NBA cheerleaders get the 2013-14 professional basketball season off to a rousing success.
PHOENIX - Marcin Gortat hit big shots at the end of regulation and overtime, helping the Phoenix Suns end a three-game losing streak with an 84-83 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday night.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Goran Dragic scored 15 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter Tuesday night to lead Phoenix past Memphis 96-90.
David West, who scored 30 points in the Pacers' win, shoots over Miami's Dwyane Wade on Friday. "He has a way of giving us contagious confidence," said Indiana coach Frank Vogel.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Pacers proved one thing Friday night: Beating Miami last month was no fluke.
ATLANTA - Kyle Korver said the Hawks owed the Celtics a big comeback. This one was really big.
CHICAGO - Marc Gasol scored 19 points, Zach Randolph had 13 points and 19 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Chicago Bulls 85-82 in overtime on Saturday night.
PHOENIX - Without Carmelo Anthony and Raymond Felton, the New York Knicks still had enough to eke out a 99-97 victory in Phoenix, thanks to a pair of very late, very tough jumpers by J.R. Smith.
Chicago's Carlos Boozer drives to the basket against Phoenix's Marcin Gortat, left, and Jared Dudley. Boozer scored 28 points and had 14 rebounds.
PHOENIX - Carlos Boozer had 28 points and 14 rebounds Wednesday night to help the Bulls outlast the Suns 112-106 in overtime.