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MIAMI (AP) – Dwyane Wade scored 32 points, Ray Allen hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with just under a minute left, and the Miami Heat erased a 15-point deficit in the second half to beat the Indiana Pacers 97-94 on Wednesday night.

LeBron James scored 24 on a bad left ankle for the Heat, who closed within a game of the Eastern Conference-leading Pacers. Chris Bosh added 15 points for Miami, including a 3 that tied it late in the fourth.

James set up Allen for the 3 that put Miami in front for good with 59.5 seconds left, capping a 10-0 run.

TIMBERWOLVES 120, TRAIL BLAZERS 109
Kevin Love had 29 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists, powering Minnesota to the victory.

SPURS 108, SUNS 101
Manu Ginobili scored 11 of his 24 points in the final 4-plus minutes, and San Antonio pulled away to snap Phoenix’s five-game winning streak.

Tim Duncan added 17 points and 13 rebounds and Kawhi Leonard scored 14 for the Spurs, who were without injured point guard Tony Parker.

MAVERICKS 105, GRIZZLIES 88
Dirk Nowitzki scored 20 points in his return to the lineup and Dallas defeated short-handed Memphis.

ROCKETS 109, BULLS 94
Dwight Howard scored 23 points and James Harden and Chandler Parsons added 19 each as Houston used a big third-quarter run to pull away from Chicago.

Rockets coach Kevin McHale returned after missing the previous three games following the death of his mother.

WIZARDS 113, NETS 107
John Wall scored 21 points and made two big defensive plays against Deron Williams down the stretch to lead Washington over Brooklyn.

HAWKS 124, KINGS 107
Kyle Korver made seven consecutive 3-point attempts on his way to a season-high 28 points, pushing Atlanta to the victory.

JAZZ 86, MAGIC 82
Trey Burke had a career-high 30 points and eight assists, leading Utah to the road win.

BOBCATS 104, RAPTORS 102, OT
Kemba Walker hit a buzzer-beating jumper in overtime, and Charlotte snapped a three-game losing streak in Toronto.

PISTONS 107, CELTICS 106
Brandon Jennings led Detroit to its third win in four games, scoring 28 points and matching his season high with 14 assists.

KNICKS 107, BUCKS 101, 2OT
Tyson Chandler returned from his broken leg and J.R. Smith hit a go-ahead jumper in the second overtime to help New York beat Milwaukee.

Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and Beno Udrih added a season-high 21 for the Knicks. Chandler, who had been out since Nov. 5, had nine points and nine rebounds. Smith scored 19.

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