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Ira Winderman: Trade flexibility days away for Heat

In the NBA, getting busy in the offseason means sitting tight until Dec. 15. Such are the rules of free agency, with players signed in the offseason not eligible to be dealt until Dec. 15 at the earliest (or three months after their signing, whichever is later).

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LeBron James scored 17 of his season-high 44 points in the fourth quarter and reached another career milestone as the Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 116-105 over the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night.

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NBA Capsules

LeBron James scored 17 of his season-high 44 points in the fourth quarter and reached another career milestone as the Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 116-105 over the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night.

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Russell's return for Lakers could come vs. Knicks

LOS ANGELES-Before D'Angelo Russell could play in a game, Los Angeles Lakers Coach Luke Walton wanted to see him go through a drill with contact. If not in a practice, then simply a three-on-three or two-on-two drill where he'd have to fight through screens and cut.

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Grizzlies cruise past Warriors, 110-89

Steph Curry curled off a down screen, rose for an open wing 3 and had a chance to give the Warriors a glimmer of hope entering the fourth. They trailed by 20. Curry could slice it to 17. A stop and a score would then get it to a manageable 15 for the final 12 minutes.

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Oakdale RB Semone tops 300-yard mark again

Oakdale H.S. Running back Will Semone topped the 300-yard mark for the third time in the postseason, helping Oakdale to a 27-10 victory over Sutter on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, at The Corral in Oakdale, Calif. (jcortez@modbee.com)
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Oakdale RB Semone tops 300-yard mark again 1:04

Oakdale RB Semone tops 300-yard mark again

Krick's pick-six boosts Oakdale in NorCal title game 1:00

Krick's pick-six boosts Oakdale in NorCal title game

MJC women hold on to defeat Ohlone 1:09

MJC women hold on to defeat Ohlone

Oakdale High marching band sets mood for NorCal bowl 0:59

Oakdale High marching band sets mood for NorCal bowl