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Heat rally from 27 down to beat Cavs, extend streak to 24 wins …

Heat rally from 27 down to beat Cavs, extend streak to 24 wins in a wild one

yahoo.com Updated Mar 20, 2013
Heading into Wednesday night's road contest against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Miami Heat looked primed to extend their winning streak to 24 games and push closer to the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers' all-time record of 33 in a row. The Cavs entered the …
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  • Kobe, Pau Expected to Return Friday

    Kobe, Pau Expected to Return Friday

    purpleandgoldblog.com Mar 20, 2013
    Good news, Lakers fans... According to ESPN LA's Dave McMenamin's Twitter handle, Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni "expects" to see both Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol back in action Friday when the team hosts the Washington Wizards. D'Antoni says h…
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  • Kobe, Pau Expected to Return Friday

    Kobe, Pau Expected to Return Friday

    purpleandgoldblog.com Mar 20, 2013
    Good news, Lakers fans... According to ESPN LA's Dave McMenamin's Twitter handle, Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni "expects" to see both Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol back in action Friday when the team hosts the Washington Wizards. D'Antoni says h…
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  • Lakers' D'Antoni hopeful Pau, Kobe back Friday

    Lakers' D'Antoni hopeful Pau, Kobe back Friday

    Pau Gasol ran up and down the court Wednesday in a game of 4-on-4 for the first time since suffering a plantar fascia tear in his right foot in early February, and if coach Mike D'Antoni has his way, Gasol could play Friday.
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  • George Hill clarifies his concerns, after remarking that it ‘su…

    George Hill clarifies his concerns, after remarking that it ‘sucks’ to play in front of Laker fans in Indiana

    yahoo.com Mar 20, 2013
    Something we neglected to point out, over an exhausting weekend, is the fact that George Hill is an Indianapolis native. This adds to the frustration that the Indiana Pacers guard expressed on Friday night, when pointed to what he termed a 70 percent Lo…
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  • Ian Thomsen: In season full of injuries, Parker's may prove mos…

    Ian Thomsen: In season full of injuries, Parker's may prove most crucial

    CNNSI.com Mar 20, 2013
    We've seen several injuries over the last week, with Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler and Kobe Bryant going down. Which injury situation, including the injuries to Tony Parker, Derrick Rose and the recovering Pau Gasol, will affect the postseason the mos…
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  • With Heat rolling, Goodrich, West recall Lakers' record run

    With Heat rolling, Goodrich, West recall Lakers' record run

    nba.com Mar 20, 2013
    Gail Goodrich knew Miami would beat Boston the other night.
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  • Video - Lakers Hopeful Pau, Kobe Back Friday 03:44

    Lakers Hopeful Pau, Kobe Back Friday

    Mar 20
    Tim Legler weighs in on how the Lakers integrate all of their players.
  • Video - Howard Fires First Cousin And Manager 05:13

    Howard Fires First Cousin And Manager

    Mar 20
    LZ Granderson, Tim Legler and Ryen Russillo discuss whether Dwight Howard's decision to fire his first cousin and manager is a good sign.

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  • Ian Thomsen: In season full of injuries, Parker's may prove most crucial

    Mar 20
    We've seen several injuries over the last week, with Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler and Kobe Bryant going down. Which injury situation, including the injuries to Tony Parker, Derrick Rose and the recovering Pau Gasol, will affect the postseason the mos…
  • LeBron James of Miami Heat says posterizing Boston Celtics' Jason Terry wa…

    Mar 20
    It's fair to say LeBron James has no regrets about putting one of the dunks of the year on Celtics guard and personal rival Jason Terry on Monday night.