—Chris Paul, Hornets, had 20 points and 16 assists to lead New Orleans to a 118-111 victory over the Toronto Raptors.

—LeBron James, Cavaliers, made a twisting bank shot with 19.3 seconds left to help Cleveland to a 91-88 win over the Sixers.


Michael Finley scored 22 points and the Spurs picked up their seventh straight win with an easy 109-88 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday.


Washington's Caron Butler had 17 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists in a 126-120 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.