Tip-Off for 3/20/13 (featuring Kool Keith): The Denver Nuggets run past the Oklahoma City Thunder 114-104 for 13th straight win

Posted in Blogroll on March 20th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(AP)

Ty Lawson leads the way with 25 points -- one of six Nuggets to put up 10 or more points in the win. (AP)

Ty Lawson was one of six Denver Nuggets to score 10 or more points.

Lost in the glow of the Miami Heat’s 23-game winning streak are the Denver Nuggets. The Nuggets have won 13 games in a row, their latest was a 114-104 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. During the streak, the Nuggets have defeated the Thunder twice. Also the Grizzlies, Lakers, Clippers, Bulls, Knicks and Trail Blazers.

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The St. John’s Red Storm wreak havoc on St. Joseph’s Hawks NIT hopes in a 63-61 thriller

Posted in Blogroll on March 20th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Michael Perez/AP Photo)

St. Johns SirDominic Pointer (15) shoots the game-winning basket at the buzzer against Saint Josephs in a first-round NIT college basketball game Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in Philadelphia. St. Johns won 63-61. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)</p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />
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St. John’s Sir’ Dominic Pointer pulls up for the game-winning basket — ending St. Joe’s season.

The St. John’s Red Storm basketball program endured a rough stretch to end their regular season. Suspensions losses in seven of eight games landed coach Steve Lavin and his team into the NIT against the St. Joe’s Hawks. In the opening round, the Red Storm came into Hagan Arena and shocked the Hawks 63-61.

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