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  1. Toronto tops Nets, keeps Eastern Conference leadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    Kyle Lowry had 20 points and 12 assists, Jonas Valanciunas added 16 points and 10 rebounds, and Toronto used a big fourth quarter to beat Brooklyn 105-89. Amir Johnson and Patrick Patterson each scored 13 in the first meeting between the teams since Brooklyn's one-point win in Game 7 of the first round of the playoffs last May. Patterson and Lou Williams each scored eight points in the fourth as Toronto outscored the Nets 29-16, taking advantage of six Brooklyn turnovers.

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    2 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Chandler Parsons scored a season-high 32 points and Monta Ellis added 25 as the Dallas Mavericks beat the Detroit Pistons 117-106 Wednesday night. Parsons fell two points short of a career high as he helped the Mavericks win a second road game in two nights.

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  3. James Harden, Dwight Howard help Houston Rockets top Denver Nuggets in OTRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    He continued the trend of MVP-like performances by dropping 41 points and 10 assists in the Houston Rockets' 115-111 overtime win against the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday. After erupting for 23 points in the first half, Harden was limited to 10 in nearly 21 second-half minutes.

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  4. Latest Texas sportsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KAUZ

    James Harden scored 41 points, including eight in overtime, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 115-111 on Wednesday night after Arron Afflalo tied the game on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation. Patrick Beverley sealed Houston's seventh win in eight games by hitting four straight free throws in the final 17.8 seconds.

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  5. Harden scores 41, Rockets beat Nuggets in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    James Harden couldn't quite fight his way through traffic and just barely missed getting his hand in the face of Arron Afflalo as the Nuggets swingman knocked down a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to end regulation. Harden scored eight of his 41 points in the extra period, and the Houston Rockets beat Denver 115-111 on Wednesday night after Afflalo's late theatrics sent the crowd into a frenzy.

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  6. (NBA) Detroit extends skidRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Standard

    Chandler Parsons scored a season-high 32 points and Monta Ellis added 25 as Dallas beat Detroit 117-106. Parsons fell two points short of a career high as he helped the Mavericks win a second road game in two nights.

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  7. Harden, Howard help Rockets top Nuggets in OTRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sports Network

    He continued the trend of MVP-like performances by dropping 41 points and 10 assists in the Houston Rockets' 115-111 overtime win against the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday. After erupting for 23 points in the first half, Harden was limited to 10 in nearly 21 second-half minutes.

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  8. G25: Rockets vs. Pelicans Prediction GameRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    Rockets : 100.3 PPG, 95.9 OPPG, WWWLW Pelicans : 103.3 PPG, 102.6 OPPG, WLWLW Another trap game here. Rockets are coming off a back-to-back win in Denver while New Orleans just had to take a short hop over the Houston and had a break since their home victory over Utah.

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  9. Another OT win for the Rockets, another 40+ point night for James HardenRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    Just another stop on James Harden's Beardly Trail of Destruction, and the Rockets got their third straight win to move to 19-5. As has been the Rockets' M.O. of late, the game started out ugly, but turned into a great one.

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  10. Rockets get another tough test Thursday against Davis-led PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Davis has had 20 points with at least 10 rebounds in 12 games and six with 30 points and 10 rebounds, all while leading the NBA in blocked shots and making 58.3 percent of his shots. With the return of Pelicans star Anthony Davis after a one-game absence, the Rockets' frontcourt should have its hands full on Thursday night.

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  11. Dwight Howard kicks Rocky in the headRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The Nuggets, looking to avenge their 12-point loss in Houston last Saturday and hoping to get back on the winning path, came close Wednesday as they hosted the Rockets. Arron Affalo sunk a three at the buzzer to send the game into overtime, but James Harden's eights points in OT and 41 total on the night, plus Dwight Howard's 24 points and 16 rebounds proved too much for Denver as it lost, 115-111 .

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  12. Hot-shooting Pelicans head to Houston to face RocketsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... Golden State Warriors, who have the top record in the NBA. And, they Pelicans (12-12) head out to play the Houston Rockets (18-5) on Thursday at Toyota Center after having increased their scoring in recent games. In their past six, the Pelicans have ...

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  13. Harden Gets Houston A WinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBA.com

    Though the Houston Rockets were able to count on James Harden to remain among the Western Conference's top teams with Dwight Howard sidelined, they are more than happy to have their center back after a three-week absence. The Rockets went 8-3 with Howard out due to a strained right knee, averaging a plus-1.8 scoring margin.

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  14. NBA results, Dec. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SFGate

    One night after helping end the Warriors' 16-game winning streak, Marc Gasol scored 26 points, including a banked-in three-pointer as regulation expired, and the visiting Memphis Grizzlies overcame blowing a 23-point lead for a 117-116 triple-overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. Zach Randolph had 21 points and 21 rebounds in the Grizzlies' sixth straight victory.

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  15. James Harden turns it on late, lifts Rockets past Nuggets in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    For all Rockets guard James Harden had done to keep the Rockets in the game when they were rapidly sinking and to seemingly steal it when it was slipping away, he left one point unclaimed. Given another chance, Harden was not about to let it slip away again.

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  16. Rapid Reaction: Houston Rockets 115, Denver Nuggets 111Read the original story

    Yesterday | Roundball Mining Company

    Faried's blunder at the end of regulation kind of sums up his season thus far. He shouldn't have been put in the position he was on that play and his subsequent drowning led to a critical mistake.

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  17. James Harden is a ridiculous passer.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    He also had a terrific over the head pass from the paint to the corner for a three by Donuts. He's awesome. (Thanks to @HoustonRockets for the vine)

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  18. Mavericks knock off Pistons, 117-106Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    One night after beating up on a very bad New York Knick team, the Dallas Mavericks beat up on an equally bad Detroit Pistons squad Wednesday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Now that this rather soft portion of their schedule is behind them, the Mavericks can turn their attention to Saturday when they play host to the defending world champion San Antonio Spurs as Dallas attempts to beat one of the Western Conference's elite teams for the first time this season.

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  19. Rocketsa rotation gets a much-needed boost via return of Isaiah CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Canaan had just put up his career-high scoring night and followed it with 13 points in the first half against Chris Paul and the Clippers. Pat Beverley was still out.

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  20. Rockets report: Kevin McHale has a history with Nuggets coach Brian ShawRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    When Nuggets coach Brian Shaw was an NBA rookie with the Boston Celtics, Kevin McHale was a veteran All Star with three championships and plenty of information to share. Shaw, in turn, became an avid student.

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