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Running Diary: Lakers vs. Clippers (10/31/14)

Below is a running diary of the Lakers’ matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers on Halloween night, with comments drawn from Mike Trudell’s @LakersReporter Twitter account, to ensure you’re covered from start to finish.

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Bulls fall to Cavs in OT

By Adam Fluck | 10.31.2014 | 10:17 p.m. CT | Archive | @AdamFluck  Box score  CHICAGO – Kirk Hinrich and Derrick Rose tallied 20 points apiece but the Chicago Bulls fell to the Cleveland Cavaliers 114-108 in overtime on Friday night at the United Center. LeBron James, who scored his team’s first eight points in the extra session, led Cleveland with 36 points and eight rebounds.

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Rudy’s Huge Night Lifts Kings Past Blazers

What a difference a game makes. Rudy Gay was nearly unstoppable on Friday night, as Sacramento bounced back from a tough Home Opener to run past the Portland Trail Blazers 103-94. Tallying a season-high 40 points and pulling down 8 rebounds in the win, No. 8 was nearly unstoppable from the opening tip. Donning the black alternate jerseys in honor of Halloween night, Rudy was “lights out,” knocking down 13-of-19 from the field and 9-of-11 from the line, continuously coming up with clutch buckets...

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On Skates :

Isaiah Thomas puts the defense on skates and he slices inside and hits the rainbow runner.

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'Fiery' Blatt called meeting to address debut

Before the Cleveland Cavaliers could go on to earn the first win of their season -- and the first win of David Blatt's NBA coaching career -- he had some lingering feelings about his team's disaster of a debut that he had to share.

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Former Adamson stars Patrick Cabahug, Jerick Canada carry Hi-Tech Bangkok City to ABL Finals | ABL | SPIN.PH

PATRICK Cabahug and Jerick Canada steered Hi-Tech Bangkok City to a 76-73 win over the Singapore Slingers on Friday and a berth in the Asean Basketball League (ABL) Finals. Cabahug scored a team-high 26 points, while Canada chipped in 14 for Bangkok in the Game Two win at the OCBC Arena in Bangkok for a sweep of the best-of-three semifinal series. The heroics of the two former Adamson stalwarts helped clinch Bangkok a Finals seat right in its maiden season in the league. he OCBC Arena in...

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Clippers Hold On Late For Second Straight Night In 118-111 Win Over Lakers

Rowan Kavner LOS ANGELES – For the second straight night, it was free throws from Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick sealing a Clippers win in a tight contest at STAPLES Center. This time, the Clippers were the visitors against the home team Lakers, but the result was the same in a 118-111 victory coming down to the last minute of the game. Griffin finished with 39 points, seven rebounds and four assists, while Jamal Crawford added 22 points and five assists, doing most of his damage in the fourth...

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Crawford, Griffin Share Their Opposite Halloween Experiences

Rowan Kavner PLAYA VISTA, Calif. – Two more opposite Halloween upbringings may not exist on the Clippers than what Blake Griffin and Jamal Crawford experienced growing up. The Clippers duo will be part of Halloween NBA action tonight against the Lakers, and the holiday has always been much more of a festivity for Crawford.

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Report: Westbrook could miss 4-6 weeks with hand fracture

Things have gone from bad to worse for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Already riddled with injuries, the Thunder could now be without star point guard Russell Westbrook for four-to-six weeks, reports Darnell Mayberry of the The Oklahoman. Westbrook was injured in Thursday's loss to the Los Angeles Clippers and was diagnosed with a small fracture in his right hand. The Thunder has a number of players shelved, including superstar Kevin Durant, who is expected to miss roughly a quarter of the season...

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Griffin's 39 lift Clips, Lakers now 0-3

Blake Griffin used a banking analogy to describe his dominant performance against the Lakers on Friday night. 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. The two-time defending Pacific Division champions have won eight of nine against the Lakers (0-3) since the start of the 2012-13 campaign, including victories...

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Report: Warriors agree to 4-year max extension with Klay Thompson

The Splash Brothers are staying together for a long time. The Golden State Warriors have signed Klay Thompson to a four-year extension on his rookie contract, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. The contract will pay Thompson the maximum allowable on such an extension. While the exact numbers won't be known until the 2015-16 salary cap is released, the deal should pay him close to $70 million over four years. This is a major win for Thompson's camp, as the Warriors were said to be offering $2-3...

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