NBA Scores & Headlines: 3-23-2012
NBA Score Card: March 23, 2012
Here are the scores and headlines from all of Friday’s NBA games.
Utah 121, Denver 102
SALT LAKE CITY, March 24—Seven Utah players hit double figures in their win over Denver.
Los Angeles Lakers 103, Portland 96
LOS ANGELES, March 24 – The Lakers won over the still sinking Trail Blazers which saw Andrew Bynum step up and get 28 points.
San Antonio 104, Dallas 87
SAN ANTONIO, March 24 — The Spurs made a definitive statement in the battle for Texas as Danny Green scored 18 points.
Okla. City 149, Minnesota 140 (2OT)
OKLAHOMA CITY, March 24 –It was a knock down, drag out affair but Russell Westbrook’s 45 monster points got the Thunder passed the Timberwolves in double OT.
Philadelphia 99, Boston 86
PHILADELPHIA, March 24 –The story of the night should have been the 76ers holding onto their Atlantic Division lead. Instead it was the terrifying appearance of Mickael Pietrus’ second quarter fall.
Miami 88, Detroit 73
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 24—Miami wins their four straight in what appeared to be an off-night for them.
Toronto 96, New York 79
TORONTO, March 24 — The Knicks were playing like a team on a mission until the stepped to of all teams the Raptors. A 30-point showing from DeMar DeRozan led the way.
Atlanta 93, New Jersey 84
ATLANTA, March 24- –The Hawks played big time in the fourth to get passed the Nets. Josh Smith put up 30.
Phoenix 113, Indiana 111
INDIANAPOLIS, March 24 –Steve Nash added another moment to his highlight reel with a three-point game-winner.
Milwaukee 112, Charlotte 92
CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 24 — The Bucks beat Charlotte with intensity.
Orlando 93, Cleveland 80
ORLANDO, Fla., March 24 — Ryan Anderson had 17 points to lead the starting five who all hit double figures.