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Pekovic, Kirilenko lead Wolves over Hawks

Pekovic, Kirilenko lead Wolves over Hawks

ESPN.com nba.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
Nikola Pekovic had 25 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, Andrei Kirilenko added 21 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Atlanta Hawks, 108-103, on Tuesday night.
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  • Ricky Rubio’s Behind the Back Pass Leads to Three-Pointer

    Ricky Rubio’s Behind the Back Pass Leads to Three-Pointer

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    One of the NBA’s finest passers, Ricky Rubio, had an amazing behind the back dime to Derrick Williams who knocked down the three-point jumper in tonight’s matchup between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Atlanta Hawks.
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  • Wizards owner says Wall might return Saturday

    Wizards owner says Wall might return Saturday

    CNNSI.com nba.com Jan 8, 2013
    WASHINGTON (AP) - John Wall could be making his season debut Saturday for the Washington Wizards after months of rehabbing his injured left knee.
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  • Suspended Rondo: Contact with ref incidental

    Suspended Rondo: Contact with ref incidental

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo said Tuesday he was simply making a joke with referee Rodney Mott when he bumped him in Saturday's game against the Atlanta Hawks.
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  • The NBA Fined Danny Ferry $15,000 For Snitching On Rajon Rondo

    The NBA Fined Danny Ferry $15,000 For Snitching On Rajon Rondo

    deadspin.com Jan 8, 2013
    Rajon Rondo served a one-game suspension last night, because that's what Rajon Rondo does. The incident happened in the third quarter Saturday's win over Atlanta, when referee Rodney Mott whistled Rondo for a charge. Rondo freaked out a bit and approach…
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  • Video - Pekovic, Wolves Hold Off Hawks 00:56

    Pekovic, Wolves Hold Off Hawks

    Jan 8
    Nikola Pekovic's double-double, 25 points and 18 boards, leads Timberwolves to 108-103 win over Hawks.

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