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Portland Trail Blazers' Jusuf Nurkic, center, goes up for a shot between Philadelphia 76ers' Dario Saric, left, and Amir Johnson during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
November 22, 2017 - 11:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It was anything but "a regular block." Joel Embiid punctuated the Philadelphia 76ers' 101-81 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night by spiking Damian Lillard's layup attempt out of bounds, volleyball style. It capped a game-changing stretch by the...
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November 22, 2017 - 11:05 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — James Batemon scored 14 of his a career-high 26 points in the final six minutes as Loyola Marymount battled from as many as 12 points down to fend off Incarnate Word 91-87 Wednesday night. The Cardinals held a 46-34 lead just before halftime, but Loyola Marymount sliced seven...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) shoots a 3-point basket over Atlanta Hawks center Dewayne Dedmon (14) during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Atlanta, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Los Angeles won 116-103. (AP Photo/Daniel Shirey)
November 22, 2017 - 11:03 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — After the Clippers lost games for more than three weeks and lost a player Wednesday, Blake Griffin had seen enough. "The best part about tonight was just how we got the win," he said. "We were banged up. We got awful news today, but guys just focused and did the little things we...
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November 22, 2017 - 10:44 pm
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Dalan Ancrum scored a career-high 34 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining, to lift Western Illinois to a 69-67 victory over SIU-Edwardsville on Wednesday night. Ancrum was 11 of 14 from the field and made five 3-pointers. Kobe Webster...
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November 22, 2017 - 10:42 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Melvin Frazier scored 20 points with eight rebounds and a career-high five steals and Tulane beat Miami (OH) 80-59 on Wednesday night to win its fifth straight. Cameron Reynolds scored 15 points, Ray Ona Embo added 14 and Samir Sehic 10 for the Green Wave (5-0), which made 33 of...
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Minnesota Wild forward Nino Niederreiter, right, celebrates his goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Wednesday Nov. 22, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
November 22, 2017 - 10:40 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nino Niederreiter and Mikael Granlund each scored two goals to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 5-4 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday night. Tyler Ennis also scored and Mikko Koivu and Ryan Suter each had two assists as the Wild snapped a two-game losing streak. Devan...
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November 22, 2017 - 10:40 pm
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 24 points, Ajdin Penava added 23 and Marshall beat North Carolina Central 92-84 on Wednesday night. Elmore was 8 of 14 from the floor, made four 3-pointers and had nine assists. Penava was 9-of-11 shooting. C.J. Burks chipped in 19 points for Marshall (3-2...
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November 22, 2017 - 10:39 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Robert Woods is more than a target to quarterback Jared Goff. The Los Angeles Rams' top receiver is also an example of professionalism and hard work. Woods has made a significant impact on the Rams in just nine games with his hometown team, catching 47 passes for 703...
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November 22, 2017 - 10:19 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Lexie Brown had 28 points on 10-of-15 shooting, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, Rebecca Greenwell hit six 3s and finished with 22 points and the No. 16 Duke women beat Old Dominion 84-51 on Wednesday night. Brown added eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals, while...
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Columbus Blue Jackets' Josh Anderson celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames during the overtime period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. The Blue Jackets beat the Flames 1-0 in overtime. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
November 22, 2017 - 10:11 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Josh Anderson scored two minutes into overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets their fifth straight win, 1-0 over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night. Sergei Bobrovsky had 22 saves for Columbus in his third shutout this season and 22nd of his career. Mike Smith turned away...
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