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Nov 25

Davis, Cousins lead Pelicans’ rout of Suns

When Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins are rolling and their teammates’ shots are falling, it’s a good night for the New Orleans Pelicans. Mix in a lack of effort by an opponent, and Friday night was a very good night for New Orleans. Davis had 23 points and nine rebounds, Cousins added 19

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Nov 25

GAME RECAP: Heat 109, Timberwolves 97

Wayne Ellington comes off the bench and drops 21 points and three rebounds to lead the Heat in a 109-97 win over the Timberwolves.

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Nov 25

Pistons overcome 15-point deficit to beat Thunder 99-98

After dominating defending NBA champion Golden State from start to finish two days earlier, the Thunder wasted a big lead in a 99-98 loss to the Detroit Pistons on Friday night. Oklahoma City had a 10-point lead at the half and was up 15 midway throug…

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Nov 25

Hornets anything but clutch in Friday’s 4th quarter vs. LeBron James, Cavs

Beating LeBron James – anywhere, any time – is just about the toughest thing on the Charlotte Hornets’ agenda. Regardless of whether he was with the Miami Heat or Cleveland Cavaliers, James has owned this matchup. He has lost just one game against the Hornets since joining the Heat in 2010. Changing

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Nov 25

Wings coach Jeff Blashill on OT loss to Rangers

Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill discusses the OT loss to the Rangers.

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Nov 25

NBA Trade Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers, DeAndre Jordan And The Cost Of Acquiring A 1-Year Rental

The Cleveland Cavaliers have won seven games in a row, but that hasn’t stopped trade speculation. According to Cleveland.com’s Joe Vardon, a league source says the Cavs would consider swapping injured center/power forward Tristan Thompson for the Los Angeles Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan while

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Nov 25

How great would Derrick Rose have been if he never got hurt?

When Derrick Rose went to the basket late in the Chicago Bulls’ win in their opening playoff game against the Philadelphia 76ers in April 2012, he was one of the NBA’s brightest stars. A year removed from winning MVP, Rose was again the best player on the team that tied for the NBA’s best

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Nov 25

Steve Kerr’s brilliant running gag has him breaking out new props at press conferences

Steve Kerr, head coach of the most popular team in the NBA, has dealt with shuffled starting lineups early this season. For various reasons, his starters keep missing games and the first thing he does at each pre-game press conference is announce which…

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Nov 25

This kid was surprised with Warriors tickets and now Stephen Curry has another surprise for him

Surprising a loved one with a gift is always the best. Seeing their expression once they realize what you’ve bought them is worth more than value of the purchase itself. In this case, an uncle bought his nephew a Steph Curry jersey and topped that with tickets to the Warriors-Heat game. The kid’

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Nov 25

Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status up in air for Celtics game

Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo banged up his right knee in the team’s win against the Raptors on Friday. INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status for Saturday’s game against the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Celtics is up in the air after he hurt his right knee

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Nov 25

Ellington, Dragic lead Heat’s 3-point attack past Wolves

Miami had seen its early lead slip away in Minnesota after a nearly perfect start shooting the ball. A 14-point advantage had dwindled to one. Wayne Ellington came off the bench and hit a 3-pointer, then another, and the Heat found their spark. Ellingt…

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Nov 25

Rams have their health, and a shot at their first playoff berth since 2004

Ted Rath paces with unbridled energy as Rams players file out of the locker room and line up on the goal line and at the back of the end zone. Rath, the team’s strength and conditioning coach, checks his watch and blows his whistle. “All right. Let’s go!” Rath yells, before blowing the whistle

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Nov 25

Davis, Cousins lead Pelicans’ rout of Suns

PHOENIX (AP) — When Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins are rolling and their teammates’ shots are falling, it’s a good night for the New Orleans Pelicans. Mix in a lack of effort by an opponent, and Friday night was a very good night for New Orleans. Davis had 23 points and nine rebounds, Cousins

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Nov 25

Jackson’s 19th TD pass, Hokies ‘D’ stops Virginia, 10-0 (Yahoo Sports)

Josh Jackson threw a touchdown pass and No. 24 Virginia Tech beat Virginia for the 14th consecutive time, 10-0 on Friday night. The Hokies (9-3, 5-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) limited the Cavaliers to 5 rushing yards and 191 overall in posting their t…

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Nov 25

GAME RECAP: Hawks 116, Knicks 104

Dennis Schroder finishes with 26 points and eight assists as the Hawks get a 116-104 victory over the Knicks.

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Nov 25

Best of NHL: Brian Boyle’s emotional goal helps Devils beat Canucks

Brian Boyle scored one of the most meaningful goals in his career as the Devils beat the Canucks, 3-2, Friday night.

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