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Pacers thwart Bulls to stay unbeaten

SOLE SURVIVORS:Indiana are the NBA’s last team to remain unbeaten this season, while in Boston, the Celtics beat the Jazz 97-87 for only their first win of the season

AP, INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana

David Lee had 22 points and 15 rebounds and Andre Iguodala scored 20 points for the Warriors (4-1).

Kevin Love had 25 points, 16 rebounds and six assists for the Timberwolves, who have lost two straight after a 3-0 start. Kevin Martin added 23 points, but the Wolves’ bench was outscored 27-10.

Stephen Curry had just five points on two-for-eight shooting with seven assists in 24 minutes and sat out the fourth quarter with a bone bruise on his left foot.

MAGIC 98, CLIPPERS 90

In Orlando, Florida, Nik Vucevic had 30 points — including six free throws in the final 23 seconds — and 21 rebounds to help Orlando hold on to beat Los Angeles.

Orlando led by as many as 19 points in the third quarter, before Los Angeles took their first lead with a 25-5 run.

Blake Griffin led the Clippers with 23 points and 13 rebounds, while Chris Paul added 18 points and 10 assists. Former Magic guard J.J. Redick also chipped in 17 points.

The loss ends a three-game win streak for the Clippers, whose three-game road trip continued yesterday in Miami.

In other NBA action, it was:

‧ Bobcats 92, Raptors 90

‧ Bucks 109, Cavaliers 104

‧ Wizards 116, 76ers 102

‧ Pelicans 99, Grizzlies 84

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