HOUSTON (AP) -- The Atlanta Hawks won for the 12th time in 13 games on Saturday night, beating the Houston Rockets 104-97. The victory gave the Hawks 19 wins this season.KRISTIE RIEKEN (AP Sports Writer)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- One night after it took Portland three overtimes to get a win, the Trail Blazers needed only three quarters to get past the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night.BRADLEY HANDWERGER (Associated Press)
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Officials say former NBA player Carl Herrera has been shot and wounded during an apparent robbery attempt in Venezuela.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Al Jefferson said he could have returned from a strained groin late in the fourth quarter.STEVE REED (AP Sports Writer)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas thrust both arms in the air and started back down the court, his 3-pointer having just essentially clinched a victory.BRIAN MAHONEY (AP Basketball Writer)