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Warriors use NBA-record first quarter to rout Nuggets

Basketball / NBA Jan 16, 2019

Warriors use NBA-record first quarter to rout Nuggets

Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors weren't trying to send any sort of message or make any kind of statement against a team they were chasing in the Western Conference. "They know who we are," Durant said. Still, message received. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each ...

Jets win Emperor's Cup in overtime thriller

Basketball Jan 13, 2019

Jets win Emperor's Cup in overtime thriller

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Diminutive star Yuki Togashi ended the nail-biting, seesaw game with a clutch shot. With just seconds remaining, the point guard put his Chiba Jets ahead with a 3-pointer in their 71-69 overtime win over the Tochigi Brex in Sunday's All-Japan Championship final at Saitama Super ...

LaMarcus Aldridge pumps in 56 in 2OT triumph over Thunder

Basketball / NBA Jan 11, 2019

LaMarcus Aldridge pumps in 56 in 2OT triumph over Thunder

The Spurs started hotter than ever from 3-point range Thursday night. When that wasn't enough to put away the Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio got the extra push it needed from its big man in the middle. LaMarcus Aldridge scored a career-high 56 points and the ...

Gonzaga routs Pacific for 6th straight

Basketball Jan 11, 2019

Gonzaga routs Pacific for 6th straight

Fifth-ranked Gonzaga was held to its lowest point total of the season and still beat Pacific by 31 points. Josh Perkins had 14 points and six assists, and Gonzaga beat Pacific 67-36 on Thursday night, the sixth straight win for the Bulldogs. Pacific used a slow-down ...

Jets, Hannaryz, Brex, Alvark reach Emperor's Cup semifinals

Basketball Jan 10, 2019

Jets, Hannaryz, Brex, Alvark reach Emperor's Cup semifinals

by Ed Odeven

Four B. League teams advanced to the Emperor's Cup semifinals after posting victories on Thursday at Saitama Super Arena. The two-time defending champion Chiba Jets Funabashi, Kyoto Hannaryz, Tochigi Brex and Alvark Tokyo remain in the hunt for the title. Jets 66, Brave Thunders 63 Yuki Togashi ...

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