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Griffin, Paul propel Clippers over struggling Suns

Griffin, Paul propel Clippers over struggling Suns

CNNSI.com ESPN.com Updated Dec 8, 2012
Griffin, Paul propel Clippers over struggling Suns
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  • Dodgers still looking to add Ryu to their staff

    Dodgers still looking to add Ryu to their staff

    MLB.com Dec 8, 2012
    Despite reaching a contract agreement with Zack Greinke on Saturday, the Dodgers still want to sign Korean left-hander Ryu Hyun-jin, according to a baseball source.
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  • New Dodgers owners prove they mean business

    New Dodgers owners prove they mean business

    MLB.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Dec 8, 2012
    Dodgers president Stan Kasten is proud of his vision of Dodger Stadium and how the new management team is spending millions to improve it from top to bottom and make it the best place on earth to watch a baseball game. Still, it all begins here, with ta…
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  • Cavs' Irving, Waiters may return vs. Lakers

    Cavs' Irving, Waiters may return vs. Lakers

    nba.com Dec 8, 2012
    Cavaliers coach Byron Scott is hopeful Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters can play in Cleveland's next game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, but said neither has been cleared by doctors to return.
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  • Phillies acquire Young from Rangers for two relievers

    Phillies acquire Young from Rangers for two relievers

    CNNSI.com Dec 8, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A person familiar with the trade says the Philadelphia Phillies have acquired seven-time All-Star infielder Michael Young from the Texas Rangers for two relief pitchers.
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  • While Calling Game Involving Sub-.500 Team, Jeff Van Gundy Says…

    While Calling Game Involving Sub-.500 Team, Jeff Van Gundy Says Sub-.500 NBA Teams Shouldn't Be On TV

    deadspin.com Dec 8, 2012
    Midway through last night's snoozer of a Lakers-Thunder matchup-one OKC walked away with to the tune of 114-108-ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy poked fun at competitor NBA TV's sub-par national broadcast lineup. He has a point; NBA TV's national games hav
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  • Russell Westbrook And Kevin Durant Take Turns Torching L.A.; An…

    Russell Westbrook And Kevin Durant Take Turns Torching L.A.; Andre Miller Is Mr. Clutch

    dimemag.com Dec 8, 2012
    Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant - when they’re both at their best as they were Friday night against the Lakers - don’t resemble so much a one-two punch combo as much as they do two flamethrowers. In the first half Westbrook’s 27 points and fi
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  • Westbrook, Thunder too much for Lakers

    Westbrook, Thunder too much for Lakers

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Dec 8, 2012
    Thanks to hot-shooting Russell Westbrook, the Thunder handled the Lakers 114-108. Once again, Oklahoma City proved to be a matchup nightmare for Los Angeles, says Ben Golliver.
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  • Video - Sources: Dodgers Closing In On Greinke 01:58

    Sources: Dodgers Closing In On Greinke

    Dec 8
    Jayson Stark on the Dodgers close to signing Zack Greinke.
  • Video - Clippers Win 5th Straight 01:11

    Clippers Win 5th Straight

    Dec 8
    Blake Griffin scored 24 points and recorded eight rebounds to lead the Clippers over the Suns 117-99.
  • Video - Frustration In Los Angeles 01:19

    Frustration In Los Angeles

    Dec 8
    Stephen A. Smith explains why he's not worried about the Lakers' slow start.