1. Rising Stars 2012: Surprising Candidates Who Will Make a Run at MVP Award

    It's Team Shaq vs. Team Chuck in the inaugural Rising Stars Challenge in Orlando during All-Star weekend, and it will be very interesting to see which former big man is the better decision-maker when it comes to constructing a roster...

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  2. Bold Predictions for NBA's 2nd Half

    D.J. Augustin Gets Traded. A restricted free agent at the end of the season, the Charlotte Bobcats have expressed extreme hesitancy in committing to Augustin as the long-term answer at the position...

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  3. Jeremy Lin Exposed by Miami Heat: Minor Hiccup or Huge Red Flag?

    Jeremy Lin was exposed by the swarming defense of the Miami Heat in a 102-88 loss on Thursday night. The final stat line was not pretty for Lin...

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  4. Updated Odds to Win Slam Dunk Contest with Jeremy Evans in the Field

    The 2012 Slam Dunk Contest might not boast the most star-studded field the NBA has ever seen, but that doesn't mean that we won't be in for a good show...

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  5. Shaquille O'Neal Should Stop Dissing Dwight Howard's Trade Demands

    Shaquille O'Neal can't seem to keep Dwight Howard 's name out of his mouth. We've arrived at the point where it's no longer just banter or jokes, and it's become a weird obsession from O'Neal who can't seem to just let Howard's situation play out...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 1,117 reads 6 comments

  6. NBA Trade Rumor Round Up: Latest Rumors and Buzz from Around the Association

    A lot of trade rumors will begin to heat up with the beginning of March around the corner, and with the deadline to make deals about three weeks out, teams will be working fast and furious in order to strike an agreement...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 10,715 reads 11 comments

  7. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2012: 20 Iconic Slam Dunks NBA Fans Will Never Forget

    There have been so many iconic dunks during the contest held on the night before the All-Star game. It's unbelievable how many players have been able to put on something the fans ...

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  8. Lakers Trade Speculation: Does Metta World Peace Have Any Trade Value Left?

    To call Metta World Peace 's play for the Los Angeles Lakers this season underwhelming would be an understatement...

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  9. Jeremy Lin: Hottest Tweets, Expert Analysis and Predictions as Lin Meets LeBron

    As we anxiously await Thursday's showdown between the Miami Heat and the New York Knicks, there are a variety of different opinions being shared as to what might happen...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 1,212 reads 2 comments

  10. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz and Updates From The Association

    The NBA trade deadline is right around the corner, and there are many players who face uncertain futures as we move into All-Star weekend for the 2011-12 season...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 1,482 reads 0 comments

  11. Blake Griffin Video: Grading Griffin's Sick Dunk Against the Nuggets

    Blake Griffin has had some ridiculous dunks in his brief NBA career, but his emphatic slam against the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night was extraordinary...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 6,472 reads 20 comments

  12. Knicks vs. Heat: How Miami's Dynamic D Contains Attacking Point Guards

    All eyes will be on Jeremy Lin and LeBron James as the New York Knicks and Miami Heat square off on Thursday night before the All-Star break arrives...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 752 reads 1 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Update on Hot Names on the Block

    Dwight Howard , Pau Gasol and Rajon Rondo can't seem to have a single day go by without their name being brought up in a trade rumor during the 2011-12 regular season...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 75 reads 2 comments

  14. Lakers Trade Rumors: Why Ramon Sessions Is Not a Step in the Right Direction

    Ramon Sessions has been heavily linked to the Los Angeles Lakers as the team searches for a way to upgrade its starting point guard position. Los Angeles' interest in acquiring Sessions was first reported at the end of January...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 9,007 reads 69 comments

  15. Dwight Howard: 6 Destinations Where D12 Should Sign Long-Term Deal

    Dwight Howard has made it clear that his desire to be traded still exists and that there has been no deviation from his preferred list of teams...

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  16. Knicks vs. Heat: Ranking Thursday's Showdown Among Rivalry's Best Games Ever

    The New York Knicks and Miami Heat have had some epic head-to-head battles. The intrigue in this 2012 showdown is centered around Jeremy Lin and LeBron James ...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 3,372 reads 2 comments

  17. Why Jeremy Lin is the Best Thing to Happen to LeBron James

    Jeremy Lin and the "Linsanity" craze has temporarily pushed LeBron James out of the spotlight. Lin's narrative is incredibly unique—his story is something that will likely ...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 5,868 reads 25 comments

  18. NBA Trade Speculation: Pau Gasol for Carmelo Anthony Doesn't Help Either Team

    The trade rumors are swirling around Pau Gasol, and they're highly unlikely to stop before the March 15 deadline...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 13,072 reads 83 comments

  19. 15 Potential Game-Changing NBA Trades

    Blockbuster trades in the NBA can really shake up the landscape of the league, but they're incredibly difficult to facilitate between two or more teams...

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  20. Jeremy Lin and Carmelo Anthony Need Time to Find On-Court Chemistry

    There is a lot being said about the relationship between Jeremy Lin and Carmelo Anthony on the court, as it relates to the overall success of the New York Knicks ...

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  21. Lakers Rumors: Michael Beasley to L.A. Makes More Sense Than You'd Think

    Michael Beasley is a candidate to be wearing a new uniform prior to the March 15 trade deadline, and it's becoming extraordinarily clear that Beasley's future is not in Minnesota with the Timberwolves ...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 12,562 reads 73 comments

  22. NBA Power Rankings: Who Rose and Who Fell Going into All-Star Break?

    A brand-new batch of NBA power rankings is exactly what basketball fans need to ring in the 2012 All-Star break as we head toward the second half of the regular season...

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  23. 2012 NBA MVP Rankings: Has Kevin Durant Moved Past LeBron James?

    The NBA MVP rankings see a shakeup this week with two new entrants inside the top 10. One incredibly prolific club has two members listed, both Los Angeles teams are represented ...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about over 2 years ago 3,646 reads 16 comments

  24. L.A. Lakers: Kobe's Comments About Pau Gasol Will Force Mitch Kupchak's Hand

    Kobe Bryant has finally provided his clear-cut opinion about the trade rumors swirling around teammate Pau Gasol and the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  25. Jeremy Lin: Latest Comments, Expert Analysis and Reaction as Linsanity Rages on

    There have been a wide-ranging variety of opinions and commentary on Jeremy Lin since he turned around the 2011-12 season of the New York Knicks ...

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