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Paul pours in 29, helps Clippers fend off Pacers

Paul pours in 29, helps Clippers fend off Pacers

ESPN.com Updated Feb 28, 2013
Chris Paul scored 29 points, while Blake Griffin finished with 18 points and 14 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers hold off Indiana's late charge for a 99-91 victory Thursday.
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  • Johnson reveals plan to keep Kings in Sacramento

    Johnson reveals plan to keep Kings in Sacramento

    nba.com ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    The wealthy investors that are partnering on a plan to keep the Sacramento Kings in California's capital city have finally been revealed, and they're the two almost everybody expected.
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  • World Peace's elbow upgraded to flagrant foul 2

    World Peace's elbow upgraded to flagrant foul 2

    ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    Metta World Peace's elbow to the Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried in the Los Angeles Lakers' game on Monday has been upgraded to a flagrant foul 2, according to NBA spokesman Tim Frank.
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  • Klay Thompson’s father Mychal is fining him for getting fined

    Klay Thompson’s father Mychal is fining him for getting fined

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Feb 28, 2013
    On Wednesday, Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson was fined $35,000 for his role in Tuesday night's multi-player tussle with the Indiana Pacers. It was the first fine of Thompson's two-year career, and therefore something of a milestone. Any new e…
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  • Lakers' Howard wants to play in 2016 Olympics

    Lakers' Howard wants to play in 2016 Olympics

    ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    Dwight Howard, who won Olympic gold with the U.S. in the 2008 Beijing Games but had to miss last summer's London Games while recovering from back surgery, said he wants to be back on the team for the next Olympiad.
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  • Go Behind-The-Scenes Of Blake Griffin’s Game Day Routine

    Go Behind-The-Scenes Of Blake Griffin’s Game Day Routine

    dimemag.com Feb 28, 2013
    Ever wondered what it would be like to go spend a day with a NBA superstar? Levi Maestro knows what it’s like — he recently spent time with Blake Griffin and takes you closer than ever before to what it’s like during the season. His video series cal
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  • An Electric Performance at the Garden

    An Electric Performance at the Garden

    What made Stephen Curry’s 54-point performance against the Knicks on Wednesday so spectacular was that everyone at Madison Square Garden knew he needed a big night for the Warriors to win.
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  • Report: Nash doesn't regret signing with Lakers

    Report: Nash doesn't regret signing with Lakers

    ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    Steve Nash evidently does not regret his decision to join the Los Angeles Lakers.
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  • Video - Dwight Howard Wants To Play In 2016 Olympics 01:00

    Dwight Howard Wants To Play In 2016 Olympics

    Feb 28
    ESPNLosAngeles.com's Dave McMenamin on Dwight Howard saying he wants to play for Team USA at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
  • Video - Clippers Too Much For Pacers 01:27

    Clippers Too Much For Pacers

    Feb 28
    Chris Paul drops 29 points to lead Clippers to their third straight win.
  • Video - Stephen Curry, Part II 05:37

    Stephen Curry, Part II

    Feb 28
    Stephen Curry on Mark Jackson, attending Davidson, trick shots and the Warriors' new arena in San Francisco.
  • Video - Blake's Ferocious Slams Knocks Him Down 00:35

    Blake's Ferocious Slams Knocks Him Down

    Feb 28
    Blake Griffin goes strong to the basket for the dunk and falls to the ground.

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    Their stellar defense has carried the Bulls as far as it can.
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  • Ian Thomsen: George Karl leading the unlikeliest of contenders in Denver

    Feb 28
    The most exciting team in the playoff races is the lone contender that lacks star power and experience. They are the Denver Nuggets, they've gone 20-7 over the last two months and they show much less fear than they create in their opponents.