National Basketball Association Game Capsules

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Updated: January 12, 2013

Arron Afflalo and J.J. Redick combined for 51 points and made big shots in the fourth quarter to help propel the Orlando Magic to a 104-101 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday. Afflalo tallied 30 points — 23 coming in the second half — to go with seven rebounds and seven assists, while Redick scored 21 points on 8-of-14 shooting to help the Magic snap a 10-game losing streak. Redick shot 4-for-8 from beyond
the arc, and his triple with under a minute left gave Orlando the lead for
good. Nikola Vucevic recorded 18 points and 15 rebounds in Orlando’s first
victory since Dec. 19. Blake Griffin filled the stat sheet with 30 points,
eight rebounds and seven assists for the Clippers, who saw their franchise-
best 13-game home winning streak come to an end. Chris Paul contributed 10
points, 16 assists and four steals for Los Angeles, while Jamal Crawford
scored 13 points off the bench in defeat.

Final Score: Indiana 96, Charlotte 88

Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) – David West notched a triple-double and the
Indiana Pacers grabbed their 10th straight home victory with a 96-88 decision
over the Charlotte Bobcats on Saturday. West tallied 14 points, 12 rebounds
and 10 assists for the red hot Pacers, who have won four games in a row and 13
of their last 16. Indiana, which also received 19 points from George Hill, has
won 10 games in a row at home for the first time since a 14-game streak in the
2002-03 season. Lance Stephenson was good for 17 points on 8-of-13 attempts
from the field and also had seven rebounds and four steals. D.J. Augustin
contributed 18 points off the bench. Ben Gordon scored a game-high 21 points
and Kemba Walker filled the stat sheet with 16 points, five rebounds, four
assists, three steals and three blocks. The Bobcats, though, were unable to
break their losing habits as the team dropped their third in a row and fell
for the 22nd time in the last 24 contests.

Final Score: Washington 93, Atlanta 83

Washington, DC (Sports Network) – The Washington Wizards haven’t had a lot to
get excited about this season, but all of that changed on Saturday. John Wall,
who had yet to play this season because of a knee injury, made his season
debut, dropping in 14 points and four assists to lead the Wizards to 93-83 win
over the Atlanta Hawks at Verizon Center. Bradley Beal and A.J. Price scored
16 points each and Martell Webster added 15 points for the Wizards, who won
back-to-back games for the first time this season. Jeff Teague poured in a
game-high 19 points, Al Horford scored 16 points to go with 12 rebounds and
Josh Smith added 11 points and eight boards for the Hawks, losers in five of
their last six contests.