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Knight outplays rookie Lillard in Pistons' win

Knight outplays rookie Lillard in Pistons' win

ESPN.com Updated Nov 26, 2012
Brandon Knight scored 16 of his 26 points in the first half, outplaying Damian Lillard in a matchup of young guards and leading the Detroit Pistons to a 108-101 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.
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  • OKC rides 40-point halftime lead past Bobcats

    OKC rides 40-point halftime lead past Bobcats

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Kevin Durant scored 18 points and the Thunder opened a 40-point halftime lead in one of the most lopsided first halves in NBA history on their way to a 114-69 blowout of the Bobcats on Monday night.
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  • Kings' Brooks fined $25K for throwing mouthpiece

    Kings' Brooks fined $25K for throwing mouthpiece

    nba.com Nov 26, 2012
    NEW YORK -- Sacramento Kings guard Aaron Brooks has been fined $25,000 for throwing his mouthpiece into the stands immediately following the Kings 104-102 road loss to the Utah Jazz on Nov. 23. The fine was announced today by Stu Jackson, Executive Vice…
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  • Major Question Marks Need Answers With The Boston Celtics

    Major Question Marks Need Answers With The Boston Celtics

    dimemag.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Boston Celtics are the best mediocre team in the NBA. Certainly they don’t intend to hold that distinction come season’s end but right now that’s about the best they can muster. It’s hard to fathom how this team can lose by 20 to the Pistons a
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  • Harrison Barnes Demolishes Nikola Pekovic With The Dunk Of The …

    Harrison Barnes Demolishes Nikola Pekovic With The Dunk Of The Year

    deadspin.com Nov 26, 2012
    Not long ago, Harrison Barnes was touted as the next big thing, a guy who was destined for NBA stardom. A disappointing college career changed all that, however, and Barnes-just a rookie-is now associated with unfulfilled potential. So it's easy to fo
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  • Ricky Rubio could return to the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier …

    Ricky Rubio could return to the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier than expected

    yahoo.com Nov 26, 2012
    After an impressive 5-2 start without All-Star Kevin Love and various other injured rotation helpers, the Minnesota Timberwolves have lost five straight. Three of those five have even come with Love in the lineup, as he returned surprisingly early (to s…
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  • Nets turn up intensity in 4th to dispatch Blazers

    Nets turn up intensity in 4th to dispatch Blazers

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Deron Williams had 15 points, 12 assists, four blocked shots and three steals, and the Nets used a run early in the fourth to break open a tie game and beat the Portland Trail Blazers 98-85 on Sunday.
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  • Video - Thunder Top Bobcats By 45 01:02

    Thunder Top Bobcats By 45

    Nov 26
    Thunder hold Bobcats to just 24 first-half points en route to 114-69 win.
  • Video - Pistons Hand Blazers Second Straight Loss 00:59

    Pistons Hand Blazers Second Straight Loss

    Nov 26
    Brandon Knight leads Pistons past Blazers.
  • Video - Jazz Hold Off Nuggets 01:01

    Jazz Hold Off Nuggets

    Nov 26
    Al Jefferson scores 28 in 105-103 win over Nuggets.

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    Nov 26
    Rivalries haven't disappeared, they have just evolved from the 1980s Celtics-Lakers template.
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    Nov 26
    While the great rivalries of yore are kaput, the game itself soars to new levels
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  • Heat forward LeBron James has plans to transform his game - ESPN The Magaz…

    Nov 26
    MVP, NBA champion, Olympic gold medalist -- what is next for LeBron James? In ESPN The Magazine, Michael Wilbon talks with the Heat forward about how he will transform his game.