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76ers erase 19-point deficit, top Raptors in OTUpdated Jan 18 Share Tweet
Jrue Holiday had a career-high tying 33 points and 14 assists, including all 12 of Philadelphia's points in overtime, and the 76ers overcame a 19-point second-half deficit to defeat the Toronto Raptors 108-101 on Friday night.
Clips stay on top; Nuggets continue their ascentUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetThree teams out West have set themselves apart. But don't forget about Andre Iguodala and the Nuggets. Close to unbeatable at home, Denver is one of this week's biggest risers.
All That Glitters: A closing 9-0 Miami run sealed a 99-90 win over L…Updated Jan 18 Share TweetA closing 9-0 Miami run sealed a 99-90 win over L.A. The Lakers fought hard, but LeBron James may have just ignited another championship run for the Heat, writes Lee Jenkins.
Lee Jenkins: Once a Finals preview, Heat-Lakers now just a LeBron showcaseUpdated Jan 18 Share TweetLOS ANGELES -- Outside of fame, riches and backlit banners, there is no motivator in sports quite like the threat of everlasting ignominy. It is the specter that hangs over each of the so-called super teams, the realization that if they fail, reputation…
76ers Come Back To Top Raptors In OTJan 1876ers erase 19-point deficit to beat Raptors in OT.
Ian Thomsen: Hard to blame departed Gentry for Suns' woesJan 18The Suns came to terms Friday with coach Alvin Gentry on his midseason departure. A friend of Gentry's said the coach had anticipated he would be fired at the end of the season, which is shaping up to be the Suns' worst since they went 16-66 in their ex…
Ian Thomsen: Conley grows into Grizzlies leader after learning hard lesson…Jan 18These are hazardous times for an excellent team in Memphis. Coach Lionel Hollins is in his lame-duck year, new owners have taken over and Rudy Gay or Zach Randolph reportedly could be traded in the next month. It is in stressful moments like these that …
Lee Jenkins: Once a Finals preview, Heat-Lakers now just a LeBron showcaseJan 18LOS ANGELES -- Outside of fame, riches and backlit banners, there is no motivator in sports quite like the threat of everlasting ignominy. It is the specter that hangs over each of the so-called super teams, the realization that if they fail, reputation…
The Sports Guy's All-Te'o MailbagJan 18Even the NFL playoffs can wait for the weirdest sports story of our age.