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Plumlee lifts Nets to 99-88 win over 76ers

Brooklyn Nets forward Mason Plumlee (1) struggles to hold onto the ball after pulling a rebound as Philadelphia 76ers forward Brandon Davies (0) tries to strip the ball from him in the first half of an NBA basketball game at the Barclays Center, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-88 on Monday night.

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Davis scores 14 in Pelicans’ win over Wizards

Washington Wizards' Kevin Seraphin, right, is squeezed between New Orleans Pelicans' Alexis Ajinca, back, and Austin Rivers in the second half of an NBA basketball game  Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 14 points and Ryan Anderson had 11 as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Washington Wizards 88-84 on Monday night in the next-to-last preseason game for both teams.

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Southeast Division team-by-team capsules

Capsules for the NBA’s Southeast Division, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds':

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Atlantic Division team-by-team capsules

Capsules for the NBA’s Atlantic Division, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds':

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New Vikings stadium nearly quarter complete

An overall view of the construction progress on the interior of the new Vikings stadium Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.  Nine months after the old Metrodome was demolished, officials say the new stadium is 23 percent complete as of the end of September. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Jeff Wheeler)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nine months after the old Metrodome was demolished, the Minnesota Vikings’ new $1 billion downtown stadium is nearly a quarter complete and will be finished on schedule in 2016, officials said Monday.

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