Paul Millsap scored 20 points, including a jumper that capped Atlanta’s game-turning run in the final minutes, and the Hawks beat the Dallas Mavericks 98-95 on Wednesday night.
Liberty guard Epiphanny Prince had surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee.
Anthony scored only 12 points, and he and the rest of the cold-shooting Knicks were defeated easily by the Jazz for their seventh loss in nine games.
Matt Barnes tossed in a desperation 3-pointer from just inside midcourt with 1.1 seconds left to give Memphis Grizzles a 93-92 victory at Detroit.
Brandon Knight scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half, Alex Len set career highs with 20 points and 14 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns beat the Orlando Magic 107-104 on Wednesday night.
Gordon Hayward scored 24 points and the Utah Jazz bullied the New York Knicks from start to finish in a 106-85 victory Wednesday night.
Guard DeMar DeRozan scored 28 points and added six assists to help the Toronto Raptors defeat the San Antonio Spurs 97-94 on Wednesday.
The Boston Celtics used a 10-0 run early in the fourth quarter to pull out a 105-100 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, two days ahead of a showdown against the 23-0 Golden State Warriors.
No. 5 Kentucky pulled away from Eastern Kentucky for a 88-67 home victory on Wednesday night.
Kevin Martin scored 37 points and Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 123-122 overtime victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.
J.J. Redick scored a season-high 31 points and the Los Angeles Clippers pulled away in the second half for a 109-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
Matt Barnes tossed in a desperation 3-pointer from just inside midcourt with 1.1 seconds left to give the Memphis Grizzles a 93-92 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
DeMar DeRozan scored 28 points, Kyle Lowry added 19 and the Toronto Raptors snapped the San Antonio Spurs’ four-game winning streak with a 97-94 victory on Wednesday night.
James Harden had 42 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and the Houston Rockets beat the Washington Wizards 109-103 on Wednesday night.
Isaiah Thomas scored nine of his 20 points in the final three minutes to lead the Boston Celtics to a 105-100 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night.
Kemba Walker and Marvin Williams scored 18 points apiece to lead the Charlotte Hornets to their third straight victory, 99-81 over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night.
This losing stretch from the Knicks looked a lot more ominous during and after a reeking beatdown Wednesday.
Carmelo Anthony is frustrated by the lack of respect he’s getting from referees, but the Knicks star said he won’t resort to flopping.