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James Harden has 3rd triple-double, Rockets beat Blazers

HOUSTON — In the postgame locker room after the Houston Rockets‘ 126-109 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night, James Harden teased teammates, laughed about excess shower water caught in his beard and joked with reporters. It was a stark contrast from the more solemn and stern version of Harden from last season. “I’ve been having fun...
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Curry scores 35 points, Warriors top Raptors 127-121

TORONTO — Drake Night or not, the Golden State Warriors pushed aside the Toronto Raptors. Though the Canadian rapper and Toronto Raptors’ global ambassador had never had to witness his hometown team losing on his special night the first three years it had been held, he was powerless to stop the star-studded Warriors leaving town with a...
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Hustlin’ Owls Fall to Jacks in Exhibition

ARCATA, Calif. – A pair of 19-point performances from Paris Davis and Tyras Rattler Jr. helped Humboldt State overcome a 42-38 halftime deficit to defeat Oregon Tech 88-74 Tuesday night in an exhibition game at Lumberjack Arena.  Oregon Tech scored the final four points of the first half and carried a 42-38 lead into intermission....
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Butler has 27 and the Bulls beat the Blazers 113-88

PORTLAND, Ore. — A pregame chat with teammate Dwyane Wade inspired Jimmy Butler against the Blazers. Butler went on to have 27 points and 12 rebounds, and the Chicago Bullsopened a six-game road trip with a 113-88 victory over Portland on Tuesday night. Wade had 19 points for Chicago, which extended its modest winning streak to three games. Former...
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Lady Owls Run Past Bobcats

MERCED, Calif.- Morgan Roberts-ILI had a double-double to lead Oregon Tech past UC Merced 56-41 Monday night at Joseph E. Gallo Gymnasium. Oregon Tech Improves to 3-1 on the year with Bobcats slipping to 1-3 with the result. Roberts (Pictured by Kelly Caleb -2015) had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Owls...
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Owls Sink Keelhaulers

VALLEJO, Calif. –  Oregon Tech out-scored Cal Maritime 27-9 in the fourth quarter to closeout a 73-47 win and improve to 2-1 on the year Sunday afternoon at the Aquatics Center gymnasium.  Ashleigh Vandenbrink (#22 Pictured by Kelly Caleb) scored 18 of her game high 20 points in the second half including 5 of...
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Lillard scored 32 in Blazers’ 112-105 win over Denver

PORTLAND, Ore. — A fiery halftime speech from coach Terry Stotts spurred the Trail Blazers over the Nuggets. Portland had fallen behind 57-50 at the break and the defense was struggling. “He got after us, and pretty much told us what we were doing was not acceptable and we couldn’t keep doing it —...
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Goal line defense works out for Seahawks this time

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — This time, Seattle won it at the goal line. It certainly won’t make up for the Super Bowl loss two seasons back, but the Seahawks’ goal-line stand lifted them to a 31-24 victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday night. Tom Brady couldn’t connect with Rob Gronkowski on a fade pattern on fourth down as...
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Curry leads Warriors to 125-101 rout of Nuggets

DENVER – Kevin Durant needed just one more basket to keep an impressive scoring streak going and more than 5 minutes to get it. His coach, though, didn’t want to risk injury. Not in a blowout. Not in game No. 9 of the season. Like that, another astonishing streak snapped. Stephen Curry scored 33 points Thursday and...
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Clippers roll past Blazers 111-80, improve to NBA-best 7-1

LOS ANGELES — The Clippers are playing stingy defense and having fun doing it. Blake Griffin had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Chris Paul added 19 points and Los Angeles rolled past the Portland Trail Blazers 111-80 on Wednesday night to improve to an NBA-best 7-1 with its fourth straight victory. “When you play defense the way we have...
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