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How not to rebound feat. James Harden
The Rockets star had no interest in collecting this rebound, sliding away as the ball came off the rim.
Trail Blazers (7-10) at Clippers (9-8)
Los Angeles has won back-to-back games for the first time since starting the season 4-0. But they'll have their hands full in Portland's backcourt. Damian Lillard is 8th in scoring (25.4 points) and C.J. McCollum 20th (20.4 points). Follow live
Hawks down Thunder at home
Despite Russell Westbrook's 34 points, 11 rebounds and 7 assists, the Thunder fell to the Hawks 106-100 in Atlanta. Paul Millsap scored 26 and Jeff Teague added 25 in the win. Box score
Rasheed Wallace shows ball don't lie
Former NBA player Rasheed Wallace can still hoop. Don't believe him? He drains two jumpers -- simultaneously.
Bulls hand Spurs 4th loss
The Bulls had five players score in double digits, including a team-high 18 from Pau Gasol, as they downed the Spurs 92-89 to improve to 10-5 on the season. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 21 points with 12 boards in the loss. Box score
Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer
Arena style in Utah
Warriors hold small lead at the half
The Jazz held Steph Curry to just 7 points in the first half as the Dubs lead 53-48. Jazz SF Gordon Hayward leads all scorers with 16 points as Golden State looks to keep its perfect record and improve to 19-0 on the season. Follow live
Security to be with Jahlil Okafor in public
After being involved recently in a few potentially dangerous off-the-court incidents, the 76ers rookie will now be accompanied by a security guard whenever he goes out on the town in any city, according to league sources. (via ESPN's Chris Broussard) Story
Dwyane Wade finishes with reverse jam
The Heat guard blew by a defender and threw down a reverse slam against the Celtics.
Andre Drummond struggling at the line
The Pistons center has missed 14 free throws tonight, the most by any player this season. His previous high was 11 missed, and the previous high in the NBA was 13 missed by DeAndre Jordan. The Pistons lead the Rockets late in the 4th quarter. Follow live
Rockets storm all the way back
Houston trailed by as many as 28 in Detroit, but a Ty Lawson 3-pointer cut it the deficit to 4 early in the fourth quarter. The Pistons are trying to restretch the lead, now back to 9. Follow live
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Jazz sticking with Warriors early
Midway through the first quarter and Golden State has a slim 13-11 lead over Utah with the Warriors shooting 3-for-6 from deep already. Follow live
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Warriors (18-0) at Jazz (8-7)
Golden State looks to improve to an unprecedented 19-0. First stop of a seven-game road trip? Utah, which sports the seventh most efficient defense this season. Follow live
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Rose is now 1-for-7 on the night. He just has not been playing well. He's struggled to find a rhythm all year.
Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer
Mavs coach Rick Carlisle: "We've got to be a team that wins on grit and guts as much as our basketball IQ and skill."
Rockets going the wrong way
The Rockets are down 23 points to the Pistons at halftime. Their largest comeback win this season was a 16-point comeback against the Trail Blazers on Nov. 18. Detroit's Reggie Jackson has 17 points while Andre Drummond has 10. James Harden leads Houston with 11 points. Halftime stats