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Cavaliers end six-game road trip with 124-102 loss to Nuggets

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 19 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds in his sixth triple-double this season, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 124-102 on Saturday night. Jamal Murray scored 26 points as Denver won for the third time in four games. Trey Lyles had 16 points and Monte Morris finished with 15. The Nuggets went ...

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Bledsoe scores 30 points, Bucks hold off Magic 118-108

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Eric Bledsoe scored 30 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo had 25 points and 13 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks won their fourth straight game, beating the Orlando Magic 118-108 on Saturday night. Malcolm Brogdon added 18 points, and Khris Middleton had 15. The Bucks are 11-2 in their last 13 games. Nikola Vucevic led Orlando with 27 points, ...

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Pacers defense shuts down Doncic, Mavs in 111-99 victory

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tyreke Evans scored 19 points, Domantas Sabonis had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-99 on Saturday night. Indiana (30-15) has won three of four to become the sixth team in the league to reach 30 wins. Harrison Barnes scored 20 points for Dallas (20-25), and DeAndre Jordan had 15 ...

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Hield beats buzzer, lifts Kings to 103-101 win over Pistons

DETROIT (AP) — Buddy Hield made an off-balance, fadeaway 3-pointer just before time expired and scored 35 points in the Sacramento Kings‘ 103-101 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. Detroit outscored the Kings in each of the first three quarters and had a 12-point cushion midway through the fourth. That wasn’t enough. Hield made a 3-pointer with 1:11 ...

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Green hits 7 3s in 3rd quarter, Raptors top Grizzlies 119-90

TORONTO (AP) — Danny Green had a season-high 24 points and set a franchise record with seven 3-pointers in the third quarter, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 119-90 on Saturday night. Serge Ibaka scored 18 points, Pascal Siakam had 17 and the Raptors extended their home winning streak to nine. Toronto is 20-4 at home. Green shot ...

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Cavaliers struggle early, fall to Jazz 115-99

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points, Rudy Gobert had 19 points and 15 rebounds and the Utah Jazz cruised to a 115-99 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. Royce O’Neale added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Derrick Favors had 12 points and 10 rebounds in Utah’s sixth straight win and eighth in nine ...

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Warriors beat Clippers 112-94; Boogie fouls out of debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins couldn’t wipe the smile off his face. The usually scowling big man was back Friday night after being sidelined for nearly a year. He scored 14 points in his Warriors debut, a 112-94 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. “I felt like a kid on Christmas,” Cousins said. “This was probably one of the ...

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Lillard leads Trail Blazers to 128-112 win over Pelicans

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Giving up 20 points in a quarter to a reserve forward may have been just the thing to let New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry air his many grievances with his team’s defense. Damian Lillard scored 22 points and eight assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 128-112 win over the Pelicans on Friday ...

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Boogie Cousins overcomes nerves in 1st game with Warriors

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins was nervous. His stomach felt tight and filled with butterflies. He grabbed his phone and fired off texts to family and friends. He talked to his brother and sister. Golden State coach Steve Kerr and the rest of the Warriors reassured Cousins it wasn’t just about Friday night’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers. ...

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FOX Sports Carolina, FOX Sports Southeast, FOX Sports Tennessee to celebrate MLK Day with weekend of original content, event coverage in NBA, NHL games

ATLANTA — The FOX Sports Regional Networks will deliver a weekend of extensive programming in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. day during the networks’ game telecasts of the Atlanta Hawks, Carolina Hurricanes, Charlotte Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies and Nashville Predators. All of the networks’ game telecasts over the weekend will showcase an originally-produced feature on Dr. King’s proficiency in the ...

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