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Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

McDermott runs into the game -- in the third quarter -- and is so excited to get back in he can barely get his warmup shirt off.

Big Al fighting back Raptors
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Al Jefferson is leading the way for the Hornets with 18 points and 10 rebounds as Charlotte holds the Raptors at bay 77-71 with one quarter remaining. Follow live

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Hawks holding Cavs in check
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LeBron James (5 pts, 1-7 FG) hasn't been able to get anything going, and the Hawks have looked sharp all night. The team with the best record in the NBA leads by 10 at the break. Follow live

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Spurs' final push for playoff seeding
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The 7th-place Spurs currently sit 3 games back from the 4th-place Rockets. With only 22 games remaining, every game has major playoff implications. It starts tonight vs. Denver. Follow live

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Nets can't find basket
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Brook Lopez has 8 points and 4 rebounds in just six minutes off the bench, but the Nets are shooting 27.3 percent from the field and are tied with the Suns after 1 in Brooklyn. Watch live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Pacers fending off Bulls
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Mike Dunleavy hit two 3s as part of a 12-2 run for Chicago, but the Bulls still trail the Pacers 55-54 midway through the third quarter. Follow live

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Grizzlies go about their business
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The Grizzlies seemingly only have to worry about Jordan Clarkson as they lead 24-16 after the first quarter. Clarkson has 10 of the Lakers' 16 points. Follow live

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DeRozan coming alive
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Toronto is rallying behind DeMar DeRozan's game-high 25 points as the Hornets are edging the Raptors 72-67 midway through the third. Follow live

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Davis filling up the stat sheet
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Anthony Davis is checking off every column in the box score against the Celtics. He has 10 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal and 1 block, but the Pelicans trail 27-25 after the first quarter. Follow live

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Mike Mazzeo @MazzESPN

#Nets may have to consider starting Thad Young if only because Joe Johnson is getting beaten up physically by bigger fours every night.

Nets move in front
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Wearing their Dr. J-era inspired "stars and stripes" jerseys, the Nets got off to a slow start, but have taken a one-point lead on the Suns with 3 minutes left in the first quarter. Watch live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Fast and furious 5 for Philly
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The Sixers have used their length and athleticism to generate deflections and a transition Nerlens Noel dunk -- and a 5-0 run to take a 47-41 lead over the Jazz early in the third. Follow live

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Cavs can't get going
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What had David Blatt so angry? Maybe it was a call he disagreed with, or maybe it was the fact his Cavs have given up 47 points already and trail by 14 midway through the second quarter in Atlanta. Follow live

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Grizzlies vs. Jordan Clarkson

Memphis is riding a balanced approach early as 4 of their 5 starters have scored. Meanwhile, the Lakers have put all their points in Jordan Clarkson's basket. The Grizzlies lead 12-8 midway through the first. Follow live

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David Blatt with his first technical foul of the season and Ty Lue holds him back from the ref.

Harden in a giving mood early
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James Harden is getting his teammates involved to start against the Pistons. He has just 2 points, but his 3 assists have helped the Rockets to a 13-10 lead halfway through the first. Follow live

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Anthony Davis wastes no time
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The Brow threw down a massive alley-oop dunk all over Tyler Zeller to give the Pelicans an early 8-2 advantage over the Celtics. Follow live

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Something has to give in Houston
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James Harden aims to bolster his MVP case with his Rockets in danger of a season-high third straight loss. Houston looks to right the ship against a Pistons team that's lost four in a row and can't buy a 3-pointer on the road (28.4% in the last 8 road games). Follow live

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