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Share TweetRudy Gay scored a season-high 32 points, DeMar DeRozan had 18 and the Toronto Raptors beat New York 100-98 on Friday night, handing the slumping Knicks their season-worst fourth straight loss.Share TweetJames Harden and Carlos Delfino each scored 22 points, and the Houston Rockets tied their longest winning streak against any opponent by beating the Brooklyn Nets for the 13th straight time, 106-96 on Friday night.
Omer Asik Stops, Spins and SlamsUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetOmer Asik shows off some fancy footwork as he stops, spins and slams.The post Omer Asik Stops, Spins and Slams appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball Videos, Sneakers.Source: dimemag.com
Crawford: Being a Celtic carries a lot of weightUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetJordan Crawford is not short on confidence, and nerves are rarely an issue for him on the basketball court. But the 24-year-old guard admitted he got a monster case of the butterflies when he learned he had been traded to the Boston Celtics on Thursday.
Salley Offers a Healthy AssistUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetJohn Salley, a 6-foot-11 power forward and center, became a vegetarian in January 1991 after he felt he had to make changes in his lifestyle.Source: nytimes.com
D-Will reveals 3rd round of shots, expects moreUpdated Feb 22 Share TweetBrooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams told reporters Friday he received his third set of cortisone shots in both of his ankles on Thursday, and said he'll "probably" receive another set before the playoffs begin.
Rockets Take Down Nets For 13th Straight TimeFeb 22James Harden, Carlos Delfino help Rockets top Nets.
Rudy Gay Leads Raptors With 32 PointsFeb 22Raptors hold off Knicks, 100-98.
Deals That Didn't Go DownFeb 22Marc Stein on what almost happened on deadline day.
Green Leads Celtics Past Suns, 113-88Feb 22Celtics stop two-game skid with win over Suns.
Ian Thomsen: Quiet deadline reflects new financial reality in NBAFeb 22Really? This is all there was?