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    NBA roundup: Grizzlies take steam out of Heat

    Rudy Gay was on top of his game, slamming 2 of his 21 points for the Grizzlies.
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    Rudy Gay was on top of his game, slamming 2 of his 21 points for the Grizzlies.

    Reserve Wayne Ellington had career bests with seven 3-pointers and 25 points Sunday night, leading the Grizzlies over the Miami Heat, 104-86, for their fifth straight win.

    The Grizzlies snapped Miami’s four-game winning streak while extending their own franchise-record home winning streak to 14 dating to last season.

    Rudy Gay added 21 points and Zach Randolph had his sixth double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds for Memphis. Mike Conley had 18 points and nine assists, while Marc Gasol added 10 rebounds and six assists.


    Chris Bosh scored 22 points and LeBron James had 20 for Miami. Dwyane Wade came in averaging 20.4 points, but was held to 8 in his first game back after missing Friday night’s win at Atlanta with a cold.

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    Lakers 103, Kings 90 — Dwight Howard had 23 points and 18 rebounds, Kobe Bryant scored 20, and Bernie Bickerstaff is 2-0 as interim coach as Los Angeles routed visiting Sacramento.

    Clippers 89, Hawks 76 — Blake Griffin scored 16 points, Chris Paul had 15 points and eight assists, and host Los Angeles ran away from Atlanta in the fourth quarter.