1. Maybe Golden State Warriors Defense Will Finally Get the Credit It Deserves

    The Golden State Warriors sell tickets with offense, but they win games with defense. That's been the story all season long, but it was abundantly clear on Thursday, when the ...

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  2. Phoenix Suns vs. Indiana Pacers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Phoenix Suns (28-18) handed the Indiana Pacers (35-10) just their second home loss of the season with a 102-94 victory on Thursday night. Jeff Hornacek's club will now return home after sweeping a four-game Eastern Conference road swing...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 8,285 reads 51 comments

  3. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Oklahoma City Thunder (37-10) crushed the Miami Heat (32-13) 112-95 on Wednesday night behind 33 points from Kevin Durant . It was the 12th straight game in which Durant scored at least 30 points...

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  4. Soaring Stocks on the NBA Trade Market

    January has been a transformative month, not just for teams with playoff aspirations, but for players whose names have popped up in trade rumors throughout the season...

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  5. Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics: Live Score and Analysis

    The Brooklyn Nets (20-22) captured an 85-79 victory over the Boston Celtics (15-31) in Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce 's return to TD Garden on Sunday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 21,260 reads 25 comments

  6. Look out Western Conference, Here Come the Memphis Grizzlies

    Remember the Memphis Grizzlies , the Western Conference afterthought who appeared to be dead in the water after going 5-9 in December and falling four games below ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 11,240 reads 29 comments

  7. Rajon Rondo: 'I Wouldn't Mind Staying Here the Rest of My Career'

    Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge recently revealed that he offered star point guard Rajon Rondo a contract extension that would pay him "star money," and it appears as though Rondo is willing to take things a step further...

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  8. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score and Analysis

    The Los Angeles Clippers (30-15) defeated the Chicago Bulls (21-21) 112-95 on Friday night behind 26 points (11-of-18 shooting), 13 rebounds and seven assists from Blake Griffin ...

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  9. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Miami Heat (31-12) captured a second consecutive victory with a 109-102 win over the Los Angeles Lakers (16-27) on Thursday night...

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  10. Kendall Marshall Rockets Pass off Chris Bosh's Head

    Kendall Marshall has been passing with pinpoint accuracy since joining the Los Angeles Lakers, but his attempt to rifle a dime from well beyond the three-point line went awry on Thursday night against the Miami Heat...

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  11. Does Kobe Bryant, If Healthy, Owe It to Fans to Play in All-Star Game?

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was selected to his 16th straight NBA All-Star Game on Thursday, and is slated to start alongside Stephen Curry in the Western Conference backcourt...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 19,662 reads 85 comments

  12. Boston Celtics vs. Washington Wizards: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The Boston Celtics (15-29) snapped a three-game losing streak with a 113-111 overtime win over the Washington Wizards (20-21) on Wednesday night...

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  13. How the NBA Western Conference Will Be Won

    Unlike the woeful Eastern Conference, the NBA 's Western Conference is thriving due to the prosperity of clubs like the Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs, Portland Trail Blazers and many more...

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  14. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Houston Rockets: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Houston Rockets (28-15) defeated the Portland Trail Blazers (31-10) 126-113 on Monday night behind double-doubles from Chandler Parsons and Dwight Howard ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 7,320 reads 38 comments

  15. Miami Heat vs. Atlanta Hawks: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The Miami Heat (29-12) fell to the Atlanta Hawks (21-19) 121-114 on Monday night in a game in which seven Hawks players finished in double figures...

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  16. LeBron James on All-Star Uniform: I'm Not a Big Fan of the Sleeved Jerseys

    The NBA recently unveiled the sleeved jerseys that players will wear in this year's All-Star Game, and Miami Heat forward LeBron James has already voiced his displeasure ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 17,162 reads 86 comments

  17. Milwaukee Bucks vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The Houston Rockets (27-15) got back on the winning track with a 114-104 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks (7-32) on Sunday night...

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  18. Victor Oladipo Dunks All over Gerald Henderson

    In the second quarter of Friday night's contest against the Charlotte Bobcats , Orlando Magic rookie Victor Oladipo proved why he's considered one of the best athletes in the NBA ...

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  19. Golden State Warriors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Live Score and Analysis

    The Oklahoma City Thunder (30-10) defeated the Golden State Warriors (25-16) 127-121 on Friday night behind a career-high 54 points from Kevin Durant ...

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  20. Glen Davis, of All People, Makes 3-Pointer to Send Bulls-Magic into Triple OT

    Trailing the Chicago Bulls by three in double-overtime, Orlando Magic forward Glen Davis improbably stepped up and drilled a game-tying three-pointer in the face of Joakim Noah to send the game to a third overtime...

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  21. Jason Smith Sends Chandler Parsons' Dunk Attempt the Other Direction

    After picking off a lazy cross-court pass from New Orleans Pelicans point guard Brian Roberts, Houston Rockets swingman Chandler Parsons took off down the court and appeared ready to capitalize on a 2-on-1 fast break...

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  22. Nene Dunks on LeBron James

    It's not often that LeBron James is on the receiving end of a posterizing dunk, but that happened to be the case on Wednesday night, when Washington Wizards big man Nene flushed one right over the league's reigning MVP off of a dish from John Wall ..

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  23. Thaddeus Young Makes Game-Winning 3-Pointer Against Charlotte Bobcats

    After Kemba Walker tied things up at 92 with 15.4 seconds to go in the fourth quarter, Philadelphia 76ers forward Thaddeus Young stepped up and nailed a go-ahead three-pointer with 3...

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  24. Denver Nuggets vs. Golden State Warriors: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The Denver Nuggets (20-18) defeated the Golden State Warriors (25-15) 123-116 behind 13 points and a career-high 24 rebounds from J.J. Hickson. It was the Warriors' first loss to the Nuggets at home since November 2012...

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  25. J.R. Smith Mysteriously Benched by NY Knicks Once Again

    In a curious turn of events, New York Knicks head coach Mike Woodson decided to bench J.R. Smith against the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday night after the reigning Sixth Man ...

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