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Blazers avoid late collapse against Wolves

Blazers avoid late collapse against Wolves

ESPN.com Updated Feb 4, 2013
LaMarcus Aldridge had 25 points and 13 rebounds to help the Portland Trail Blazers avoid a late collapse and hang on to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 100-98 on Monday night.
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  • One-on-One: Timberwolves vs Blazers Preview w/ Special Guest

    One-on-One: Timberwolves vs Blazers Preview w/ Special Guest

    howlintwolf.com Feb 4, 2013
    Note: Since Derek’s computer is all messed up, Tom is posting for him. But don’t get it twisted: Derek did all the work. Tom just can’t figure out how to make him the author. Since there are so many great Blazers minds and writers out there, I felt
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Portland Trail Blazers, 2/4/13

    Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Portland Trail Blazers, 2/4/13

    timberpups.com Feb 4, 2013
    Setting the stage: The Timberwolves continue their homestand Monday night against division rival Portland.  Minnesota is fresh off of their blowout victory against New Orleans on Saturday night and look to continue to roll through this stretch of home g…
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  • Packers or Vikings for 2013 kickoff game?

    Packers or Vikings for 2013 kickoff game?

    ESPN.com Feb 4, 2013
    The Baltimore Ravens' Super Bowl championship means they will host the NFL's annual kickoff game in early September. That means there is at least a chance that an NFC North team will be the opponent. For us, the 2013 schedule will include matchups again…
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  • Career finale for Randy Moss, Matt Birk?

    Career finale for Randy Moss, Matt Birk?

    ESPN.com Feb 4, 2013
    Two weeks ago, we noted that one member of the Minnesota Vikings' 1998 draft class would be a first-time Super Bowl champion Sunday night. That player turned out to be center Matt Birk, whose Baltimore Ravens held on for a 34-31 victory over receiver Ra…
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: What's next for Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers

    Feb 4
    NEW ORLEANS -- Having snapped the NFC's three-year Super Bowl winning streak, but continued the NFL's recent trend of seeing a lower-seeded hot team ride postseason momentum all the way to the parade-planning stage, the Baltimore Ravens stand astride th…
  • Clayton: Early Super Bowl favorites for 2013

    Feb 4
    Can the Ravens and 49ers get back? Don't count on it. Here are five teams that should be Super Bowl threats in 2013, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Imperfect and slowed, but Lewis ends career on top with Ravens

    Feb 4
    NEW ORLEANS -- You don't have to buy everything that Ray Lewis is selling -- and plenty of people don't, me included -- to enjoy the storybook ending that was his "last ride.''
  • Don Banks: Much-maligned Lewis ends career on top with Ravens

    Feb 4
    NEW ORLEANS -- You don't have to buy everything that Ray Lewis is selling -- and plenty of people don't, me included -- to enjoy the storybook ending that was his "last ride.''