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NBA Report / Scores and fast facts

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.