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NBA: Bosnian beast Nurkic scores 29 as Blazers beat Brooklyn

Jusuf Nurkic delivered 29 points and 15 rebounds en route to his fifth double-double of the NBA season as the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Brooklyn Nets 127-125 on Friday. “I learn to never quit, and there’s no lost possession until the game is done,” Nurkic said. With 30.6 seconds

GAME RECAP: Pistons 99, Thunder 98

The Pistons overcome a triple-double from Russell Westbrook to defeat the Thunder 99-98. Andre Drummond scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in the Detroit win.

Stephen Curry is back in MVP mode with 26 points in a single quarter

The Golden State Warriors are down Kevin Durant and Draymond Green, but they still have Stephen Curry. Yeah, uh, against the Chicago Bulls, that’s probably enough. Actually, that’s definitely enough. Curry scored four points in the first quarter … and 26 in the second. His 30 points in the

How great would Derrick Rose have been if he never got hurt?

When Derrick Rose went to the basket late in the Chicago Bulls’ win in their opening playoff game against the Philadelphia 76ers in April 2012, he was one of the NBA’s brightest stars. A year removed from winning MVP, Rose was again the best player on the team that tied for the NBA’s best

Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status up in air for Celtics game

Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo banged up his right knee in the team’s win against the Raptors on Friday. INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status for Saturday’s game against the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Celtics is up in the air after he hurt his right knee

Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status up in air for Celtics game

Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo banged up his right knee in the team’s win against the Raptors on Friday. INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo’s status for Saturday’s game against the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Celtics is up in the air after he hurt his right knee

Ellington, Dragic lead Heat’s 3-point attack past Wolves

Miami had seen its early lead slip away in Minnesota after a nearly perfect start shooting the ball. A 14-point advantage had dwindled to one. Wayne Ellington came off the bench and hit a 3-pointer, then another, and the Heat found their spark. Ellingt…

Nikolo Jokic scores 28 points, Nuggets beat Grizzlies 104-92

DENVER (AP) — Nikolo Jokic scored 14 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter and had 13 rebounds and eight assists to help the Denver Nuggets beat the Memphis Grizzlies 104-92 on Friday night. Gary Harris and Jamal Murray added 15 points apiece, and Ken…