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Kuzma, Lakers overcome Harden's 51 to end Rockets' streak

Wed, December 20, 2017

Rookie forward Kyle Kuzma set career highs with 38 points and seven 3-pointers, and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame 51 points from James Harden to end the Houston Rockets' 14-game … Click to Continue »

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No. 21 Tennessee squeaks past Furman 66-61

Wed, December 20, 2017

Tennessee delivered the last-minute plays it failed to make three days earlier. The 21st-ranked Volunteers needed that kind of late production to avoid a second straight loss Grant Williams scored … Click to Continue »

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Wofford stuns No. 5 North Carolina 79-75 in Chapel Hill

Wed, December 20, 2017

Wofford coach Mike Young walked into his postgame news conference wearing a soaked dress shirt and sheepishly drying himself with a towel. "Pardon my appearance," Young said, "a little over-exuberance … Click to Continue »

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Spalding's jumper lifts Louisville past Albany 70-68

Wed, December 20, 2017

Ray Spalding's Louisville teammates call him the human deflector because he gets his hands on everything. Because of that, he had a hand in the Cardinals' comeback Wednesday night. The … Click to Continue »

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Aldridge, Gasol lead Spurs to 93-91 win over Trail Blazers

Wed, December 20, 2017

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 22 points, Pau Gasol had 20 points and a season-high 17 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Portland Trail Blazers 93-91 on Wednesday night. Aldridge … Click to Continue »

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Couturier scores 16th goal, Flyers beat Red Wings 4-3

Wed, December 20, 2017

Sean Couturier scored off his own rebound to snap a tie early in the third period and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 on Wednesday night for … Click to Continue »

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Dougie Hamilton breaks tie in 3rd, Flames beat Blues 2-1

Wed, December 20, 2017

Dougie Hamilton broke a tie at 7:57 of the third period and the Calgary Flames beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 on Wednesday night. After goalie Carter Hutton stopped an … Click to Continue »

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GM Sandy Alderson gets contract extension from Mets

Wed, December 20, 2017

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has been given a contract extension, a move that was long expected. The team announced the agreement Wednesday, but the length of his new deal … Click to Continue »

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Denver starting QB a mystery even to Broncos

Wed, December 20, 2017

Their protracted quarterback competition last summer cost them cohesion as Trevor Siemian never really found a good rhythm with his receivers. Now the Broncos aren't going to name their starting … Click to Continue »

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Smith's return, Barnes' 25 lift Mavs over Pistons 110-93

Wed, December 20, 2017

Dennis Smith Jr. fooled Reggie Jackson by faking one way, spinning the other and hitting a jumper while drawing a foul as Detroit's veteran guard scrambled back to the Dallas … Click to Continue »

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