Jason Thompson

Jason Thompson

Height/Weight: 6' 11"/250 lbs
Born: Camden, New Jersey
College: Rider
Draft: 2008 1st round (12th pick) by the

    Kuzma's buzzer-beater lifts Wizards over slumping Pistons in OT

    Kyle Kuzma hit a 3 with 0.6 seconds left in overtime and the Washington Wizards handed the Detroit Pistons their 10th straight loss, 119-116. Kuzma scored 26 points and Bradley Beal added 25 for the Wizards, who blew a 13-point lead in the fourth quarter. Jeremi Grant scored 28 points for the Pistons, who haven’t won since beating the Indiana Pacers 97-89 on Nov. 17.

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    Woolley's Running Buzzer Beater Gives UB Win

    A running hook shot from freshman guard Georgia Woolley at the buzzer scored, to break a 60–60 tie against Virginia Commonwealth University, giving Buffalo it’s fifth consecutive win. Buffalo had taken a 59–50 lead with 1:30 left in the 4th quarter, but then missed crucial free throws and struggled to get the ball inbounds on several plays, helping the Rams come back.

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    Toronto hosts New York in conference showdown

    New York Knicks (12-13, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (11-14, 12th in the Eastern Conference) Toronto; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Fred VanVleet and the Toronto Raptors host Julius Randle and the New York Knicks. The Raptors are 9-8 against Eastern Conference opponents.