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Griffin scores 30, Pistons beat Knicks 115-108

DETROIT (AP) — There’s plenty of mediocrity in the Eastern Conference this season, and the Detroit Pistons are taking advantage. Blake Griffin scored 30 points and Stanley Johnson added 21 to lift the Pistons to a 115-108 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday night. Reggie Jackson contributed 21 points for Detroit. The Pistons held New York to 40 ...

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Hawks hold on, top Heat 115-113 to snap 7-game road slide

MIAMI (AP) — Taurean Prince scored 18 points, Trae Young finished with 17 points and 10 assists and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Miami Heat 115-113 on Tuesday night to snap a seven-game road slide. John Collins scored 16 points, Omari Spellman had 14 and Kent Bazemore finished with 12 for the Hawks, who are 2-0 against Miami this ...

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Kevin Durant’s 49 points carry Warriors past Magic 116-110

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Ever the perfectionist and competitor, Kevin Durant knows he should have scored well more than 50 points if a few more shots had fallen. “I’m pretty sure all my teammates felt that way,” the typically efficient Golden State star said. Durant scored a season-high 49 points, giving Golden State the lead on a three-point play with ...

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Golden State Warriors 116 , Orlando Magic 110

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Ever the perfectionist and competitor, Kevin Durant knows he should have scored well more than 50 points if a few more shots had fallen. “I’m pretty sure all my teammates felt that way,” the typically efficient Golden State star said. Durant scored a season-high 49 points, giving Golden State the lead on a three-point play with ...

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No. 7 Michigan gets two big tests this week

Michigan’s follow-up to its national championship game appearance has been impressive so far. Despite losing three key players, the defensive-minded Wolverines have yet to lose this season and blew out then-No. 8 Villanova in a title-game rematch. Two big tests come this week. The seventh-ranked Wolverines (6-0) start the week with a prime time, marquee match-up against No. 11 North ...

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Short-handed Pacers visit Jazz looking to end two-game skid

SALT LAKE CITY — Efforts to carry on without injured guard Victor Oladipo aren’t going as well as the Indiana Pacers hoped. Oladipo’s absence has been felt as other injuries continue to pile up. Oladipo, Indiana’s leading scorer at 21.4 points per game, has been sidelined with a knee injury over the last three contests. Now the Pacers find themselves searching for an ...

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Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 10 p.m. STREAM IT LIVE ON THE FOX SPORTS APP OAKLAND, Calif. — Before the Golden State Warriors get Stephen Curry back from his groin injury on their upcoming five-game Eastern trip, they’ll play one more home game without him Monday night when they host the Orlando Magic. The Warriors will ...

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