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19hJackie MacMullan

Doc Rivers on MLK's vision: 'We're not there yet'

During MLK weekend, Doc Rivers reflects on Martin Luther King Jr., his causes and what can be passed on to Rivers' team and family.

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Kareem makes emotional visit to MLK monument (1:16)
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Westbrook joins rare company with 20th triple-double in win (1:16)
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Harden's 12th triple-double aids Rockets' win (0:55)
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LeBron says Warriors 'are even more dangerous' than last year (1:31)
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19hMarc Stein

NBA coaches to honor own with new award

The National Basketball Coaches Association will this season introduce its own Michael H. Goldberg Coach of the Year Award.

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Oubre dunks all over Henderson in Wizards' win (0:28)
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Stauskas' slick crossover sets up Okafor's dunk (0:25)
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Shaq says he's not playing in Ice Cube's 3-on-3 league (0:20)
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Adam Silver thanks the Mexican fans (0:20)
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Payton has no fear of Gobert on huge finish (0:15)
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Embiid delivers hope to long-suffering Sixers fans (1:02)
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Should Isaiah Thomas be starting in the All-Star game above Irving? (1:00)
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Westbrook's electrifying first half of the season (0:59)
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Embiid pays homage to Triple H (0:24)

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ESPN Stats and Information  

Sunday marked the first time that 2 different players recorded a triple-double, while also tallying 7 turnovers on the same day (Harden, Westbrook), since individual turnovers were first tracked in the 1977-78 season (via Elias Sports Bureau).

ESPN Stats and Information  

Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook has the 8th season of 20 triple-doubles in NBA history. Oscar Robertson has 5 such seasons. Wilt Chamberlain has the other 2.

Westbrook clinches 20th triple-double

Russell Westbrook gets a rebound late in the fourth quarter to lock up his 20th triple-double of the season. The Thunder defeated the Kings 122-118.

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Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Butler wearing an ice pack around his left hand after the game. He seems in good spirits. Bulls players enjoying the fact they won their first back to back.

Bulls' Butler knocks down game-winner

With just over 30 seconds to go and the game tied, Jimmy Butler dribbles downcourt, slips past two defenders and nails a game-winning shot. Chicago defeated Memphis 108-104.

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Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Hoiberg says this was Michael Cater-Williams' best game in a Bulls uniform.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston's 32 victories are second-most in the league and the Rockets are two back in the loss column from the No.2 seeded Spurs. The Rockets road victory at the Nets was their 16th of the season, tied for second-most in NBA.

Randle battles his way to a powerful jam

Julius Randle drives through Tobias Harris and throws down an emphatic two-handed dunk.

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Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Doug McDermott looks more aggressive tonight. He already has seven points and is trying to get to the rim. He's been in a bad shooting slump and needs to find ways to space Bulls' offense.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Doug McDermott looks more aggressive tonight. He already has seven points and is trying to get to the rim. He's been in a bad shooting slump and needs to find ways to space Bulls' offense.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

We've seen some ugly quarters this season -- this is one of the worst for the Bulls. They are 5-for-17 from the field and 2-for-9 from the foul line. No offensive rhythm at all.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

After scoring 105 points in each of the previous two losses, Houston exploded for 137 points in its win at Brooklyn.

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Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rockets and Nets combined for 88 three-point attempts on Sunday, tying the NBA record for most combined attempts. The Rockets have been involved in all 3 games tied with 88 attempts according to ESPN stats and info.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets are 19-2 when James Harden records a triple-double in his career with the team.

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets end two-game losing streak with 137-112 victory over the Nets. James Harden recorded his 12th triple-double of the season. All five Rockets scored in double figures. Rockets have scored at least 130 points seven times this season. Rockets are 7-0 when scoring at least 130-points.