Walter Davis scored seven of his 22 points in the final 3:38 of the game, including the go-ahead basket with 1:17 left, leading the Phoenix Suns over the Knicks, 100-95, last night in New York.
Jay Humphries matched his season high with 21 points and Larry Nance had 13 points and a season-high 18 rebounds for the Suns. Sidney Green paced New York with 17 points and 18 rebounds.
Bulls 93, Pacers 77:
Michael Jordan's 31 points and a stifling defense helped Chicago, at home, turn back poor-shooting Indiana for its second consecutive victory after losing five straight.
The Bulls, who led by 21 points early in the fourth quarter, held Indiana's leading scorer, Chuck Person, to just 12 points.
Hawks 81, Pistons 71:
In Atlanta, Cliff Levingston scored 15 points and had 14 rebounds. The Pistons' total was lowest in franchise history since the inception of the 24-second clock in the 1954-55 season.
Bucks 98, Clippers 82:
Terry Cummings scored 20 points to help Milwaukee, at home, break a two-game losing streak.
In other games, Terry Porter scored a career-high 31 points as the Trail Blazers, at home, defeated the Seattle SuperSonics, 126-111; and, in Oakland, the Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs, 129-119, behind reserve Terry Teagle's 28 points.