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  1. Blazers at Clippers PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Blazers Edge

    The Portland Trail Blazers look to keep pace in a hyper-competitive Western Conference playoff picture, with fourteen of the fifteen teams separated by just six games. Their last time out they managed to down the short-handed Toronto Raptors 128-122.

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  2. East features MVP candidates even with LeBron in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily News-Record

    In this Dec. 5, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid dunks against the Toronto Raptors during second half NBA basketball action in Toronto. With eight shopping days to Christmas, it's time to consider the NBA's decision to spotlight Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo and Embiid in the holiday lineup.

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  3. LeBron's season-low 13 in blowout caps Lakers' eventful weekRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Yuma Sun

    This was hardly the ideal way for LeBron James and his Los Angeles Lakers to cap what amounted to an eventful week of highs and lows. And arriving one night after what seemed to be a breakthrough performance, this dud demonstrated just how much more room for improvement four-time NBA MVP James and his new teammates have.

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  4. Basketball: Shorthanded Nuggets topple NBA-best RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Jamal Murray #27 of the Denver Nuggets drives against Danny Green #14 of the Toronto Raptors at the Pepsi Center on Dec 16, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. LOS ANGELES: Nick Foles, who led Philadelphia to a Super Bowl victory last season, finds himself in a familiar spot as the Eagles' backup quarterback looks poised to take them on another late-season run.

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  5. Travis Scott (literally) rides a roller coaster in middle of Oracle ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Travis Scott performs at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. Travis Scott performs at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015.

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  6. Game Preview: Philadelphia 76ers vs. San Antonio SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Pounding the Rock

    The Spurs ruined their chances at an undefeated homestand with their 98-93 loss to the Chicago Bulls on Saturday, a loss that put them back at .500 on the season. With Brett Brown's 20-11 76ers coming to town tonight, the Spurs will look to get another win streak going before they fly out to Florida for a tip-off with the Orlando Magic later in the week.

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  7. Wall's 40 pointer for WizardsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sky Sports

    John Wall was in dazzling form as his 40 points led the Washington Wizards to a huge win over the Los Angeles Lakers. The Wizards beat LeBron James' Lakers 128-110 on Sunday night with Wall netting 40 points with 14 assists and six rebounds.

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  8. Babies square off in ClevelandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sky Sports

    During the half-time break at the NBA showdown between Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers, the next wave of elite athletes entered the arena - and it turns out keeping the crowd happy was child's play. You have probably heard the phrase 'dummy run' but these youngsters were running for dummies - as their family members stood at the finishing line and offered inducements to the competitors.

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  9. Nikola Jokic inspires Denver Nuggets victory over Toronto RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester News

    The leaders of the Eastern and Western NBA conferences sparred off on Sunday night with the Denver Nuggets prevailing 95-86 against the Toronto Raptors. Denver put 27 points on the board in the final quarter and restricted the Raptors to just 14 to record their third win in a row.

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  10. Let's tank and draft legit starting center: bol bolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bullets Forever

    This story has wizards written over it. Let's draft the son and win championship.

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  11. LaMarcus Aldridge seems to have something in common with Zaza PachuliaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pounding the Rock

    Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge is apparently turning into Zaza Pachulia , according to Reddit user GlassHalfFultz . Perhaps triggered by Lakers forward Brandon Ingram twisting his ankle after landing on Aldridge, GlassHalfFultz is trying to build a case that he is purposefully trying to injure opponents by sliding under them using clips from the last several seasons.

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  12. Wall dominates as Wizards beat LakersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Butler returns as 76ers cruise to win in Cleveland; Nets win their fifth straight game; Denver win at home against Toronto John Wall scored a season-high 40 points and had 14 assists as Washington routed visiting Los Angeles to snap a four-game losing streak. Wall converted 16 of 27 field-goal attempts, including 4 of 8 from 3-point range.

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  13. Houston Rockets vs. Utah Jazz game previewRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    For one thing, Houston can get back to above .500 with a win for the first time since November 24 when they lost embarrassingly to the Cleveland Cavaliers . That would be a big step for a team and a chance to put the bad start behind them for good.

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  14. Kings' Dave Joerger on Luka Doncic's Ceiling: 'I Don't See It'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Sacramento Kings head coach Dave Joerger is a card-carrying member of NBA Twitter now after praising Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic . Doncic finished with 28 points, six rebounds and nine assists in Dallas' 120-113 loss to the Kings on Sunday.

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  15. Sunday's NBA roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Nikola Jokic scored 26 points, Murray had 15 of his 19 in the fourth quarter and the banged-up Nuggets rallied past the equally banged-up Toronto Raptors 95-86 on Sunday night in a game between conference leaders. Trailing 70-57 in the third quarter, the Nuggets went on a 23-2 run that send them to their 10th win in 12 games and kept in place their slim lead over Golden State in the Western Conference.

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  16. Ranking the NBA's best ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    If you don't know by now, here's professional sports' worst kept secret: the biggest competitive advantage to any team is ownership. Likewise, it is easily the team's biggest downfall too.

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  17. Looking at the glory years of Pistons vs. PacersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    The Detroit Pistons and Indiana Pacers share several similarities. They play in neighboring states.

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  18. NBA superstar's historic Australian tell-allRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mercury

    The five-time NBA champion, often placed among the greatest players to ever lace up a basketball shoe, will present The Mamba Mentality Experience, an interactive presentation about his life, his tips for success, the amazing career he has had on and off the court, as well as the stories of the people he has played with and met throughout his journey. The Mamba Mentality is also the name of Bryant's debut book, which describes itself as a "deep dive inside the mind of one of the most revered athletes of all time".

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  19. Simmons, Embiid help Sixers put Cavs awayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Standard

    Jimmy Butler's return brought out the best in his Philadelphia teammates. Ben Simmons had 22 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season, Joel Embiid scored 24 points and the 76ers routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-105 on Sunday.

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  20. Landry Shamet Continues to Dazzle for 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    While the Philadelphia 76ers wait to see if Markelle Fultz and Zhaire Smith will ever pan out, a new star of the future has emerged out of this year's rookie class. Landry Shamet won't win Rookie of the Year, but his production to this point can't be ignored.

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