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Griffin, Clippers overwhelm Love-less Wolves

Blake Griffin had 19 points and 13 rebounds and Caron Butler scored 17 points to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 95-82 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night.

Smith helps Knicks top Bucks, 111-107

J.R. Smith hit a 3-pointer for the lead with 1:04 left, and the New York Knicks held on to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 111-107 in a game that could turn out to be critical to both teams' playoff hopes.

Brewers beat Cubs 2-1 on 2-run homer by Kottaras

George Kottaras hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and Yovani Gallardo outdueled Ryan Dempster as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Wednesday for their third straight win in the four-game series.

Twins pick up first win of season besting Angels

Jamey Carroll had his first two hits with Minnesota, including the go-ahead single in the seventh, and Josh Willingham hit a two-run homer to lift the Twins to their first victory of the season, 6-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.

Nuggets hold off Wolves for 113-107 win

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost All-Star forward Kevin Love to a concussion in the first quarter before losing to the Denver Nuggets 113-107 Wednesday night in Denver.

Gonzalez powers Brewers past Cubs, 7-4

The cold weather at Wrigley Field didn't cool off the Milwaukee Brewers bats Tuesday night, as they used a five-run first inning to beat the Chicago Cubs, 7-4.

Madison boxer Morel gets title bout

Madison boxer Eric Morel will get a chance to get another world boxing title when he faces undefeated Abner Mares in El Paso, Texas, on April 21.

Gonzalez powers Brewers past Cubs 7-4

Alex Gonzalez hit a three-run homer in Milwaukee's five-run first inning, sending the Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.