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Green scores 31 as short-handed Celtics roll

Green scores 31 as short-handed Celtics roll

ESPN.com Updated Feb 22, 2013
Jeff Green scored 31 points in his first start of the season, and the short-handed Boston Celtics routed the Phoenix Suns 113-88 on Friday night.
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  • Gay's season-high 32 guide Raptors by Knicks

    Gay's season-high 32 guide Raptors by Knicks

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com Feb 22, 2013
    Rudy Gay scored a season-high 32 points, DeMar DeRozan had 18 and the Toronto Raptors beat New York 100-98 on Friday night, handing the slumping Knicks their season-worst fourth straight loss.
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  • Rockets take down Nets for 13th straight time

    Rockets take down Nets for 13th straight time

    ESPN.com nba.com CNNSI.com Feb 22, 2013
    James Harden and Carlos Delfino each scored 22 points, and the Houston Rockets tied their longest winning streak against any opponent by beating the Brooklyn Nets for the 13th straight time, 106-96 on Friday night.
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  • Omer Asik Stops, Spins and Slams

    Omer Asik Stops, Spins and Slams

    dimemag.com Feb 22, 2013
    Omer Asik shows off some fancy footwork as he stops, spins and slams.The post Omer Asik Stops, Spins and Slams appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball Videos, Sneakers.
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  • Crawford: Being a Celtic carries a lot of weight

    Crawford: Being a Celtic carries a lot of weight

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    Jordan Crawford is not short on confidence, and nerves are rarely an issue for him on the basketball court. But the 24-year-old guard admitted he got a monster case of the butterflies when he learned he had been traded to the Boston Celtics on Thursday.
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  • Salley Offers a Healthy Assist

    Salley Offers a Healthy Assist

    nytimes.com Feb 22, 2013
    John Salley, a 6-foot-11 power forward and center, became a vegetarian in January 1991 after he felt he had to make changes in his lifestyle.
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  • D-Will reveals 3rd round of shots, expects more

    D-Will reveals 3rd round of shots, expects more

    ESPN.com Feb 22, 2013
    Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams told reporters Friday he received his third set of cortisone shots in both of his ankles on Thursday, and said he'll "probably" receive another set before the playoffs begin.
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  • Video - Rockets Take Down Nets For 13th Straight Time 00:57

    Rockets Take Down Nets For 13th Straight Time

    Feb 22
    James Harden, Carlos Delfino help Rockets top Nets.
  • Video - Rudy Gay Leads Raptors With 32 Points 00:56

    Rudy Gay Leads Raptors With 32 Points

    Feb 22
    Raptors hold off Knicks, 100-98.
  • Video - Deals That Didn't Go Down 06:15

    Deals That Didn't Go Down

    Feb 22
    Marc Stein on what almost happened on deadline day.
  • Video - Green Leads Celtics Past Suns, 113-88 00:56

    Green Leads Celtics Past Suns, 113-88

    Feb 22
    Celtics stop two-game skid with win over Suns.

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