Friday , Jan , 27 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

National Basketball Association Game Capsules

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Hedo Turkoglu posted 25 points and eight
rebounds, and hit two free throws near the end of overtime to seal Orlando’s
119-115 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wachovia Center. Pat Garrity
scored a season-high 24 points off the bench, finishing 5-of-7 beyond the
arc, including draining two three-pointers to start the overtime, as the
Magic won their season-best fifth straight game. Allen Iverson finished with
38 points and 15 assists, while Chris Webber posted 32 points and 11
rebounds to pace the Sixers, who had a three-game winning streak snapped.

Final Score: Phoenix 107, Miami 98

Miami, FL (Sports Network) – Raja Bell scored 22 points to lead Phoenix to a
107-98 victory over Miami at AmericanAirlines Arena. Steve Nash netted 21
points and 14 assists, while James Jones scored 20 off the bench for
Phoenix, which avoided matching its season’s longest losing streak of three
games. Dwyane Wade paced the Heat with 25 points, while James Posey and Udonis
Haslem scored 16 apiece. Shaquille O’Neal added 15 points and 12 rebounds for
Miami, which had a two-game winning streak snapped.

Final Score: Dallas 104, Seattle 97

Seattle, WA (Sports Network) – Dirk Nowitzki poured in 29 points and pulled
down 12 rebounds, as Dallas ran its winning streak to seven games with a
104-97 triumph over the Seattle SuperSonics. Jerry Stackhouse added 21 points
and Jason Terry scored 20 for the Mavericks, won ended a perfect 5-0 road
trip by beating the Sonics for a fifth straight time. Dallas has won nine of
the last 11 meetings. Rashard Lewis had 36 points and 10 rebounds to pace
the Sonics, who lost for the fifth time in seven contests.