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BOSTON -- TJ Williams had 26 points and a career-high 10 assists for his second career double-double, Bolden Brace added 10 points with 10 rebounds, and Northeastern beat Maine 80-72 on Sunday in the Steve Wright Classic. Cheap Discount Adidas Shoes .Northeastern held a 37-36 lead at halftime and the Huskies opened the second half on a 13-2 run -- capped by back-to-back 3-pointers by Shawn Occeus and Devon Begley -- for a 50-38 lead.Danny Evans tied it at 59 after making a 3-pointer with 5:52 left but Northeastern scored the next eight points. The Huskies lead was trimmed to six points with 34 seconds left but Brace made it a three-possession game at the line.Begley made three 3-pointers and scored 12 points for Northeastern (3-2), which hit 11 of 25 from 3-point range. Occeus also connected on three 3-pointers for nine points.Wes Myers led Maine (1-3) with 19 points and Vincent Eze added 13 points. Evans hit three 3-pointers and scored 11 points. Adidas Shoes Discount Sale . It was just business as usual for the Thunder at home. Durant scored 32 points and the Thunder beat the Bulls 107-95 on Thursday night for their eighth straight win. Cheap Adidas Shoes Online . Westbrook has missed 27 games since having a procedure on Dec. 27 to deal with swelling in his injured right knee — the third operation on the knee in nine months. . Reigning world champion Eve Muirhead of Scotland opened with a 12-2 rout of Winnipegs Jennifer Jones in a battle of teams bound for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. OMAHA, Neb. -- If theres one thing missing from the 2016 U.S. Olympic trials, it is perhaps one final head-to-head battle between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte, arguably the two greatest American male swimmers of all time. And based on the preliminaries of the 200-meter individual medley Thursday morning, the hope for that showdown is still alive.Lochte, swimming with a groin he injured during the breaststroke leg of the 400 IM on Sunday, turned in the fastest prelim time of the morning, at 1 minute, 58.05 seconds. He said he tried to alter his breaststroke kick to minimize the discomfort but felt the pain on the first kick of the breaststroke leg.I was like, damn it, he said. But its a good morning swim.After the race, Lochte hobbled through the mixed zone but told reporters he felt fine. When one suggested he was lying, Lochte replied, I know.Phelps, one day after qualifying for his fifth consecutive Olympics, celebrated his 31st birthday by winning the final heat of the event in a time of 1:58.95. Only Lochte, who swam in the previous heat, had a faster time. I probably didnt warm down enough last night. I didnt really sleep last night, Phelps said. But I said I wanted to go 1:58 so thats good.Phelps said he woke up at 5 a.m. Wednesday unable to sleep and starting firing texts to his coach, Bob Bowman. He pretty much said shut up and get ready for this morning, Phelps said. So I went to sleep for a few hours and came over. Cheap Wholesale Adidas Shoes. When asked what he was doing to celebrate his birthday, Phelps laughed. Im not, he said.Both swimmers will compete in the semifinals of the event Thursday night, in separate heats. The finals are scheduled for Friday night.The list of the top 10 performances ever in the 200 IM is filled with only two names: Lochte and Phelps. They each have five spots on the list, with Lochte the world-record holder. The two have not raced against each other in the 200 IM at a major international meet since the 2012 London Games. Phelps won that battle in a time of 1:54.27.Last summer, when Phelps was suspended from world championships for his September 2014 DUI arrest, Lochte won gold with a time of 1:55.88. Phelps responded at U.S. nationals in San Antonio by swimming the event in the fastest time in 2015, 1:54.75, the eighth-fastest time ever.Earlier this week Phelps scratched the 100- and 200-meter freestyle events to focus on the three events in which he had the fastest times in 2015: the 100- and 200-meter butterfly and the 200 IM.Lochte, 32, has already qualified for the U.S. team in the 200-meter freestyle relay. The 200 IM is his last chance to make the team in an individual event, as he scratched the 200-meter backstroke earlier Thursday morning.I did whats best for me, Lochte said. ' ' '