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Trail Blazers-Cavaliers Preview

The Portland Trail Blazers‘ talented young point guard is playing really well. The Cleveland Cavaliers‘ talented young point guard may be playing even better. Damian Lillard leads the Trail Blazers into Cleveland against Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers on Tuesday night. Irving was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday after averaging 29.0 points and 6.3 assists...
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Kings-Bobcats Preview

Following an impressive home debut with his new team, Rudy Gay must leave northern California for a while but has the Sacramento Kings feeling real good going to the road. Gay looks to stay hot as Sacramento plays four road games in five nights, starting Tuesday night against the stumbling Charlotte Bobcats. “The basketball is going to be in...
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Pelicans-Warriors Preview

Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson believes turning around a stretch of three losses in four games starts with effort. The Warriors will look to take their coach’s advice to heart when they open a three-game homestand Tuesday night against the New Orleans Pelicans. Golden State (13-12) has struggled in several areas during its slump, particularly...
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Damian Lillard’s shot lifts Blazers over Pistons in OT

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Damian Lillard came spinning down the lane at the end of overtime and was blanketed by Rodney Stuckey, leaving Portland’s guard had no choice but to fade to his right for a last-ditch shot. The ball dropped right through the basket, giving the Blazers a victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night that seemed...
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49ers rip Bucs to win 4th straight

TAMPA, Fla. – Colin Kaepernick wasn’t interested in rating his performance. The surging San Francisco 49ers are hitting their stride at the right time, and that’s what really matters to the young quarterback. Kaepernick threw touchdown passes to Vernon Davis and Michael Crabtree, then led a long, clock-exhausting, fourth-quarter drive that produced a field goal to help the defending NFC champions...
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Seahawks have five interceptions, manhandle Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Everyone knows how cozy the Seahawks are in Seattle. They found another place that feels like home, and it’s a pretty good choice considering what the Meadowlands will host in February. Seattle manhandled the New York Giants 23-0 Sunday for its sixth road win, holding the hosts to 181 yards. This is...
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Warriors Win On Last-Second Shot

OAKLAND, Calif. – Stephen Curry erased a forgettable first half for the Golden State Warriors with a fourth quarter to remember. Curry made a pull-up jumper with 3 seconds remaining to cap a sensational finishing stretch, rallying the Warriors from 18 points down to beat the Dallas Mavericks 95-93 on Wednesday night. “He’s a great player and an all-time great...
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Jefferson and Jazz roll past Kings 122-101

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — For one night at least, the Utah Jazz bore no resemblance to a team with the NBA’s worst record. Richard Jefferson scored 20 points and the Jazz had five players in double figures to halt a four-game skid, defeating the Sacramento Kings 122-101 Wednesday night for their largest margin of victory this season. The Jazz (5-20),...
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Giants Ready For Seahawks

Known for having possibly the best home-field advantage in the NFL, the Seattle Seahawkshope this is the last time they have to go on the road until next season. Coming off their first loss in two months, the Seahawks have an outside chance to wrap up the top seed in the NFC as early as...
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Oregon to keep NCAA track finals

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon will host the NCAA outdoor track and field championships at Hayward Field through 2021. The agreement with the NCAA announced Wednesday runs from 2015 to 2021. Oregon also will host the event next year. Hayward Field has hosted the NCAA outdoor championships 11 times, including the 2013 event in June.
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