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Kevin Garnett’s Intensity Was In Midseason Form Last Night

Kevin Garnett’s Intensity Was In Midseason Form Last Night

dimemag.com Updated Oct 31, 2012
If you thought old age might calm down Kevin Garnett, you were wrong. He’s getting worse, and his famed intensity often has him acting stupid. Take last night for instance. Ray Allen and the Celtics were exchanging barbs all summer after Jesus left New
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  • Bill Simmons Has a New TV Gig, and Some N.B.A. Predictions

    Bill Simmons Has a New TV Gig, and Some N.B.A. Predictions

    nytimes.com Oct 31, 2012
    Bill Simmons, who will appear on ESPN's "NBA Countdown" this season, has good things to say about the Heat, the Hawks, the Lakers and, of course, the Celtics.
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  • Was Rajon Rondo’s Clothesline Of Dwyane Wade A Dirty Foul?

    Was Rajon Rondo’s Clothesline Of Dwyane Wade A Dirty Foul?

    dimemag.com Oct 31, 2012
    Rajon Rondo can thank Dwyane Wade‘s kids. They stopped what could’ve resulted in an ugly confrontation. In the closing seconds of Miami’s big win over Boston last night, Rondo — frustrated over the loss, and a technical he received earlier after f
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  • Nash a bystander in Lakers' stunning loss

    Nash a bystander in Lakers' stunning loss

    CNNSI.com Oct 31, 2012
    LOS ANGELES -- In the 20 years after Magic Johnson retired, the Lakers either could not find an elite point guard, or did not believe they needed one. They went through Nick Van Exel and Brian Shaw, Derek Fisher and Smush Parker, Jordan Farmar and Ramon…
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  • Cavs owner Dan Gilbert regrets guaranteeing a title

    Cavs owner Dan Gilbert regrets guaranteeing a title

    yahoo.com CNNSI.com Oct 31, 2012
    Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert, no matter how much good he does for the franchise during his time at the helm, will always be associated with the poorly considered, Comic Sans letter he penned to his team's fans on the night that LeBron James spu…
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  • LeBron James' Samsung commercial features family, friends

    LeBron James' Samsung commercial features family, friends

    miamiherald.com Oct 31, 2012
    At the end of the commercial, James pulls in the arena and the camera pans to the image below.    
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  • ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Heat 120, Celtics 107

    ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Heat 120, Celtics 107

    miamiherald.com Oct 31, 2012
    THREE BLINGS: Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and LeBron James show off their rings before the game. THE BEST OF LAST NIGHT (RING EDITION): What was that mysterious and magical power that allowed the glowing bracelets on every fan's wrist to blink in rhythm to …
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  • Ray Allen Gets His Revenge; A Star Is Born In Cleveland

    Ray Allen Gets His Revenge; A Star Is Born In Cleveland

    dimemag.com Oct 31, 2012
    It’s a new season in the NBA, the Heat and LeBron James have new championship rings, and yet nothing has changed. You still got the haves and the have-nots, which was easily apparent switching back and forth between the freshman ball (Wizards/Cavs) and
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  • Ian Thomsen: LeBron, Heat pick up where they left off with win …

    Ian Thomsen: LeBron, Heat pick up where they left off with win over Celtics in opener

    CNNSI.com Oct 31, 2012
    Miami looked ready to defend its championship during a 120-107 opening night win against the visiting Celtics on Tuesday.
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  • Video - Should Heat Go After Bulls' Single-Season Wins Record? 05:41

    Should Heat Go After Bulls' Single-Season Wins Record?

    Oct 31
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate if the Heat should try to break Chicago's single-season record of 72-10.
  • Video - OK With Garnett's Snub Of Ray Allen? 06:49

    OK With Garnett's Snub Of Ray Allen?

    Oct 31
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discus Kevin Garnett' snub of Ray Allen before the Celtics-Heat game.

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  • Jrue Holiday, Philadelphia 76ers agree to contract extension

    Nov 1
    The Philadelphia 76ers have reached terms on a contract extension with guard Jrue Holiday.
  • Andre Iguodala's return to Philadelphia rough on the Denver Nuggets' newco…

    Oct 31
    Andre Iguodala has a bumpy ride in his return to Philadelphia as a Nugget.
  • Sources: DeRozan, Raptors agree to $40M deal

    Oct 31
    The Toronto Raptors reached an agreement on a contract extension with forward DeMar DeRozan ahead of Wednesday's midnight deadline, sources told ESPN.com.
  • Curry gets four-year extension from Warriors

    Oct 31
    The Golden State Warriors and star guard Stephen Curry have reached terms on a contract extension, the team announced Wednesday.