Irving and Durant lead Nets past Hornets for 11th win a row


              Brooklyn Nets guard Edmond Sumner (4) defends against Charlotte Hornets forward Gordon Hayward, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Matt Kelley)
            
              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) shoots a field goal over Charlotte Hornets forward Jalen McDaniels (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Matt Kelley)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard Terry Rozier (3) defends against Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Matt Kelley)
            
              Charlotte Hornets guard Terry Rozier (3) brings the ball upcourt during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Matt Kelley)
            
              Referee Nick Buchert, left, listens to Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7), during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Matt Kelley)
Irving and Durant lead Nets past Hornets for 11th win a row