Magic 110, Hawks 106
Evan Fournier scored 27 points but injured his right ankle as host Orlando rallied to beat Atlanta in overtime Wednesday night. Aaron Gordon had 24 points and 15 rebounds and Nikola Vucevic added 22 points and 16 rebounds for the Magic, and Jonathon Simmons scored 15 points.
Pacers 98, Bulls 96
Victor Oladipo scored 27 points, including a clutch 3-pointer with 31.1 seconds left, and host Indiana beat Chicago. Bojan Bodganovic had 17 points for Indiana, and Darren Collison finished with 14. Myles Turner had 11 points and blocked four shots, and Thaddeus Young finished with 10 points and nine rebounds.
Celtics 97, Mavericks 90
Kyrie Irving had 23 points and five assists, and Jayson Tatum added 17 points and 10 rebounds to help short-handed Boston slip past visiting Dallas. Boston’s Al Horford finished with 17 points, eight rebounds and eight assists.
Knicks 99, Grizzlies 88
Courtney Lee scored 24 points, Kristaps Porzingis had 18 after a slow start in his return to the lineup, and host New York beat Memphis. Moving from forward back to shooting guard in Tim Hardaway Jr.’s absence, Lee fell just shy of his season high and was the catalyst in a big run to open the second half that largely determined the game.
Pelicans 123, Nuggets 114
DeMarcus Cousins had 40 points, 22 rebounds and four blocks, and host New Orleans won for the second time in three games without Anthony Davis, defeating Denver. Jrue Holiday scored 27 points and E’Twaun Moore had 14 for New Orleans, which shot 53.5 percent (46-of-86).
Bucks 104, Pistons 100
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 25 points and nine rebounds, and host Milwaukee used a strong start to the fourth quarter to beat Detroit. Khris Middleton had 21 points, including four free throws in the final 20 seconds to help the Bucks win for the fourth time in five games.
Warriors 101, Hornets 87
Kevin Durant had 35 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists, and Golden State beat host Charlotte without Stephen Curry and Draymond Green. It was Durant’s first triple-double of the season and his second since joining the Warriors before last season. Curry will be sidelined for about two weeks with a sprained ankle.
Mavericks forward Nerlens Noel will have surgery for a torn ligament in his left thumb.…Suns star Devin Booker is expected to be sidelined two to three weeks because of a groin injury.…Allen Crabbe of the Brooklyn Nets was fined $15,000 by the NBA for violating the rule prohibiting players from throwing any item.…Grizzlies center Marc Gasol has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for using profanity during a live TV interview.
NBA: Fournier leads Magic but injures ankle in OT win over Hawks
Magic 110, Hawks 106