The Knicks ended a 10-game losing streak in Cleveland as they defeated the Cavaliers, 102-97, behind 22 points and six rebounds from Amar'e Stoudemire. Carmelo Anthony left the game in the first quarter with a right knee injury and did not return. New York trailed by as many as 22 in the first half before pulling out the win to improve to 36-and-21. J.R. Smith added 18 off the bench, while Steve Novak hit four of seven threes. Tyson Chandler blocked Kyrie Irving's game tying three-point attempt on Cleveland's final offensive possession. Irving made his return after missing the three previous games with a hyperextended right knee. He scored 22 points with six assists and five rebounds. The Cavs are 20-and-40.
Milwaukee Bucks 109, Utah Jazz 108 (OT)
Miami Heat 97, Minnesota Timberwolves 81
Orlando Magic 105, New Orleans Hornets 102
Denver Nuggets 104, Atlanta Hawks 88
Portland Trail Blazers 122, Charlotte Bobcats 105
Golden State Warriors 125, Toronto Raptors 118