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–HARDEN’S TRIPLE-DOUBLE LEADS HOUSTON ROCKETS TO 113-102 VICTORY OVER MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES
James Harden had 31 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his second triple-double this season, leading the Houston Rockets to a 113-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
–TWO-TIME CHAMPION AZARENKA AND VENUS WILLIAMS ADVANCE TO SECOND ROUND OF QATAR TOTAL OPEN
Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka beat Angelique Kerber 6-0, 6-3 in the first round of the Qatar Total Open. Meanwhile, eight-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams rolled the clock back with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 comeback win over Australia’s Casey Dellacqua.
–MCLAREN: FERNANDO ALONSO MAKING ‘SOLID RECOVERY’ AFTER CRASH IN TESTING, STAYING IN HOSPITAL
McLaren driver Fernando Alonso is making a “solid recovery” after being concussed following a crash in Formula One testing and is staying in hospital for further observation.
–LATE GOALS GIVE LEVANTE 2-1 WIN AGAINST GRANADA IN TENSE SPANISH LEAGUE RELEGATION MATCH
Levante scored two late goals on Monday to seal a 2-1 league win over fellow strugglers Granada in a heated encounter that saw three players sent-off.
–DEVILS POST FIRST 4-GAME WIN STREAK IN 2 YEARS, SCHNEIDER 38 SAVES, GOMEZ, CAMMALLERI SCORE
Cory Schneider had 38 saves for his third shutout of the season as the New Jersey Devils posted their first four-game winning streak in two years with a 3-0 decision over the fading Arizona Coyotes.