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Pekovic, Kirilenko lead Wolves over Hawks

Pekovic, Kirilenko lead Wolves over Hawks

ESPN.com nba.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
Nikola Pekovic had 25 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, Andrei Kirilenko added 21 points and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Atlanta Hawks, 108-103, on Tuesday night.
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  • James Harden Does Whatever He Wants Against The Lakers; LeBron …

    James Harden Does Whatever He Wants Against The Lakers; LeBron Loses A Battle With A Future Star

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    If you were busy trying to breakdown Mike D’Antoni‘s gameplan, which consisted of the coach determining subs by using “Eeny, meeny, miny, moe,” you might’ve missed out on James Harden. He was only the best player on the floor by a mile in Housto
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  • Ricky Rubio’s Behind the Back Pass Leads to Three-Pointer

    Ricky Rubio’s Behind the Back Pass Leads to Three-Pointer

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    One of the NBA’s finest passers, Ricky Rubio, had an amazing behind the back dime to Derrick Williams who knocked down the three-point jumper in tonight’s matchup between the Minnesota Timberwolves and Atlanta Hawks.
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  • Adelman misses game for personal reasons

    Adelman misses game for personal reasons

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman was not at the arena for Tuesday night's game against Atlanta due to personal reasons.
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  • Wizards owner says Wall might return Saturday

    Wizards owner says Wall might return Saturday

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013
    WASHINGTON (AP) - John Wall could be making his season debut Saturday for the Washington Wizards after months of rehabbing his injured left knee.
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  • Al Jefferson Says He Isn’t Distracted By Upcoming Free Agency

    Al Jefferson Says He Isn’t Distracted By Upcoming Free Agency

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    While things are getting dicey in Los Angeles because the Lakers will rely on D-League call-ups and 10-day contracts to get them through the next few weeks, it’s the opposite in Utah. It has been all season. Before the year began, I noted that Utah’s
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  • Jazz forward Williams to miss next 3 games

    Jazz forward Williams to miss next 3 games

    ESPN.com nba.com Jan 8, 2013
    Utah Jazz forward Marvin Williams will miss the next three games with inflammation in his right knee.
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  • The Court Grip Difference Maker of the Week: Bradley Beal Stick…

    The Court Grip Difference Maker of the Week: Bradley Beal Sticks the Game-Winner Against OKC

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    Each week Court Grip will bring you a prime basketball highlight made possible by having an edge — in skills, performance and technology. This week features NBA rookie Bradley Beal stopping on a dime and hitting two OKC defenders with a pump-fake, step-
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  • Bradley Beal hits 1st career game-winner to push Wizards past T…

    Bradley Beal hits 1st career game-winner to push Wizards past Thunder in upset (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 8, 2013
    Heading into Monday night, only one team had notched wins over both the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat and defending Western Conference champion Oklahoma City Thunder this season - the bruising Memphis Grizzlies, owners of the NBA's fifth-best record.
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  • Paul Pierce Owns New York City; Kevin Durant One-Up’d By A Rook…

    Paul Pierce Owns New York City; Kevin Durant One-Up’d By A Rookie

    dimemag.com Jan 8, 2013
    On a night where we all tried to watch a BCS championship that got so bad — think Spike running over the Little Giants — that Brent Musburger needed a hall pass by the end of the first quarter because he was getting distracted by A.J. McCarron‘s gir
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  • Hayward, Jazz keep sliding Mavs in tailspin

    Hayward, Jazz keep sliding Mavs in tailspin

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    Gordon Hayward scored a season-high 27 points, including four 3-pointers, and the Utah Jazz defeated the Dallas Mavericks 100-94 on Monday night.
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  • Video - Pekovic, Wolves Hold Off Hawks 00:56

    Pekovic, Wolves Hold Off Hawks

    Jan 8
    Nikola Pekovic's double-double, 25 points and 18 boards, leads Timberwolves to 108-103 win over Hawks.

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