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Suns rout Lakers 119-99 despite Kobe’s 31 points

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) battles Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe for the ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Phoenix. The Suns won 119-99. (AP Photo/Matt York)

PHOENIX (AP) — Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points in his Phoenix debut, Marcus Morris matched his career high with five 3-pointers and the Suns dominated their season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers 119-99 on Wednesday night despite Kobe Bryant’s 31 points.

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Gasol powers Memphis past Minnesota 105-101

Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic (14) dribbles against Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, center, and Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Grizzlies are 1-0 for the first time in a long, long time. In fact, all the way back to the team’s days in Vancouver.

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Royals’ dream season falls short in World Series

Kansas City Royals players watch from their dugout the seventh inning of Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals took their dream season to the limit, falling just short of their first World Series title since 1985.

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Gasol, Bulls blow out Knicks in Rose’s return

Chicago Bulls' Pau Gasol shoots over New York Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire (1) and Jason Smith (14) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose spent way too much time sitting and watching the last two seasons.

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Walker lifts Hornets over Bucks in OT, 108-106

Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) reacts after making a basket against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. The Hornets won 108-106 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kemba Walker didn’t waste any time at all providing the Charlotte Hornets with a return on their investment.

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