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Basketball

Lillard, McCollum lead Blazers over Timberwolves

PORTLAND, Ore. – One reason the Minnesota Timberwolves were optimistic headed into their four-game road trip was that they were humming ever since Robert Covington and Dario Saric joined the team. The Wolves had defeated Portland, their opponent Saturday, by 16 at Target Center with both in the lineup and were primed to avenge a season-low 30-point loss at the Moda Center.

Basketball player calls 911 after hard foul in pickup game

Police were called to an LA Fitness in Sterling, Va., after a man dialed 911 after a hard foul during a pickup basketball game.