1. Westbrook, Thunder Cruise Past Hornets

    Russell Westbrook scored 29 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 98-75 victory over Charlotte on Friday night, snapping the Hornets ' season-high four-game win streak...

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  2. MMA in 2014: The Real Winners and Losers

    You can't pack the sum total of an entire year into a box and slap one label on it. Life is too complicated for such a simple procedure. Something's bound to ooze its way out. So it is for mixed martial arts...

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  3. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Detroit Pistons

    The 2014-15 season has been marked almost exclusively by letdowns for the Detroit Pistons , but if you squint hard enough there might be a silver lining among the failures. Even after a win over the Indiana Pacers , the Pistons are just 6-23 (...

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  4. Team Canada Thumps Slovakia in World Junior Opener

    There were two things to take away from Team Canada's dominating first game at the world junior hockey championship...

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  5. Postgame: Pelicans 97, Spurs 90

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  6. 12-Game Home Skid Ends with Largest Offensive Outburst of Season

    AUBURN HILLS -- The longest single-season home losing streak in team history came to a screeching halt Friday night, as the Detroit Pistons turned in one of their best performances of the season...

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  7. Cavs Rally to Beat Magic 98-89 Without Kyrie Irving; Kevin Love Sits 4th Quarter

    LeBron James had 29 points and eight assists, Kevin Love scored 22 points despite sitting out the fourth quarter and the Cavs beat the Orlando Magic 98-89 Friday without Kyrie Irving ...

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  8. Magic Hang Tight with Cavs Before Falling Short

    Midway through Friday's second quarter, with the Orlando Magic shooting nearly 70 percent and in possession of a 10-point lead on the star-studded Cleveland Cavaliers , confetti inexplicably starting falling from the Amway Center rafters...

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  9. Davis Smashes Ginobili's Layup Attempt

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  10. Anthony Davis Helps Pelicans Send Spurs to 6th Loss in 7 Games

    NEW ORLEANS -- Anthony Davis had 22 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks, leading the New Orleans Pelicans to a 97-90 victory over the slumping San Antonio Spurs on Friday night...

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  11. Canada Clobbers Slovakia 8-0 in World Juniors

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  12. Former The Ultimate Fighter 19 Contestant Arrested on Rape and Other...

    When The Ultimate Fighting Championship held tryouts for TUF 19 in Indianapolis in August 2013, Doug Sparks stood out among the other competitors...

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  13. Dirk Nowitzki Passes Elvin Hayes for 8th Place on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    Dirk Nowitzki continues climbing up the list of NBA all-time scorers and leaving legends in his wake...

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  14. Young Flyers Fan Gets Sidney Crosby Jersey for Christmas, Is Entirely Disgusted

    This fan may be young, but don't mistake young for stupid. Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are Pennsylvania's flagship cities. However, their people and their sports teams couldn't be more different...

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  15. Thunder vs. Hornets

    While Russell Westbrook is helping Oklahoma City stay afloat without Kevin Durant , Kemba Walker has Charlotte riding high without underachieving Lance Stephenson.....

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  16. Orlando Magic Musings: LeBron James hot, Orlando cold in fourth

    After three quarters of torrid shooting Friday night, the Orlando Magic ran out of gas while running headfirst into LeBron James...

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  17. Mitchell Marsh Ruled out of Sydney Test

    Allrounder Mitchell Marsh remains an uncertain starter for the Sydney Test after being sent for further scans on his injured right hamstring in Melbourne.....

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  18. Saints' Ryan: Defense 'Drank the Kool-Aid'

    Rob Ryan said he's used to fielding questions about his job security, as the New Orleans Saints ' defensive coordinator found himself doing again Friday...

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  19. Perfect 10: Dudley Doesn't Miss, Bucks Rout Hawks

    Reserve forward Jared Dudley made all 10 shots, including four 3-pointers, and scored a season-high 24 points Friday night to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 107-77 victory over the Atlanta Hawks ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 13 hours ago 1,701 reads 0 comments

  20. Cavs Rally in Fourth to Get Hard-Fought 98-89 Victory over Orlando Magic

    LeBron James and the Cavaliers ' defensive intensity came alive in the fourth quarter to sneak out with a hard-fought 98-89 road victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 13 hours ago 75 reads 0 comments

  21. Monroe, Drummond Lead Pistons over Pacers, 119-109

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Greg Monroe had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Andre Drummond scored 20 points and the Detroit Pistons ended a four-game skid with a 119-109 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night...

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  22. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Los Angeles Lakers

    It's been a topsy-turvy season for the Los Angeles Lakers, filled with both triumphs and tragedies. Successes like beating a league-best Golden State Warriors squad have been offset ...

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  23. Deacons' Rountree Has Broken Hand, Will Miss 4-6 Weeks

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  24. Rafael Furcal Suffers Torn Hamstring, Will Miss Dominican Winter League Playoffs

    Dionisio Soldevila of ESPN Deportes reports that infielder Rafael Furcal has a torn hamstring and will miss the Dominican Winter League playoffs...

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  25. Islanders Resume with Need to Get More Goals from Defense

    Despite one of the best 34-game starts in franchise history, the Islanders face the Sabres here Saturday night with a few things to work on...

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