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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.
Blazers Afflalo, Gee formally join the Trail Blazers Afflalo, Gee formally join the Trail Blazers
Trail Blazers general manager Neil Olshey already knows plenty about what Arron Afflalo can bring to Portland. Now all that's left is the chemistry.