Magic rally to stun Pacers; Cavs beat Grizzlies in OT
Orlando Magic shooting guard Victor Oladipo (5) drives to the basket as Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert (55) defends during the second quarter at Amway Center. Photo by Kim Klement, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters.
Magic 93, Pacers 92
Rookie guard Victor Oladipo scored 23 points and sparked a fourth-quarter turnaround, leading the Orlando Magic to a 93-92 victory over the Eastern Conference-leading Indiana Pacers.
The Magic (16-37) erased a 17-point, third-quarter deficit in beating the Pacers, who have the best record in NBA.
On Friday, Orlando also came from 17 points down to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder, who have the best record in the Western Conference.
Indiana forward Paul George scored a game-high 27 points, but he missed a jumper in the final seconds that could have won the game.
Guard Lance Stephenson had 16 points and nine rebounds for the Pacers (39-11).
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Wizards 93, Kings 84
Power forward Nene scored 18 points and guard Bradley Beal had 16 as the Washington Wizards overcame the Sacramento Kings.
Beal made 4-of-5 attempts from three-point range, including two in the fourth quarter, as the Wizards (25-25) thwarted an attempted comeback by the Kings (17-34).
Guard Isaiah Thomas scored 30 points for the Kings.
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Cavaliers 91, Grizzlies 83 (overtime)
Kyrie Irving fired in a game-high 28 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers earned an overtime victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.
Irving sealed the Cavaliers' second consecutive win with four free throws in the last 30 seconds.
Cleveland (18-33) outscored the Grizzlies 13-5 in overtime while improving to 5-2 in overtime this season. The Grizzlies (27-23) dropped to 2-2 in overtime games.
Guard Nick Calathes had a team-high 17 points and six assists for the Grizzlies.