Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant carry Nets past Hornets, 122-116

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) drives around Charlotte Hornets guard Terry Rozier (3) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

NEW YORK — Kyrie Irving scored 33 points, Kevin Durant had 29 and the Brooklyn Nets outlasted the Charlotte Hornets 122-116 on Wednesday night.