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Watch Dwyane Wade Drop Season-High 42 Points In Loss To Jazz

Watch Dwyane Wade Drop Season-High 42 Points In Loss To Jazz

dimemag.com Updated 51 minutes ago
In Wednesday night’s matchup against the Utah Jazz, the Miami Heat used its 11th different starting lineup in 26 games. Chris Bosh remained sidelined with a calf strain for the third straight outing, while Josh McRoberts awaits upcoming surgery to a tor…
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  • Russell Westbrook Says He’s Trying To Be “Best Defensive Player…

    Russell Westbrook Says He’s Trying To Be “Best Defensive Player” In NBA

    dimemag.com 1 hour ago
    The incredible raw stats don’t even do Russell Westbrook’s performance justice. The three-time All-NBA Second Team honoree is averaging 26.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 6.8 assists per game this season – and doing it in a mind-bending 29.6 minutes a night. Pr…
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  • Dwight Howard Knocks Out Rocky The Mascot With A Kick To Head

    Dwight Howard Knocks Out Rocky The Mascot With A Kick To Head

    dimemag.com 4 hours ago
    Maybe Dwight Howard was pissed he was pissed he had to play an extra five minutes in Denver last night. Whatever the reason, he did not take kindly to Denver Nuggets mascot >Rocky and let him know with a high kick to the face. Obviously Rocky is gett…
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  • Harden plays spoiler in overtime at Denver

    Harden plays spoiler in overtime at Denver

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    James Harden scored 41 points, including eight in overtime, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 115-111 on Wednesday night after Arron Afflalo tied the game on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer at the end of regulation.
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  • Blazers overwhelm Bucks behind Aldridge

    Blazers overwhelm Bucks behind Aldridge

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    LaMarcus Aldridge had 23 points and 15 rebounds, and the Blazers pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Bucks 104-97 on Wednesday night with both teams reeling from injuries to key players.
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  • GIFs: Thomas Robinson Gets Chase-Down Block, And-1 Alley-Oop In…

    GIFs: Thomas Robinson Gets Chase-Down Block, And-1 Alley-Oop In One Minute

    dimemag.com 15 hours ago
    Thomas Robinson got the first start of his career tonight in place of the injured Robin Lopez. If the third-year big man keeps making plays like these, he might find himself a staple of Terry Stotts’ rotation even once Lopez returns. Watch the hyper-ath…
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves again shopping veteran Corey Brewer

    Minnesota Timberwolves again shopping veteran Corey Brewer

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    The Minnesota Timberwolves have put veteran swingman Corey Brewer back on the trading block, according to league sources.
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  • Warriors' Bogut (knee) sidelined vs. Thunder

    Warriors' Bogut (knee) sidelined vs. Thunder

    nba.com 19 hours ago
    Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut's troublesome right knee will keep him out against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
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  • Watch Kevin Durant Become Second Youngest Player To Reach 15,00…

    Watch Kevin Durant Become Second Youngest Player To Reach 15,000 Points

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Before the Oklahoma City Thunder battled the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night, reigning MVP Kevin Durant sat down with USA Today to praise former Team USA teammate Kobe Bryant’s work ethic and dedication to his craft after Mamba passed Michael Jordan f…
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  • Damian Lillard Left Off Top Point Guard Lists; Tweets “It’s Alw…

    Damian Lillard Left Off Top Point Guard Lists; Tweets “It’s Always Been This Way”

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Damian Lillard received only one collegiate scholarship offer. He played four years at Weber State. And he was cut from USA Basketball’s FIBA World Cup squad in August. The Portland Trail Blazers point guard knows what it’s like to be underappreciated, …
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  • GIF: Russell Westbrook Destroys Rim On Tomahawk Jam, Then…Raise…

    GIF: Russell Westbrook Destroys Rim On Tomahawk Jam, Then…Raises The Roof?

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    If we had to make a list of the most entertaining NBA players to watch right now, Russell Westbrook would be at, or near, the top. The Thunder point guard is also playing out of his mind since returning from a hand injury that kept him out of 15 games e…
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  • Kings honor Peja Stojakovic with jersey retirement ceremony

    Kings honor Peja Stojakovic with jersey retirement ceremony

    yahoo.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    It has been a controversial week for the Sacramento Kings, but Tuesday night served as an opportunity for celebration. At halftime of the team's home game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, the franchise honored three-time All-Star Peja Stojakovic, the …
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  • Watch Tyreke Evans Find Anthony Davis For Dagger Reverse Slam V…

    Watch Tyreke Evans Find Anthony Davis For Dagger Reverse Slam Versus Jazz

    dimemag.com nba.com ESPN.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    Basketball sure is fun – especially when you’re playing well. Watch a hyped Tyreke Evans find Anthony Davis in the snug pick-and-roll for a dagger reverse jam to cap the New Orleans Pelicans’ game-deciding fourth quarter comeback against the Utah Jazz. …
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  • Videos: John Wall Cooks On Zach LaVine, Mo Williams En Route To…

    Videos: John Wall Cooks On Zach LaVine, Mo Williams En Route To 21 Points, 17 Dimes

    dimemag.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    If John Wall keeps this up, it’s only a matter of time until he emerges as a legitimate MVP candidate. For the highlights of an utterly dominant 21-point, 17-assist outing in a win versus the Minnesota Timberwolves, watch the Washington Wizards supersta…
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  • Jazz big man Favors out vs. Pelicans

    Jazz big man Favors out vs. Pelicans

    nba.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    Utah coach Quinn Snyder says Derrick Favors' sprained right ankle will sideline him for a second straight game.
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  • Wizards' Pierce out with sore right toe

    Wizards' Pierce out with sore right toe

    nba.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce was declared out of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a sore right toe.
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  • Wolves' Turiaf has season-ending hip surgery

    Wolves' Turiaf has season-ending hip surgery

    nba.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    Minnesota Timberwolves backup center Ronny Turiaf will miss the rest of the season recovering from arthroscopic surgery on his right hip.
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  • Ricky Rubio Is Running On His Own, Progressing Ahead Of Schedul…

    Ricky Rubio Is Running On His Own, Progressing Ahead Of Schedule

    dimemag.com Dec 16 (yesterday)
    The Minnesota Timberwolves are going nowhere this season, but that doesn’t mean it’s not important. Crucial for the team’s long-term prognosis is the daily development of youngsters Andrew Wiggins, Zach LaVine, Shabazz Muhammad, and Gorgui Dieng. And wh…
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  • Portland Trail Blazers’ Robin Lopez Fractures Hand; Out “A Whil…

    Portland Trail Blazers’ Robin Lopez Fractures Hand; Out “A While”

    dimemag.com ESPN.com Dec 16 (2 days ago)
    An improved bench ensures that the Portland Trail Blazers aren’t doomed as a result of Robin Lopez’s impending absence. Not that their reaction to his injury would have you know it. After Lopez suffered a fractured right hand in the team’s win over the …
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  • Lillard-led Blazers dump short-handed Spurs

    Lillard-led Blazers dump short-handed Spurs

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (3 days ago)
    Damian Lillard had 23 points and a career-high 10 rebounds, and the Trail Blazers downed the short-handed Spurs 108-95 on Monday night.
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  • Duncan, Ginobili, Parker all out vs. Blazers

    Duncan, Ginobili, Parker all out vs. Blazers

    ESPN.com Dec 15 (3 days ago)
    The Spurs, going into the second game of a back-to-back, will play the Trail Blazers on Monday night without Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Tiago Splitter.
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  • Kobe Bryant Says Andrew Wiggins Is “Reflection Of Myself 19 Yea…

    Kobe Bryant Says Andrew Wiggins Is “Reflection Of Myself 19 Years Ago”

    dimemag.com Dec 15 (3 days ago)
    Andrew Wiggins had 16 points against the Los Angeles Lakers last night. Only 32,017 more to make Kobe Bryant proud. After the Los Angeles Lakers legend passed Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list in his team’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves …
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  • Video - Thunder Sending A Message 01:22

    Thunder Sending A Message

    Dec 17
    Tim Legler discusses the Thunder's seven-game winning streak and where the team belongs in the Western Conference.
  • Video - Blazers Burn Bucks 00:59

    Blazers Burn Bucks

    Dec 17
    The Blazers topped the Bucks 104-97 for their 20th victory of the season.
  • Video - NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night 01:00

    NBA Top 3 Plays Of The Night

    Dec 17
    Check out the top three plays from the night in the NBA, including Tim Duncan's big shot.
  • Video - Harden, Rockets Need OT To Top Nuggets 01:26

    Harden, Rockets Need OT To Top Nuggets

    Dec 17
    James Harden scored 41 points as the Rokcets put away the Nuggets 115-111 in overtime.

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