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Jones has season-best 26 points as Rockets beat Nets 102-98

Houston Rockets' Terrence Jones (6) is fouled by Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young as he shoots during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Terrence Jones isn’t where he was before an extended absence because of a leg injury.

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Mavs suspend Rondo for 1 game after exchange with Carlisle

Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas, left, reaches for the ball against Dallas Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks suspended Rajon Rondo for their game Wednesday night in Atlanta for conduct detrimental to the team, a day after the point guard had a heated exchange on the court with coach Rick Carlisle and was benched.

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Harden’s triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves, 113-102

Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins, left, is pressured by Houston Rockets' James Harden in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 31 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his second triple-double this season, leading the Houston Rockets to a 113-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.

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TABC-Tex Preps high school basketball rankings

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Final boys high school basketball rankings as compiled by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and Tex Preps Basketball magazine (girls rankings were final last week):

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Vucevic powers Magic past 76ers 103-98

Orlando Magic center Dewayne Dedmon (3) fights for a rebound with Philadelphia 76ers guard JaKarr Sampson (9) center, and Magic forward Tobias Harris (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Nik Vucevic had 31 points and 14 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic beat the Philadelphia 76ers 103-98 on Sunday night for their first three-game winning streak of the season.

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