Nets 106, Raptors 105: D’Angelo Russell scored 29 points, including six in overtime, and host Brooklyn snapped an eight-game losing streak.
Brooklyn picked the most unlikely way to end its skid, halting a 12-game slide against Toronto with its first victory over the Raptors since April 3, 2015.
NBA assists leader Kyle Lowry had 11 more for Toronto but was just 1 for 8 from the field while scoring three points. Pacers 112, Magic 90.: Bojan Bogdanovic scored 26 points to help Indiana win in Orlando.
The Pacers have beaten the Magic eight straight and 15 of the past 16 meetings.
Nikola Vucevic led Orlando with 22 points and 10 rebounds. The Pacers took control in the middle of the third and were never challenged the final 16 minutes.
Hornets 113, Nuggets 107: Denver came in the with the best record in the West, but shot 39 percent from the field and 23 percent from 3-point range in losing at Charlotte.
Kemba Walker had 21 points, eight assists and six rebounds, fellow point guard Tony Parker added 19 points off the bench and Charlotte snapped the Nuggets’ seven-game win streak.
76ers 117, Pistons 111: Jimmy Butler scored 38 points and Philadelphia overcame star center Joel Embiid’s day of rest, rallying from a 15-point thirdquarter deficit on the road. Kings 129, Cavaliers 110: De’Aaron Fox had 30 points and 12 assists and Sacramento beat host Cleveland.