Millsap, Teague power Hawks past Raptors
Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap (4) shoots the ball against the Toronto Raptors in the third quarter at Philips Arena. Photo by Brett Davis, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters.
Hawks 118, Raptors 113 (overtime)
Jeff Teague scored 34 points and forward Paul Millsap had his first career triple-double as the Atlanta Hawks edged past the Toronto Raptors in overtime.
Millsap, playing his 600th NBA game, had 19 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists as the Hawks (31-35) recorded their season-best fifth straight win after losing 14 of the previous 15 contests.
DeMar DeRozan scored 29 and fellow guard Kyle Lowery added 20 for the Atlantic Division leader Raptors (37-29).
Lowery scored on a drive with 8.1 seconds left to send the game into overtime at 106-106.
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Trail Blazers 120, Bucks 115 (overtime)
Wesley Matthews scored 26 points, including a three-pointer that put the Portland Trail Blazers ahead for good in an overtime victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Matthews' three-point play gave Portland a 105-103 lead with 2:29 left in the extra session and the Trail Blazers (44-24) won for only the second time in seven games.
Guard Brandon Knight scored 24 points and guard Ramon Sessions came off the bench for 23 points for the Bucks (13-55), who lost their fifth straight game and eight in their last nine outings.