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Pierce nets 34 as Celtics hold off Mavs in 2OT

Pierce nets 34 as Celtics hold off Mavs in 2OT

ESPN.com Updated Dec 12, 2012
Paul Pierce scored 34 points, including a 3-pointer at the start of the second overtime to give Boston the lead for good, and the Celtics held on to beat the Dallas Mavericks 117-115 on Wednesday night.
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  • DeMarcus Cousins suspended one game for hitting OJ Mayo in the …

    DeMarcus Cousins suspended one game for hitting OJ Mayo in the groin

    On Wednesday afternoon, the NBA announced that it had suspended Sacramento King big man DeMarcus Cousins for one game for striking Dallas Mavericks guard O.J. Mayo in the groin on Monday night. Our Dan Devine covered the incident, which turned into an e…
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  • Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight

    Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight

    CNNSI.com Dec 10, 2012
    Vasquez, Hornets tip Rockets to win third straight
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  • Lone Star: O.J. Mayo has been an early revelation for the Ma……

    Lone Star: O.J. Mayo has been an early revelation for the Ma…

    CNNSI.com Dec 12, 2012
    O.J. Mayo has been an early revelation for the Mavs. And the team, which is struggling to fill the void left by Dirk Nowitzki's injury, couldn't be happier to have him, says Lee Jenkins.
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  • Mark Cuban contends that Don Nelson once wanted to trade Jason …

    Mark Cuban contends that Don Nelson once wanted to trade Jason Terry for … Raul Lopez?

    yahoo.com Dec 12, 2012
    Boston Celtic Jason Terry faces his former Dallas Mavericks teammates Wednesday in Boston, and you'll hear nothing but good vibes and effusive heaps of respect coming from either side as the two teams line up. Both squads were once championship contende…
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  • Mavs' Marion 'good to go,' will play vs. Celtics

    Mavs' Marion 'good to go,' will play vs. Celtics

    ESPN.com Dec 12, 2012
    Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion declared himself ready to return after missing the previous two games with a strained groin.
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  • Video - Celtics Top Mavs In Double OT 01:12

    Celtics Top Mavs In Double OT

    Dec 12
    Paul Pierce helps Celtics past Mavs.

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  • Lee Jenkins: Mayo coming into his own for a Dallas team in need of star po…

    Dec 12
    On the Sunday before the 2011 NBA Finals, the Dallas Mavericks landed in Miami at 7:30 p.m., and most of the team scattered to nearby restaurants. Dirk Nowitzki checked into his hotel and caught a ride to American Airlines Arena. The Mavericks know not …