1. Greg Oden Makes 1st Career Start for Miami Heat in Place of LeBron James

    The feel-good story of the 2013-14 NBA season just got a little bit better. According to Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick , Miami Heat center Greg Oden will make his first ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 14,733 reads 31 comments

  2. Kent Bazemore Starting for LA Lakers After Just One Game with Team

    Well, that didn't take long. After just one game in his new purple and gold duds, Kent Bazemore has been inserted into the Los Angeles Lakers ' starting lineup for Sunday night's ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 35,116 reads 43 comments

  3. Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat: Live Score and Analysis

    The Miami Heat defeated the Chicago Bulls 93-79 on Sunday afternoon behind 28 points and 10 rebounds from Chris Bosh . Miami (40-14) has now won five games in a row while the Bulls (29-26) saw their five-game winning streak snapped with the loss...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 15,589 reads 33 comments

  4. New York Knicks vs. Atlanta Hawks: Live Score and Analysis

    The Atlanta Hawks snapped an eight-game losing streak on Saturday night with a 107-98 win over the New York Knicks...

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  5. Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Los Angeles Lakers snapped an eight-game home losing streak with a 101-92 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 37,756 reads 52 comments

  6. Portland Trail Blazers' Will Barton Throws Down Sick 360 Dunk vs. Jazz

    Portland Trail Blazers guard Will Barton is only averaging 4.8 minutes per game this season, so it makes sense that he would want to maximize that sparse playing time and show off some of his dunking capabilities...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 10,865 reads 10 comments

  7. Grading Russell Westbrook's Return to OKC Thunder from Knee Injury

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook returned to Scott Brooks' starting lineup on Thursday night after missing nearly two months due to arthroscopic knee surgery designed to reduce swelling in his surgically repaired right knee...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 7,334 reads 17 comments

  8. 2014 NBA Trade Deadline: How Each Team Can Solve Their Biggest Weakness

    The week of the NBA 's trade deadline is upon us, which means that teams across the Association are seeking to upgrade at key positions, clear cap space or acquire draft picks in an attempt to accomplish organizational goals...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 116,670 reads 265 comments

  9. Stephen Curry Names His Mount Rushmore of Shooters

    Discussion over the four faces that should be represented on the NBA 's hypothetical Mount Rushmore has dominated the Association this week, with everyone from LeBron James to Kevin Durant chiming in...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 69,553 reads 71 comments

  10. NBA D-League All-Star Game 2014: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Robert Covington set a D-League All-Star Game record by scoring 33 points to give the Prospects a 145-142 win over the Futures on Saturday afternoon. The Rio Grande Valley Vipers forward captured MVP honors...

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  11. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 107-103 on Thursday night behind 43 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists from Kevin Durant ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 8,718 reads 110 comments

  12. Washington Wizards vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score and Analysis

    The Houston Rockets (36-17) defeated the Washington Wizards (25-27) 113-112 on Wednesday night thanks to a game-winning layup from James Harden with 0.7 seconds remaining...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 5,666 reads 37 comments

  13. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Oklahoma City Thunder (42-12) defeated the Portland Trail Blazers (36-16) 98-95 on Tuesday night behind 36 points (15-of-28 shooting) and 10 rebounds from Kevin Durant ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 11,247 reads 90 comments

  14. The 1 Player Each NBA Team Is Most Desperate to Move at the 2014 Deadline

    NBA trade season is about to kick into high gear, meaning rumors involving all 30 teams are starting to surface at a rapid pace...

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  15. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Philadelphia 76ers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Los Angeles Lakers (18-32) defeated the Philadelphia 76ers (15-36) behind a season-high 19 points and five assists from Steve Nash on his 40th birthday. The Sixers have now lost five games in a row and seven straight at home...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 1,637 reads 7 comments

  16. Ranking the Best NBA Franchise Building Blocks

    Indulge me for a moment: Pretend we live in an alternate universe where the NBA slate has been wiped clean and you've been presented with the opportunity to start a franchise from scratch...

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  17. The Rise of Blake Griffin

    Ever since he first laced up his kicks in Norman, Oklahoma, Blake Griffin has been one of basketball's most captivating talents...

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  18. LA Lakers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves: Postgame Grades and Analysis for Lakers

    The Minnesota Timberwolves (24-24) defeated the Los Angeles Lakers (16-32) 109-99 on Tuesday night behind 31 points and 17 rebounds from Kevin Love. The Lakers have lost seven games in a row dating back to Jan...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 11,626 reads 31 comments

  19. Brandon Knight Pulls Up for Game-Winning 3-Pointer to Beat NY Knicks

    The New York Knicks seem to have a thing for late-game futility this season. That was none more evident than on Monday night, when Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Knight ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 20,019 reads 95 comments

  20. Detroit Pistons vs. Miami Heat: Live Score and Analysis

    The Miami Heat (34-13) defeated the Detroit Pistons (19-28) 102-96 on Monday night to improve to a season-best 21 games over .500 thanks to 30 points from Dwyane Wade ...

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  21. Players Who Are Clearly the Future of the NBA

    The NBA is stocked with young talent, and it comes in a vast array of shapes and sizes. Just take a look at this year's All-Star rosters , which boast studs like Damian Lillard ...

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  22. Miami Heat vs. New York Knicks: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Miami Heat (33-13) snapped the New York Knicks' (19-28) four-game winning streak on Saturday night behind 30 points from LeBron James and 22 from Dwyane Wade in a 106-91 victory...

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  23. NBA's Dunk of the Night: Friday, January 31

    Late in the second quarter of the Toronto Raptors' 100-90 win over the Denver Nuggets on Friday night, Terrence Ross flew down the court in transition and put Kenneth Faried on a poster after fearlessly attacking the big man at the rim...

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  24. Stephen Curry Scores 30 Second-Half Points, Finishes with 44 in Win over Jazz

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry scored a season-high 44 points, including 30 in the second half, in a 95-90 win over the Utah Jazz on Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 10,036 reads 56 comments

  25. Charlotte Bobcats vs. LA Lakers: Postgame Grades and Analysis for Lakers

    Even without Kemba Walker, the Charlotte Bobcats (21-27) had no problem taking care of the Los Angeles Lakers (16-31) in a 110-100 rout on Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 2,810 reads 14 comments