Smith, Horford lead Hawks in rout of Magic

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Al Horford (right) had a double-double in Atlanta's lopsided victory over Orlando.  JOHN RAOUX/ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Al Horford (right) had a double-double in Atlanta's lopsided victory over Orlando.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Josh Smith had 30 points and 10 rebounds and Al Horford added 26 points and 12 rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks blew past the Orlando Magic 108-76 on Wednesday night.

The Hawks led by as many as 38 on the way to earning their ninth consecutive regular-season win over their division rivals.

Orlando forward Hedo Turkoglu was suspended 20 games by the league on Wednesday after testing positive for steroids.

SPURS 96, CAVALIERS 95

In Cleveland, Kawhi Leonard’s 3-pointer with 2.9 seconds left gave San Antonio a win. Tony Parker led the Spurs with 24 points.

PACERS 101, BOBCATS 77

In Indianapolis, Paul George posted his second triple-double of the season with 23 points, 12 rebounds and a career-high 12 assists, and Indiana routed Charlotte.

CELTICS 71, BULLS 69

In Boston, Kevin Garnett scored eight of his 12 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 rebounds, and the Celtics beat Chicago.

NETS 119, NUGGETS 108

In New York, Joe Johnson scored 26 points, including five 3-pointers, C.J Watson added 25 points and five 3s, and Brooklyn defeated Denver.

HORNETS 99, TRAIL BLAZERS 63

In New Orleans, Anthony Davis had 21 points and 11 rebounds, and the Hornets handed Portland its fifth consecutive loss.

RAPTORS 92, KNICKS 88

In New York, reserve Alan Anderson scored 26 points, and Toronto beat the Knicks for its fourth consecutive victory.

PISTONS 96, WIZARDS 85

In Auburn Hills, Mich., Will Bynum scored six of his 20 points in a late run and Detroit went on to beat Washington.

JAZZ 97, TIMBERWOLVES 93

In Minneapolis, Paul Millsap scored 21 points and Al Jefferson had 20 points and 11 rebounds to power Utah past Minnesota.

BUCKS 94, 76ERS 92

In Milwaukee, Monta Ellis scored 28 points, Brandon Jennings added 21 and the Bucks rallied to beat Philadelphia.

MAVERICKS 123, KINGS 100

In Dallas, Vince Carter scored 26 points, Darren Collison had 18 points and nine assists and Dirk Nowitzki had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead the Mavericks.


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