Davis lifts Pelicans over Hawks; Nuggets beat Bucks

The Sports Xchange/Reuters

Posted at Feb 06 2014 02:32 PM | Updated as of Feb 06 2014 10:32 PM

Pelicans 105, Hawks 100

Anthony Davis scored a game-high 27 points, including 10 in the final 3:35, and reserve guard Anthony Morrow added nine fourth-quarter points to lift the New Orleans Pelicans to a victory over the Atlanta Hawks.

The Hawks (25-23) made 14 3-pointers but still fell to the Pelicans (21-27). Atlanta was led by forwards Paul Millsap with 26 points and DeMarre Carroll with 22.

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Nuggets 110, Bucks 100

Wilson Chandler scored 24 points, Randy Foye added 20 and the Denver Nuggets beat the NBA-worst Milwaukee Bucks.

The Nuggets improved to 24-23 as the Bucks (9-40) fell despite 25 points apiece from Khris Middleton and Larry Sanders.