Highlights of Wednesday's NBA games – Reuters

(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights from National Basketball Association games on Wednesday:

Oct 25, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon (10) and Philadelphia 76ers guard Jerryd Bayless (0) and forward Robert Covington (33) battle for a loose ball during the third quarter at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Rockets 105, 76ers 104

Eric Gordon nailed a 3-pointer from the left corner at the buzzer as the Houston Rockets defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 105-104 on Wednesday night.

Gordon notched 29 points to lead Houston, which scored the last nine points. James Harden added 27 points and 13 assists for the Rockets, and Clint Capela contributed 16 points, a career-high 20 rebounds and four blocked shots.

J.J. Redick poured in 22 points to pace Philadelphia, which did not score in the final 3:05. Joel Embiid added 21 points, and Robert Covington chipped in 20 for the 76ers.

Nets 112, Cavaliers 107

Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 22 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 43 seconds remaining as Brooklyn overcame a triple-double by LeBron James to defeat Cleveland.

Dinwiddie made his 20th career start and first in place of D‘Angelo Russell (right knee sprain). He shot 7-for-13, with his biggest basket coming after the Nets blew a 12-point lead. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Allen Crabbe added 19 points apiece for Brooklyn.

James played point guard for the second straight night and totaled 29 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds. He also committed eight turnovers, two shy of his career worst. Kyle Korver added 22 points for the Cavaliers, who committed 21 turnovers.

Warriors 117, Raptors 112

Stephen Curry scored 30 points and Kevin Durant added 29, including key buckets down the stretch, as Golden State

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