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Goran Dragic had 21 points and eight assists, Wayne Ellington scored 18 off the bench and the Miami Heat overcame another triple-double from James Harden to beat the Houston Rockets 109-103 on Tuesday night.

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NBA Capsules

Goran Dragic had 21 points and eight assists, Wayne Ellington scored 18 off the bench and the Miami Heat overcame another triple-double from James Harden to beat the Houston Rockets 109-103 on Tuesday night.

Sports

Warriors break ground on San Francisco arena with fanfare

Hard hats on, Steve Kerr and Kevin Durant lifted their golden shovels filled with dirt in a ceremonial moment for the Warriors franchise as it broke ground on snazzy new San Francisco digs at long last. And keeping KD in a Golden State uniform to see it through is a key part of the grand plan.

Sports

NBA Capsules

Goran Dragic had 21 points and eight assists, Wayne Ellington scored 18 off the bench and the Miami Heat overcame another triple-double from James Harden to beat the Houston Rockets 109-103 on Tuesday night.

Basketball

Clippers' Paul is out six to eight weeks

LOS ANGELES-Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul will miss six to eight weeks because he needs surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb, the team announced Tuesday after an MRI exam revealed the seriousness of his injury.

Basketball

Durant reflects on Harden and Westbrook, the younger years

Kevin Durant spent the weeks following the 2009 season scouting draft prospects. This was a monster moment for his young Thunder. The two Junes prior, Sam Presti nailed his top picks, selecting Durant second in 2007 and Russell Westbrook fourth in 2008. Hit on one more - right before the flood of lottery chances would stop - and this thing could really take off.

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Curtis defeats Olympia in girls basketball

The Curtis Vikings host the Olympia Bears in 4A SPSL girls basketball at Curtis High School in University Place.
Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com
Curtis defeats Olympia in girls basketball 3:16

Curtis defeats Olympia in girls basketball

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Legislative leadership offers early session outlines

Lorenzo Romar previews Huskies game vs. Colorado 2:20

Lorenzo Romar previews Huskies game vs. Colorado

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The Obama Effect: Former Tacoma mayor 'felt the weight of the President on my shoulders'