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Blazers Wizards beat Blazers, 105-97: 'It was tough' Wizards beat Blazers, 105-97: 'It was tough' (Photo Gallery)
There was less than a minute left on the clock, the Washington Wizards appeared set to hold on to beat the Portland Trail Blazers after letting a 25-point lead dwindle to three, and yet there went John Wall, launching himself into the stands, tumbling five rows deep or more, slapping a loose ball back into play.
Blazers Blazers hold off Rockets, 105-100: 'It was a big game for us' Blazers hold off Rockets, 105-100: 'It was a big game for us' (Photo Gallery)
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland won the game and the series, and that could have implications down the line.


The Trail Blazers held off a late charge by the Rockets on Wednesday night for a 105-100 victory, pulling into a tie with Houston for third in the Western Conference.