1. Spurs Decline Third-Year Option on James Anderson

    Although the final public analysis of any NBA roster move is usually distilled to a few lines of explanation, every single decision that an NBA front office makes is a complicated one...

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  2. Spurs' Manu Ginobili Several Weeks Away from Return

    The San Antonio Spurs took a big hit on Jan. 2 when Manu Ginobili broke his left hand. The San Antonio Express-News reports that Ginobili has had his post-surgery splint removed and he's allowed to do some basketball activities with his other hand...

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  3. This Season's Starting to Feel Like Last Year

    Back on Jan. 5, after the Mavericks were blown out by 22 points in San Antonio and fell to 2-2 for the month, Dirk Nowitzki sized up the team and January's 18-game schedule thusly...

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  4. 'Tear Up Any Rotation Sheet'

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  5. 'I'll Play for at Least Two More Years'

    The 33-year old Nowitkzi can see himself playing in the NBA for a couple of more seasons, at least, before transitioning into what he envisions as a teaching role in the game of basketball...

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  6. Jameer Nelson Doesn't Make Trip Back Home

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  7. Magic GM Otis Smith Indicates he's not Inclined to Make Major Roster Changes

    Orlando Magic General Manager Otis Smith indicated Monday that he has no plans to make a major move to alter his team's roster in the near future.....

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  8. Dwight Howard Open to Being a Bull

    Earlier this month Dwight Howard wouldn't say whether he would be interested in playing for the Chicago Bulls . He's open to the idea now.....

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  9. Dwight Howard Lost Pass to Rip Teammates

    Humiliation hung over these Orlando Magic like an anvil, and somehow Dwight Howard still didn’t understand these are the moments everyone judges him...

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  10. Dwight Howard Rips Teammates

    Dwight Howard ’s future with the Orlando Magic remains uncertain, but he’s unhappy with his teammates in the present...

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  11. Scott 'Disappointed' with Erden's Effort

    Semih Erden was supposed to get 10 games to prove himself with the Cavaliers , but coach Byron Scott ran out of patience after seven. Erden is out of the rotation again, replaced at least momentarily by Ryan Hollins and Samardo Samuels...

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  12. Daniel Gibson Remains Hospitalized

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  13. Cleveland Cavaliers Reportedly Interested in Hornets Center Chris Kaman

    Although Cavs general manager Chris Grant declined to comment, NBA sources indicate the Cavs are interested in New Orleans center Chris Kaman, who is on the trading block.....

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  14. Recruiting Georgia Will be Challenge for Tigers

    Mike Bedosky knows Missouri football. The Jefferson City native started 42 consecutive games on the Tigers’ offensive line from 1990-93.....

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  15. Edmond Santa Fe's Michael Onuoha is '50-50' on OU, Missouri

    When defensive end Michael Onuoha walked into Missouri's facilities last weekend for his official visit, he got some stares.....

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  16. Green-Beckham Gets Royal Treatment at Mizzou

    His long walk around the court served its purpose. The Missouri basketball fans gathered to watch the Tigers play Texas Tech forgot about the tipoff of Saturday's game...

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  17. NHL Helping Debt-Ridden Devils

    The NHL is giving the Devils advances on some of their future income to help the team through its ownership battle, deputy commissioner Bill Daly said on the eve of today’s All-Star Game...

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  18. Hey Look, Steve Bernier is Back in the NHL

    The New Jersey Devils have upgraded Steve Bernier’s AHL contract to a two-way deal, meaning the 26-year-old winger will be eligible to join the club.....

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  19. Devils Keeping Parise, for Now

    Sources say inquiring general managers are getting the word Devils GM Lou Lamoriello is not dealing unrestricted free agent-to-be Zach Parise before the NHL ’s Feb. 27 trade deadline...

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  20. Anthony, Davis Miss Knicks Practice, Doubtful to Face Pistons

    In a double dose of bad news, Carmelo Anthony and Baron Davis sat out Knicks practice Monday and are listed as doubtful for Tuesday's game against visiting Detroit .....

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  21. NY Knicks Owner James Dolan Gives Coach Mike D'Antoni Silent Treatment

    What was once identified by Mike D’Antoni as a “little crisis” is evolving into a full-blown catastrophe.....

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  22. Why Barry Sanders Chose Not to Attend Same School as His Famous Dad

    The story goes that Barry Sanders was sold on playing football at Stanford when, during a recruiting visit, he walked the campus with star quarterback Andrew Luck.....

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  23. TCU Takes Four-Star from Stanford

    According to Rivals.com, four-star wide receiver Deante Gray (Houston/Westlake) has decommitted from the Cardinal and is on board with TCU. He made an official visit to campus this weekend and received a scholarship offer from the Horned Frogs...

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  24. What's the Smell? Vile Venom on Recruiting Message Boards

    Inside the cafeteria Thursday a group of about 200 teachers, students and family friends gathered to help celebrate Josh Garnett's decision to accept a college football scholarship...

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  25. Frank Howard and Danny Ford Never Had to Worry about Twitter

    Frank Howard never had to worry about Twitter. Neither did Danny Ford. But times have changed, and for college coaches, keeping a handle on social media has become nearly as important as X’s and O’s...

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