Monday , Nov , 27 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

National Basketball Association Game Capsules

Toronto, ON (Sports Network) – Chris Bosh scored 17 points and grabbed 11
rebounds as Toronto cruised past Indiana, 92-83, at Air Canada Centre. Andrea
Bargnani contributed 14 points while Jorge Garbajosa and Jose Calderon added
13 each for the Raptors, who have won two of three since dropping six
straight games. Joey Graham had 12 points and pulled down eight boards in the
victory. Danny Granger and Stephen Jackson both scored 18 points and
Jermaine O’Neal poured in 15 points with 11 rebounds for the Pacers, who
have lost two of their last three. Jamaal Tinsley also netted 15 points on 6-
of-11 shooting with four assists in defeat, while Al Harrington chipped in 11
points with 14 rebounds.

Final Score: Denver 103, LA Clippers 88

Denver, CO (Sports Network) – Carmelo Anthony poured in 33 points, pulled down
five rebounds and dished out six assists as Denver dominated the Los Angeles
Clippers, 103-88, at the Pepsi Center. Earl Smith added 23 points for the
red-hot Nuggets, who won their fifth straight game and snapped a four-game
skid against the Clippers. Andre Miller chipped in with 14 points and 10
assists for Denver. Corey Maggette paced for the struggling Clippers, who
have yet to win on the road this season and dropped their fourth straight
contest, with 22 points and 12 boards. Elton Brand tallied 16 points and
nine rebounds while Cuttino Mobley had 13 points.

Final Score: Phoenix 119, Portland 101

Portland, OR (Sports Network) – Raja Bell scored 30 points and Steve Nash had
23 points and 10 assists to lead the Phoenix Suns over Portland, 119-101, at
the Rose Garden. Amare Stoudemire added 20 points and 11 boards and Shawn
Marion and Boris Diaw each had 17 points for the Suns, who have won four in a
row. Travis Outlaw recorded a career-high 22 points to lead the Trail
Blazers, who have lost two straight and seven of nine. Zach Randolph added
18 points and nine boards for Portland, which trailed for most of the
contest and fell behind by as many as 25 points in the third quarter.

Final Score: San Antonio 98, Seattle 78

Seattle, WA (Sports Network) – Tim Duncan scored 18 points, pulled down 16
rebounds and dished out six assists as San Antonio bested Seattle, 98-78, at
KeyArena. Tony Parker added a team-high 20 points for the Spurs, who
remained unbeaten on the road and have won five of their past six games
overall. Fabricio Oberto chipped in with 16 points while Brent Barry had 12
points off the bench. Ray Allen paced the Sonics, who lost their second
straight contest, with a game-high 21 points. Nick Collison added 15 points
and seven boards while Luke Ridnour had 11 points and four assists.

Final Score: LA Lakers 99, New Jersey 93

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – Lamar Odom paced a balanced Lakers attack
with 21 points as Los Angeles fought back to take New Jersey, 99-93, at
the Staples Center. Kobe Bryant added 19 points, six rebounds and 10 assists
for the Lakers, who won for the fifth time in six games. Smush Parker and
Kwame Brown each chipped in with 13 points while rookie Jordan Farmar had 11
Vince Carter had 21 points and 11 boards for the struggling Nets, who finished
winless on a four-game road swing and lost their fifth straight overall. Nenad
Krstic tallied 20 points while Richard Jefferson and rookie Marcus Williams
had 14 points apiece. Jason Kidd dished out 16 assists for New Jersey but had
just seven points and five turnovers.