1. Portland Trail Blazers Fire Head Coach Nate McMillan

    Sitting on an incredibly underachieving 20-23 record, the Portland Trail Blazers organization decided to make some changes in both the roster and the personnel...

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  2. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: L.A. Lakers Land PG Ramon Sessions from Cavaliers

    The Los Angeles Lakers have filled their gaping hole at the PG position less than an hour and a half before the trade deadline. According to ESPN's Brian Windhurst , the Lakers exercised their $8...

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  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Does Carmelo Anthony Want out of New York?

    For some N.Y. Knicks fans, this is a blessing in disguise. For others, this is the straw that broke the camel's back. Carmelo Anthony just might want out of New York...

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  4. NBA Rankings: The Top 25 Rookies Thus Far

    It's that time again, kids! NBA rookie rankings. Again, Kyrie Irving and Ricky Rubio are atop the pack, but we've got some surprises here for you...

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  5. Portland Trail Blazers: Locker Room Riddled with Turmoil and Chaos

    For some, losing weighs equally heavy on the mind as it does on the heart. That proved evident in the Portland Trail Blazers ' 122-110 home loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday, with tempers rising high in the locker room after the game...

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  6. New Jersey Nets: Deron Williams Drops Record 57 as Nets Survive Bobcats

    While the Charlotte Bobcats may have one of, if not the worst defense in the NBA , individual scoring efforts, no matter who the opponent, are milestones not to be overlooked...

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  7. Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers Say Peace to Miami Heat with 93-83 Victory

    "When he puts the ball on the floor, the help will come," said Coach Erik Spoelstra at the end of the first quarter...

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  8. 2012 NBA Trade Deadline: Hottest Trade Rumors Approaching the Deadline

    You know what time it is! It's approaching that time in the NBA season where all hell breaks loose as each team tries to make the final acquisitions to put their team over the hump: the NBA trade deadline...

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  9. 2013 NBA Slam Dunk Contest: $1 Million Prize Interests Blake Griffin

    Following yet another dull NBA Slam Dunk Contest, Commissioner David Stern contemplated removing the competition from future All-Star Weekends (ala NFL commish' Roger Goodell and the Pro Bowl)...

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  10. 2012 NBA Trade Deadline: Should the Portland Trail Blazers Re-Tool or Reboot?

    Standing at an imperfectly even 18-18, the Portland Trail Blazers find themselves on the outside looking in as the ninth seed in the Western Conference, a game and a half behind ...

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  11. NBA Power Rankings: 2nd Half Rookie Rankings

    OK guys, we're about halfway (and in some cases, three-quarters of the way) through the 2011-2012 NBA season...

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  12. LaMarcus Aldridge: The Portland Trail Blazers Star Needs Help

    After opening up the season 7-2 and atop the Western Conference, the Portland Trail Blazers have gone 7-9, including eight losses on the road and seven losses by four or less points...

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  13. How the N.Y. Knicks Can Learn from N.Y. Giants' Super Bowl 2012 Victory

    There's finally good news for us New Yorkers (and fans, we appreciate you, too). In the midst of the calamity at Madison Square Garden and the broken "Super Bowl or Bust" promises ...

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  14. Nets vs. Knicks: Jeremy Lin Leads Desperate New York to Win over New Jersey

    "Je-re-my! Je-re-my! Je-re-my!" The relentless chants of the jam-packed Madison Square Garden crowd resonated throughout the arena, as the disgruntled fans finally had a reason to cheer...

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  15. Kendall Marshall Sets Career High as North Carolina Survives Maryland

    It looked like an upset at first. Maryland was firing on all cylinders, ACC leading scorer Terrell Stoglin was penetrating the lane and the Tar Heels' big men seemed to be in a different world out there...

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  16. Portland Trail Blazers: Should Portland Make a Run at Deron Williams?

    Sloppy, underachieving and homesick. Three of many words that can define the Portland Trail Blazers ' lackluster 13-10 start to the 2011-2012 condensed NBA season...

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  17. Greg Oden: Portland Trail Blazers Center to Undergo Knee Surgery, Again

    For Portland Trail Blazer fans, this, along with the team's inability to win on the road, is going to make your heads explode...

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  18. NBA Trade Rumors: Why 'K-Mart' Deal Is Good for Clippers, Lob City

    After opting to sign a deal overseas in the face of the NBA lockout, veteran power forward Kenyon Martin has finally returned home and reportedly closed a deal with one of the hottest teams in the league...

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  19. NBA Rookie Power Rankings: Who's Hot and Who's Not in Week 4

    Hey guys. Thanks for tuning into yet another installment of my weekly rookie power rankings. This one's a little bit later on in the week, as I normally aim to get mine out on Mondays, ...

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  20. Kevin Love Extends Record, Minnesota Timberwoles Stun L.A. Clippers

    It looked like the Los Angeles Clippers had it all wrapped up. The only time they were down to the T'Wolves before the fourth quarter was when it was 2-0 with 11 minutes left in the first...

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  21. Portland Trail Blazers: LaMarcus Aldridge Sets Career-High in Sloppy Win vs. TOR

    According to Jason Quick of The Oregonian , the Portland Trail Blazers held a players-only meeting after their 92-89 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. The result? The players were being too nice to each other...

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  22. NBA Free Agency 2012: L.A. Lakers Should Gamble on J.R. Smith as Backup to Kobe

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' front office has put the team into a sticky situation to start the 2011-12 condensed NBA season off. With two key mishaps, the Lakers went from perennial contenders to nearly fighting for the bottom two playoff spots...

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  23. Denver Broncos: 5 Players to Put Around Tim Tebow for Next Season

    According to the Associated Press, Tim Tebow will be entering training camp as the starting QB for the Denver Broncos . Apparently, the fans haven't been the only ones to fall in love with Tebowmania...

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  24. NBA Rankings: Week 3's Rookie Ladder

    Hey all, thanks for checking into this week's NBA Rookie Rankings. As usual, Ricky Rubio and Kyrie Irving are ahead of the pack with MarShon Brooks not too far behind, but we have some unusual contenders this week vying for a position atop the ladder...

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  25. Chris Paul or Derrick Rose: Who's the Best PG in the NBA?

    In my latest article covering Kobe's record-setting eruption for 42 points, marking four straight games of 40 or more points by a 33-year-old (oldest player in NBA history to ...

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