Jeff Teague leads Hawks past the Grizzlies

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Jeff Teague puts up a shot as Memphis' Marc Gasol defends. Teague had a double-double for Atlanta.   JOHN BAZEMORE/ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Jeff Teague puts up a shot as Memphis' Marc Gasol defends. Teague had a double-double for Atlanta.

ATLANTA — Jeff Teague had 22 points and a season-high 13 assists, Josh Smith added 19 points and 11 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Memphis Grizzlies 103-92 on Wednesday night.

Al Horford finished with 17 points and 11 rebounds to help the Hawks snap a two-game skid.

Zach Randolph scored 20 points and Mike Conley added 17 as the Grizzlies lost their second straight.

Atlanta played without No. 2 center Zaza Pachulia, veteran guard DeShawn Stevenson and swingman Anthony Morrow, but still held the Grizzlies to 26.3 percent shooting in the third quarter.

Memphis missed its first 13 shots from the field in the third before Randolph hit a 22-footer at the 6:26 mark, but the Grizzlies trailed by 19 and never recovered.

HEAT 114, ROCKETS 108

In Miami, LeBron James scored 32 points, Dwyane Wade added 31 points and eight assists, and the Heat held off Houston.

James Harden finished with 36 points and 12 rebounds for Houston.

A night after tying an NBA record by connecting on 23 3-pointers, the Rockets finished 9 for 25 from beyond the arc.

WIZARDS 106, KNICKS 96

In Washington, John Wall had 21 points and nine assists, Trevor Ariza scored 20 points as the Wizards snapped New York’s five-game winning streak.

CLIPPERS 86, MAGIC 76

In Orlando, Fla., Eric Bledsoe had 27 points, including 19 in the second half, and Los Angeles used a big third quarter to secure a win over the Magic.

CELTICS 99, RAPTORS 95

In Toronto, Kevin Garnett scored a season-high 27 points with 10 rebounds, and Boston won its fifth consecutive game.

HORNETS 93, SUNS 84

In New Orleans, Greivis Vasquez scored 19 points, Al-Farouq Aminu added 16, and the Hornets snapped a four-game losing streak with a victory over Phoenix.

CAVALIERS 122, BOBCATS 95

In Cleveland, Kyrie Irving scored 22 points in just three quarters, rookie Dion Waiters added 19 and the Cavaliers rolled over Charlotte.

PACERS 88, 76ERS 69

In Philadelphia, Roy Hibbert had 16 points and 13 rebounds to lead Indiana over the 76ers.

NETS 93, PISTONS 90

In Auburn Hills, Mich., Brook Lopez had 17 points, and Brooklyn won at Detroit for the first time since 2006.

THUNDER 119, WARRIORS 98

In Oklahoma City, Kevin Durant scored 25 points, Russell Westbrook added 22 and the Thunder throttled travel-weary Golden State to win consecutive games for the first time in nearly three weeks.

Playing on the second night of a back-to-back, the Warriors didn’t get settled in Oklahoma City until almost daybreak and it showed in the early going. The Thunder finally put it away with a 16-4 run to start the fourth quarter that featured 10 points from sixth man Kevin Martin.


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