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    Sizzling Avs win 8th straight by holding off Sharks 5-3

    DENVER | The Colorado Avalanche looked unstoppable early and shaky down the stretch in nearly blowing a big lead. Bottom line: The streak goes on. Nathan MacKinnon scored twice during a 58-second span in the first period, Matt Nieto added…

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    Clippers hang on to beat Nuggets 109-104 for 6th win in row

    "They were huge," Griffin said of the reserves. "We rely on them heavily. This team trusts each other. That's what happens when everybody gets a touch, gets a shot."

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    Jokic’s big night helps Nuggets hold off Mavericks 105-102

    DENVER | Michael Malone wasn't all that thrilled about the lack of composure in the final quarter. Or all the turnovers. Or the shot selection. Or even the defense. Still, he won't quibble with the outcome.

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    MacKinnon helps Avs beat visiting Ducks 3-1 for 7th straight win

    DENVER | The save by Jonathan Bernier that sticks out the most was the one where he simply stuck out his stick. Out of sheer desperation, no less. To thwart what looked to be a sure goal, too. It's just…

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    Lyle scores career-high 26 as Nuggets beat Jazz 99-91

    "Trey, he's got an opportunity to play right now and he's taking advantage of it," Utah coach Quin Snyder said. "We felt he's a really good player. There's part of you, I'm happy to see him playing well. I wish we would have done better against him tonight. But he worked hard for us and I think we put a lot of time in trying to help him get better."