NBA ROUNDUP
April 15, 2013 10:00 AM

HEAT 105, BULLS 93: LeBron James scored 24 points, Dwyane Wade added 22, and Miami set a franchise record for home wins in a season by beating Chicago.

Miami improved to 36-4 at home — topping the 35-6 mark by the 2004-05 Heat.

Carlos Boozer had 16 points and 20 rebounds for the Bulls, who snapped Miami’s 27-game winning streak last month.

LAKERS 91, SPURS 86: Dwight Howard had 26 points and 17 rebounds, and Los Angeles rallied in the fourth quarter to beat San Antonio in its first game since losing Kobe Bryant for the season.

Steve Blake scored 23 points for the Lakers, who lead Utah by 1? games for the eighth postseason spot in the West after their seventh win in eight games. Bryant suffered a torn Achilles tendon Friday night.

NUGGETS 118, BLAZERS 109: Andre Iguodala scored 28 points and Denver beat short-handed Portland to set an NBA franchise record with its 55th win.

Rookie Evan Fournier added 24 points for the Nuggets, who also extended their franchise-best winning streak at home to 22 straight to move a game ahead of the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis for the third seed in the West.

KNICKS 90, PACERS 80: Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points and New York clinched the No. 2 seed in the East with a victory over Indiana — the Knicks’ 15th win in the last 16 games.

Chris Copeland added 20 points and J.R. Smith had 15 for the Knicks, who will host seventh-seeded Boston next weekend.

RAPTORS 93, NETS 87: DeMar DeRozan scored 36 points, Rudy Gay had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Toronto never trailed in beating Brooklyn for its third straight victory.

ROCKETS 121, KINGS 100: James Harden had 29 points and nine assists, and Houston cruised to a win over Sacramento and climbed to sixth place in the Western Conference.

MAVERICKS 107, HORNETS 89: Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 to become the 17th NBA player to surpass 25,000 career points, leading Dallas past New Orleans.

76ERS 91, CAVALIERS 77: Dorell Wright and Thaddeus Young combined for 29 points to lead Philadelphia over Cleveland.

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