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Howard on Lakers: 'I like the direction we're headed'Upvote Share Tweet
Rasheed Wallace, Carmelo Anthony and NY Knicks may want to come up with a new signal for made 3-pointer instead of 'three to thenydailynews.com Dec 2, 2012Here was Carmelo Anthony draining four 3-pointers against an inferior Phoenix Suns team on Sunday at the Garden and then putting a couple of fingers next to his head every time he hit one, as if he were shooting himself. On his fourth one, he was quite …Upvote Share TweetThe Chicago Bulls say veteran guard Richard Hamilton has torn tissue in his left foot.Upvote Share TweetNew York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton suffered a contusion and a bone bruise in his left hand late in the Knicks' 106-99 win over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetAt one point in his first real practice in nine months, Ricky Rubio zipped a pass through defender Josh Howard's legs to an open teammate.Upvote Share Tweet
KG: Rivers' comments on 'soft' Celtics 'disturbing'CNNSI.com Dec 2, 2012KG: Rivers' comments on 'soft' Celtics 'disturbing'Upvote Share TweetCarmelo Anthony scored 34 points as the New York Knicks won their third straight game and remained unbeaten at home with a 106-99 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetRasheed Wallace picked up two technical fouls and was ejected for the first time since returning to the NBA in the first quarter of the Knicks' game Sunday against Phoenix.Upvote Share Tweet
The Suns Will Give You Your Money Back If You Don't Have "Fun" And The Bobcats Will Give You Tickets For Next Game If You Stay Tdeadspin.com Dec 2, 2012Neither the Bobcats nor the Suns are particularly woebegone NBA teams in strictly basketball terms-the Bobcats are enjoying perhaps their best start ever, sitting pretty at 7-8 having already equaled their win total from last season, while the Suns areUpvote Share Tweet
Miami Stays Undefeated At Home; Spurs Are Still Best In The Westdimemag.com Dec 2, 2012The last time Miami played Brooklyn at home, the Nets got beatdown by 30. For one half last night, it seemed like things were changing. LeBron James wasn’t playing well. The Nets were killing it offensively. Even Jerry Stackhouse was turning back the clUpvote Share Tweet
Clippers cruise to fourth straight defeat of KingsJamal Crawford scored 17 points off the bench, leading seven Clippers in double-digit scoring, and Los Angeles rested all of its starters in the fourth quarter of a 116-81 blowout of the Kings on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetRip Hamilton injured his left foot in the third quarter of the Chicago Bulls' win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night and is scheduled to have an MRI on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Mavs get 27 from Mayo to cruise past PistonsO.J. Mayo broke out of a shooting slump with 27 points and Dallas celebrated Derek Fisher's Mavericks debut with a 92-77 victory against the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Aging Big Three leads Spurs past Griz in OTTony Parker scored 30 points, Tim Duncan had 27 points and 15 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs shook off a "disappointing" $250,000 fine by the NBA to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 99-95 in overtime Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Spurs outlast Grizz in OTCNNSI.com Dec 2, 2012In the wake of a $250,000 fine handed to the Spurs for resting their star players in their last game vs. the Heat, the team responded by beating the red-hot Grizzlies 99-95 in OT.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Stay Perfect At HomeDec 2Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points to lead the Knicks over the Suns 106-99.
Dwight Howard, Lakers Fall To MagicDec 2Arron Afflalo drops 30 points in Magic's 113-103 win over Lakers.
Orlando Magic defeat Dwight Howard's LakersDec 2The Magic turned the tables on Dwight Howard and were able to get a victory at Staples center.