Friday's best games
Orlando 100, Charlotte 79: Dwight Howard had 20 points and 24 rebounds, while Ryan Anderson scored 23 points for the Magic.
Indiana 98, Cleveland 91 (OT): Danny Granger scored nine of his 22 points in overtime to help the Pacers beat the Cavaliers..
Boston 96, Detroit 85: Jermaine O'Neal scored 19 points as he and the Celtics ended a dismal start to their season with a victory in their home opener.
Atlanta 105, New Jersey 98: eff Teague scored 22 points, Joe Johnson added 21 and the Hawks won their third straight game to open the season.
Miami 103, Minnesota 101: Dwyane Wade hit a jumper from the wing, then scored on an inbounds pass from LeBron James with 4.6 seconds to play to lift the undefeated Heat to victory.
Dallas 99, Toronto 86: Reserve center Ian Mahinmi scored a career-high 19 points, Dirk Nowitzki contributed 18, and the reigning NBA champion Mavericks rallied for their first victory.
Around the rim
Golden State Warriors: Will likely have Stephen Curry back but are expected to be without backcourt teammate Monta Ellis when they host the Philadelphia 76ers tonight.
Compiled from News and wire service reports.