Derek Fisher scored 26 points and Kobe Bryant added 25 to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 117-101 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night in Memphis, Tenn.
It was the 13th win in 16 games for the Lakers, who have won six of their last eight road games. The Grizzlies, who never led in the game, were paced by Mike Miller with 19 points. Pau Gasol added 18 points and 12 rebounds. Rudy Gay finished with 15 points.
TIMBERWOLVES 101, HEAT 91: At Minneapolis, the Miami Heat sunk to a new low Tuesday night they were handled by the Minnesota Timberwolves. Rashad McCants continued his sharp shooting streak with 27 points and the Timberwolves snapped an eight-game losing streak.
CAVALIERS 95, SUPERSONICS 79: At Cleveland, LeBron James showed Kevin Durant how it's done by scoring 22 points, and the Cleveland Cavaliers didn't wait until the fourth quarter to put away the SuperSonics.
BUCKS 87, 76ERS 83: At Philadelphia, Charlie Bell and Mo Williams each scored 21 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the struggling Philadelphia 76ers. Andrew Bogut had 13 points and 12 rebounds for the Bucks.
ROCKETS 92, WIZARDS 84: At Washington, Luther Head's season-high 24 points and Rafer Alston's double-double led Houston past the Washington Wizards for the Rockets' third consecutive victory.
BOBCATS 115, NETS 99: At Charlotte, N.C., Jason Richardson scored 25 points and the hot-shooting Charlotte Bobcats overcame Jason Kidd's third consecutive triple-double to beat the New Jersey Nets.
KNICKS 105, BULLS 100: At Chicago, Eddy Curry scored a season-high 29 points, Jamal Crawford added 24 and New York rallied to beat Chicago and snap a seven-game losing streak.
KINGS 104, MAGIC 100: At Sacramento, Calif., John Salmons scored 21 points and Brad Miller had 20 to help Sacramento hold off Orlando.