 4 of 5 shooting on three-pointers, to lead seven Phoenix players in double figures and the host Suns snapped Denver's four-game winning streak.

Timberwolves 90, Mavericks 82: Nikola Pekovic scored 20 points before leaving with a sprained left ankle for visiting Minnesota. Because of injuries, the T-Wolves dressed only 10 players.

Hawks 95, Trail Blazers 87: Josh Smith had 19 points and 11 rebounds for visiting Atlanta.

-- AP

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