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  1. Harden's 36 points push Rockets past KnicksRead the original story

    9 min ago | Sports Network

    James Harden scored Houston's final 12 points of the game, leading the Rockets to a 91-86 victory over the New York Knicks. Harden went 7-of-12 from beyond the arc and ended with 36 points, six rebounds, six assists and three steals for the Rockets, who have won 10 straight against the Knicks.

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  2. Clippers continue roadie with tough test vs. RocketsRead the original story

    10 min ago | Sports Network

    The Los Angeles Clippers struggled with an inferior team the last time out and could be in for a long night Friday against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center. The Clippers squeezed past the Detroit Pistons, 104-98, on Wednesday at The Palace and Jamal Crawford came off the bench to score 25 points.

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  3. Not So Wild West: Lakers play host to WolvesRead the original story

    10 min ago | Sports Network

    The teams with the worst records in the Western Conference square off Friday night when the Los Angeles Lakers welcome the Minnesota Timberwolves to Staples Center. Both teams are mired in three-game losing streaks.

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  4. Portland rising, Charlotte reelingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The Portland Trail Blazers are riding a league-best nine game winning streak, are tied for the second-most wins in the NBA and have jumped into the top five for the first time this season. The reason they can't get any higher is because the Golden State Warriors have won seven in a row and are unwilling to surrender the top spot, Toronto has won six straight and is tied with Memphis for the most wins in league and Houston continues to find ways to win games without Dwight Howard.

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  5. What Constitutes Success for the 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BleacherReport

    ... as part of the Steve Nash trade in 2012. L.A. is also owed both a first and a second-round pick from the Houston Rockets as part of the Jeremy Lin trade package. Those selections also come with protection clauses , however. Lakers right now looking ...

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  6. Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers game previewRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    Well, the Rockets are 3-1 on this homestand and that's roughly where I thought they would be pre-injuries. With the injuries, I expected 2-3 in these five games, but Houston has already surpassed that.

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  7. High-powered offense on Los Angeles Lakersa holiday wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    Scott also finished in the NBA's top 10 in 3-point shooting in four seasons, including 1984-95 , 1986-87 , 1988-89 and 1989-90 . But even the most accurate shooters have off nights.

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  8. Solid play from Chris Paul and Jamal Crawford have kept the Los Angeles Clippers afloatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    If you want to look at why the Clippers have been able to keep their heads above water while trying to find their groove this season, look no further than the play of point guard Chris Paul and sixth-man Jamal Crawford. Blake Griffin may be leading the team in scoring at 21.6 points per game, but his numbers are down from 2013-14 when he averaged 24.1, and he's shooting a career-low 46.5 percent from the field, down from 52.8 a season ago.

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  9. Turkish player won't help Sixers muchRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... and said he is ready to come to the NBA. His rights were acquired by the Sixers in 2013 in a trade with the Houston Rockets and he has been playing overseas since. A source said the other day that "it could be a couple of days or a couple of weeks" ...

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  10. Lakers' Johnson goes 'Wild' on defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Orange County Register

    Every basketball player loves to score, to see their name in a box score as some sort of validation that they contributed to the outcome. Wes Johnson isn't any different.

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  11. Tarik Black battles through eye infection to help RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    As if the Rockets haven't been shorthanded enough, they were almost down another man on Wednesday night when they hosted Sacramento. Center Tarik Black, who has started for Dwight Howard in the last four games, battled through an eye infection to play in the game.

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  12. Scouting report: Clippers at RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Donatas Motiejunas and Isaiah Canaan are coming off strong showings that included career highs in points for both. 2. James Harden is playing complete basketball.

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  13. Jordan Hill proving himself to be Lakers' go-to No. 2 playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArcaMax Publishing

    The Lakers re-signed Hill only after it became apparent that neither Anthony nor James would head west and Gasol would travel east. Then the Lakers acquired Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer, either of whom was a good bet to be the Lakers' second-best player.

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  14. Up next for Clippers: Friday at HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    All-Star guard James Harden , celebrating a basket with teammate Francisco Garcia, has helped the Rockets open the season with a 12-3 record. All-Star guard James Harden , celebrating a basket with teammate Francisco Garcia, has helped the Rockets open the season with a 12-3 record.

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  15. Forgetting the Lakers tank train during at night in STAPLESRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    After a night in STAPLES Center, it appears that no matter what the logic, the Lakers fanbase has no interest in tanking. The Lakers were down by 6 points with just about two minutes left on the game clock.

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  16. Happy Thanksgiving from The Dream ShakeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    It's Thanksgiving, which is my favorite holiday. The time to eat more than your fill, drink more than is socially acceptable, watch football and gather with your family.

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  17. Rockets 102, Kings 89: Five things we learnedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Some of the season-high 37 points they scored came from hot shooting. But they also had the pace and the crisp passing they want but have not delivered consistently, ranking ninth in the NBA in pace.

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  18. Five takeaways from Lakers' loss to Memphis GrizzliesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen, left, puts up a shot in front of Lakers forward Ed Davis during the first half of Wednesday's game at Staples Center. Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen, left, puts up a shot in front of Lakers forward Ed Davis during the first half of Wednesday's game at Staples Center.

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  19. Spurs rally to outpace Pacers; full Wednesday NBA recapRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cape Breton Post

    Manu Ginobili had 28 points and the San Antonio Spurs won without coach Gregg Popovich, rallying for a 106-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. Popovich missed the game after undergoing what the team is calling a minor medical procedure.

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  20. Streaking Grizzlies hold off Lakers 99-93Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Tribune

    Mike Conley thinks the Memphis Grizzlies are atop the NBA standings because they've been consistent and determined each night, no matter whether they're playing title contenders or the Los Angeles Lakers . The Grizzlies needed every bit of that focus to hold off those 15th-place Lakers, who fell a few minutes shy of an unlikely win.

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