1. Streaking Hawks Hand Nets 11th Loss in 13 Games

    They escaped the nasty weather before it engulfed the Northeast, hot-footing it out of town once forecasts of a blizzard threatened their travel plans...

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  2. Sixers Throttle Pistons to End 6-Game Losing Streak

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  3. Sixers' Stingy Defense Guides Them Past Pistons

    It didn't take the Sixers long to put Wednesday's game against the Detroit Pistons out of reach at the Wells Fargo Center. In fact, by the end of the first quarter the question wasn't if the Sixers were going to win...

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  4. Williams Provides Spark as TOR Frustrates Cousins

    Around 13 months ago, two listing franchises pulled the trigger on a deal that was supposed to provide a far bigger boost for one side than the other...

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  5. Casey: Raptors Played Like 'Winning Team' in 2nd Half

    The Raptors on Wednesday at the Air Canada Centre were on the second of back-to-back nights after beating the Pacers in Indiana while the Kings were coming off four days without a game thanks to a snow-postponed game in Brooklyn...

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  6. Millsaps Leads Hawks to 17th Straight Win, 113-102 over Nets

    Paul Millsap had 28 points and 15 rebounds, five other Atlanta players scored in double figures, and the Hawks stretched their franchise-record winning streak to 17 games in a row with a 113-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night...

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  7. Knicks Beat Thunder Behind Carmelo's 31, Overcome 40 from Westbrook

    Perhaps it was retribution for being left off the Rising Stars Challenge roster for All-Star Friday at Barclays Center on Feb. 13. Or maybe it was payback for being dealt by the Oklahoma City Thunder earlier this month...

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  8. Martin's Return Sparks Timberwolves over Celtics, 110-98

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kevin Martin scored 21 points in his first game in more than two months and Gorgui Dieng added 16 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-98 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night...

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  9. Thunder vs. Knicks

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  10. Martin's Return Sparks Timberwolves over Celtics, 110-98

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Martin scored 21 points in his first game in more than two months and Gorgui Dieng added 16 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-98 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night...

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  11. Aldrich (Contused Shin) Won't Return vs. OKC

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  12. Tayshaun Prince Choosing to Be a Leader of Young Celtics

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  13. Celtics Accomplish 'Special' Feat on the Road

    This wasn't supposed to happen. The odds couldn't have been much more stacked against the Boston Celtics on Monday night, save for playing against a juggernaut of an opponent...

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  14. It Might Be Time for the Nets to #FreeMarkel

    Eighty-two. No, I'm not talking about number of games that Nets fans had hoped Brook Lopez and/or Deron Williams would play this year...

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  15. Raptors Propelled by Bench in Win over Pacers

    The Toronto Raptors ' strength in numbers philosophy paid big dividends again Tuesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

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  16. Finding Reasons for Raptors' Recent Struggles

    For the past month the Raptors have wallowed. It was as if their every defensive concern came to light, all at a time when Kyle Lowry -- clearly exhausted from fueling the team's offense without DeMar DeRozan -- fell from his early-season immortality...

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  17. How the Nets' Rebuild Plans Are Being Held Captive by Hawks

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  18. Video: Carmelo Responds to Fan Complaining About His Defense

    Carmelo Anthony has a hard time ignoring hecklers. Last year, he reportedly yelled, "Go f*ck yourself," at a 76ers fan who heckled him during a game at Madison Square Garden...

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  19. A Case for 5 Sixers in the Rising Game

    NBA All-Star Weekend is just two-and-a-half weeks away, and with the Sixers carrying a league-high 10 eligible players for the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge on their 15-man roster, the team hopes to be well represented in the game...

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  20. Prince Wants to Win, but Still Embracing Celtics

    MINNEAPOLIS — He says all the right things, and he certainly does all the right things on the court, or as often as you could expect in a sport where people are trying to get in your way...

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  21. Celtics Marcus Smart Returns to Team After Cousins Funeral: The Boston Globe

    SALT LAKE CITY — Marcus Smart returned to the Celtics Monday, his heart heavy after another passing in his tight-knit family.....

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  22. Marcus Smart Wins First Matchup Against Dante Exum

    Selected back to back in the 2014 NBA draft, Marcus Smart (6th overall) met Dante Exum (5th overall) on a NBA floor for the first time Monday night.....

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  23. Report: Raptors Won't Trade Terrence Ross

    The Toronto Raptors have struggled of late, which has led to Dwane Casey to move Terrence Ross to the bench with DeMar DeRozan sliding to small forward and Greivis Vasquez starting at shooting guard...

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  24. Playoffs Not Unfathomable for Surging C's

    The day before the Boston Celtics opened their season-long six-game road trip in Los Angeles, second-year coach Brad Stevens was asked what his goals were for the team's high-mileage journey...

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  25. W2W4: C's vs. Wolves (Game 44 of 82)

    The Boston Celtics (16-27, 7-14 away) visit the Minnesota Timberwolves (7-37, 3-18 home) on Wednesday at the Target Center (8 p.m., CSN). Here's what to watch for.....

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