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Washington ends the longest active drought in the 4 major…
03.29 / 07:52
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LOS ANGELES >> Young Lawson Walton sang "Happy Birthday" to his father, and Lakers rookies Brandon Ingram and Ivica Zubac offered the same greeting to their coach at morning shootaround on Tuesday.Luke Walton appreciated all the warm wishes, then reality set in hours later when the 37-year-old Lakers coach watched his young team crumble down the stretch for another loss - outscored by 24 points in the fourth quarter of a 119-108 setback to the Washington Wizards at Staples…
03.29 / 07:10
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Stephen Curry scored 32 points, Klay Thompson had 25 and the Golden State Warriors built a big lead early and held on for a 113-106 win over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday…
03.29 / 07:04
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Here's another look at Jusuf Nurkic's psotgame interview following the Blazers win over the Nuggets on…
03.29 / 07:02
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Rick Barnes has faced every team in the Final Four and has a prediction regarding a potential championship game matchup. "I bet you this right now," Barnes said. "If North Carolina and Gonzaga make it to the championship game, I'll bet you the bookies…
03.29 / 07:02
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Water pooled on a table in the middle of the noisy locker room and soaked in the carpet. The Washington Wizards had just celebrated clinching the Southeast Division for the franchise's first division title in 38 years. "We had a little water bottle fight in here,"…
03.29 / 07:02
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The Indiana Pacers ended up losing to the Minnesota Timberwolves on a trio of Ricky Rubio free throws. The Good: Paul George got cooking early as he dropped 25 points, 6 rebounds, 2 steals, and an assist in the first half. He ended the game on 12 of 21 shooting for 37 points, including a […] Post-Game Grades: Indiana Pacers Weren’t Hungry Like the Minnesota Timberwolves - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - 8 Points, 9 Seconds - An Indiana Pacers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and…
03.29 / 06:41
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Lamar Senior Nikita Lis wins three matches to win consecutive weekly…
03.29 / 06:38
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Another 6-0 week for Lamar’s Katya Lapayeva leads to second straight weekly h…
03.29 / 06:38
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Top performers from Sam Houston State men and Abilene Christian women earn yearly academic…
03.29 / 06:38
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Junior third baseman gets hit in every game, including walk-off HR; Freshman right-hander secures two wins, including complete game…
03.29 / 06:38
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Jusuf Nurkic had revenge on his mind during Tuesday night’s game against the Denver Nuggets. He also had it on his mind after it ended.Nurkic was traded by the Denver Nuggets to the Portland Trail Blazers in February for Mason Plumlee (picks were also exchanged), and he has really come into his own. The 7-footer has almost doubled the stats he was putting up per game in Denver since joining the Blazers. His strong play was on display when he scored a career-high 33 points with 16…
03.29 / 06:37
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jusuf Nurkic knows what his former team is missing. He illustrated that Tuesday night and got serenaded by his new f…
03.29 / 06:34
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The Gauchos win for the third time in their last five games to end the…
03.29 / 06:23
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The Philadelphia 76ers are slight 55.9 percent favorites over the Atlanta Hawks. The Hawks are shooting 44.5 percent from the field and the 76ers are forecasted to shoot 44 percent. The rebounding battle is pretty even with the Hawks projected for 46.5 rebounds vs. 47.1 for the 76ers. Turnovers are pretty even with the Hawks projected for 14.8 turnovers vs. 13.9 for the 76ers. The Hawks are making 9.1 three pointers on 33.2 percent from three point range. The 76ers are making 8.9…
03.29 / 06:05
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The Toronto Raptors are solid 74.2 percent favorites over the Charlotte Hornets. The Hornets are shooting 42.9 percent from the field which is significantly lower than the Raptors who are forecasted to shoot 48.3 percent. The Raptors have the rebounding advantage at 47.9 to 40. Turnovers are pretty even with the Hornets projected for 12.6 turnovers vs. 11.8 for the Raptors. The Hornets are making 9.6 three pointers on 34.7 percent from three point range. The Raptors are making 6.8…
03.29 / 06:05
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The New Orleans Pelicans are heavy 77.4 percent favorites over the Dallas Mavericks. The Mavericks are shooting 45.3 percent from the field and the Pelicans are forecasted to shoot 48.3 percent. The Pelicans have the rebounding advantage at 46 to 37.6. The Pelicans are committing fewer turnovers at 10.3 vs 12.1 for the Mavericks. The Mavericks are making 10.1 three pointers on 37.3 percent from three point range. The Pelicans are making 9.2 three pointers on 41.6 percent. KEY PLAYER…
03.29 / 06:05
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The San Antonio Spurs are slight 55.1 percent favorites over the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors are shooting 44.1 percent from the field and the Spurs are forecasted to shoot 44 percent. The Spurs have the rebounding advantage at 49.3 to 44.3. The Spurs are committing fewer turnovers at 13.2 vs 14.4 for the Warriors. The Warriors are making 11.4 three pointers on 36.2 percent from three point range. The Spurs are making 8.3 three pointers on 37.7 percent. KEY PLAYER STATISTICAL…
03.29 / 06:05
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The Memphis Grizzlies are solid 60.7 percent favorites over the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers are shooting 43.9 percent from the field and the Grizzlies are forecasted to shoot 45.6 percent. The Grizzlies have the rebounding advantage at 44.8 to 40.3. Turnovers are pretty even with the Pacers projected for 12.8 turnovers vs. 12.1 for the Grizzlies. The Pacers are making 8.1 three pointers on 36.3 percent from three point range. The Grizzlies are making 7.4 three pointers on 35.7 percent.…
03.29 / 06:05
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