Rose-less Bulls fall to Grizzlies

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Rudy Gay scored 24 points and Mike Conley added 20 points and eight assists Monday, leading the Memphis Grizzlies past Chicago 102-86 and ending the Bulls’ five-game winning streak.

Memphis' Rudy Gay (left) scored 24 points as the Grizzlies ended Chicago's  five-game winning streak.  NIKKI BOERTMAN/ASSOCIATED PRESS
NIKKI BOERTMAN/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Memphis' Rudy Gay (left) scored 24 points as the Grizzlies ended Chicago's five-game winning streak.

The Bulls played without leading scorer Derrick Rose, who missed his second game in the past four with a sprained left toe.

THUNDER 97, CELTICS 88

In Boston, Russell West­brook scored 26 points, hitting a pair of 3-pointers in the final 91 seconds to help Oklahoma City pull away.

Kevin Durant scored 28 with seven rebounds for the Thunder, who won their seventh consecutive game.

MAGIC 102, KNICKS 93

In New York, Ryan Ander­son scored a career-high 30 points, extending his NBA lead with seven 3-pointers, and Orlando beat New York to complete a perfect four-game road trip.

Anderson went 7 of 13 behind the arc and is now 40 of 93 for the season.

76ERS 94, BUCKS 82

In Philadelphia, Jrue Holiday scored 24 points and Andre Iguodala had 21 to help Philadelphia remain unbeaten at home.

The 76ers have won three in a row.

TRAIL BLAZERS 84, HORNETS 77

In New Orleans, LaMarcus Aldridge scored 22 points and Portland snapped a three-game skid.

TIMBERWOLVES 99, KINGS 86

In Minneapolis, Kevin Love had 33 points and 11 rebounds and Luke Ridnour added 25 points and nine assists to lead Minnesota past Sacramento.

CLIPPERS 101, NETS 91

In Los Angeles, Blake Griffin had 23 points and 14 rebounds and Los Angeles beat New Jersey without injured point guard Chris Paul after blowing an 18-point lead.

CAVALIERS 102, BOBCATS 94

In Charlotte, N.C., Kyrie Irving scored 25 points and had seven assists to lead Cleveland over Charlotte.

ROCKETS 114, WIZARDS 106

In Washington, Kevin Martin scored 25 points, Samuel Dalembert added 20 and Houston broke away in the third quarter to beat Washington.


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