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Nets rely on bench to notch easy win over Kings

Nets rely on bench to notch easy win over Kings

ESPN.com Updated Jan 5, 2013
Brook Lopez scored 18 points in 17 minutes to lead six players in double figures, and the Brooklyn Nets got a nice effort from their reserves in beating the Sacramento Kings 113-93 on Saturday night for their third straight victory.
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  • Rondo's triple-double rallies Celts past Hawks

    Rondo's triple-double rallies Celts past Hawks

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    Rajon Rondo had 14 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 89-81 on Saturday night.
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  • Carmelo pours in 40, rallies Knicks past Magic

    Carmelo pours in 40, rallies Knicks past Magic

    ESPN.com Jan 5, 2013
    Carmelo Anthony scored 16 of his season-high 40 points in the fourth quarter, helping the New York Knicks outlast the Orlando Magic 114-106 on Saturday night.
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  • Josh McRoberts Throws A Backwards Over-The-Head Pass

    Josh McRoberts Throws A Backwards Over-The-Head Pass

    dimemag.com Jan 5, 2013
    In his second attempt to assist J.J. Redick, Josh McRoberts throws a crazy backwards, over head pass to Redick who banks in the three-point basket in tonight’s matchup between the New York Knicks and Orlando Magic.
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  • Al Horford Drops in The Right-Handed Hook

    Al Horford Drops in The Right-Handed Hook

    dimemag.com Jan 5, 2013
    Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford drives to the hoop and drops in the right-handed hook shot in tonight’s matchup against the Boston Celtics.
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  • Rajon Rondo Launches Lob to Kevin Garnett

    Rajon Rondo Launches Lob to Kevin Garnett

    dimemag.com Jan 5, 2013
    Rajon Rondo launches the lob to Kevin Garnett who uses the backboard to complete the play in tonight’s matchup between the Boston Celtics and Atlanta Hawks.
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  • Amar'e remembers brother, invites 30 to game

    Amar'e remembers brother, invites 30 to game

    To honor his late brother, Hazell, Amar'e Stoudemire has invited 30 high-schoolers from their hometown of Lake Wales, Fla., to watch the New York Knicks-Orlando Magic game at the Amway Center on Saturday night.
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  • A Group Of Bros Infiltrated The Knicks Locker Room, Asked Gregg…

    A Group Of Bros Infiltrated The Knicks Locker Room, Asked Gregg Popovich About J.R. Smith, And Got Kicked Out After Snapping A P

    deadspin.com Jan 5, 2013
    On Thursday night, Peter and his friends had courtside tickets to Knicks-Spurs, a gift from a family friend that meant an up-close view of the game in which Stephen Jackson injured himself tripping over Mike Bloomberg's waitress and J.R. Smith did this.…
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  • Chris Paul Holds Off Kobe In An Instant L.A. Classic; Kyrie Irv…

    Chris Paul Holds Off Kobe In An Instant L.A. Classic; Kyrie Irving Has Ice In His Veins

    dimemag.com Jan 5, 2013
    We were going to write about how seldom games truly live up to the hype but then we had a thought — has there been a Clippers-Lakers game since Chris Paul‘s vetoed trade that hasn’t been satisfying? There have only been five between these two since
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  • Video - Celtics Erase 19-Point Deficit To Top Hawks 01:01

    Celtics Erase 19-Point Deficit To Top Hawks

    Jan 5
    Rajon Rondo posts triple-double as Celtics rally past Hawks for just their fourth win in 12 games.
  • Video - Knicks Take Over In Fourth Quarter 01:05

    Knicks Take Over In Fourth Quarter

    Jan 5
    Carmelo Anthony scores 16 of his 40 points in the fourth quarter, handing the Magic their eighth straight loss.

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  • NBA - It's too late for Los Angeles Lakers to take solace in their fourth-…

    Jan 5
    It's too late for Lakers take solace in their fourth-quarter surge against Clippers.