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NBA Betting Odds: Celtics Pegged As Underdogs In Matchup Vs. Bucks

The Boston Celtics will be gunning for a third straight victory on Thursday when they travel to Milwaukee to battle the Bucks as 3.5-point underdogs on the NBA odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Boston hits the road for a pair of games aft…

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Second-quarter spree gives Charlotte Hornets an easy one over the Denver Nuggets

Offense was not the Charlotte Hornets’ friend until the second quarter Wednesday. Good as the defense had been, scoring was a constant challenge in a 1-2 start. Then, the Hornets exploded for 35 points in the second quarter, building as much as a 27-point lead in a 110-93 victory over the Denver

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Kaminsky scores 20 off bench, Hornets rout Nuggets 110-93

Frank Kaminsky scored 20 points off the bench, Dwight Howard had 15 points and 19 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Denver Nuggets 110-93 on Wednesday night. Denver has lost two straight. Kemba Walker added 19 points and five assists for C…

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Kaminsky scores 20 off bench, Hornets rout Nuggets 110-93

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Frank Kaminsky scored 20 points off the bench, Dwight Howard had 15 points and 19 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Denver Nuggets 110-93 on Wednesday night. Charlotte opened a 25-point lead in the first half and led 6…

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Eric Gordon Hits 3 At Buzzer To Lift Rockets Past 76ers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eric Gordon hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift the Houston Rockets to a 105-104 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. The Sixers were sloppy down the stretch and used a series of bad decisions and bad plays to cough…

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LeBron swatted by Hollis-Jefferson

LeBron gets a taste of his own medicine, having his shot blocked from behind by Rondae Hollis-Jefferson on a break.

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Tobias Harris (34 points) keys Pistons’ win over Timberwolves, 122-101

All five Pistons scored in double figures, led by Harris’ 34 points in the 21-point home win over Minnesota It was another slow start for the Detroit Pistons. But it was answered with a strong game from forward Tobias Harris. After the Minnesota Timberwolves jumped to a 9-0 lead Wednesday night at

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Eric Gordon drills a buzzer-beating 3 for Rockets to beat 76ers

Gordon’s clutch shot buried Philadelphia. Eric Gordon sank a buzzer-beating three-pointer Wednesday to down the Philadelphia 76ers, part of nine unanswered Houston Rockets points in the final three minutes. The 76ers had led the entire fourth quarter…

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Aaron Judge, Yankees teammates sit courtside for Nets vs. Cavs

The three sizable guys seated along the baseline would make for a decent starting frontcourt for some NBA team. On the night Game 2 of the World Series was being played out in Los Angeles without the Yankees, Aaron Judge, Dellin Betances and CC Sabathi…

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Pistons shake off slow start, stomp Timberwolves

Detroit — After another slow start, the Pistons got it together quickly. And did they ever get it together. After falling into another hole in the first quarter, the Pistons responded with their best quarter of the season — a 40-point second-quarter ou…

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Kidd compares Antetokounmpo to Magic Johnson and Garnett

Jason Kidd lauded Milwaukee Bucks NBA All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is taking the league by storm.

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Nets’ Trevor Booker sneaks into Cavs’ huddle

The Nets’ Trevor Booker sneakily made his way into the Cavaliers’ huddle during their game on Wednesday night. It even seemed like no one was going to notice, but then head coach Tyronn Lue looked up from his board. The best part was that Lue wasn’t even mad, he simply laughed as Booker walked

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Nets’ Trevor Booker sneaks into Cavs’ huddle

The Nets’ Trevor Booker sneakily made his way into the Cavaliers’ huddle during their game on Wednesday night. It even seemed like no one was going to notice, but then head coach Tyronn Lue looked up from his board. The best part was that Lue wasn’t even mad, he simply laughed as Booker walked

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Why Hornets rookie Malik Monk considers the NBA life to be ‘boring’

MILWAUKEE — The NBA is boring. Hey — it’s not me saying that. That’s straight from the mouth of Charlotte Hornets rookie guard Malik Monk, who I spent some time chatting with this week after a morning shootaround. Listen for yourself right here, on the newest CBS Sports’ Flagrant Two podcast

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Sixers-Rockets observations: Collapse on D ends with buzzer-beater

The Sixers appeared to have a statement win in the bag before Eric Gordon hit a three at the buzzer to hand them a 105-104 loss. By Jessica Camerato

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Johnson denies Gasol at the rim

Pau Gasol drives to the basket looking for a dunk, but Tyler Johnson rises up from behind and swats the shot away.

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