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Texans take early 10-0 lead over Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant (10) makes a touchdown catch after getting by Houston Texans defensive back Andre Hal (29) in the second quarterof the NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Pittsburgh Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Houston Texans on Monday night.

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Millsap, Hawks hold off Hornets, 117-114 in OT

Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford (15) drives between Charlotte Hornets' Bismack Biyombo (8), right, and Cody Zeller (40) during the first half of an NBA pre-season basketball game Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks looked ready for the regular season when building a big first-half lead.

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Irving scores 28 as Cavs beat Bulls 107-98

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving, left, looks for an open pass between Chicago Bulls' Taj Gibson, right, and Nikola Mirotic, of Yugoslavia, during the second quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State held its homecoming over the weekend when it named its king and queen.

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Spurs rally to beat Kings 106-99

Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins, left, drives to the basket over San Antonio Spurs' Jeff Ayres (11) during the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jeff Ayres had 15 points and rookie Kyle Anderson added 14 points as the San Antonio Spurs overcame DeMarcus Cousin’s 32 points and 11 rebounds to rally for a 106-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night.

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Mavs used balanced offense to beat Grizzlies

Memphis Grizzlies guard Vince Carter (15) defends the basket on a dunk attempt by Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki (41) of Germany in the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Dallas. Carter rejected Nowitzki on the play. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

DALLAS (AP) — Tyson Chandler and Monta Ellis scored 14 points each to lead seven Dallas players in double figures as the Mavericks beat the Memphis Grizzlies 108-103 on Monday night.

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