SCOREBOARD
Monday, March 24
Phoenix at Detroit (7:30 p.m. EDT). The Suns have won seven straight games.

STARS
Saturday
-Amare Stoudemire, Suns, scored 38 points with 13 rebounds to lead Phoenix to a 122-113 win over the Houston Rockets.
-Joel Przybilla, Blazers, had 25 rebounds with 14 points in an 82-72 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
-David West, Hornets, scored 37 points in a 113-106 win over the Boston Celtics.
-Mo Williams, Bucks, had 29 points and 13 assists in a 108-98 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

STREAKING
Amare Stoudemire scored 38 points and the Phoenix Suns won their seventh in a row by beating the Houston Rockets 122-113 on Saturday night.

SAGGING
Carlos Boozer had 26 points and 13 rebounds, Mehmet Okur added 24 points and 10 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz sent the Seattle SuperSonics to their 11th straight loss with a 115-101 victory on Saturday night. ... The Portland Trail Blazers sent the Los Angeles Clippers to their seventh straight loss with an 83-72 victory.

POSTSEASON PUSH
Mike Dunleavy scored 25 points, Troy Murphy added 24, and Indiana extended its winning streak to a season-best four games with a comeback victory over Chicago. Indiana pulled into a tie with New Jersey for ninth place in the Eastern Conference. The Pacers trail the Atlanta Hawks by 1 1/2 games for the eighth and final playoff spot.

CHARITY STRIPE
Amare Stoudemire shot 20-of-20 on free throws in the Suns' 122-113 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night for a new franchise record. Stoudemire broke the club record for consecutive free throws in a game of 17, set by Paul Silas against Atlanta on Jan. 10, 1971.

CAROM COLLECTOR
Portland's Joel Przybilla grabbed a career-high 25 rebounds in an 82-72 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. His final total was two shy of the Blazers' club record of 27, set by Sidney Wicks in a double-overtime game against the Lakers on Feb. 26, 1975.

SNAPPED
Mo Williams scored 29 points and the Milwaukee Bucks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 108-98 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.

SPEAKING
``We got our behinds kicked. I'm glad we don't play those guys 82 times because Mo Williams may be the all-time greatest player ever, if we did.'' - Cavaliers coach Mike Brown after Mo Williams scored 29 points with 13 assists in Milwaukee's 108-98 victory over Cleveland on Saturday night. Williams is averaging 26 points in four games against the Cavs this season.

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