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Share TweetMiller keys decisive run in Nuggets win vs. Pacers
JaVale McGee Performs Perfectly Terrible, Ridiculous, Awful PlayUpdated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetJaVale McGee helped lead the Nuggets to a 92-89 win over the Pacers in Indianapolis tonight thanks to 20 points on 9-9 shooting. That perfect shooting percentage only held up because the official scorer decided not to classify whatever happens at the en…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetCenter Al Jefferson and reserve power forward Derrick Favors have been ruled out of Utah's game against Toronto on Friday night because of injuries.Source: ESPN.com
Wolves' Rubio knows great expectations awaitUpdated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetRicky Rubio knows that there are a lot of expectations being put on his return to the Minnesota Timberwolves. He knows he is being cast as the missing piece that will magically make everything better as soon as he hits the court.Source: nba.comShare TweetMinnesota Timberwolves president David Kahn is pouring cold water on the seemingly endless speculation surrounding the team's interest in Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol.
Section 15: A Midwesterner Visits BrooklynUpdated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetThe Off the Dribble team was interested in learning about Nets fans now that the team is in Brooklyn. David Ison, a Kansas City transplant living in Yonkers, took his future stepson to Section 15.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetThe Trail Blazers have assigned rookies Will Barton and Victor Claver to Portland's development league affiliate, the Idaho Stampede.
JaVale McGee Lifts Nuggets Past PacersDec 7JaVale McGee's 20 points off the bench propel Nuggets to 92-89 win over Pacers.
Lakers-Thunder PreviewDec 7Stephen A. Smith breaks down the top storylines for Friday night's matchup between the Lakers and Thunder.
Highlight Of The NightDec 7Kevin Durant scores 36 as Thunder hold off Lakers, 114-108.
Love's 36 Points Spark TimberwolvesDec 7Kevin Love had 36 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Timberwolves to a big win over the Cavaliers.
The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picksDec 7Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.