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Share TweetChicago Bulls forward Luol Deng will miss Saturday night's game against the Memphis Grizzlies with a sore right hamstring.
Even with NBA's recent success in London, plan of international expansion is still decades awayUpdated Jan 19 Share TweetThe Knicks and the NBA loved London. The Pistons not so much. But the entire question of whether the NBA should now run to London or another European city and set up shop, based on one game, seems rather presumptuous.Source: nydailynews.com
Incredibly British Recap Of Knicks-Pistons Game In London Frets About "Jaunty Accordion Music" Playing Over The P.A.Updated Jan 19 Share TweetThe Knicks and Pistons played a basketball game in London this past Thursday at 3 o'clock in the afternoon, which is among the reasons you likely did not know about it. David Stern has been talking for some time about putting an NBA team in London perma…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetKevin Durant was smoking, and then all of a sudden, he wasn’t. In the first nine minutes and change of the fourth quarter, the man who scored 52 points and had nine rebounds in Oklahoma City’s 117-114 OT win over Dallas was about as hot as the Cavs inSource: dimemag.comShare TweetBoston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett is still a dirty player, at least according to Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah.Share TweetChicago Bulls’ Marco Belinelli hits an off-balanced, game-winning shot as he falls to the floor in overtime tonight against the Boston Celtics.The post Marco Belinelli Hits An Off-Balanced, Game-Winner In Overtime appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemaSource: dimemag.com
George leads Pacers over struggling RocketsUpdated Jan 19 Share TweetPaul George finished with 31 points, and David West added 20 points and 11 rebounds, helping Central Division-leading Indiana pull away from struggling Houston 105-95.
Jazz Win Big Over CavaliersJan 19Randy Foye scored 20 points and Derrick Favors had a season-high 19 to power the Jazz.
Jennings' 30 Points Guide BucksJan 19Brandon Jennings had 30 points and eight assists, leading the Bucks to a 110-104 win over the Trail Blazers.
Gasol, Grizzlies Top Bulls In OvertimeJan 19Marc Gasol scored 19 points to help the Grizzlies hold off the Bulls in overtime.