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– For the Cavs to beat the Warriors LeBron has to be great. And yesterday not only was LeBron not great, that was the worst game Lebron’s played all year. If you care about game score– that’s a basketball reference metric– it was his worst of the season by far. A more traditional metric field …

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LOS ANGELES — Jimmy Butler scored 23 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Los Angeles Lakers 121-104 on Monday night for their first-ever Christmas Day victory. Former Southern California standout Taj Gibson had 23 points and nine rebounds for the Timberwolves, who have won four straight. …

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LOS ANGELES (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves got their first-ever Christmas victory, and with the way things are coming together, it could be the first of many showcase wins. Jimmy Butler scored 23 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Timberwolves beat the Los Angeles Lakers 121-104 on Monday night. ”I’m happy …

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook had 31 points and 11 assists to help the Oklahoma City Thunder stay hot with a 112-107 win over the Houston Rockets on Monday night. Paul George scored 24 points and Carmelo Anthony added 20 for the Thunder, who won their fifth straight game. Oklahoma City shot 54.4 percent …

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Anthony Tolliver and Reggie Bullock have changed the dynamic of the Detroit Pistons’ starting lineup — at least in the short run. The Pistons have become a grittier, more defensive-minded team with that duo in the starting lineup. They led the defensive effort in the closing moments of a 104-101 victory over New York on …

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Oklahoma City is starting to have the look of a contender. Russell Westbrook had 31 points and 11 assists to help the Thunder stay hot with a 112-107 win over the Houston Rockets on Monday night. Paul George scored 24 points and Carmelo Anthony added 20 for the Thunder, who won their …

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BOSTON (AP) Washington’s talented guards made themselves at home at Boston’s Christmas party. Bradley Beal scored 25 points, John Wall had 21 points and 14 assists, and the Wizards beat Boston 111-103 on Monday in the Celtics’ first Christmas Day home game in franchise history. ”For us to get a win, that was big time,” …

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul will sit out Monday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder because of a groin injury. Houston coach Mike D’Antoni made the announcement before the game. The Rockets are 15-1 when Paul plays and 10-5 when he doesn’t. He averages 17.1 points, 9.0 assists and 5.4 rebounds. …

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) LeBron James drove to the basket in the waning seconds and Kevin Durant swatted away any chance Cleveland had at a Christmas Day comeback. Durant pumped his fist again and again, emphatically shook his head and pounded his chest in delight. It looked a lot like the dominant Durant from the NBA …

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