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Bucks edge Celtics in OT despite Pierce's 35

Bucks edge Celtics in OT despite Pierce's 35

ESPN.com Updated Dec 21, 2012
Monta Ellis scored five of his 27 points in overtime, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics in the teams' final meeting this season 99-94 on Friday night despite blowing a seven-point lead late in regulation.
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  • Melo, 3 others ejected as Bulls down Knicks

    Melo, 3 others ejected as Bulls down Knicks

    ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    New York's Carmelo Anthony and three others were thrown out of a foul-filled game, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Knicks for the second time this season, 110-106 on Friday night.
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  • Leading rebound Varejao out again for Cavs

    Leading rebound Varejao out again for Cavs

    nba.com ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    As much as it hurts, the Cavaliers would rather be without starting center Anderson Varejao for a few games than risk losing him for many more.
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  • Taking Advantage: Paul George long showed the necessary traits …

    Taking Advantage: Paul George long showed the necessary traits of a…

    CNNSI.com Dec 21, 2012
    Paul George long showed the necessary traits of a talented NBA scorer. Now with a chance to finally shine, the forward is thriving when it counts for the Pacers, says Ben Golliver.
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  • Tyson Chandler and Jimmy Fallon engage in a free throw contest …

    Tyson Chandler and Jimmy Fallon engage in a free throw contest utilizing random objects (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Dec 21, 2012
    Nearly a decade ago, Tyson Chandler’s touch was a go-to joke amongst Chicago Bulls fans. “Hands of stone” was the go-to phrase on the go-to message board in regards to a player that was not a go-to offensive threat for the team that drafted him. Cou
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  • Video - Pistons Roll Wizards, 100-68 00:59

    Pistons Roll Wizards, 100-68

    Dec 21
    Pistons win to snap six-game skid.
  • Video - Melo, Three Others Ejected In Bulls' Win Over Knicks 01:12

    Melo, Three Others Ejected In Bulls' Win Over Knicks

    Dec 21
    Bulls hold on to top Knicks at MSG.
  • Video - Melo, Three Others Ejected In Bulls' Win Over Knicks 01:42

    Melo, Three Others Ejected In Bulls' Win Over Knicks

    Dec 21
    Highlight of the night: Bulls hold on to top Knicks at MSG.

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