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Cavs, Raptors battling in Toronto
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LeBron James has 24 points, 6 rebounds and 14 assists, and the Cavs lead the Raptors by 5 with under two minutes to play. Follow live

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Jazz still alive in Boston
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Utah has cut Boston's lead to 1 with under 10 seconds to play in regulation. The Celtics lead 83-82. Follow live

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Royce Young @royceyoung

Westbrook's got his 10 rebounds. Needs four more assists with a quarter and a half to go for a fourth straight triple-double.

Halftime: Spurs 54, Kings 38
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After a pretty even first quarter, the Spurs outscored the Kings 28-11 in the second to take a double-digit lead into the locker room. Kawhi Leonard leads all scorers with 19 points. Follow live

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Celtics and Jazz slugging it out
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Fans of defensive basketball have enjoyed themselves immensely in Boston as the Celtics lead the Jazz 81-73 with just over two minutes left in regulation. Utah is an astounding 2-for-18 from 3-point range. Follow live

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Davis taking charge in New Orleans
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Anthony Davis has 8 of the Pelicans' 10 points in the third to stake New Orleans to a two-point lead just over five minutes into the quarter. The Pelicans entered the night one game back of the Thunder for the eighth seed in the West. Follow live

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Whiteside doubles up again
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Hassan Whiteside has posted his seventh double-double in his last nine games, helping the Heat regain the lead over the Lakers early in the third quarter. Watch live

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Suns 105, Magic 100
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Victor Oladipo scored a career-high 38 points (the most for any Magic player this season), but the Suns held on for a 105-100 win in Orlando. Brandon Knight had 28 points for Phoenix. Box score

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Mike Mazzeo @MazzESPN

The undermanned Raps are hanging tough with the Cavs. Really gutsy effort regardless of outcome. JV/DeMar playing well.

Raptors regaining control
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After trailing by as many as 19, Toronto has stormed back and cut Cleveland's lead to 1 with under 9 minutes left in the fourth quarter. Follow live

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Suns get unorthodox late
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Up 3 with less than 10 seconds remaining, the Suns chose to foul the Magic rather than allow a potential game-tying shot. With the game extended, Orlando trails 103-100 with 4.6 seconds left.

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Hornets starting to look dominant
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All five Charlotte starters have scored in double figures, and the Hornets lead the Nets 88-66 headed to the fourth quarter in a battle for the eighth seed in the East. Follow live

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Pacers 105, Knicks 82
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The Pacers jumped on the Knicks early and never let up, cruising to a 23-point win in Indiana. George Hill scored 21 and Rodney Stuckey had 17 points off the bench in the Pacers' third straight win. Box score

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LeBron leading the way
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LeBron James (14 pts, 6 reb, 10 ast) is approaching a triple-double, and his buzzer-beating layup gives the Cavs an 84-74 lead after 3 in Toronto.

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A balanced tilt in Boston
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Both the Celtics and the Jazz have had nine players score through three quarters, but Boston has three double-digit scorers to Utah's one. Related: Boston leads 61-55 headed to the fourth. Follow live

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Magic coming up clutch
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After a Victor Oladipo steal and bucket, the Suns responded with a big jumper to take a 3-point lead with 35.2 seconds left in the fourth. Follow live

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Dave McMenamin @mcten

Valanciunas' foul is upgraded from a common foul to a flagrant-1. That's the second time in the last 3 games LeBron fouled by a flagrant.

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The ACC is on its feet after Valanciunas wraps LeBron up in the lane and his foul brings him to the floor. Refs reviewing the play.