1. What Has Happened to the Slam-Dunk Contest?

    I want to start this article off by saying that this years 2009 Slam Dunk Contest had way too much hype. Every basketball fan anticipated the contest to be a lot more eye-popping than what the four contestants had brought to the court last night...

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  2. Fantasy Tips: Second-Half Surprises

    With that kind of hair, who wouldn't want Kaman on their fantasy team! For most fantasy owners, this weekend is the perfect time to get away from checking daily fantasy line-ups, searching ...

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  3. Trade Rumors of the Day

    With the Slam-Dunk contest finally approaching during the next couple of hours, we take a look at the most recent trade rumors of the day...

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  4. A New O'Neal Traded to the Miami Heat

    According to ESPN, the Toronto Raptors and Miami Heat have agreed to trade power-forward Jermaine O’Neal, and high-flying Jamario Moon, to the Heat in exchange for Shawn Marion a.k.a The Matrix, and point-guard Marcus Banks...

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  5. Breaking News: T-Mac out for the Remainder of the Season?

    According to Click2Houston.com, Rockets shooting-star Tracy McGrady could miss the rest of the season due to missing cartilage in his left knee. McGrady might be required to get micro-fracture surgery to repair the damage...

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  6. Jermaine O'Neal Miami Heat's Best Option?

    As the February 19th trade deadline nears, the Heat still have yet to trade away small-forward Shawn Marion. With trade rumors circulating around the NBA for months about the possibilities of Marion’s departure, not one rumor has turned to a reality

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  7. Blazers Join the Amar'e Stoudemire Trade Sweepstakes

    With the trade deadline quickly approaching, many teams have expressed great interest in Phoenix Suns All-Star power-forward Amar’e Stoudemire...

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  8. LayupDrill's Midseason Fantasy MVP

    With the All-Star weekend approaching, LayupDrill has come up with the Midseason Fantasy MVP Award. The winner of the MVP award goes to…the one and only, LeBron James...

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  9. NBA's Best Battle: East vs. West

    In the mind of most NBA fans, the Western Conference has dominated the league consistently, season after season. Teams like the Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs, New Orleans Hornets, Dallas ...

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  10. New Jersey Nets Dominate Denver Nuggets by 44 Points, 114-70

    After blowing out the Washington Wizards last night 124-103, the Denver Nuggets suffered an embarrassing 44-point loss to the New Jersey Nets, 114-70...

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  11. Amongst the Elite: Brook Lopez

    New Jersey Nets center Brook Lopez is really making a name for himself during his rookie campaign. He has become one of the top rookies in the league and is putting up monster numbers as of late...

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  12. NBA Fantasy School in Session

    It is reported that Milwaukee Bucks’ starting point guard Luke Ridnour will miss at least four weeks after breaking his thumb during practice...

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  13. Perfect Time to Pick Up These Fantasy Players?

    Below is a list of basketball players that deserve to be noticed in all fantasy leagues. These players are still waiting on the waiver wire to be picked up and could improve your fantasy league immensely in the second half of the NBA season...

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  14. Breaking News: Elton Brand Done for the Season

    According to ESPN, Elton Brand will undergo shoulder surgery next Monday, putting his first 76ers season to an end...

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  15. Lakers Vs. Celtics Tonight on TNT

    The Los Angeles Lakers (39-9) will take on the Boston Celtics (41-9) tonight at 8 p.m. ET on TNT in a battle for the best record in the NBA...

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  16. Orlando Magic Trade Away Keith Bogans for Tyronn Lue

    Otis Smith announced a deal for the Orlando Magic involving Milwaukee Bucks point guard Tyronn Lue for Orlando Magic shooting guard Keith Bogans and cash considerations...

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  17. What Will the Magic Do Now?

    Assuming that Jameer Nelson decides to have surgery and end the season, LayupDrill brings to you an exclusive article on the point guard possibilities for the Orlando Magic...

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  18. Breaking News: Jameer Nelson Could Miss the Rest of Season

    According to ESPN, after an MRI exam on Tuesday, Jameer Nelson has revealed a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Nelson will decide very shortly on whether or not he will opt to get surgery or begin rehabilitation on his shoulder...

    Brandon Ribak Written by Brandon Ribak about over 5 years ago 114 reads 0 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Drops 61 Points on New York Knicks

    After losing a key piece to the Lakers starting line-up, Kobe Bryant scored 61 points against the New York Knicks Monday night in a 126-117 victory. He shot 19-31 from the field and made a perfect 20-of-20 from the free-throw line...

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  20. Andrew Bynum To Miss Eight to 12 Weeks

    After injuring his right knee in the first quarter of Saturday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Bynum was walked off the court in an agony of pain...

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  21. Breaking News: Chris Bosh Not Re-Signing with Toronto

    According to ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, Chris Bosh has reportedly told general manager Bryan Colangelo that he has no intentions of re-signing with the Toronto Raptors after his contract expires in 2010...

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  22. Super Bowl Sunday Picks

    With the Super Bowl game starting at 6:20, here are today’s picks of the day. Pittsburgh Steelers vs Arizona Cardinals Orlando Magic vs Toronto Raptors Boston Celtics vs Minnesota ...

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  23. Thank You Shaq

    Dear Shaq, I would like to begin this message by saying that you are having an absolutely Shaqtastic season thus far this year...

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  24. NBA Trade Talk: Who Mill make the First Move?

    With the February 14 trade deadline quickly approaching, many teams have had rumors of trade possibilities, but for some reason nobody has pulled the trigger on a blockbuster deal yet...

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  25. John Salmons Departing from Sacramento?

    According to the Sacramento Bee, underrated guard/forward John Salmons might be shipped to the Portland Trail Blazers for a draft pick and Raef LaFrentz’s expiring contract in return...

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