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Love's 31 points, 17 boards lift Wolves in OT

Love's 31 points, 17 boards lift Wolves in OT

ESPN.com Updated Oct 30, 2013
Kevin Love had 31 points and 17 rebounds and hit the game-tying 3-pointer with 10.2 seconds left to force overtime in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 120-115 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.
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  • Nuggets exercise options on Faried, Fournier

    Nuggets exercise options on Faried, Fournier

    nba.com Oct 30, 2013
    The Denver Nuggets have exercised their fourth-year contract option on forward Kenneth Faried and third-year option on point guard Evan Fournier.
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  • Who’s Better: Damian Lillard Or John Wall?

    Who’s Better: Damian Lillard Or John Wall?

    dimemag.com Oct 30, 2013
    For some reason, doesn’t it feel like Damian Lillard and John Wall are always being compared to each other? This argument isn’t ending anytime soon. The two recent Dime Magazine cover boys are both aiming to make the playoffs and the All-Star Game this …
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  • Budding backcourt holds key to Wizards' turnaround

    Budding backcourt holds key to Wizards' turnaround

    CNNSI.com Oct 30, 2013
    The budding backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal holds the key to the Wizards' turnaround.
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  • Video - Westbrook May Return In Two Weeks 02:58

    Westbrook May Return In Two Weeks

    Oct 30
    Royce Young discusses what Russell Westbrook has been showing in practice, which may shorten his recovery time from surgery and could allow him to return in the court in as little as two weeks.
  • Video - Suns Burn Blazers 00:46

    Suns Burn Blazers

    Oct 30
    The Suns started their season with a big home win over the Trail Blazers 104-91.
  • Video - Cousins Leads Kings Past Nuggets 01:30

    Cousins Leads Kings Past Nuggets

    Oct 30
    DeMarcus Cousins scored 30 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in the Kings' 90-88 win over the Nuggets.
  • Video - Wolves Win In OT 01:04

    Wolves Win In OT

    Oct 30
    The Timberwolves needed OT to top the Magic 120-115.

Sports Columnists

  • Miami Heat hold Dwyane Wade out against Philadelphia 76ers as precaution

    Oct 30
    In a decision that could become routine this season, the Miami Heat decided to sit Dwyane Wade Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers because it was on the second night of a back-to-back.
  • Allen Iverson retires -- To be 76er until 'day I die'

    Oct 30
    Allen Iverson officially retired from the NBA.
  • Lee Jenkins: Bench leads Lakers in flipping the script to beat favored Cli…

    Oct 30
    LOS ANGELES -- One year ago, the Lakers were rolling out arguably the most decorated starting lineup ever assembled, and Shawne Williams was not playing basketball. Drafted in 2006 out of Memphis, Williams had already been with six teams and arrested th…
  • Ian Thomsen: Three-Pointers: LeBron James, Heat bury Chicago Bulls in open…

    Oct 30
    Three thoughts from the Heat's 107-95 win over the Bulls on the NBA's opening night Tuesday in Miami.