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Warriors’ pick-your-poison training camp dream becomes reality in win vs. Jazz

Pick your poison: Dubs’ camp vision becomes reality in win originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay area SAN FRANCISCO – When their 17-point lead disappeared under an avalanche of turnovers and open 3-pointers Friday night at Chase Center, the Warriors were undoing their good work and keeping alive Utah’s hopes for a comeback victory. And …

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Curry scores 33 points, Wiggins adds 20 as Warriors beat Jazz

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Klay Thompson stays patient searching for his shot, the Golden State Warriors‘ offense starts humming along like days of old. The snappy ball movement matters for the defending champions as they still strive to find defensive consistency. “It’s been fun to watch,” coach Steve Kerr said. “…I loved Klay’s game …

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With three key players out, Clippers can’t keep pace and lose to Nuggets

Clippers guard Terance Mann, who had 16 points, goes up for a shot as the Nuggets’ Bruce Brown, left and Nikola Jokic defend Friday night. The Clippers lost 114-104 at Crypto.com Arena. (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press) During a training camp that now feels much longer than two months ago, the Clippersat that time …

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Antetokounmpo has 38 points, Bucks storm back in 2nd half to beat Cavaliers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks taught the Cleveland Cavaliers a lesson in playoff-type intensity well before the start of December. Antetokounmpo scored 38 points and the Bucks capitalized on a 23-2 run in the first eight-plus minutes of the third quarter to rally past Cleveland 117-102 on Friday night to snap …

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Bulls’ streak snapped with OT loss to Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Thunder

10 observations: Bulls’ streak snapped with OT loss to OKC originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Following phenomenal victories over the Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks, the Chicago Bulls suffered a letdown in Oklahoma City on Friday night. A 123-119 overtime loss to the Thunder snaps the Bulls’ two-game win streak and moves their record …

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Raptors’ Hernangomez proud to see longtime friend Doncic rise to the top

TORONTO — It’s the debate that can never be resolved but has become more interesting than ever this season. The question, simply, is has Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic become the best basketball player in the world? the Toronto Raptors will be able to gather some more data as they host the Mavericks on Saturday …

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