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CNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Pau Gasol expects to return from a concussion on Thursday night when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Miami Heat.Share Tweet
Tayshaun Prince isn’t bothered by trade rumors, and teams aren’t bothered to trade for himPistons forward Tayshaun Prince has been working through rumors regarding his role in Detroit since his rookie season in the NBA. Though it’s true they dimmed for a while after his second-year ascension and Detroit’s run as championship contenders froShare Tweet
Create-a-Caption: In celebration of Drew GoodenWe had quite a lot of fun on Basketball Twitter on Tuesday night laughing at different faces made by Milwaukee Bucks power forward Drew Gooden, whom our friends at SB Nation (led by Brian Floyd) realized is quite photogenic, in his own inimitable way. A…Share Tweet
Samuel Dalembert opens up about his non-relationship with former Bucks coach Scott SkilesFormer Milwaukee Bucks coach Scott Skiles has a history of not being fondly remembered by his teams upon leaving. In both Phoenix, Chicago and Milwaukee Skiles has parted from his clubs midseason, and not on the best terms. In his latest parting, Bucks …Share TweetAfter an embarrassing 39-point loss to the Chicago Bulls on Monday in which his team scored just five points in the second quarter and 20 in the first half, Atlanta Hawks head coach Larry Drew promised to "shake things up" with his flagging sq…Share TweetIt hasn't been the best season for Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert. After a breakthrough 2011-12 campaign that saw him post career per-game highs in scoring, rebounding, shot-blocking and Player Efficiency Rating, make his first All-Star appearance an…Share Tweet
Kobe, Howard score 31 each as Lakers rompESPN.com Jan 16, 2013Dwight Howard had 31 points and 16 rebounds, Kobe Bryant also scored 31 points and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Milwaukee Bucks 104-88 Tuesday night for their second straight win after a six-game skid.Share Tweet
Bulls Edge Raptors In OvertimeJan 16Carlos Boozer scored 36 points and Luol Deng hit a tiebreaking jumper with 3 seconds left to lift the Bulls.
TrueHoop TV: Rookie WatchJan 16David Thorpe on who is leading the race for NBA's Rookie of the Year.
The Hobbling KnicksJan 16Ian Begley and Jared Zwerling on Iman Shumpert's return, Rasheed Wallace's foot injury, and the latest on Raymond Felton.
Vucevic's Double-Double Leads Magic Past PacersJan 16Magic snap six-game home losing skid.