Late block seals win for Knicks

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MIAMI --- Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points, Amare Stoudemire added 16 points and a huge blocked shot against LeBron James with 7 seconds left, and the New York Knicks stunned the Miami Heat 91-86 on Sunday night.

New York's Carmelo Anthony shoots over Miami's LeBron James. Anthony had 29 points as the Knicks held on for a win over the Heat.   Alan Diaz/AP Photo
Alan Diaz/AP Photo
New York's Carmelo Anthony shoots over Miami's LeBron James. Anthony had 29 points as the Knicks held on for a win over the Heat.

Chauncey Billups had 16 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:01 left for New York, which rallied from a 15-point, first-half deficit. Stoudemire finished with 10 rebounds for the Knicks, who improved to 2-1 since the megatrade with Denver that dramatically changed their roster.

James scored 27 for Miami, which had won seven straight at home. Former Georgia Tech star Chris Bosh added 20 points and 12 rebounds, and Dwyane Wade finished with only 12 points for the Heat.

LAKERS 90, THUNDER 87

In Oklahoma City, Pau Gasol had 18 points and 11 rebounds, Kobe Bryant scored 17 points and Los Angeles extended its cushion over Oklahoma City in the Western Conference standings by beating the Thunder.

Andrew Bynum added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Lakers.

Russell Westbrook led Oklahoma City with 22 points and Durant scored 21.

SPURS 95, GRIZZLIES 88

In San Antonio, Manu Ginobili scored 18 of his season-high 35 points in the fourth quarter to rally San Antonio past Memphis.

SUNS 110, PACERS (OT)

In Indianapolis, Channing Frye's long jumper as the buzzer sounded gave Phoenix an overtime victory over Indiana.

Grant Hill had 34 points for the Suns, who scored the first seven points of overtime before the Pacers rallied.

MAGIC 100, BOBCATS 86

In Orlando, Fla., Dwight Howard had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Orlando past Charlotte.

Brandon Bass added 17 points for Orlando.

ROCKETS 91, HORNETS 89

In New Orleans, Kevin Martin scored 33 points as Houston won its fourth in a row.

Kyle Lowry added 18 points for the Rockets, who overcame a 16-point, second-half deficit.

TIMBERWOLVES 126, WARRIORS 123

In Minneapolis, Kevin Love had 37 points and 23 rebounds to extend his NBA-leading double-double streak to 46 games, and Minnesota snapped a seven-game skid with its victory over struggling Golden State.

76ERS 95, CAVALIERS 91

In Cleveland, Elton Brand and Lou Williams scored 16 points apiece, and Philadelphia moved above .500 for the first time this season with a victory over Cleveland.

MAVERICKS 114, RAPTORS 96

In Toronto, Dirk Nowitzki had 31 points and 13 rebounds, Shawn Marion scored 20 points and Dallas won its sixth consecutive game.

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