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Every season, there are several All-Star snubs that stick in the collective craw of NBA fans. This year is no different, with Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez standing out as the most glaring omission. (Steph Curry was the biggest snub in the West, but …Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio said Friday he has apologized to acting coach Terry Porter for an outburst over the team's loss to the Brooklyn Nets.Share Tweet
The Knicks, the Lakers and Lin: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Jan 25, 2013Howard Beck, the N.B.A. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Share Tweet
Spencer Hawes rode his Segway around Philadelphia 76ers’ practice (PHOTO)Looking good, Spencer Hawes. It's nice to see that you're not bored with (what appears to have been one of) your Christmas gifts after a month of playing with it, although I'm not entirely sure the Philadelphia 76ers love the precedent you're setting of…Share TweetWe came across this crazy photo of Big Baby Davis getting in Aaron gray’s face in last night’s Magic/Raptors game on Reddit’s NBA page and wanted to share. It’s still not as weird as this, but it’s plenty awkward. The incident happened at the enShare TweetThe NBA features a lot of really close games, because even the worst teams are capable of competing on a nightly basis. It stands to reason, then, that there are also a lot of games that go down to the final possession. And while the percentage of made …Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony Walks Out Of Boston A Winner; DeMar DeRozan Has A Dagger Up His Sleevedimemag.com Jan 25, 2013Celtics vs. Knicks felt like not just a big game, but a priority. This was appointment viewing after the trash-talk episode that landed the last Celtics-Knicks game on the front page of every sports page in the country. It’s the kind of episode that weShare Tweet
NY Knicks show that they are tough enough to go into hostile Boston enviornment and win a gamenydailynews.com Jan 25, 2013This wasn’t just a night to see how Carmelo Anthony would react to Kevin Garnett and whatever trash Garnett was going to send Melo’s way, as much as it was billed as the main event at the TD Garden. For Mike Woodson, this was a night to see if his teaShare Tweet
NY Knicks All-Star Carmelo Anthony lets his play speak for itself in win over Kevin Garnett and Boston Celticsnydailynews.com Jan 25, 2013The last time the Knicks played the Celtics, Carmelo Anthony went looking for Kevin Garnett at the Celtics’ bus after the game. This time, in Boston, Anthony just helped win the game for the Knicks. Went to his own bus with a “W,” went to his own buShare Tweet
Trouble In Beantown: For the first time since 2006, the Celtics lost a…CNNSI.com Jan 25, 2013For the first time since 2006, the Celtics lost at home to the Knicks 89-86. With a five-game skid and a tough stretch ahead, Boston can't keep underachieving, says Ian Thomsen.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 25, 2013The Celtics are one of the NBA's few underachieving teams without a built-in excuse. Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry, all 35 or older, have yet to miss a game. The same goes for everyone in their nine-man rotation but Rajon Rondo and Avery Br…Share Tweetgrantland.com Jan 25, 2013Taking in Knicks-Celtics with a few words and a bunch of pictures.Share Tweet
We Went There: Knicks-Celtics Bring the Rumors and Melodrama at North Stationgrantland.com Jan 25, 2013Just four days after their red, white, and blue football team was squeezed out of the NFL playoffs, Boston's sports fans rose from the ashes and reass...Share Tweet
Lakers, Celtics In TroubleJan 25NBA Countdown crew breaks down the struggles facing the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics.
NBA All-Star SnubsJan 25Antonio Davis discusses his top NBA All-Star snubs.
Who Handled The Situation Better?Jan 25Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss whether Kevin Garnett or Carmelo Anthony handled the situation better Thursday night.
NBA Playoffs: Celtics Or Lakers?Jan 25Stephen A. Smith discusses which team is more likely to make the playoffs between the Celtics and Lakers.