Posts Tagged Professional basketball

Aldridge leads Blazers over Nuggets with 20 points

Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried, right, defends Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Boulder, Colo., on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Schneider)

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland’s 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.

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Wade leads late charge, Miami tops Houston 90-85

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) drives up against Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

MIAMI (AP) — Erik Spoelstra wanted to get Miami’s starters some extra in-game conditioning.

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Manning looking to make Wake Forest a winner again

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — When his Wake Forest players couldn’t get a defensive drill quite right, new coach Danny Manning made them do it again — and again.

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Nowitzki-Chandler reunion, Parsons give Mavs hope

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki welcomed Tyson Chandler to Dallas with little fanfare four years ago, and certainly not amid talk of potential championships.

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Wizards sign guard John Lucas

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards have signed guard John Lucas.

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