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  • Hornets hold off Celtics for 96-87 victory

    Center Al Jefferson scored 11 of his team-high 23 points in the fourth quarter to help the Charlotte Hornets hold off the Boston Celtics 96-87 at Time Warner Cable Arena Wednesday. The victory improved the Hornets to 6-15. They won back-to-back games for...
  • Jefferson leads Hornets to second straight win

    Jefferson leads Hornets to second straight win CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Charlotte Hornets haven't been able to close out games for much of the season, but that's starting to change. The Hornets pulled away to beat the Boston Celtics 96-87 on Wednesday...
  • Hornets 96, Celtics 87

    The Sports Xchange By John Delong, The Sports Xchange Hornets 96, Celtics 87 CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Al Jefferson had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets pulled away late to beat the Boston Celtics 96-87 on Wednesday night. The Hornets (6-...
  • Recap: Hornets 96, Celtics 87

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Hornets 96, Celtics 87 Hornets 96, Celtics 87: Al Jefferson scored 23 points and matched a season high with 14 rebounds as Charlotte surged past visiting Boston. Kemba Walker added 18 points and seven assists for the Hornets,...
  • NBA game roundup: Durant, Thunder edge Pistons

    The Sports Xchange NBA game roundup: Durant, Thunder edge Pistons AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Kevin Durant pumped in 28 points in his third game back from a broken right foot, and the Oklahoma City Thunder handed the Detroit Pistons their 12th consecutive...
  • Celtics Blow Big Lead But Hold Off Wizards

    BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics are still blowing leads at a rather alarming rate. The difference now is that they are actually starting to hang on and win. "We're growing. It shows that we're growing," Boston guard Rajon Rondo said after his team blew all...
  • Celtics 101, Wizards 93

    The Sports Xchange By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange Celtics 101, Wizards 93 BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics blew almost all of a 25-point second-half lead but held on for their third straight victory, nipping former captain Paul Pierce and his...
  • Celtics win third straight game

    Celtics win third straight game BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics are still blowing leads at a rather alarming rate. The difference now is that they are actually starting to hang on and win. "We're growing. It shows that we're growing," Boston guard Rajon...
  • Wednesday's local interest college basketball roundup: Spiders survive Thornton's career-high 37, edge W&M 68-67

    While William and Mary’s Marcus Thornton was wearing out Richmond, the Spiders were wearing down the Tribe, though barely. Thornton, a 6-foot-4 senior guard, scored 37 points. Richmond survived that and perilous moments in the final seconds to...
  • ACC-Big Ten Challenge headlines Wednesday basketball buffet

    ACC-Big Ten Challenge headlines Wednesday basketball buffet
    Virginia, William and Mary and Old Dominion reunite with former conference rivals, while Virginia Tech encounters the nation's No. 3 scorer, making Wednesday's area college basketball banquet quite enticing. Start with the Hokies, 4-2 under first-year...
  • Spurs 111, Celtics 89

    Spurs 111, Celtics 89: Danny Green collected 18 points, six rebounds and three steals as visiting San Antonio cruised past Boston to earn its seventh straight victory. Boris Diaw added 15 points and seven rebounds while Tim Duncan contributed 14 points...