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NBA roundup: Nets erase 28-point deficit in 2nd-half, top Kings 123-121

D’Angelo Russell scored 27 of his career-high 44 points in the fourth quarter, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson made a layup with eight-tenths of a second remaining, and the Brooklyn Nets rallied from 28 points down in the second half to beat the Sacramento Kings 123-121 on Tuesday night and snap a four-game losing streak.

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Joel Embiid, 76ers overcome Bucks, 130-125

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125 on Sunday.
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NBA roundup: Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, stop Rockets’ 9-game win streak

UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 10:20 p.m.

HOUSTON – Klay Thompson scored 30 points, DeMarcus Cousins had a season-high 27 and the Golden State Warriors snapped Houston’s nine-game winning streak Wednesday night with a 106-104 victory over the Rockets. Playing without injured star Kevin Durant, the Warriors bounced back from Sunday’s loss to Phoenix and avoided being swept by Houston after the Rockets won the first three meetings this season.
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Andrew Bogut rejoining Warriors, adds depth at center

UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 1:16 p.m.

Andrew Bogut is rejoining the Golden State Warriors after being cleared by his Australian team, the Sydney Kings. Golden State had an open roster spot and chose to use it at center. The Warriors lost Damian Jones in December and he underwent surgery for a torn left pectoral muscle. Bogut played on the Warriors’ 2015 champion team and the 73-win team the following season.
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NBA roundup: James Harden scores 42 points to help Rockets beat Celtics

UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 7:11 p.m.

James Harden had 42 points before fouling out late in the fourth quarter and the Houston Rockets held on the beat the Boston Celtics 115-104 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory, at Boston. Harden made six 3-pointers and scored 40 or more points for the 24th time this season. Houston entered the day in fifth place in the Western Conference standings, a game behind of fourth-place Oklahoma City.