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Carter-Williams leads 76ers past Timberwolves 103-94

Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams (1) goes up for the shot against Minnesota Timberwolves' Lorenzo Brown (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — No dubious record for the Philadelphia 76ers this season. Michael Carter-Williams saw to that.

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Motiejunas scores 26, Rockets top Celtics for 4th win in row

BOSTON (AP) — Donatas Motiejunas scored 10 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Houston Rockets over the Boston Celtics 93-87 Friday night for their fourth straight win.

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LeBron returns, Love, Irving team for 44, as Cavs top Kings

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives to the basket against Sacramento Kings’ Carl Landry (24) and Rudy Gay (8) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 30, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, as the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed hot, beating the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win.

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Hawks’ forward Carroll misses game against Portland

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll missed the game against Portland on Friday night because of a left Achilles strain, and his replacement lasted only two minutes.

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LeBron James will play vs Kings after missing 1 game

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James watches from the bench as the Cavaliers play the Portland Trail Blazers during an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James will play against Sacramento on Friday night after missing a game because of a sprained right wrist.

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