D’angelo Russell and the Nets top Toronto in overtime to snap an eightgame losing streak.
D’angelo Russell scored 29 points, including six in overtime, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped an eightgame skid by beating the Toronto Raptors 106-105 on Friday night.
Brooklyn also ended a 12game slide against Toronto.
Jarrett Allen made the go-ahead basket for the Nets with a little more than a minute left.
Kawhi Leonard scored 32 points for the Raptors. Pacers 112, Magic 90: Bojan Bogdanovic scored 26 points and Cory Joseph added 15 to help Indiana beat Orlando for the eighth straight time and 15th out of 16. Nikola Vucevic led Orlando with 22 points and 10 rebounds. Hornets 113, Nuggets 107: Kemba Walker had 21 points, eight assists and six rebounds, Tony Parker added 19 points off the bench and Charlotte snapped Denver’s seven-game win streak.
Kings 129, Cavaliers 110: De’aaron Fox had 30 points and 12 assists, Buddy Hield added 25 points, and Marvin Bagley III scored 17 points on 8-for-9 shooting for Sacramento. 76ers 117, Pistons 111: Jimmy Butler scored 38 points, Ben Simmons added 18 points and 13 rebounds, and Philly won as Joel Embiid got a rest day. Blake Griffin had 31 points and 12 rebounds for Detroit. Grizzlies 107, Pelicans 103: Jamychal Green scored 24 points in a reserve role and Memphis beat New Orleans. Bulls 114, Thunder 112: Lauri Markkanen scored 24 points and drove for the go-ahead layup in the closing seconds to lead Chicago over Oklahoma City and their first win under coach Jim Boylen.
Spurs 133, Lakers 120: Demar Derozan finished with 36 points and nine assists and San Antonio had eight players score in double figures.
Heat 115, Suns 98: Bam Adebayo scored a career-high 22 points, and Miami opened a six-game trip by handing Phoenix its eighth straight loss. Warriors 105, Bucks 95: Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry each scored 20 points, and Golden State won its third straight. Notes: Warriors center Damian Jones underwent surgery for a torn left pectoral muscle . ... Cleveland agreed to re-acquire guard Matthew Dellavedova from Milwaukee, and also is getting forward John Henson and two picks in 2021 in exchange for guard George Hill and forward Sam Dekker.
D’angelo Russell of the Nets drives against Kawhi Leonard of the Raptors during their game Friday. Russell had 29 points and Leonard 32, but Russell’s team pulled out the victory in overtime.