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Nuggets make it 14 straight on late free throws

Nuggets make it 14 straight on late free throws

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Mar 21, 2013
Corey Brewer sank three free throws with 2.1 seconds left and the Denver Nuggets stretched their franchise-best winning streak to 14 games with a 101-100 thriller over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night.
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  • Nuggets' Chandler expected to miss next 3 games

    Nuggets' Chandler expected to miss next 3 games

    nba.com Mar 21, 2013
    The Nuggets will be without forward Wilson Chandler and probably point guard Ty Lawson for their game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night when Denver goes for its 14th straight victory.
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring the ghosts in the Toronto Raptors…

    The 10-man rotation, starring the ghosts in the Toronto Raptors’ machines

    yahoo.com Mar 21, 2013
    A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Grantland. You've likely already read …
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  • Sixers Can Measure Young’s Success by the Numbers

    Sixers Can Measure Young’s Success by the Numbers

    nytimes.com Mar 21, 2013
    The 76ers have kept Thaddeus Young from shooting many 3-pointers, but that may have helped him develop the rest of his game.
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  • Ex-NFL player sues retired NBA All-Star Rolando Blackman over a…

    Ex-NFL player sues retired NBA All-Star Rolando Blackman over alleged African gold scam

    yahoo.com Mar 21, 2013
    Sometimes, when it gets real quiet in my apartment, I find myself wondering: Hey, how's former Dallas Mavericks and New York Knicks guard Rolando Blackman doing? Luckily, I work for a prominent Internet search company, so I can find out the answer - the
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  • Scouting a tight Western postseason race

    Scouting a tight Western postseason race

    CNNSI.com Mar 21, 2013
    The Heat are running away from the rest of the Eastern Conference, but it's a different story out West. Ian Thomsen spoke with scouts to break down the tight race to the playoffs.
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  • Deron Williams scores 26 in 2nd half, takes over in 4th to push…

    Deron Williams scores 26 in 2nd half, takes over in 4th to push Nets past Mavs in Dallas (Video)

    yahoo.com Mar 21, 2013
    Last summer, Deron Williams was the No. 1 free-agent point guard on the market. Williams is from the suburbs of Dallas. The Dallas Mavericks had a bunch of salary cap space and looked badly in need of a point guard who could score. Mavericks star Dirk N…
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  • Billups out vs. 76ers; hopes to play Saturday

    Billups out vs. 76ers; hopes to play Saturday

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups missed Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers with a right groin strain he suffered Tuesday in Sacramento.
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  • Paul leads Clippers to easy victory over Philly

    Paul leads Clippers to easy victory over Philly

    ESPN.com Mar 21, 2013
    Chris Paul scored 19 points, Caron Butler added 14 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-72 on Wednesday, bouncing back on the second night of back-to-back games.
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  • Mike Woodson knows Carmelo Anthony is key to balancing act that…

    Mike Woodson knows Carmelo Anthony is key to balancing act that NY Knicks must perform to maintain their standing in Atlantic Di

    nydailynews.com Mar 21, 2013
    Earlier in the day, before the Knicks took the court against Orlando on Wednesday night, coach Mike Woodson asked GM Glen Grunwald if he could get some reinforcements for the decimated frontcourt.
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