1. Kobe Bryant Scoffs at Hometown Discounts as a 'Coup' Against Players

    Kobe Bryant isn't about to pat Dirk Nowitzki on the back. More pointedly, Bryant won't ever placate NBA owners by accepting a hometown discount or below-market contract...

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  2. Muhammad Shedding Labels, Showing off Potential

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  3. Wolves' Rubio (ankle) Unsure on His Return

    A significant knee injury had become a distant memory, a lucrative contract extension was signed and Ricky Rubio.....

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  4. Burke and Burks Tasked with Stopping Warriors' High-Powered Backcourt

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  5. For the Jazz to Take the Next Step, Consistency Is Key

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  6. Perimeter Matchups Keeping Enes Kanter's Minutes Down

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  7. Parsons Fitting In With New Team

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  8. Alec Burks Responding to Rebounding Challenge

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  9. Cowlishaw: Mavericks Picked a Good Season to Be Good Again

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  10. Devin Harris Ruled out Tonight as Dallas Mavericks Host the Lakers

    Dallas Mavericks ' guard Devin Harris has been ruled out of Friday's home game against the Los Angeles Lakers , coach Rick Carlisle said.....

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  11. Kobe Bryant on Durant vs. Howard: You'll Say Things You Don't Really Mean

    A big deal has been made of Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard not being looked at in the nicest way by NBA stars such as Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant .....

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  12. Westbrook Building a Thanksgiving Tradition in OKC

    Consistently, week-by-week, month-by-month and year-by-year, the Thunder is digging its roots deeper into the Oklahoma City soil. With that comes comfort and familiarity, but also one more crucial aspect – tradition...

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  13. Trail Blazers Confident in Development Amid Injuries

    Portland Trail Blazers Head Coach Terry Stotts surprised many by starting Allen Crabbe in place of Nicolas Batum (knee contusion) this past week.....

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  14. Kevin Durant Signs Endorsement Deal with Sonic

    If you like jumping to conclusions, Kevin Durant 's announcement Thursday will make you feel pretty good.....

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  15. Blazers' Bench Has Been Key to Early Season Success

    One of the biggest stories of the 2013-14 NBA season was the reemergence of the Portland Trail Blazers from the dregs of the NBA lottery back into the national spotlight.....

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  16. Wright Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Festival in Portland

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  17. Blazers emulate Bulls' defense-first mentality

    When the Portland Trail Blazers host Chicago at the Moda Center on Friday night, the Bulls may be without stars Derrick Rose and Pau Gasol .....

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  18. Clippers Still Searching for Accurate Gauge

    The season hadn't even reached double figures in games played, yet this early seven-game road trip for the Los Angeles Clippers felt very much like a soul-searching voyage.....

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  19. Doc Rivers Not Worried About J.J. Redick's Shooting Struggles

    Doc Rivers enlisted the help of Clippers broadcaster and former NBA power forward Michael Smith when a reporter inquired about J.J. Redick's shooting struggles.....

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  20. Maturing Solomon Hill Paying Dividends for Shorthanded Pacers

    From the moment Solomon Hill stepped foot off the plane, landing in Indianapolis as a prospective job candidate, he has acted as a professional.....

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  21. Paul George Lands New Job with Pacers

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  22. Pacers Expect to Be in Plenty of Nailbiters This Year

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  23. The 5 Most Improved Teams in the NBA

    The 2014-15 NBA season is less than a month old, but the standings in each conference look much different than many anticipated.....

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  24. Harris Showcasing His All-Around Growth

    Not long after posting one of the best all-around stat lines of his career – 24 points, five steals, five rebounds, four assists and three 3-pointers.....

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  25. Magic shootaround: Evan Fournier expects to play tonight

    Magic shooting guard Evan Fournier, who missed the club's last game with a sore heel, said he expects to play tonight against the Charlotte Hornets .....

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