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Brandon Roy's 21 points, eight rebounds and four assists Saturday led the Portland Trail Blazers' 86-66 rout of the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis faced a 25-16 deficit after the first period and, because of a 41.2 shooting percentage, was never able to mount a sustained comeback. A 10-2 run, capped by a LaMarcus Aldridge layup, put Portland ahead 48-34 just before halftime. Aldridge scored 18 with seven rebounds and Greg Oden added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Trail Blazers, who have won...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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