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Pacers’ Roy Hibbert to sit out against Knicks

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pacers center Roy Hibbert will not play Wednesday night against New York.

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Ray Allen says he will not play this NBA season

In this June 4, 2014, file photo, Miami Heat guard Ray Allen warms up during basketball practice in San Antonio. Allen says he will not play this season, though will consider returning to the NBA next season. The two-time champion and all-time leading 3-point shooter made the announcement Wednesday, Marchy 4, 2015, through his agent, Jim Tanner. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Ray Allen might return to the NBA — just not this season.

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Bulls center Noah unlikely to play for France at EuroBasket

Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) tries to get past Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis (0) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago, on Sunday, March 1, 2015. The Clippers won 96-86. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

PARIS (AP) — Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah is unlikely to play for France at the European Championship in September.

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Hayward, Favors lead Jazz past Grizzlies, 93-82

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) shoots between Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors, left, and center Rudy Gobert (27) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors scored 21 points each, Rudy Gobert added 15 points and a career-best 24 rebounds to lead the Utah Jazz to a 93-82 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night.

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Jefferson, Williams lead Hornets past Lakers 104-103

Los Angeles Lakers' Wesley Johnson (11) is fouled by Charlotte Hornets' Marvin Williams (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, March 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson had 21 points and 16 rebounds, Mo Williams added 20 points and 13 assists and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Los Angeles Lakers 104-103 on Tuesday night for their third win in four games.

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