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Kobe, Nash take over as Lakers top Thunder

Kobe, Nash take over as Lakers top Thunder

ESPN.com Updated Jan 27, 2013
Kobe Bryant had 21 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds, Steve Nash added seven of his 17 points in the final 5 1/2 minutes, and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the NBA-leading Oklahoma City Thunder 105-96 Sunday.
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  • Mattingly makes pitch for free agent Rolen

    Mattingly makes pitch for free agent Rolen

    MLB.com Jan 27, 2013
    Dodgers manager Don Mattingly has spoken with free agent Scott Rolen about coming to Los Angeles, but the veteran third baseman has not yet revealed if he will play in 2013.
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  • Blake Griffin’s Monster Dunk Over Nicolas Batum

    Blake Griffin’s Monster Dunk Over Nicolas Batum

    dimemag.com Jan 27, 2013
    Blake Griffin flies over Nicolas Batum and throws down a monster dunk.The post Blake Griffin’s Monster Dunk Over Nicolas Batum appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball Videos, Sneakers.
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  • Batum's triple-double helps Blazers slip Clippers

    Batum's triple-double helps Blazers slip Clippers

    ESPN.com Jan 27, 2013
    Nicolas Batum had 20 points, 10 rebounds and a career-high 12 assists for his second triple-double in a week and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Los Angeles Clippers their fourth straight loss with a 101-100 victory on Saturday night.
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  • Jrue Holiday Destroys The Knicks; Kyrie Irving Breaks Toronto’s…

    Jrue Holiday Destroys The Knicks; Kyrie Irving Breaks Toronto’s Heart

    dimemag.com Jan 27, 2013
    The NBA All-Star Game is a showcase normally reserved for the great players who actually win games, and yet we haven’t heard one complaint about how Jrue Holiday is going to Houston next month. He’s been so good this season (remember, this cat is stil
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  • Jamal Crawford Makes Wesley Matthews A Victim Of His Crossover

    Jamal Crawford Makes Wesley Matthews A Victim Of His Crossover

    dimemag.com Jan 27, 2013
    Jamal Crawford hits Wesley Matthews with a beautiful crossover and speeds passed him for the bucket.The post Jamal Crawford Makes Wesley Matthews A Victim Of His Crossover appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA R…
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  • Video - Kobe Bryant Making Adjustments 01:13

    Kobe Bryant Making Adjustments

    Jan 27
    Kobe Bryant one rebound shy of triple-double in Lakers' 105-96 win over Thunder.
  • Video - Kobe Finds Nash 00:15

    Kobe Finds Nash

    Jan 27
    Steve Nash hits one-legged jumper.
  • Video - Kobe Facilitating 00:12

    Kobe Facilitating

    Jan 27
    Kobe Bryant drives to the hoop and passes out to Earl Clark who finishes with the two-handed dunk.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Are you ready? Super Bowl XLVII week is off and running

    Jan 27
    NEW ORLEANS -- Ready to get beaten over the head with the Harbaughs, Ray Lewis past and present and a whole lot of players saying a whole lot of nothing? Well, it's Super Bowl week, and the bad news for you is that the one thing I noticed in my few hour…
  • Adande: Kobe Bryant brings a new approach to floundering franchise

    Jan 27
    With Kobe Bryant channeling his inner Magic Johnson, have the Lakers found the right formula? Or is this fancy passing just a passing fancy? J.A. Adande explores.