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  1. Harden lifts Rockets past Wolves, into playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | NBA.com

    The Houston Rockets are on the verge of securing a playoff spot, and they've got their long-absent star big man back to complement MVP candidate James Harden. The team focus, however, might be on Harden now getting used to playing without his backcourt mate as Patrick Beverley ponders potential season-ending wrist surgery.

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  2. Raptors top Lakers, 94-83Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    They were up two at halftime and down a lot more than that when the game ended with a 94-83 Toronto Raptors victory Friday. Nine players suited up for the Lakers and only two scored in double digits, the sure sign of an unhealthy team if ever there was one.

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  3. Rockets beat Timberwolves to clinch playoff berthRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Network

    The Houston Rockets clinched their third straight postseason berth with a 120-110 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday. Houston hit a season-high 20 3-point shots, led by James Harden's six and Jason Terry's five to win its third straight game.

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  4. Lakers' Robert Sacre must improve his outside shootingRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Lakers center Robert Sacre tries to get to a rebound before Raptors forward Patrick Patterson in the first half. They weren't directed at him.

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  5. Lakersa 94-83 loss to Toronto features sluggish offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    TORONTO >> In between grieving with his family over his mother's passing, Lakers coach Byron Scott monitored his team in the past week. He watched the Lakers' loss in Oklahoma City, fuming at the team's defense.

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  6. Nuggets never trail in cruising to 107-91 win over Utah JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried #35 grabs an offensive rebound against Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert #27 in the second quarter at Pepsi Center March 27, 2015. It took some drastic changes to get to this point, but the Nuggets, as they close out the season, are reclaiming at least one thing they lost along the way - the right to believe again there are teams they're supposed to beat.

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  7. Injuries Defining Western Conference Championship PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... the Western Conference playoff picture from a battle for the NBA Finals to a war of attrition. The Houston Rockets survived 26 games sans Dwight Howard with their hold on the No. 3 seed intact. But recent setbacks to Patrick Beverley's wrist, ...

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  8. Raptors clinch Atlantic Division with win over hapless LakersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Network

    Jonas Valanciunas led a balanced attack with 19 points, and Toronto downed the Los Angeles Lakers by a 94-83 count on Friday. Lou Williams posted 18 points, James Johnson contributed 17 and Amir Johnson added 11 points for the Raptors, who clinched their second straight Atlantic Division title and put a two-game slide to rest.

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  9. Ellis injures knee in Mavericksa lopsided loss to SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    In a game marred by defeat and a knee injury to Monta Ellis, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban may have earned his first fine of the season from the NBA. Cuban was livid after Ellis left Friday night's game against the San Antonio Spurs for good midway through the third quarter.

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  10. Evans Leads Desperate Pelicans Past Kings, 102-88Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Tyreke Evans had 25 points and 10 assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans snapped a four-game losing streak with a 102-88 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night. Anthony Davis had 24 points, nine rebounds and six blocks for New Orleans, which has 10 games left to make up three on Oklahoma City for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.Quincy Pondexter added 16 points and Norris Cole 12 for the Pelicans.

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  11. Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Harden scores 33 as Rockets beat Wolves, clinch playoff spot Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bDPKI0 James Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the short-handed Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a 120-110 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Harden shot 9 for 19 from the floor, including 6 for 12 on 3-pointers.

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  12. NBA CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... knee, added 26 points and 10 assists. HOUSTON (AP) "' James Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the Houston Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a victory over the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves. Harden shot 9 for 19 from the floor, ...

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  13. Paul, Jordan lead Clippers in 119-98 rout of 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    J.J. Redick added 19 points for the Clippers, who won their sixth consecutive game to help their chances for home-court advantage in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. Los Angeles began the day in fifth place "' one game behind Portland, which played at Phoenix later.

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  14. Rockets clinch playoff berth by shooting their way past TimberwolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    With 3:20 left to play, Dwight Howard still had a good 80, 90 second before his time limit for the night would be up, but there was no way he was going to spend it on the bench. He had waited too long to let any minute go unclaimed.

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  15. Wolves Fall to Rockets Under Barrage of ThreesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Canis Hoopus

    The Rockets made 20 three pointers to account for half of their points in a 120-110 win over the Wolves in Houston. The Houston Rockets got out to a quick 13-2 lead against the Wolves early tonight, and kept the lead throughout the night, holding the Wolves at bay and making 20 three pointers.

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  16. Oklahoma City Thunder: Is this just an intermission in Kevin Durant's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is scheduled to have a bone graft operation next week and will be unable to perform basketball activities for four to six months. That's the night Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley cut off Russell Westbrook, crashing into his right knee as he signaled for a timeout, cutting short the end of that year's postseason and crippling the Thunder for much of the season that followed.

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  17. Andrew Wiggins Puts Rockets' Josh Smith on Poster with 2-Handed SlamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    He's only 20 years old, but Minnesota Timberwolves small forward Andrew Wiggins has looked like anything but a rookie this season. On Friday against the Houston Rockets, Wiggins drove by Trevor Ariza before throwing down a big two-handed dunk over Josh Smith .

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  18. Timberwolves Wrap: Rockets bury Wolves with three-pointersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dunking with Wolves

    Mar 27, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets guard James Harden fouls Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins in the second half at Toyota Center. Rockets won 120 to 110.

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  19. Rockets top T-Wolves, clinch playoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    James Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the Houston Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a 120-110 victory. Rockets top T-Wolves, clinch playoff spot James Harden had 33 points and eight assists as the Houston Rockets clinched a playoff spot with a 120-110 victory.

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  20. Game Notes: Raptors Survive A Rought First Half Against LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | HoopsAddict.com

    The Toronto Raptors had their Founders Night and trotted Isiah Thomas and John Bitove out to talk with the media. Both men had some great stories about the formation of the franchise and it's early years.

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