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  1. San Antonio Spurs vs. New Orleans Pelicans 12/26/14: Video Highlights and RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The San Antonio Spurs looked to get themselves back on track on Friday night, when they took on the New Orleans Pelicans. The Spurs were mired in a skid that had seen them drop five of their last six, and faced a Pelicans squad who had dropped two of three.

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  2. Morris twins lead Phoenix Suns past Kings for fifth consecutive win: By the NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ArizonaSports.com

    On the road one night after Christmas, the Suns burned off those holiday meal calories in an exciting 115-106 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday for their fifth consecutive win. It was a revenge game of sorts for Phoenix, getting even after falling to the Kings 114-112 in double overtime at home on Nov. 7. The Morris twins, Marcus and Markieff, dominated the high-scoring affair, scoring 20 and 17 points respectively.

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  3. Phoenix Suns outlast Sacramento Kings for 5th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ArizonaSports.com

    Marcus Morris had 20 points and nine rebounds, Isaiah Thomas keyed the decisive run against his former team and the Phoenix Suns outlasted the short-handed Sacramento Kings 115-106 on Friday night for their fifth straight win. In his first game back in Sacramento, Thomas led an 18-7 spurt to start the fourth quarter that put Phoenix up by 15. The former Kings fan favorite finished with 17 points, five assists and three rebounds in just 29 minutes.

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  4. Rockets' Josh Smith Experiment Starts out Right and Other Friday NBA TakeawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Josh Smith 's debut with the Houston Rockets was an unequivocal success, and he actually had a lot to do with it. Seeing his first action since the Detroit Pistons waived him earlier this week, the 29-year-old tallied 21 points, eights rebounds and three assists in Friday night's 117-111 overtime win against the 21-8 Memphis Grizzlies .

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  5. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks 12/26/14: Video Highlights and RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Dallas Mavericks looked to get themselves back on track on Friday night, when they took on the Los Angeles Lakers. The Mavs had dropped two straight, and faced a Lakers squad who had dropped four of five.

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  6. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Orlando Magic 12/26/14: Video Highlights and RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back from their loss to the Miami Heat on Christmas Day with a 98-89 win against the Orlando Magic on Friday. With Kyrie Irving out with a knee injury, LeBron James picked up the slack by recording 29 points, eight rebounds and five assists.

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  7. Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics 12/26/14: Video Highlights and RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Brooklyn Nets looked to keep their momentum rolling on Friday when they took on the Boston Celtics. The Nets had won two straight to inch closer to .500, but the Celtics posed a tough test as they looked to end a two-game skid.

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  8. Santa Cruza s Joe Alexander signs overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz forward Mitchell Watt drives the ball home for two points during a game against the Austin Spurs on Dec. 12. Santa Cruz >> The Santa Cruz Warriors will be a different team when they suit up against the visiting Idaho Stampede on Saturday night at Kaiser Permanente Arena. That's because Joe Alexander, whose size and athleticism made him a nightmare to defend in the D-League, signed with Israel's Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv for the remainder of the season on Thursday.

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  9. Blazers vs. 76ers Final Score: 114-93; Short-Handed Portland Easily PrevailsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    Despite missing three of the four big men in their rotation, the Portland Trail Blazers jumped ahead of the Philadelphia 76ers early, and easily held them off for their NBA-leading 24th win of the season. The Blazers were led by Damian Lillard , Wesley Matthews , and Nicolas Batum .

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  10. Blazers vs. Sixers: Lacking All Big Men, Portland Triples Their Way to VictoryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    How do you win without your three best big men? Step 1: Play the Philadelphia 76'ers. Step 2: Shoot plenty of threes.

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  11. Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 106 Minnesota Timberwolves 102Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Roundball Mining Company

    If not for Kenneth Faried, the Nuggets don't win this game. He had great energy all game long, pulled down an insane amount of rebounds, and even looked good at the charity stripe.

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    4 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Damian Lillard had 28 points and nine assists, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114-93 on Friday night for their seventh win in the last eight games. Lillard, who had scored at least 40 points in two of Portland's previous three games, had 19 second-half points for the Blazers .

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  13. Latest Ohio sportsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    LeBron James had 29 points and eight assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied to beat the Orlando Magic 98-89 on Friday night. Kevin Love scored 22 points and reserve Dion Waiters added 17 for Cleveland, which bounced back from a 101-91 loss at Miami on Christmas.

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  14. Make-or-break time is right now for Denver NuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins, right, looks for an open teammate as Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 26, 2014 in Denver. After the Nuggets lost back-to-back road games, coach Brian Shaw had a message for his players Friday as they prepared to host the Timberwolves.

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  15. Nowitzki moves up scoring list as Mavs top LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Rajon Rondo scored a season-high 21 points in his fourth game with Dallas and Dirk Nowitzki added 14 to move up another spot on the NBA's scoring list in the Mavericks' 102-98 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night. Rondo, traded from Boston last week, also had eight rebounds and seven assists in Dallas' franchise-best fifth straight win against the Lakers in the regular season.

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  16. NBA Grants Miami Heat Disabled Player ExceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All U Can Heat

    Nov 2, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat forward Josh McRoberts dribbles the ball in the second half of a game against the Toronto Raptors at American Airlines Arena. The Heat won107-102.

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  17. Miami Heat Targeting Andray BlatcheRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | All U Can Heat

    May 6, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Brooklyn Nets center Andray Blatche drives to the basket as Miami Heat forward Chris Andersen defends during the first half in game one of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports ESPN's Marc Stein dropped a ticking #SteinBomb Friday night, Tweeting that the Miami Heat are interested in big man Andray Blatche now that Josh Smith has signed with the Houston Rockets.

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  18. Harden, Smith lead Rockets over GrizzliesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Network

    James Harden had 32 points, including a tying layup late in regulation, and the Houston Rockets scored eight of their 13 points in overtime at the foul line to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 117-111 on Friday night. Josh Smith had 21 points and eight rebounds in his Rockets debut after being signed earlier in the day and Harden added 10 assists.

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  19. Nuggets top T-Wolves behind Faried's monster gameRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Network

    Kenneth Faried racked up 26 points and a career-best 25 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets needed every last one to hold off the Minnesota Timberwolves by a 106-102 score. Faried, who finished 11-of-15 from the field, was one of three Nuggets to record a double-double as Denver halted a two-game skid.

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  20. Rondo leads Mavs over Kobe-less LakersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Network

    Rajon Rondo turned in a game-high 21 points to go with eight rebounds and seven assists as Dallas claimed a 102-98 win over the Lakers on Friday. Tyson Chandler picked up 15 points and 12 rebounds, while Monta Ellis chipped in 15 and Dirk Nowitzki followed with 14 points and eight boards for the Mavericks, who snapped a two-game slide and have won four of their last six.

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