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2009-03-01 21:35:43

Jarrett Jack scored eight of his 28 points in the fourth period Sunday to rally the Indiana Pacers to a 100-94 victory against the Denver Nuggets. When the final period started, Denver held a 75-68 advantage, but Jack scored eight points in the final 5:18, starting with a technical free throw. Troy Murphy scored 22 (4-of-7 on 3-pointers) with 18 rebounds. Marquis Daniels had 19 points and six rebounds, while Roy Hibbert added 10 points and six rebounds for the Pacers, who have split their...

2009-01-03 20:58:06

Danny Granger scored 35 points Saturday to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 122-117 victory over Sacramento. Granger was 10-of-20 from the field with six rebounds and hit 13-of-16 free throw attempts -- including a 4-for-4 stretch during the final 30 seconds. T.J. Ford added 16 points and seven assists and Jarrett Jack had 13 points and seven rebounds for the Pacers, who won for the first time in their last five home games. Troy Murphy had 12 points and 13 rebounds. Kevin Martin scored 45 points...

2008-12-20 23:30:36

Tracy McGrady's 23 points, five rebounds and five assists Saturday night fueled the Houston Rockets' 109-102 win over Minnesota. A 12-1 spurt early in the second led to a 60-51 Houston lead at the break, and the lead grew to 82-71 heading into the fourth period. Randy Foye's three-pointer drew Minnesota within 105-102 with 42 seconds left, but Houston hung on down the stretch after Shane Battier sank two free throws. Ron Artest had 19 points, four assists and three steals. Yao Ming had 18...

2005-11-05 02:15:50

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tim Duncan poured in 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while Tony Parker chipped in with 18 points and eight assists as the San Antonio Spurs romped to a 102-76 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday at the SBC Center. Duncan was 10-of-17 from the field and had 15 of his 21 points in the second half while Bruce Bowden chipped in with 12 points, going 3-for-3 on three pointers, as the NBA champion Spurs improved to 2-0. LeBron James had 20 points for the...

2005-11-02 05:43:58

TORONTO (Reuters) - Tony Parker scored 26 points and Tim Duncan added 19 points and 10 rebounds Tuesday when the San Antonio Spurs opened its defense of the NBA title with a 102-91 win over Denver Nuggets. The Spurs opened the new season by celebrating last year's title, raising the championship banner to the rafters of the SBC Center and receiving their commemorative rings. "I'd like to thank you for your continued support year in and year out," Duncan told the home crowd. "We've...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.