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SCOREBOARD

NBA standings

National Basketball Association

All Times EST

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Atlantic Division

W L Pct GB

Boston 34 18 .654 —

Toronto 29 24 .547 5 1/2

Philadelphia 20 33 .377 14 1/2

New York 19 34 .358 15 1/2

New Jersey 5 49 .093 30

Southeast Division

W L Pct GB

Orlando 37 18 .673 —

Atlanta 34 18 .654 1 1/2

Miami 28 27 .509 9

Charlotte 26 26 .500 9 1/2

Washington 18 33 .353 17

Central Division

W L Pct GB

Cleveland 43 12 .782 —

Chicago 27 26 .509 15

Milwaukee 24 28 .462 17 1/2

Detroit 19 34 .358 23

Indiana 18 35 .340 24

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Southwest Division

W L Pct GB

Dallas 33 21 .611 —

San Antonio 31 21 .596 1

Houston 28 25 .528 4 1/2

New Orleans 28 26 .519 5

Memphis 27 26 .509 5 1/2

Northwest Division

W L Pct GB

Denver 36 18 .667 —

Utah 34 19 .642 1 1/2

Oklahoma City 31 21 .596 4

Portland 32 24 .571 5

Minnesota 13 42 .236 23 1/2

Pacific Division

W L Pct GB

L.A. Lakers 42 14 .750 —

Phoenix 32 23 .582 9 1/2

L.A. Clippers 21 33 .389 20

Sacramento 18 36 .333 23

Golden State 15 38 .283 25 1/2

Thursday’s Games

Denver 118, Cleveland 116, OT

Boston 87, L.A. Lakers 86

Friday’s Games

Cleveland at Charlotte, 7 p.m.

Denver at Washington, 7 p.m.

San Antonio at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.

Miami at Memphis, 8 p.m.

Chicago at Minnesota, 8 p.m.

Indiana at New Orleans, 8 p.m.

Milwaukee at Detroit, 8 p.m.

Toronto at New Jersey, 8 p.m.

Dallas at Orlando, 8 p.m.

Atlanta at Phoenix, 9 p.m.

Utah at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.

Boston at Portland, 10:30 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

Washington at Toronto, 7 p.m.

Oklahoma City at New York, 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at Chicago, 8 p.m.

Miami at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.

Indiana at Houston, 8:30 p.m.

Charlotte at Milwaukee, 8:30 p.m.

Sacramento at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.

Cavaliers’ box

DENVER (118)

Anthony 13-28 13-16 40, Martin 8-18 2-2 18, Nene 4-10 0-0 8, Billups 7-20 2-2 18, Afflalo 5-6 0-0 11, Andersen 2-4 3-4 7, Smith 6-12 1-2 14, Lawson 1-2 0-0 2, Allen 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 46-100 21-26 118.

CLEVELAND (116)

James 15-33 12-17 43, Hickson 5-7 4-5 14, O’Neal 9-15 0-6 18, Gibson 3-4 1-3 8, Parker 4-8 3-5 13, Varejao 3-6 0-0 6, J.Williams 1-3 0-0 3, M.Williams 2-5 2-2 8, West 1-5 1-2 3. Totals 43-86 23-40 116.

Denver 31 21 23 31 12 — 118

Cleveland 21 23 35 27 10 — 116

3-Point Goals—Denver 5-16 (Billups 2-7, Afflalo 1-2, Smith 1-3, Anthony 1-4), Cleveland 7-23 (M.Williams 2-3, Parker 2-5, J.Williams 1-2, Gibson 1-2, James 1-9, Varejao 0-1, West 0-1). Fouled Out—Nene. Rebounds—Denver 56 (Martin 17), Cleveland 63 (James 13). Assists—Denver 25 (Billups 8), Cleveland 26 (James 15). Total Fouls—Denver 26, Cleveland 21. Technicals—Cleveland defensive three second. A—20,562 (20,562).

Men’s basketball

Thursday’s College Basketball Scores

EAST

Long Island U. 68, Fairleigh Dickinson 62

Syracuse 75, Georgetown 71

SOUTH

Florida 78, Auburn 70

Mercer 77, North Florida 67

N. Kentucky 68, S. Indiana 56

New Orleans 82, Louisiana-Monroe 73

St. Catherine 81, Rio Grande 46

The Citadel 73, W. Carolina 56

Vanderbilt 82, Mississippi 78

W. Kentucky 99, South Alabama 69

MIDWEST

Dayton 68, La Salle 54

Minnesota 68, Wisconsin 52

Pittsburgh 58, Marquette 51

Wis.-Milwaukee 69, Cleveland St. 59

FAR WEST

Idaho 82, Seattle 72

Loyola Marymount 74, Gonzaga 66

Montana St. 80, Sacramento St. 74

Oregon St. 80, California 64

Portland 83, Pepperdine 62

Saint Mary’s, Calif. 61, San Diego 49

Southern Cal 67, Washington 64

Stanford 72, Oregon 65

UCLA 71, Washington St. 51

H.S. scores

Ohio High School Basketball

Girls Sectional Tournament

Thursday’s Results

Division I

Cin. Mercy 49, Kings Mills Kings 36

Cols. Northland 64, Grove City Cent. Crossing 33

Cols. Upper Arlington 73, Cols. Marion-Franklin 38

Cols. Watterson 43, Lancaster 28

Dublin Jerome 52, Dublin Coffman 47

Dublin Scioto 64, Groveport-Madison 48

Gahanna Lincoln 89, Cols. Independence 29

Liberty Twp. Lakota E. 63, Cin. Mt. Healthy 46

New Albany 62, Grove City 40

Newark 47, Westerville Cent. 23

Pickerington Cent. 80, Pataskala Watkins Memorial 31

Springboro 68, Riverside Stebbins 12

Vandalia Butler 65, New Carlisle Tecumseh 35

Westerville N. 61, Ashville Teays Valley 45 Division II

Bethel-Tate 52, Goshen 47

Chillicothe Unioto 67, Circleville 33

Cin. McNicholas 64, Norwood 23

Clarksville Clinton-Massie 45, Franklin 34

Day. Carroll 41, Greenville 21

Day. Chaminade-Julienne 73, Day. Stivers 25

New Lexington 48, Lancaster Fairfield Union 43

Spring. Greenon 58, Spring. NW 45

St. Clairsville 62, Carrollton 59, OT

Thornville Sheridan 60, Gallipolis Gallia 56

Urbana 58, Eaton 39

Washington C.H. 47, Circleville Logan Elm 32

Washington C.H. Miami Trace 55, Waverly 15

Wilmington 68, Day. Thurgood Marshall 42 Division III

Anna 105, New Lebanon Dixie 22

Casstown Miami E. 89, Day. Ponitz Tech. 15

Fredericktown 39, Centerburg 34

Georgetown 56, Cin. Shroder 32

Hamilton Badin 60, Batavia 18

Heath 60, Sugar Grove Berne Union 33

London Madison Plains 49, Galion Northmor 45

Spring. NE 67, Carlisle 41

Versailles 62, Milton-Union 14

W. Jefferson 40, Milford Center Fairbanks 31

W. Lafayette Ridgewood 48, Barnesville 37

Williamsport Westfall 48, W. Union 32

Division IV

Beallsville 36, Bridgeport 35

Beaver Eastern 47, Stewart Federal Hocking 42

Berlin Hiland 78, Toronto 4

Canal Winchester Harvest Prep 89, Cols. Horizon Science 34

Cols. Wellington 49, Worthington Christian 27

Danville 62, Shekinah Christian 35

Day. Miami Valley 69, Cin. Christian 28

Fairfield Christian 61, Grove City Christian 33

Gahanna Christian 40, Delaware Christian 37

Gilead Christian 76, Northside Christian 17

Leesburg Fairfield 55, Franklin Furnace Green 33

Malvern 43, Steubenville Cath. Cent. 22

Morral Ridgedale 66, Marion Cath. 6

S. Webster 63, Crown City S. Gallia 42

Shadyside 61, New Matamoras Frontier 34

Tree of Life 36, Lancaster Fisher Cath. 29

Zanesville Rosecrans 62, Bellaire St. John 38

Regular Season

Logan 65, McArthur Vinton County 29

Ohio High School Basketball

Thursday’s Boys Scores of Interest

South Webster 68, Ironton St. Joseph 51

Wheelersburg 45, Gallipolis 43

Reedsville Eastern 74, Cheshire River Valley 45

Olympic medals

Winter Olympic Medals Table

At Vancouver, Canada

Thursday, Feb. 18

34 of 90 total medal events

Nation G S B Tot

United States 6 5 7 18

Germany 4 4 3 11

Norway 3 3 2 8

Canada 3 3 1 7

South Korea 3 2 0 5

Switzerland 3 0 1 4

France 2 1 4 7

China 2 1 1 4

Sweden 2 0 1 3

Austria 1 2 2 5

Russia 1 2 1 4

Netherlands 1 1 1 3

Australia 1 1 0 2

Slovakia 1 1 0 2

Czech Republic 1 0 1 2

Poland 0 2 0 2

Italy 0 1 3 4

Japan 0 1 2 3

Belarus 0 1 1 2

Estonia 0 1 0 1

Finland 0 1 0 1

Kazakhstan 0 1 0 1

Latvia 0 1 0 1

Croatia 0 0 1 1

Slovenia 0 0 1 1