—DeShawn Stevenson, Wizards, scored 33 points and hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and Washington beat New Orleans 95-92.

—Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks, scored 29 points and 10 rebounds for Dallas in a 102-94 victory over Chicago.

—Tim Duncan, Spurs, had 23 points and 10 rebounds and San Antonio beat Atlanta 89-74.


"(The shot) felt good coming out of my hands. I was shooting it pretty good all night. Some went in, some went out, but I was happy that one went in."—Washington's DeShawn Stevenson after he drained a fadeaway 3-pointer as time expired to push the Wizards past New Orleans 95-92. His buzzer beater capped Stevenson's already impressive performance as the Wizards guard scored a career-high 33 points to topple one of the Western Conference's best.