Heat outlast Kings in double overtime

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MIAMI — LeBron James had 40 points and 16 assists, Dwyane Wade scored 39 and the Miami Heat pushed their winning streak to 12 games by outlasting the Sacramento Kings 141-129 in double overtime on Tuesday night.

Miami's Dwyane Wade drives between Sacramento's Jason Thompson (left) and DeMarcus Cousins during the first half. Wade had 39 points in the victory.  J PAT CARTER/ASSOCIATED PRESS
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Miami's Dwyane Wade drives between Sacramento's Jason Thompson (left) and DeMarcus Cousins during the first half. Wade had 39 points in the victory.

Miami’s 12-game winning streak is the longest in the NBA and matches the second-longest in franchise history.

Marcus Thornton scored 36 points for Sacramento.

PACERS 108, WARRIORS 97

In Indianapolis, David West had 28 points and seven rebounds, and Indiana overcome the ejection of Roy Hibbert following a fourth-quarter scuffle to beat Golden State.

West also was called for a technical foul, along with the Warriors’ David Lee, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, for the altercation that began with 6:10 remaining in the game.

It began when Lee and Hibbert exchanged shoves under the basket after a missed shot. Curry tried to push Hibbert away and was shoved to the court as the fight went from the key to the baseline.

Curry scored a season-high 38 points for the Warriors.

MAGIC 98, 76ERS 84

In Philadelphia, Arron Afflalo and Tobias Harris scored 16 points apiece, and Orlando snapped a 10-game road losing streak with a victory over the 76ers.

CAVALIERS 101, BULLS 98

In Chicago, Dion Waiters scored 25 points to help make up for the absence of Kyrie Irving, and Cleveland snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Bulls.

Irving rested a sore right knee.

NETS 101, HORNETS 97

In New Orleans, Deron Williams scored 33 points, Brook Lopez added 20 points and four blocks while playing against his twin brother, Robin, and Brooklyn snapped a two-game skid.


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