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Rondae Hollis-Jefferson shows his ability coming off the bench in Nets' remarkable comeback

3 monthes ago   |   By Newsday

LOS ANGELES - To know Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and his passion for basketball and the Nets is to understand how each "DNP-Coach's Decision" that the former starter has accumulated this season has carved another notch on his soul. So, the role he played in the Nets' historic comeback from 28 points down to defeat the Kings on Hollis-Jefferson's layup with 0.8 seconds left not only was uplifting for an entire organization but also a reflection of the values the Nets preach.
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Bryce Harper rallies Phillies past Dodgers 9-8

Bryce Harper rallies Phillies past Dodgers 9-8

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Angels beat Astros 7-2 for 5th straight W; Marisnick plunked

Angels beat Astros 7-2 for 5th straight W; Marisnick plunked

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Nationals get HRs from Adams, Soto and roll past Orioles 8-1

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Four Cleveland pitchers limit Detroit to one hit in 8-0 win

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CLEVELAND - Oscar Mercado hit a two-run homer and Zach Plesac and three relievers combined for a one-hitter as the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Sparkman shuts down White Sox in Royals' 11-0 win

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Rookie Young outpitches Lynn as Diamondbacks top Rangers 9-2

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WNBA suspends Sparks' Riquna Williams for 10 games following domestic...

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Sabathia, Rays stir it up again in benches-clearing fracas

Sabathia, Rays stir it up again in benches-clearing fracas

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Judge, Gregorius lift Yanks over Rays after CC starts fracas

Judge, Gregorius lift Yanks over Rays after CC starts fracas

NEW YORK - Aaron Judge hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning, Didi Gregorius followed with a grand slam and the New York Yankees beat Tampa Bay 8-3 Tuesday night... Read more ...

Russell Westbrook is ‘the most important player' in Thunder history, Sam...

Russell Westbrook is ‘the most important player' in Thunder history, Sam Presti says

"He has left an indelible mark on this team, city and state," Presti said. "None of us could have anticipated the player he has become." Read more ...