Jaccob Slavin scores in OT, Hurricanes top Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Jaccob Slavin scored 2:15 into overtime to give the Carolina Hurricanes a 5-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night. Jordan Staal, Derek Ryan, Elias Lindstrom, Justin Williams and Slavin each had a goal and an assist to help the Hurricanes win their second in a row to close out a […]

Ellington and Johnson score 16 each in Heat win vs. Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tyler Johnson and Wayne Ellington scored 16 points each and Miami held off a late rally for a 104-98 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. It was Miami’s 24th win in its past 30 games against Charlotte, which opened a stretch of six of seven home games with a loss. […]

Drummond, Pistons withstand late rally to beat Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS — Andre Drummond finished with 23 points and 13 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons withstood a late rally to beat the Indiana Pacers 104-98 on Friday night. Reggie Bullock finished with 15 points for Detroit, which earned its second win in two nights. The Pistons had their biggest lead of the game at 95-79 […]