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Lopez-Williams tandem powers Nets past Mavs

Lopez-Williams tandem powers Nets past Mavs

ESPN.com Updated Mar 20, 2013
Brook Lopez scored 38 points and Deron Williams had 31 in his first visit to Dallas since spurning his hometown team in free agency, leading the Brooklyn Nets past the Mavericks 113-96 on Wednesday night.
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  • Davis' late tip-in propels Hornets past Celtics

    Davis' late tip-in propels Hornets past Celtics

    ESPN.com Mar 20, 2013
    Anthony Davis outreached Kevin Garnett and Jeff Green for a last-second tip-in, and the New Orleans Hornets snapped a four-game skid with an 87-86 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
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  • Ailing Knicks Content With Players They Have

    Ailing Knicks Content With Players They Have

    No matter how Knicks fans feel about their team’s roster being affected by a rash of injuries, Coach Mike Woodson made it clear before Wednesday’s game against the Orlando Magic that he and General Manager Glen Grunwald are not looking to sign free ag
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  • Carmelo returns, nets 21 to lift Knicks past Magic

    Carmelo returns, nets 21 to lift Knicks past Magic

    CNNSI.com Mar 20, 2013
    Carmelo returns, nets 21 to lift Knicks past Magic
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  • LeBron 'glad' his monster dunk came over Terry

    LeBron 'glad' his monster dunk came over Terry

    CNNSI.com nba.com ESPN.com Mar 20, 2013
    CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James wasn't just satisfied with dunking over Jason Terry. On Wednesday, he threw it in the Boston guard's face again.
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  • 2009 NBA Draft Do-Over

    2009 NBA Draft Do-Over

    dimemag.com Mar 20, 2013
    “What ifs” in sports can run deeper than still waters. What can be a simple question or proposition on the surface, may also result in major changes to a player or players’ careers and, in some instances, even swing titles. Anyone who drinks water a
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  • Projecting The Final 8 NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Seeds

    Projecting The Final 8 NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Seeds

    dimemag.com Mar 20, 2013
    The playoffs are getting close, and that means playoff seedings, which are as jumbled as ever this year after more than two thirds of the regular season has elapsed. The East, especially, has bunched up just below the winning streak that’s catapulted th
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  • Ian Thomsen: In season full of injuries, Parker's may prove mos…

    Ian Thomsen: In season full of injuries, Parker's may prove most crucial

    CNNSI.com Mar 20, 2013
    We've seen several injuries over the last week, with Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler and Kobe Bryant going down. Which injury situation, including the injuries to Tony Parker, Derrick Rose and the recovering Pau Gasol, will affect the postseason the mos…
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  • The SportVU Follow-up: Answering the Most Common Questions and …

    The SportVU Follow-up: Answering the Most Common Questions and More Ghost Raptors

    grantland.com Mar 20, 2013
    I have a ton of cool information from the Raptors' analytics program that didn't fit in yesterday's original big-picture piece, so I wanted to share a...
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  • Video - Lopez dominates with season high 38 points 00:24

    Lopez dominates with season high 38 points

    Mar 20
    Brook Lopez grabs the rebound and dunks it as the Nets beat the Mavericks 113-96
  • Video - KG's Importance To The Celtics 03:57

    KG's Importance To The Celtics

    Mar 20
    Tim Legler weighs in on what Kevin Garnett adds to the Celtics and Boston's chances in the playoffs.
  • Video - Knicks Win Carmelo Anthony's Return 01:05

    Knicks Win Carmelo Anthony's Return

    Mar 20
    Carmelo Anthony scores 21 points to lead the Knicks past the Magic 106-94 and to their second straight win.
  • Video - Clippers Crush 76ers 101-72 00:54

    Clippers Crush 76ers 101-72

    Mar 20
    Chris Paul leads Clippers to win over 76ers.

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    We've seen several injuries over the last week, with Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler and Kobe Bryant going down. Which injury situation, including the injuries to Tony Parker, Derrick Rose and the recovering Pau Gasol, will affect the postseason the mos…
  • LeBron James of Miami Heat says posterizing Boston Celtics' Jason Terry wa…

    Mar 20
    It's fair to say LeBron James has no regrets about putting one of the dunks of the year on Celtics guard and personal rival Jason Terry on Monday night.