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Bledsoe, Dragic team for 44 points as Suns beat Bulls 99-93

Phoenix Suns' Alex Len, right, defends the basket as Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler goes up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — As they have so often this season, Eric Bledsoe and Goran Dragic pushed the Phoenix Suns to victory.

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No. 6 Arizona shuts down Oregon State in 57-34 win

Oregon State forward Jarmal Reid (32) shoots over Arizona forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — T.J. McConnell jumped into passing lanes for steals and reached in to strip unsuspecting players of the ball.

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Xavier Ford and Buffalo blast MAC-leading Kent State 80-55

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Xavier Ford had a career-high 25 points Friday night, and Buffalo knocked off conference-leading Kent State 80-55, snapping the Golden Flashes’ six-game winning streak.

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Gordon leads Davis-less Pelicans past Clippers, 108-103

New Orleans Pelicans guard Eric Gordon (10) shoots against Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick (4) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. The Pelicans won 108-103. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Eric Gordon looked a lot more like the player the Pelicans thought they were getting when he first arrived in a trade that sent Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Clippers in 2011.

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Hayward, Utah Jazz upset Golden State Warriors 110-100

Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2) shoots as Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes defends during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gordon Hayward scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds as the Utah Jazz upset the league’s highest-scoring team, the Golden State Warriors, 110-100 on Friday night.

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