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Nyama leads Stony Brook’s comeback, 72-66 over Hartford

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Roland Nyama scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and led Stony Break back from an eight-point deficit to beat Hartford 72-66 on Wednesday night.

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Irving scores 55, leads Cavs to 8th win in row minus LeBron

Portland Trail Blazers’ Meyers Leonard (11) fouls Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record while LeBron James watched from the bench and leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.

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No. 1 pick Wiggins, 3 other Wolves on Rising Stars rosters

NEW YORK (AP) — Top overall pick Andrew Wiggins and three Minnesota Timberwolves teammates have been chosen to play in the Rising Stars Challenge at the NBA’s All-Star weekend.

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Durant out against Knicks with toe injury

Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant fouls Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 108-98 to run their winning streak to six games. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant will miss Oklahoma City’s game against the Knicks on Wednesday night because of a sprained big toe on his left foot.

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Williams sisters, Madison Keys picked for US Fed Cup team

Madison Keys of the U.S., right,  is congratulated by her compatriot Venus Williams at the net after winning their quarterfinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The Williams sisters and teenage Australian Open semifinalist Madison Keys have been chosen for the United States as it seeks to return to the top group in the Fed Cup.

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