1. Westbrook Scores 54 Points to Match Durant's Franchise Record

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook scored a career-high 54 points in Sunday's 116-104 loss to the Indiana Pacers , matching forward Kevin Durant 's franchise record ...

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  2. Gonzalez Becomes 1st Player with 5 Home Runs Through 3 Games

    Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez had a memorable season-opening series against the San Diego Padres, as he became the first player in MLB history to hit five home ...

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  3. Reds' Cueto Tops 1,000 Career Strikeouts on Opening Day

    Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto surpassed 1,000 career strikeouts when he fanned Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco in the third inning of Monday's 5-2 Opening Day victory, per Reds Media Relations ...

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  4. Westbrook Joins Exclusive Company with 3rd 40-Point Triple-Double of Season

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook had 40 points, 11 rebounds and 13 assists in Sunday's 115-112 loss to the Houston Rockets, making him just the third player in NBA ...

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  5. J.R. Smith Sets Odd Record as Part of 3-Point Barrage

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith set an unusual NBA record during Sunday's 99-94 win over the Chicago Bulls, becoming the first player in league history to attempt 17 or more ...

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  6. Holtby Sets Capitals Record with 23rd Consecutive Start

    Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby set a franchise record by making his 23rd consecutive start in Sunday's 2-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings , breaking the old record ...

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  7. Harden Becomes 1st Rocket with 2 50-Point Games in 1 Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden scored a career-high 51 points in Wednesday's 115-111 win over the Sacramento Kings to become the first player in franchise history with multiple 50-point games in the same season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  8. DeMarcus Cousins Records Historic Stat Line Equaled by Only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins had 24 points, 21 rebounds, 10 assists, six blocks and three steals in Wednesday's 115-111 loss to the Houston Rockets, joining Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ...

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  9. Chris Paul Becomes 6th Player with Multiple 40-Point, 15-Assist Games

    Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul had 41 points and 17 assists in Wednesday's 126-122 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, making him just the sixth player in NBA history to ...

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  10. Spurs' Parker Becomes 3rd-Youngest Player to Reach 1,000 Games

    San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker played the 1,000th game of his career in Tuesday's 95-81 victory over the Miami Heat, making him the third-youngest player in NBA history to reach the total, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  11. Andre Drummond Records 100 Offensive and Defensive Rebounds in March

    Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond pulled down 122 defensive rebounds and 102 offensive rebounds during March, marking the first time since December 2013 that any player has ...

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  12. Parker Becomes 17th NBA Player to Log 1,000 Games with 1 Team

    San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker played the 1,000th regular-season game of his career on Tuesday night against the Miami Heat , making him just the 17th player in NBA history ...

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  13. Ovechkin Becomes 4th Player with 6 50-Goal Seasons in 1st 10 Years

    Washington Capitals forward Alexander Ovechkin scored his 50th goal of the season during the first period of Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes, becoming just the fourth ...

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  14. Nerlens Noel Finishes March with Historic Single-Month Averages

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Nerlens Noel averaged 14.2 points, 11.2 rebounds, 2.4 steals and 2.2 blocks in 17 March games, making him the first player since Hakeem Olajuwon in 1994 ...

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  15. James Set to Pass Ewing for 20th Place on All-Time Scoring List

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James enters Thursday's game against the Miami Heat needing just two more points to surpass Patrick Ewing for sole possession of 20th place on the NBA 's all-time scoring list, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  16. Jakub Voracek Looking to Earn Philadelphia Flyers' 1st Art Ross Trophy

    With 76 points through his first 72 games of the season, Philadelphia Flyers forward Jakub Voracek has a chance to be come the first player in franchise history to win the Art ...

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  17. Penguins' Sidney Crosby Closing in on 300 Career Goals

    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby enters Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers needing just one more goal to reach 300 for his career, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  18. Jagr Closing in on Ron Francis for 4th-Most Points in NHL History

    Florida Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr heads into Tuesday's game against the Boston Bruins needing just two more points to tie Ron Francis for fourth place on the NHL 's all-time points list, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  19. Capitals' Ovechkin Seeking 6th 50-Goal Season of Career

    Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin enters Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes needing just one more goal to reach 50 in a season for the sixth time in his 10-year career, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  20. Leonard Looking to Become Spurs' 1st League Leader in Steals Since 1987

    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is averaging an NBA -best 2.22 steals this season, putting him on track to be the first Spur since Alvin Robertson in 1986-87 to lead the league in steals per game, per NBA...

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  21. Nowitzki Reaches 10,000 Career Rebounds with 13-Board Performance

    Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki recorded the 10,000th rebound of his career during the fourth quarter of Tuesday's 101-94 win over the San Antonio Spurs...

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  22. Nowitzki Nearing Exclusive Club with 27,000 Points and 10,000 Rebounds

    Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki needs nine rebounds in Tuesday's game against the San Antonio Spurs to become the seventh player in NBA history with 27,000 or more points and 10,000 or more rebounds, per Earl K...

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  23. James Harden Makes 20 Free Throws for 2nd Time This Season

    Houston Rockets guard James Harden is the only player in the NBA to make 20 or more free throws in a game this season and has now accomplished the feat twice within a matter of just five days, according to ESPN Stats & Information ...

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  24. Toews Records 500th Career Point in Win over Hurricanes

    Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews recorded the 500th point of his career during the third period of Monday's 3-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes, per the Blackhawks' official Twitter account ...

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  25. Drummond Records His 10th 20-Rebound Game of 2014-15 Season

    Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond grabbed 22 rebounds in Sunday's 105-97 win over the Boston Celtics, giving him 10 games with 20 or more boards this season, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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