MILWAUKEE Michael Redd scored a season-high 42 points, including five free throws in the final 1:13, and the Milwaukee Bucks rallied from 23 points down to beat the Denver Nuggets 115-109 on Saturday night.
Mo Williams added 26 points, including 20 in the second half, for Milwaukee, which finished the game on a 23-10 run to deny Denver (33-22) its best 55-game start in 20 years.
Allen Iverson scored 26 points, and Carmelo Anthony added 25 for the Nuggets, which led by 23 in the second quarter, 64-50 at halftime and 99-92 with less than seven minutes remaining.
They couldn't hold off the Bucks, who made 13 of 14 free throws in the final 1:35 to seal the comeback and the victory.
The game was tied at 104 with 1:19 remaining when Redd made two free throws on back-to-back possessions to put Milwaukee up four. Williams made it 110-104 with two free throws with 31 seconds left.
Andrew Bogut had 12 points and a season-high 20 rebounds for Milwaukee.
J.R. Smith, coming off a career-best 43-point performance against Chicago on Friday, had 20 points for Denver.
Denver looked on its way to dominating Milwaukee in the first half, but the Bucks opened the third quarter on a 25-13 run behind 12 points by Williams to cut a 14-point halftime deficit to 77-75. Williams had 14 in the period and the Bucks outrebounded the Nuggets 17-3 in the third.
76ERS 101, HEAT 96: At Miami, Andre Iguodala scored 24 points and converted a key three-point play as the Philadelphia 76ers scored the final 10 points in overtime and sent the Miami Heat to their 11th straight loss, 101-96 on Saturday night. Andre Miller scored 24 points and Willie Green added 14 for the Sixers, who fell behind early in the extra period before coming on in the last few minutes. Dwyane Wade scored 33 points for the Heat, who have dropped 26 of their last 27 games.
NETS 102, PACERS 91: At East Rutherford, N.J., Richard Jefferson equaled his season high with 36 points and Vince Carter added 24 as the New Jersey Nets beat the Indiana Pacers and split the home-and-home series.
WIZARDS 110, BOBCATS 95: At Washington, Antawn Jamison scored 22 points and DeShawn Stevenson added 20 points to lead the Wizards to their second win in 12 games.
SPURS 98, HORNETS 89: At San Antonio, Manu Ginobili had 30 points and a career-high 12 assists, and Tim Duncan added 25 points and 11 rebounds.
LAKERS 113, CLIPPERS 95: Pau Gasol scored 23 points, five teammates finished in double figures, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers.