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Westbrook torches Jazz with 20 points in 1st half

Russell Westbrook scores 20 points in the first half as the Thunder lead the Jazz.

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Mitchell hits buzzer-beater off the glass

Donovan Mitchell goes coast-to-coast and beats the third-quarter buzzer with a bank shot.

0:22

George shows off handles on crafty layup

Paul George weaves through the Jazz defense and scoops in a contested layup.

0:24

Schroder grabs Crowder's foot on double technical call

Jae Crowder steps over Dennis Schroder, who grabs Crowder's foot and each are given a technical foul.

0:43

Adams beats halftime buzzer on assist from Westbrook

Russell Westbrook finds Steven Adams under the basket for a layup just before the halftime buzzer.

0:30

Westbrook buries 3-pointer

Russell Westbrook passes to Dennis Schroder and he gives it right back as Westbrook knocks down the 3-pointer.

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Westbrook called for flagrant foul

Russell Westbrook crashes into Rudy Gobert and is whistled for a flagrant foul.

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Mitchell throws down vicious slam on George

Donovan Mitchell drives the lane and hammers down a one-handed jam over Paul George.

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Ferguson rises up for wide-open dunk

Steven Adams finds Terrance Ferguson all alone up ahead for a powerful slam.

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Top headlines

DeRozan's return to Toronto ends in defeat

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DeMar DeRozan returns to Toronto love fest, but can't get fairy-tale ending

The star who inspired a generation of Canadian players by staying and building something special in Toronto returned to the city he never wanted to leave.

Kawhi's second half fuels Raptors to win

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DeRozan's turnover leads to Leonard's big dunk

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DeRozan pulls off insane 360 layup

DeMar DeRozan pulls off the insane 360 layup in the second quarter against the Spurs.

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Pop plays it minimal when talking DeRozan

Gregg Popovich doesn't disappoint with his answers in an interview with ESPN's Jorge Sedano.

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NBA

Jeremy Lin on being the only Asian-American in the NBA: 'At times it kind of sucks'

Jeremy Lin on being the only Asian-American in the NBA: 'At times it kind of sucks'

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Ujiri aims to find the next Embiid through African league

"So, you mean to tell me with the development of basketball on the continent ... there aren't two guys like [Joel Embiid and Giannis Antetokounmpo] walking around?" Toronto's Masai Ujiri said.

Decisions, Decisions

Which Superstars will change teams

Predicting NBA superstar moves: KD, Kyrie, AD and Kawhi

We polled the ESPN Forecast panel of experts for their votes on the next teams for star players.

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LeBron James reflects on how he chose to announce his “Decision” to leave Cleveland for Miami in 2010.

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NBA

LeBron thrives in this uncomfortable sprint to playoffs

This Lakers win was a welcome relief after the drama that has consumed the team.

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Projecting 2nd half

Projecting the winners of the biggest NBA playoff races

Will the Lakers make the playoffs? Kevin Pelton breaks down the tightest races.

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Contenders, playoff hopefuls and lottery dreamers to watch down the stretch

Are LeBron and the Lakers in trouble? Can the Warriors hang on to No. 1 in the West? We're setting you up for the season's final two months.

The top storylines to watch in the NBA's stretch run

Who will emerge in the Eastern Conference? Will LeBron and the Lakers make the playoffs?

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