LaMarcus Aldridge had 22 points and 10 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Pistons 102-94, snapping a four-game losing streak at the Rose Garden against Detroit.
Amare Stoudemire had his best night since his arthroscopic knee surgery six weeks ago with 26 points and 12 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns beat the severely depleted New York Knicks 113-102 on Tuesday night.
Jason Terry scored 12 of his 25 points during Dallas’ big third-quarter run and the Mavericks rallied to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-84 on Tuesday night.
Paul Pierce scored 31 points, and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 101-86 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten.
Rashard Lewis scored 22 points against his former team Tuesday night, and the Orlando Magic beat Seattle 103-76, handing the SuperSonics their league-worst eighth straight loss.
Bruce Bowen went 6-of-6 from 3-point range and finished with 23 points, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-92 Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.
Allen Iverson scored a season-high 37 points and J.R. Smith added 29 to help the Denver Nuggets beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 122-100 on Monday night.
Chris Paul made the tiebreaking layup with 2.6 seconds left and finished with a season-high 27 points, leading the New Orleans Hornets to an 84-82 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Monday night.
Zydrunas Ilgauskas scored 25 points, LeBron James added 22 and the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 103-95 on Sunday night.
Richard Hamilton and the Detroit Pistons needed their quick start to send the young Seattle SuperSonics to their worst start ever.
Manu Ginobili scored 21 points and the San Antonio Spurs routed the Milwaukee Bucks 113-88 on Sunday night.
Jason Williams made the go-ahead jumper with 19 seconds left, and the Miami Heat earned their first victory of the season by beating the New York Knicks 75-72 on Sunday night. With Dwyane Wade still out and Zach Randolph not here after his grandmother’s d