1. What Have the Brooklyn Nets Found with Cory Jefferson?

    Cory Jefferson hunched over at his locker looking at his cell phone early Wednesday evening. His Brooklyn Nets were coming off a win, preparing to play the Boston Celtics in just a couple of hours, but his heart still felt heavy...

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  2. Carmelo Puts Manhattan Mansion Up for Sale

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  3. Noel's ROY Case Built Upon Historic Defensive Impact

    Instead of fans asking themselves what Nerlens Noel can do over the final 10 games of the year to prove that he's a legitimate contender for Rookie of the Year .....

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  4. East Playoff Race Could Come Down to Tiebreakers

    The race for the final three playoff spots in the Eastern Conference has heated up over the past few weeks, and it figures to be a sprint to the finish as six teams are separated by just 4...

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 16 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  5. MacMullan: Stevens' Poise, Patience Paying off

    The Celtics are entrenched in a spunky, tenacious playoff hunt, yet their coach behaves the same as he did when they were wobbling toward a 13-26 record.....

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  6. Clips HC Rivers: Knicks Can Turn Around 'Quickly'

    When Doc Rivers brought his Los Angeles Clippers into Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night and took a gaze at Derek Fisher, Rivers probably saw a little bit of himself in the rookie head coach...

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  7. Celtics Showing Recent Lack of Discipline

    You would have thought . . . don't think. You would have expected . . . don't expect. You would have assumed . . . you know what they say when you assume...

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  8. Power Ranking New York Knicks Players Heading into Final Month of Season

    The word "powerful" should not be applied to anyone playing for the 14-58 New York Knicks . "Tough" or "scrappy," maybe, but not even star forward Carmelo Anthony can be feeling robust right now...

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  9. Isola: Could Rift with LBJ Lead Love to New York?

    Kevin Love's future in Cleveland is more uncertain not only by the day but by the latest social media postings from LeBron James...

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  10. Koreen: Raptors Exposed as 1-Dimensional Team

    TORONTO — Rick Carlisle, by consensus, is one of the four or five best coaches in the NBA . He is everything you want in a modern coach: innovative, adaptive and savvy. He can draw up killer plays and hand out discipline...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 17 hours ago 58 reads 0 comments

  11. Woodson Sees Shadow of His Former Team

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  12. Isaiah Thomas: 'There's No Excuses... I've Got to Play Better'

    BOSTON — The improbable quest by the Boston Celtics to make the Eastern Conference playoffs was poised to get a major boost Wednesday night against the Miami Heat ...

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  13. Brook Lopez's 34 Points Lead Resurgent Nets

    The quality of play might not have mirrored that of the postseason, and the hundreds of empty seats certainly suggested otherwise, but there was a playoff feel in the closing moments...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 7 reads 0 comments

  14. Win Pulls Nets Closer to Playoff Position

    The Nets got a dose of good news during Wednesday's 91-88 win in Charlotte , which had the added benefit of giving them the season series over the Hornets , 2-1...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Covington scores 25 points, 76ers beat Nuggets

    DENVER (AP) — Rookie Robert Covington tied a career high with 25 points and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Denver Nuggets 99-85 on Wednesday night...

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  16. Sixers Top the Denver Nuggets, 99-85

    DENVER-In his 60 games as a 76er, Robert Covington has started 40 of them. Sometimes it appears he prefers being the starter, as was the case Tuesday night when he scored a team-high 21 points and made 5-of-6 three pointers in a loss at Sacramento ...

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  17. Covington Scores 25 Points, 76ers Beat Nuggets 99-85

    DENVER (AP) Rookie Robert Covington tied a career high with 25 points and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Denver Nuggets 99-85 on Wednesday night...

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  18. Celtics Can't Handle the Heat

    The report came in that Dwyane Wade , Hassaan Whiteside and Chris Anderson would not play because of various injuries...

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  19. Isaiah Thomas Struggles in Return, Boston Celtics Fall 93-86 to Miami Heat

    BOSTON -- For three quarters of a critical game against an Eastern Conference playoff competitor, the Boston Celtics got slapped in the face, tripped, fell, slammed their forehead ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 day ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. Knicks Approach a Franchise Record with a Pounding from the Clippers

    DeAndre Jordan raised his field-goal percentage, the N.B.A.'s best, above 71 percent by making all seven of his shots from the field and scoring 14 points, and the visiting Los Angeles Clippers routed the Knicks , 111-80, on Wednesday night...

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  21. Raptors Stay Awake for 3 Quarters, Fall Asleep in 4th

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  22. Despite Loss, Raptors Secure Playoff Spot

    The Chicago Bulls have had Toronto's number all season, even without some marquee players in a lineup that is loaded with talent...

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  23. Early Only Bright Spot for Knicks with Career-High Pts

    The best thing you can say about the Knicks ' performance on Wednesday night is that they generally took their beating like men...

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  24. Mike Woodson Returns to Garden as Clippers Blow out Knicks

    Mike Woodson admitted it was “a little strange” to be back at the Garden on Wednesday night to face a former team that has plummeted to the bottom of the NBA standings since Phil Jackson fired him at the conclusion of last season...

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  25. Brook Lopez Scores 34, Nets Hold off Hornets 91-88

    Brook Lopez had 34 points and 10 rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets handed the slumping Charlotte Hornets their fifth loss in their last six games, 91-88 on Wednesday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 7 reads 0 comments