PASPN.net - Cunningham's tip saves Grizzlies vs. Nuggets (AP)
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Trans. Feb 17 9:09 ET (Feb 17 9:09 ET ) Dante Cunningham redeemed the Grizzlies after they blew a 23-point lead in the second half. He tipped in Rudy Gay's miss with less than a second left and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Denver Nuggets 103-102 Friday night. "The importance of that play - I don't have the words for it right now," guard Mike Conley said, "because I don't think that Cunningham understands how...
Nikola Pekovic has been tip-toeing through the early portion of the season while he tries to find his niche in a revamped Minnesota offense. With the Timberwolves a little sluggish on the tail end of a back-to-back, Pekovic put his head down, dropped his shoulder and bulled his way through the smaller Boston Celtics. Pekovic had 20 points and 12 rebounds and Kevin Love had 23 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Timberwolves to a 106-88 victory over the Celtics on Saturday night. Kevin Martin scored 20 on 6-for-18 shooting and Dante Cunningham scored 12 off the bench to help Minnesota rebound from a tough loss in Denver the previous night.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Love had 23 points and 12 rebounds and Nikola Pekovic had 20 points and 12 boards to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 106-88 victory over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night. Kevin Martin scored 20 on 6-for-18 shooting and Dante Cunningham scored 12 off the bench to help Minnesota rebound from a tough loss in Denver the previous night. Avery Bradley scored 27 points and Vitor Faverani had nine points and 14 rebounds for the Celtics. But Jeff Green went 0 for 6 from the floor and Boston's 22 turnovers led to 28 points for the Timberwolves.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Dante Cunningham scored a season-high 18 points, Nikola Pekovic added 14 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Hornets 115-86 on Saturday night to stop their six-game losing streak.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota forward Dante Cunningham was scratched from the game against Houston on Saturday night with an illness, leaving Minnesota with nine healthy players for the game.
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Heat avenge loss with victory over Pistons (The SportsXchange) (1 Day Ago | courtesy: The SportsXchange) AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The Miami Heat turned the tables on the Detroit Pistons. Forward LeBron James had 24 points, seven rebounds and nine assists as the Heat snapped the Pistons' four-game winning streak with a 110-95 victory on Sunday night at The Palace. Guard Ray Allen, who started in place of inactive Dwyane Wade, pumped in 18 points as Miami (16-5) avenged its 107-97 home loss to Detroit on Tuesday that ended a 10-game winning streak. Detroit had a 44-34 rebounding advantage and a 21-6 advantage in second-chance points but got outplayed in every other aspect. More...