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Skidding Suns host Clippers

Skidding Suns host Clippers

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December 09 The Los Angeles Clippers had their way with the Phoenix Suns when it mattered most in their previous meeting this season, dominating the paint while pulling away to a 16-point victory almost two weeks ago. FULL STORY

Heat look to remain host as they visit James, Lakers

Heat look to remain host as they visit James, Lakers

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December 09 The Miami Heat have won four of five for the first time this season and they'll try to stay on a roll when they visit the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on Monday. FULL STORY

Spurs, Lakers meet for second time in three nights

Spurs, Lakers meet for second time in three nights

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December 06 If the first three games this season between the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Lakers are any indication, the fourth year's fourth and final dustup should be a real doozy as well. FULL STORY

Jazz look to keep hot shooting going against Rockets

Jazz look to keep hot shooting going against Rockets

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December 05 Utah beat the Spurs 139-105 on Tuesday night after making a franchise-record 20 3-pointers. The Jazz shot a season-high 60.6 percent from long range and a season-high 60.7 percent from the field. FULL STORY

Lakers aim to use defensive responsibility vs. Spurs

Lakers aim to use defensive responsibility vs. Spurs

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December 04 The Lakers (14-9) are allowing an average of 111 points per game, but they've given up fewer in seven of the past eight games while going 6-2. FULL STORY

76ers primed for rare win in Toronto

76ers primed for rare win in Toronto

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December 04 The Sixers (17-8) will take a four-game winning streak -- and eight wins in their past nine -- into their game Wednesday night against the Toronto Raptors (19-5) at the Scotiabank Arena. FULL STORY

Mavs host Blazers as one of NBA's hottest teams

Mavs host Blazers as one of NBA's hottest teams

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December 03 Dallas has won eight of its last 10 games, joining Toronto, Philadelphia, the Clippers and Oklahoma City. The Clippers would be even hotter, but the Mavericks took them down with a 114-100 victory Sunday. FULL STORY

Hot teams Nuggets, Raptors meet in Toronto

Hot teams Nuggets, Raptors meet in Toronto

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December 02 The Raptors (20-4) are working on a season-best eight-game win streak after defeating the Cavaliers 106-95 in Cleveland Saturday night. FULL STORY

Pistons face Thunder hoping to go 6-0 on home stand

Pistons face Thunder hoping to go 6-0 on home stand

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December 02 In terms of wins and losses, the Pistons can complete a perfect home stand with a victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday. Detroit has won the first five games of the six-game stretch at Little Caesars Arena, including a 111-102 triumph over Golden State on Saturday. FULL STORY

Spurs, Portland blazing trails for long seasons

Spurs, Portland blazing trails for long seasons

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December 01 The reeling San Antonio Spurs and the snake-bit Portland Trail Blazers square off Sunday at the AT&T Center in the Alamo City in search of answers and assurance that the light they see at the end of the tunnel is not an approaching train. FULL STORY