TORONTO. – Kyle Lowry scored 21 points and broke a tie late in the fourth quarter as the Toronto Raptors overcame a 17-point deficit to defeat the Charlotte Hornets 90-85.
Norman Powell added 17 points for the Raptors. Frank Kaminsky led Charlotte with 27 points and Kemba Walker added 24.
Cavaliers 113, Pacers 104
Kyle Korver scored 22 points off the bench for Cleveland and became the seventh player in NBA history to make 2,000 three-pointers.
LeBron James scored 31 points for his 13th 30-point game of the season, and Kyrie Irving scored 26 points and passed for seven assists for Cleveland.
Jeff Teague recorded 15 points and 11 assists and Glenn Robinson III scored 19 points for the Pacers.
Spurs 107, Magic 79
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points and Kawhi Leonard had 22 in the Spurs’ easy victory.
San Antonio, which owns the second-best record in the NBA behind the Golden State Warriors, did not play its starters–except for center Dewayne Dedmon–in the fourth quarter.
Center Nikola Vucevic led the Magic with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Forwards Aaron Gordon and Jeff Green each scored 11 points.
Bucks 129, Nets 125
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 33 points, and the Bucks held on down the stretch to extend the Nets’ home losing streak to 16 games and their overall losing streak to 14 games. – Reuters