76ers keep hold on Heat, 97-91
Published: Sunday, January 26, 2003 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, January 26, 2003 at 12:14 a.m.
MIAMI - Keith Van Horn scored 26 points and Allen Iverson added 25, leading the Philadelphia 76ers past the Miami Heat 97-91 on Saturday afternoon.
Eric Snow added 16 for the 76ers, who beat Miami for the ninth time in 11 meetings.
Eddie Jones, who led Miami with 26 points, scored with 1:29 remaining to give the Heat a 90-88 lead. But Iverson found Van Horn underneath the basket for a layup on Philadelphia's next possession, tying the game for the seventh time in the fourth quarter alone.
Minnesota outrebounded Washington 15-2 in the third quarter to tie the game and took control by opening the fourth with a 9-2 run.
The Wizards have lost three in a row and four of five, including their lethargic performance Friday night in Michael Jordan's final regular-season game at Chicago.
In Cleveland, Glenn Robinson scored 27 points, including six in overtime, to help Atlanta beat Cleveland.
Shareef Abdur-Rahim added 25 points for Atlanta, which won its second straight after a six-game losing streak.
In San Antonio, Tim Duncan scored 22 points and Stephen Jackson added 20 to lead San Antonio over Detroit.
In Memphis, Vladimir Radmanovic scored a career-high 29 points to lead Seattle over Memphis.
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