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Kings, Bucks heated after Kidd is tossed

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MILWAUKEE (AP) Rudy Gay scored 36 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Milwaukee Bucks 129-118 on Wednesday night for their second road victory of the season.

Bucks coach Jason Kidd was ejected with 1:49 remaining after he slapped the ball out of a referee's hand. Kidd had to be restrained by players and an assistant coach before being escorted to the locker room.

Kings coach George Karl got hit with a technical earlier in the game.


76ers tie record with 26th straight loss

BOSTON (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers found a way to tie the longest losing streak in major U.S. professional sports history.

Blowing a late five-point lead in an 84-80 loss to the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night, the 76ers tumbled to their 26th straight loss and 16th in a row to start the season.


Jazz end 13-game skid against Clippers

LOS ANGELES (AP) Gordon Hayward uncorked the emotions that had been building through nearly four years of losing to the Clippers.

He pumped his arm, yelled and scored 14 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to help the Utah Jazz win 102-91 Wednesday night, snapping a 13-game skid against Los Angeles.


Durant, Westbrook total 57 as OKC wins

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The Oklahoma City Thunder were tired of losing to Brooklyn on their home floor.

So when the game got close, Kevin Durant quickly made sure it wouldn't stay that way.


Spurs hold off Mavs, win third straight

SAN ANTONIO (AP) The San Antonio Spurs went to Kawhi Leonard on a critical possession late in the game, not to their Big Three of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili.

Leonard showed why his veteran teammates are now regularly turning to him offensively, draining a 3-pointer with 15.1 seconds remaining that pushed San Antonio to its eighth straight home victory to open the season.


Lowry, DeRozan lead Raptors past Cavs

TORONTO (AP) After a long road trip, the Toronto Raptors looked like a fresh team back home.

Kyle Lowry scored 27 points and DeMar DeRozan added 20 as the Raptors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-99 on Wednesday night for their third straight victory.


Drummond's 18 and 20 get Pistons by Heat

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) Stan Van Gundy is tired of his Detroit players talking a better game than they play.

Wednesday night, he asked them to do something about it.


Wolves sweep season series with Hawks

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) No one Minnesota Timberwolves player dominated on Wednesday night. It was different players at different points of the game coming up with timely shots, tough defense or the extra pass.

It was a performance that the Atlanta Hawks could appreciate, if it didn't come against them.


Hornets close with 25-2 run, top Wizards

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Struggling to find their way on offense, the Charlotte Hornets figured the only way to keep their home winning streak alive was to tighten up on defense.

The Hornets did just that, allowing a franchise-low six points in the fourth quarter while closing with a 25-2 run to beat the Washington Wizards 101-87 on Wednesday night.


Grizzlies extend Rockets' slide to 3

HOUSTON (AP) The Memphis Grizzlies didn't panic after opening the season 3-6 because they were confident they had the players to turn things around.

Now they've done just that, winning six of their last seven games, capped by a 102-93 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night to improve to 9-7.

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