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CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving returned from his personal “pause” to score 37 points in his first game with Kevin Durant and James Harden, but the new-look, star-studded Brooklyn Nets gave up 42 to Collin Sexton and lost 147-135 in double overtime to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 42 points and 10 rebounds, Tobias Harris added 22 points and Philadelphia beat Boston.
CLIPPERS 115, KINGS 96
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 32 points, Paul George added 19 and Los Angeles beat Sacramento for its season-high fifth consecutive victory.
HAWKS 123, PISTONS 115, OT
ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 38 points, John Collins had 31 and Atlanta rallied to beat Jerami Grant and Detroit.
MAVERICKS 124, PACERS 111
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis had season highs of 27 points and 12 rebounds to help Dallas beat Indiana.
MAGIC 97, T-WOLVES 96
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cole Anthony hit a hurried 3-pointer at the buzzer and Orlando stunned short-handed Minnesota to stop a six-game losing streak.
HOUSTON (AP) — Deandre Ayton had season highs with 26 points and 17 rebounds and Phoenix beat Houston.
WARRIORS 121, SPURS 99
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry had 26 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists in Golden State’s victory.