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Iman Shumpert, who has played 12 games after recovering from knee surgery, has been struggling to find his rhythm on the court and his place with the Knicks.Share Tweet
Paul Pierce had 27 points, 14 rebounds and 14 assists and the Boston Celtics extended their winning streak to seven games with a 118-114 triple overtime victory over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday.Share TweetTony Parker had 29 points and 11 assists in another brilliant performance without his two sidekicks, and the San Antonio Spurs dominated the second half to beat the Brooklyn Nets 111-86 on Sunday night.Share TweetThe Brooklyn Nets are aggressively pursuing a trade for Atlanta Hawks star forward Josh Smith, league sources told ESPN.Share Tweet
Lucas key in 4th as Raptors handle HornetsJohn Lucas scored 10 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter to match his season high, Rudy Gay had 20 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the New Orleans Hornets 102-89 on Sunday.Share TweetWhen the Clippers started sending multiple defenders on Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks did not have a counter. Anthony attempted only two shots in the fourth quarter Sunday. The identity of Anthony's backup remains an open question.Share Tweet
Blake Griffin Spins and Slamsdimemag.com Feb 10, 2013Blake Griffin spins around Tyson Chandler and grabs the lob from Lamar Odom and throws down a monster slam.The post Blake Griffin Spins and Slams appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball Videos, …Share Tweet
Marquee MatinÃ©e: The Clippers have dropped eight of 11, but will b…CNNSI.com Feb 10, 2013The Clippers have dropped eight of 11, but will be playing against the Knicks at full strength for the first time in month. Can New York protect its home court? Follow the matinÃ©e here.Share Tweet
Kyrie Irving Can’t Beat Denver By Himself; A Philly Surprise Eruptsdimemag.com Feb 10, 2013Once we saw the schedule had Denver and Cleveland last night, we set our watches. Ty Lawson. Kyrie Irving. Could it get any better? The matchup never materialized, however, and Lawson is probably thankful for that. He scored just 11 while Irving dropped…Share Tweet
Celtics Need 3OT To Fend Off NuggetsFeb 10Paul Pierce's triple-double propels Celtics to their seventh straight win.
Gay Leads Raptors Past HornetsFeb 10For the fifth straight game, Rudy Gay scores 20-plus points, leading Toronto to 102-89 win over New Orleans.
Clippers Too Much For KnicksFeb 10Chris Paul scored 25 points in the Clippers' 102-88 win over the Knicks.
Dunk Exchange At The GardenFeb 10Tyson Chandler dunks on one end and Blake Griffin dunks on the other.