TORNADO WATCH : A Tornado Watch issued for Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Cheyenne Counties in Northeast Colorado until 8 p.m.


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NBA Playoff Schedule

Conference Finals have arrived. See the official schedule of games, scores and seedings.


HOUSTON - FEBRUARY 14:  Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets shoots the ball over Shane Battier #31 of the Houston Rockets on February 14, 2011 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.  Copyright 2011 NBAE (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lee, Battier Lead Rockets To Win Over Nuggets

The Houston Rockets misfired early, and seemed on the verge of getting routed by Carmelo Anthony and the Denver Nuggets.


DENVER - FEBRUARY 7: Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets looks to pass against Shane Battier #31 of the Houston Rockets on February 7, 2011 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado.  Copyright 2011 NBAE (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo’s Career High Not Enough

Kevin Martin scored 37 points and the Houston Rockets took advantage of Nene’s absence and Chauncey Billups’ early exit to beat the Denver Nuggets 108-103 Monday night despite Carmelo Anthony’s 50-point effort that tied his career high.