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Crawford leads Paul-less Clippers past Rockets

Crawford leads Paul-less Clippers past Rockets

ESPN.com Updated Jan 15, 2013
Jamal Crawford scored a season-high 30 points, including 12 straight to start the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers looked just fine without Chris Paul in a 117-109 win over the struggling Houston Rockets on Tuesday night.
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  • DeAndre Jordan Denies Patrick Patterson

    DeAndre Jordan Denies Patrick Patterson

    dimemag.com Jan 15, 2013
    DeAndre Jordan hustles across the baseline and comes up with a huge block on Patrick Patterson’s shot attempt in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets.The post DeAndre Jordan Denies Patrick Patterson appeared first on
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  • Eric Bledsoe Lobs It To DeAndre Jordan

    Eric Bledsoe Lobs It To DeAndre Jordan

    dimemag.com Jan 15, 2013
    Eric Bledsoe picks off a pass and lobs the rock to DeAndre Jordan who throws down the alley-oop in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets.The post Eric Bledsoe Lobs It To DeAndre Jordan appeared first on Dime Magazine (di
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  • Texans’ Watt earns more accolades

    Texans’ Watt earns more accolades

    The Texans’ season is over, but the awards keep on coming for defensive end J.J. Watt. Watt was voted to the All-Pro Team last week. He’s also going to the Pro Bowl. He’s favored to win NFL Defensive Player of the Year, an award that will be announc
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  • Astros’ Norris, Lowrie, Wright file for salary arbitration

    Astros’ Norris, Lowrie, Wright file for salary arbitration

    chron.com MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    The Astros’ Bud Norris, Jed Lowrie and Wesley Wright were among 133 MLB players who filed for salary arbitration Tuesday. Norris and Wright are in their first year of eligibility. Lowrie’s in his second. Norris is expected to make about $3 million in
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  • Kubiak Stands In The Corner Of Schaub

    Kubiak Stands In The Corner Of Schaub

    Coach Gary Kubiak continued his defense of Matt Schaub the day after the Texans were eliminated in the divisional round of the playoffs for the second consecutive year, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports. In Sunday’s 41-28 loss at New England
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  • Astros' hurlers excited to work with Clemens

    Astros' hurlers excited to work with Clemens

    MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    Many of them have crossed paths with Roger Clemens in the past, whether it was at an event honoring the Astros' 50th anniversary last year or in previous years at a Minor League ballpark when the Rocket was stopping in to check on his son Koby.
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  • 5 Benches That Could Hold Back NBA Playoff Contenders

    5 Benches That Could Hold Back NBA Playoff Contenders

    dimemag.com Jan 15, 2013
    What makes San Antonio so frustrating for opponents and fun to watch for us, the fans, is the parallel personnel magic GM R.C. Buford and coach Gregg Popovich seem to always have working. It’s twofold: The Spurs’ core of Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and M
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  • Photos: Barwin, Casey head list of Texans’ free agents

    Photos: Barwin, Casey head list of Texans’ free agents

    chron.com Jan 15, 2013
    Photos: Barwin, Casey head list of Texans’ free agents
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  • RTC: New Jags coach can lean on metrics

    RTC: New Jags coach can lean on metrics

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    Reading the coverage… Houston Texans The Houston Chronicle columnists take opposing viewpoints on the Texans’ future. Randy Harvey says they have too many question marks to be a true contender. Jerome Solomon says it’s too soon to write the Texans o
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  • The season’s highs and lows

    The season’s highs and lows

    chron.com Jan 15, 2013
    THE HIGHS 1. Two AFC South titles in a row. Against the Colts, who tortured the division for so long, the Texans won their second consecutive AFC South championship. They did it with sweeps of the Titans and Jaguars and one win over Indianapolis in Hous…
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Ravens-Patriots Meet Again 02:13

    NFL32OT: Ravens-Patriots Meet Again

    Jan 15
    Episode 249: Jason Taylor breaks down the Ravens defense going up against Tom Brady and the Patriots offense. The NFL32 crew discuss Texans head coach Gary Kubiak's comments on Matt Schaub.
  • Video - Clippers Sneak Past Rockets, 117-109 01:07

    Clippers Sneak Past Rockets, 117-109

    Jan 15
    Clippers pick up 30th win of the season.

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