Griffin scores 39, Clippers beat Lakers 118-111

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 victory over the winless Lakers in the first meeting of the season between the Staples Center co-tenants....

Thomas, Morris lead pesky Suns past Spurs 94-89

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PHOENIX (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas scored 10 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, rallying Phoenix with a relentless series of driving layups, and the Suns beat the San Antonio Spurs 94-89 on Friday night....

James leads Cavaliers past Bulls, 114-108 in OT

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CHICAGO (AP) -- LeBron James simply wanted to shrug off a poor debut with his new, old team....

Gay leads Kings past Trail Blazers 103-94

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Rudy Gay scored 40 points - one off his career high - including a pair of key 3-pointers, and the Sacramento Kings surprised the Portland Trail Blazers 103-94 on Friday night....

Wolves give Ricky Rubio 4-year, $56M deal

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The clock was ticking down toward the deadline for reaching agreement on an extension of his rookie contract, and just like he does on the court for the Minnesota Timberwolves, Ricky Rubio took charge....

Mayo scores 25, Bucks beat Sixers 93-81

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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- O.J Mayo scored 10 of his game-high 25 points in the fourth quarter, and rookie Jabari Parker had 11 points and 10 rebounds in his Milwaukee debut to lead the Bucks to a 93-81 win Friday night over the Philadelphia 76ers in their home opener....

Randolph leads Grizzlies over Pacers 97-89

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Zach Randolph gave over four dozen tickets to family and friends from his hometown in Indiana....