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Blue Jays hope to split set with Royals

The Toronto Blue Jays will attempt to salvage a split of this weekend's four-game series with the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.

Denver Nuggets defeat New Orleans 137-107

Kenneth Faried scored a game-high 34 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets in a 137-107 rout of the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday.

San Antonio Spurs defeat Denver 108-103

Tim Duncan tallied 29 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to help the San Antonio Spurs to a 108-103 win over the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday.
Nuggets slide past Wizards

Nuggets slide past Wizards

Kenneth Faried had 20 points, eight rebounds and three blocks in the Denver Nuggets' 105-102 victory over the Washington Wizards on Sunday.
LA Angels beat Royals

LA Angels beat Royals

Chris Iannetta hit a three-run home run to lift the LA Angels of Anaheim to a 7-3 win over the Kansas City Royals in spring training action on Friday.

NBA: Denver 118, Detroit 109

Aaron Brooks had 27 points and 17 assists and the Denver Nuggets topped the Detroit Pistons 118-109 on Wednesday for their fourth win in five games.

NBA: Chicago 117, Denver 89

CHICAGO, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- D.J. Augustin scored 22 points, including five 3-pointers, Friday and the Chicago Bulls blew past the visiting Denver Nuggets 117-89.

NBA: Houston 117, Dallas 115

DALLAS, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Donatas Motiejunas gave Houston a seven-point lead with 1:20 to play Wednesday and even though they did not score again the Rockets held off Dallas 117-115.

NBA: Houston 114, Milwaukee 104

HOUSTON, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Terrence Jones piled up a career-high 36 points and grabbed 11 rebounds Saturday, carrying the Houston Rockets past Milwaukee 114-104.

NBA: Atlanta 83, Houston 80

ATLANTA, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Four free throws by Kyle Korver in the final 16 seconds and a mistake by Houston's Jeremy Lin Friday gave Atlanta an 83-80 win over the Rockets.

NBA: Houston 102, New York 100

HOUSTON, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Aaron Brooks made two foul shots with 17 seconds to go Friday, pushing Houston to a 102-100 win over New York.

NBA: Oklahoma City 117, Houston 86

OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Kevin Durant dominated at both ends of the court with 33 points and 13 rebounds Sunday, propelling the Oklahoma City Thunder over Houston 117-86.

NBA: Houston 114, Brooklyn 95

HOUSTON, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Chandler Parsons hit six 3-pointers Friday and Houston built a big early lead in routing Brooklyn 114-95.

NBA: Houston 113, Atlanta 84

HOUSTON, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Francisco Garcia and Aaron Brooks teamed to make half of Houston's 14 3-pointers Wednesday, sending the Rockets storming past Atlanta 113-84.

NBA: Houston 112, Minnesota 101

HOUSTON, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Aaron Brooks pumped in 26 points Saturday, including six 3-pointers, to ignite the Houston Rockets over Minnesota 112-101.
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NOP2000111906 - 19 NOVEMBER 2000 - NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA, USA Saints quarterback Aaron Brooks, No. 2, gets ready to launch the ball against the Oakland Raiders November 19 in the Louisiana Superdome. Brooks came onto the field after the Saints' starting quarterback, Jeff Blake, broke his foot in the first quarter. Brooks completed 14 of 22 passes for 187 yards and two touchdowns. The Raiders won, 31-22. rw/aj/A.J. Sisco UPI
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Aaron Lafette Brooks (born March 24, 1976) is a retired American football quarterback of the NFL. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the fourth round of the 1999 NFL Draft. He played college football at Virginia.

Brooks played for the New Orleans Saints and Oakland Raiders. Brooks retired in 2007 as the Saints' franchise leader in season and career touchdown passes, though both records have since been broken by Drew Brees.

Aaron, and his second cousin Michael Vick, who lived in a public housing project in the East End area of Newport News, and was 4 years younger, rarely spent time together. Mentored by Coach Tommy Reamon, Brooks played high school football and graduated from Homer L. Ferguson High School in Newport News. He was awarded a scholarship to attend the University of Virginia (UVA), from which he graduated in 1999.

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