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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.

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