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Holiday helps 76ers snap 5-game losing skidUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetJrue Holiday scored 30 points, Thaddeus Young had 18 points and 12 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 107-100 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.Source: ESPN.com
Jeremy Lin Spins Into A JumperUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetJeremy Lin fakes, spins to his left and elevates for the jumper in tonight’s matchup between the Houston Rockets and Philadelphia 76ers.Source: dimemag.com
Celtics pull away late to shake off RocketsUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetPaul Pierce scored 16 of his 23 points in the second half and Kevin Garnett added 17 points and four blocks as the Boston Celtics nearly blew a 17-point lead before pulling away late in a 103-91 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night.Source: ESPN.com
Surprise Heroes: The Grizzlies' 101-98 overtime win over the Spurs…Updated Jan 12 Share TweetThe Grizzlies' 101-98 overtime win over the Spurs was their first since a 2011 playoffs upset. The clutch performances of two unlikely players was the key, says Rob Mahoney.Source: CNNSI.com