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Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin exits game with right knee injury

Nets guard Jeremy Lin exited Brooklyn’s season opener against the Indiana Pacers with an apparent right knee injury. Lin was attacking the rim in the fourth quarter when he landed awkwardly along the baseline. Clutching his right knee, Lin appeared to say “I’m done, I’m done” … before bursting into tears. Lin was helped to the locker room but eventually limped off ...

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Cavs-Celtics game second most-watched opener on TNT

NEW YORK (AP) –– Cleveland’s victory over Boston in the first game of the NBA season was TNT’s second most-watched telecast ever on opening night. The network says the Tuesday telecast peaked with 6.7 million viewers and its audience was a 95 percent increase over last season’s opener. The game featured Kyrie Irving’s return to Cleveland after his trade to ...

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Houston Rockets rule out Chris Paul for tonight's game vs. Sacramento Kings

Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul has been ruled out of Wednesday night’s game against the Sacramento Kings with a bruised left knee. Paul had been listed as questionable on the Rockets official injury report after hobbling through the end of Tuesday night’s season opener, a 122-121 victory over the Golden State Warriors. Coach Mike D’Antoni said Eric Gordon will start ...

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