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The L.A. Clippers, in a well-balanced effort, blew by the Houston Rockets for their 50th win of the season.

The L.A. Clippers reached 50 wins for the 5th straight season, won their 6th consecutive game, and Paul Pierce even reached 15th amongst the NBA’s all-time scoring leaders. And still, with just one game remaining in the regular season, the Clippers’ magic number remains 1 for securing home court advantage against the Utah Jazz in the first round of the playoffs.

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D’Angelo Russell hit a game-winner that was meant to be.

Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins were unstoppable Sunday evening in Los Angeles, but D’Angelo Russell stole their moment in a 110-109 Lakers victory. Russell’s game-winner bounced in as the buzzer sounded, ricocheting up into the sky before finding its home through the bottom of the hoop.

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Westbrook has surpassed Oscar Robertson as the NBA’s single-season triple-double leader vs. Denver

Sunday evening, vs. the Denver Nuggets, Oklahoma City Thunder phenom Russell Westbrook has eclipsed Oscar Robertson as the NBA’s single-season triple-double leader.

Oklahoma City’s six-time All Star supplanted Robertson’s 55-year-old record with 4:17 remaining in the fourth quarter.

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