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Cavaliers vs. Pacers – Game Recap – January 12, 2018

With Lance Stephenson and LeBron James getting tangled up again on Friday night, relive the biggest moments in their rivalry, capped off by the infamous blowing in the ear incident from the 2014 postseason. The Bucks get the opening tip and Giannis Antetokounmpo finds Eric Bledsoe who finishes with a slam. Houston’s strong offensive performance, […]

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Spurs vs. Trail Blazers – Game Recap – January 7, 2018

PORTLAND, Ore. — CJ McCollum’s floater bounced several times around the rim, and the crowd seemed to hold a collective breath. It finally fell in with 5.9 seconds left, giving the Portland Trail Blazers a 111-110 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night with both teams short-handed. “It didn’t want to go in. […]

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Spurs vs. 76ers – Game Recap – January 3, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid went from doubtful to dominant, using a sprained right hand that nearly sidelined him to instead rock the rim, swat shots and stop the Spurs. “I want to be out there with them. I don’t want to quit on them,” Embiid said. Ruled out by the 76ers before tipoff, Embiid made […]

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Spurs vs. Knicks – Game Recap – January 2, 2018

NEW YORK — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 29 points, Kawhi Leonard had a season-high 25 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks 100-91 on Tuesday night to give Gregg Popovich sole possession of fifth place on the NBA’s coaching wins list. Manu Ginobili finished with 12 points — three of them coming on […]

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76ers vs. Nuggets – Game Recap – December 30, 2017

DENVER — With Joel Embiid in a different city entirely, the Philadelphia 76ers got a spark from an unlikely source. Jerryd Bayless scored all of his 14 points in a key stretch in the second half, and the 76ers rallied from 13 down to beat the Denver Nuggets 107-102 on Saturday night. Dario Saric had […]

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Nets vs. Pelicans – Game Recap – December 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS — It took Rajon Rondo 20 games in a Pelicans uniform to rewrite franchise record books. As Rondo gains more comfort with his new team — and its unusual lineup featuring two dynamic All-Star big men — his ability to recognize mismatches and put talented scorers in advantageous spots could be exactly what […]

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Wizards vs. Trail Blazers – Game Recap – December 5, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. — Bradley Beal had a career night, and in the process, he gave the Washington Wizards a morale-boosting rebound victory. “I’ve been thinking way too much,” Beal said after scoring a career-high 51 points in a 106-92 victory Tuesday night over the Trail Blazers. “Tonight, I was just playing freely and having fun.” […]

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Suns vs. 76ers – Game Recap – December 4, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — Devin Booker was unguarded as he swished a 26-foot 3-pointer, and he shrugged as he tossed up his hands. The Suns were surely impressed. The 76ers? Well, they likely wished they could have stayed in bed and called out sick. Booker scored 46 points, outplayed a flu-ridden Ben Simmons in a battle of […]