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DeAndre Jordan Supermans An Alley-Oop

DeAndre Jordan Supermans An Alley-Oop

dimemag.com Updated Dec 30, 2012
Chris Paul breaks up a pass while hustling on the fast break and lobs a pass to DeAndre Jordan who flies through the air for an incredible alley-oop dunk in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Utah Jazz.
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  • Clippers are 3rd team ever to finish a month unbeaten

    Clippers are 3rd team ever to finish a month unbeaten

    CNNSI.com Dec 30, 2012
    There is hot, then there are the Clippers. Caron Butler scored 29 points as L.A. beat Utah 107-96 and became just the third team in history to finish a month unbeaten.
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  • Rookie Thomas Robinson Double Stuffs Jeff Green

    Rookie Thomas Robinson Double Stuffs Jeff Green

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    Sacramento Kings rookie Thomas Robinson comes up with back-to-back blocks on Boston Celtics’ Jeff Green in tonight’s matchup.
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  • Pistons rally past Bucks after wasting big lead

    Pistons rally past Bucks after wasting big lead

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Tayshaun Prince made two free throws with 10.9 seconds left to give Detroit a 96-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night after the Pistons blew a 14-point lead.
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  • Jason Thompson Cleans Up With A Put Back Slam

    Jason Thompson Cleans Up With A Put Back Slam

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    Jason Thompson cleans up a missed layup by DeMarcus Cousins and finishes with a slam in tonight’s matchup between the Sacramento Kings and Boston Celtics.
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  • Will Bynum Executes A Perfect Alley-Oop To Andre Drummond

    Will Bynum Executes A Perfect Alley-Oop To Andre Drummond

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    Will Bynum perfectly sets up Andre Drummond for the alley-oop in tonight’s matchup between the Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks.
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  • Parker, Spurs hand Mavs 6th straight defeat

    Parker, Spurs hand Mavs 6th straight defeat

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com Dec 30, 2012
    Tony Parker had 21 points and nine assists, Manu Ginobili had several key baskets among his 20 points and the San Antonio Spurs handed the Dallas Mavericks their sixth straight loss, 111-86 on Sunday night.
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  • Brandon Knight Launches A Pass Beyond Half Court

    Brandon Knight Launches A Pass Beyond Half Court

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    Brandon Knight launches a pass beyond half court to Tayshaun Prince who finishes with a one-handed slam in tonight’s matchup between the Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks.
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  • Vince Carter Throws Down A Ferocious Slam

    Vince Carter Throws Down A Ferocious Slam

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    Vince Carter may be 35 years old but his age fails to stop him from collecting a pass and posterizing Kawhi Leonard in tonight’s matchup between the Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs.
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  • O.J. Mayo Drives, Scoops and Scores

    O.J. Mayo Drives, Scoops and Scores

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    O.J. Mayo drives through traffic on the fast break and finishes with an incredible reverse scoop layup in tonight’s matchup between the Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs.
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  • Rondo, Barbosa return to Celts lineup vs. Kings

    Rondo, Barbosa return to Celts lineup vs. Kings

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    The Boston Celtics got a pair of reinforcements for the final game of a four-game road trip as guards Rajon Rondo (hip/thigh) and Leandro Barbosa (family matter) were active for Sunday's game against the Sacramento Kings.
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  • Rockets' White rejects assignment to D-League

    Rockets' White rejects assignment to D-League

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Royce White rejected an assignment to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, the developmental team of the Houston Rockets.
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  • Kobe, D'Antoni: Lakers looking up to Clippers

    Kobe, D'Antoni: Lakers looking up to Clippers

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni admitted his team is looking up to the Los Angeles Clippers and their 16-game winning streak.
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  • Jamison regrets talk, with Lakers 'for long haul'

    Jamison regrets talk, with Lakers 'for long haul'

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Los Angeles Lakers forward Antawn Jamison apologized Sunday for comments made after the Lakers' 104-87 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday and expressed his commitment to the team despite his recent lack of playing time.
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  • Section 15: Three Generations

    Section 15: Three Generations

    nytimes.com Dec 30, 2012
    Across four seats in Section 15 sat three generations of Brooklyn, proudly watching a team represent their native borough.
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  • GM: Nets not in active search; 'P.J.'s our coach'

    GM: Nets not in active search; 'P.J.'s our coach'

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King says he has "not contacted anybody" about becoming the permanent replacement for recently fired head coach Avery Johnson.
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  • Rondo to be game-time decision against Kings

    Rondo to be game-time decision against Kings

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo (hip) will be a game-time decision when the Celtics close out a four-game road trip by visiting the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night.
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  • James Harden Can’t Get Revenge On OKC; Eric Gordon Is Back

    James Harden Can’t Get Revenge On OKC; Eric Gordon Is Back

    dimemag.com Dec 30, 2012
    The last time James Harden played against his old team, he had a nightmare game, a half dozen of his shots blocked back into his face. This time, he made his first shot in Kevin Durant‘s face, and was good enough to drop 25 points (still only 9-for-33 s
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  • Warriors stay on roll, top short-handed Celtics

    Warriors stay on roll, top short-handed Celtics

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    Stephen Curry had 22 points and nine assists, David Lee scored 20 points and the Warriors whipped the short-handed Celtics 101-83 on Saturday night to close a memorable month.
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  • Video - Pistons Hang On, Edge Bucks 00:55

    Pistons Hang On, Edge Bucks

    Dec 30
    Monta Ellis led all scorers with 30 points, but missed a game-tying shot with seconds remaining.
  • Video - Parker, Spurs Hand Mavs Sixth Straight Loss 00:54

    Parker, Spurs Hand Mavs Sixth Straight Loss

    Dec 30
    Tony Parker scored 21 points and had nine assists to guide the Spurs to a 111-86 victory.
  • Video - Thomas, Kings Rout Celtics 01:00

    Thomas, Kings Rout Celtics

    Dec 30
    Isaiah Thomas scored 27 points to help the Kings hand the Celtics their third straight loss.