1. 3 Reasons the Portland Trail Blazers Still Have Hope Without Wes Matthews

    First things first: There is no replacing Wesley Matthews. His fire and competitive spirit are both crucial to the Portland Trail Blazers , inspiring his teammates to play harder and the fans to cheer louder...

    Joshua J Vannuccini Written by Joshua J Vannuccini about 18 days ago 9,039 reads 25 comments

  2. Payne Takes Big Strides Despite Loss

    LOS ANGELES – Kevin Garnett didn't play Monday night against the Clippers in Los Angeles because of a sore knee and what Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders deemed a timely ...

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  3. Nuggets Developing Sense of Togetherness

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  4. Nuggets Win 3rd in a Row Under Interim HC Hunt

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  5. Payne Creates Personal Highlight Reel vs. Clips

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  6. Report: Garnett (rest) to Sit vs. Clippers

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  7. Stop the Madness: Thunder Aren't Trading KD

    “I think this burst from Westbrook makes it likelier – much more likely – that Durant ultimately gets traded next year...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 19 days ago 346 reads 0 comments

  8. Oklahoma City Thunder Can't Survive on Russell Westbrook's Brilliance Alone

    Russell Westbrook might be an extraterrestrial being, but the Oklahoma City Thunder can't rely solely on his brilliance if they want to bridge the gap between above average and elite...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 12,323 reads 67 comments

  9. Can Russell Westbrook Justify Taking More Than 30 Shots?

    The following comment has 1,312 upvotes and counting on NBA Reddit: OKC is now 2-7 when Westbrook scores more than 35.....

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  10. NBA PM: Garnett, Neal Helping Young Wolves

    Kevin Garnett and Gary Neal were mentioned in quite a few rumors in the weeks leading up to the NBA 's Feb. 19 trade deadline...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 days ago 99 reads 0 comments

  11. Knicks, Nuggets Wallowing in NBA Misery Four Years After Carmelo Trade

    Stinking it up on the East Coast has grown stale for the Knicks , so it's perfect timing that the 12-49 team is about to embark on a league-worst roadshow out West, a Manifest Destiny of showcasing their incompetence...

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  12. New Nuggets Coach Melvin Hunt Likes the Effort His Players Are Giving

    The arrows being fired at Nuggets players in the post-Brian Shaw coaching era have come from all directions, most publicly from some of their NBA peers such as Minnesota 's Kevin Garnett and Indiana 's David West ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 19 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  13. Kragthorpe: Defense Gives Utah Jazz an Identity

    Even though a last-second defensive breakdown in Boston ultimately kept them from enjoying an epic trip, the Jazz returned home from a four-game swing with more total victories than they posted last season...

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  14. How Arron Afflalo and Nicolas Batum Can Pick Up the Slack for the Trail Blazers

    The Portland Trail Blazers looked like a dark horse to come out of the west, but with Wesley Matthews tearing his Achilles ( March 5 ), those championship dreams may be crushed...

    Frank Cesare Written by Frank Cesare about 19 days ago 3,890 reads 13 comments

  15. Jazz Want More Aggression from Rookie Point Guard Exum

    Teammates of Utah Jazz point guard Dante Exum want more aggression from the rookie from Australia. That hasn't been easy for the 19-year-old, playing against grown men on a nightly basis...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  16. The Irresistible Drama of Russell Westbrook

    A little more than a month ago, when the Oklahoma City Thunder came to Madison Square Garden to play the abandoned cat circus called the New York Knicks , the Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook invited a few of his fashion-world pals to the game..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 19 days ago 2,176 reads 0 comments

  17. Kevin Durant's Injury Proving to Be Blessing in Disguise for Russell Westbrook

    The absence of Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant has worked to Russell Westbrook 's benefit. Westbrook has been playing some of the best basketball of his career while the reigning MVP is sidelined with foot troubles...

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  18. Kanter on Westbrook: 'What Else Can You Say?'

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  19. Adams Makes Effective Return for OKC

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  20. Exum Still Has Questions to Answer About Defense

    New York • Before Dante Exum heard his name called and walked across the stage at the Barclays Center on draft night, the Utah Jazz front office had questions...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 20 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  21. Jazz Cap East Road Trip on High Note

    Gordon Hayward scored 24 points and Derrick Favors added 22 more to help guide the Utah Jazz to an 95-88 win over the Nets Sunday evening in Brooklyn...

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  22. Wright Stays Ready for His Opportunity

    PORTLAND — Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright has a made a career out of staying ready. And in his second season for the Blazers, Wright has continued to lean on staying patient...

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  23. Sunday Shootaround: Rudy Gobert Is Revolutionizing the Utah Jazz

    BOSTON -- Rudy Gobert stands out even in the impossibly strange genetic environment of pro basketball. Listed at 7'2 with a 7'9 wingspan and a preposterous standing reach of 9'7, he ...

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  24. Is Melvin Hunt the Right Coach for Nuggets?

    Two years ago, Melvin Hunt tied for second in the "best assistant coach" category in the NBA 's annual survey of its general managers.....

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  25. Blazers Miss Matthews in Loss to Timberwolves

    If this is what life will look like without shooting guard Wesley Matthews, it is going to be a challenging spring for the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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