1. Warriors Fall to Jazz, No Longer Have NBA's Best Record

    SALT LAKE CITY -- The Warriors fell from the mountaintop on Friday after taking an unexpected loss that stripped them of the distinction of having the best record in the NBA ...

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  2. Heat Dominance of Mavericks Ends with Second-Half Collapse

    MIAMI — There have been plenty of these, and there are more to come. Every streak that ends is a reminder of how great the Heat were and how hard they have fallen since LeBron James left town last summer...

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  3. New Orleans Pelicans Snap Clippers' Six-Game Winning Streak, 108-103

    The New Orleans Pelicans snapped the Clippers ' six-game winning streak with a 108-103 victory on Friday evening...

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  4. Pelicans vs. Clippers: Postgame Quotes 1/30/15

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  5. Live Blog: Sacramento Kings at Cleveland Cavaliers

    Join The Sacramento Bee's Jason Jones and other observers for live updates and highlights from Friday night's NBA game between the Sacramento Kings and Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland...

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  6. Doomed in New Orleans, Austin Rivers Finds Happiness, Rebirth with Pops...

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  7. New Look Cleveland Cavaliers Get Revenege on Sacramento Kings

    The Cavaliers were throttled by 19 points to the Sacramento Kings earlier in this month. But there was no reason to fret on Jan. 30.......

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  8. Cleveland Cavaliers Issued Payback to Sacramento Kings with a 101-90 Victory

    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- It wasn't 55 points, but Kevin Love's 16-point first quarter gave the Cavaliers early momentum that they never really lost in a 101-90 victory over Sacramento that stretched their winning streak to nine games Friday night at The Q..

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  9. Ranking the Most NBA-Ready Prospects in the 2015 Draft Class

    Imagine NBA teams drafting in 2015 could only keep prospects for one season. Potential, upside and long-term ceiling are phrases we can ignore. Instead, we're picking the guys who are going to be the top rookie performers...

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  10. Derrick Rose to Jimmy Butler Half-Court Alley-Oop Dunk

    Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler connected on a half-court alley-oop dunk against the Phoenix Suns ......

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  11. Nets Rally from 17 Down, but Fall to Raptors in OT

    Tired of his team's sluggish performances in their building and understanding the significance of entrenching a rugged home mentality into their makeup, Lionel Hollins figured it was time to switch things up...

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  12. Carlisle Earns 600th Win as Mavericks Embarrass Heat

    MIAMI - Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night......

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  13. Mavs Embarrass Heat in 2nd Half, Win 93-72

    MIAMI (AP) Charlie Villanueva scored 20 points, and the Dallas Mavericks went on an incredible 37-2 run in the second half to embarrass the Miami Heat 93-72 on Friday night...

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  14. Raptors Rally, Take Down Nets in Overtime

    Competing at Barclays Center for the first time since losing Game 6 of last year's first-round playoff series, the Raptors seemed not to be thinking about that post-season disappointment, beating the Nets 127-122 in overtime...

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  15. Hawks Use 4th Quarter Run to Keep Streak Alive

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  16. Aldridge's 37-Point Game Can't Save Blazers

    ATLANTA – The Blazers tried twice this month to derail the Atlanta Hawks , but couldn't get the job done, falling 105-99 at Philips Arena on Friday night...

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  17. Raptors Blow Big Lead, Edge Nets 127-122 in Overtime

    DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Amir Johnson made the tiebreaking basket with 41 seconds left in overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 127-122 on Friday night...

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  18. Lillard's Offensive Struggles Continue in Atlanta

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  19. Turnovers Plague T-Wolves in Loss

    The Wolves turned the ball over 21 times, 16 in the second half as the Sixers won a rare second straight game at home...

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  20. Gordon Leads Davis-Less Pelicans Past Clippers, 108-103

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Eric Gordon scored 28 points and the New Orleans Pelicans snapped the Los Angeles Clippers ' six-game winning streak, 108-103 on Friday night...

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  21. Brown on Win: 'Bottom Line Is We Played Defense'

    PHILADELPHIA — The way the 76ers defended in the first half by allowing the Timberwolves to score 59 points on 58 percent shooting “wasn't even close” to what Brett Brown wanted...

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  22. Sixers Spoil Young's Return, Earn Rare Win Streak

    DECORUM was at a minimum at the Wells Fargo Center early Friday morning and defense was pretty much at a minimum there Friday night...

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  23. Rockets Overcome Offensive Struggles in Road Win over Celtics

    As often as the Rockets have had to make up for the absence of Dwight Howard , at 15 games and counting, they tried something different on Friday...

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  24. Celtics Doomed by Slow Start in Loss to Dwight Howard-Less Rockets

    The old adage about the first game back from a lengthy road trip being a killer certainly held true Friday night at TD Garden...

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  25. Pelicans' Eric Gordon Bounces Back in Win over Clippers: Jimmy Smith's...

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