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Kevin Durant Flaunts His Cross Over And Unstoppable Drive To the HoopKevin Durant flaunts his cross over around Chris Kaman with an easy drive to the hoop for the dunk.Share TweetLos Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Thursday for a flagrant foul against Denver's Kenneth Faried.Share TweetCNNSI.com Dec 27, 2012CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- It would be easy for Bobcats coach Mike Dunlap to tear up the blueprint amid a 16-game losing streak and come up with an entirely new plan.Share Tweet
Meet J.J. Hickson, The Double-Double Machine Driving PortlandLike a present-day Brian Grant, J.J. Hickson won’t show up in many conversations about the NBA’s most impressive big men. But just as Grant was an undersized forward who had 39 double-doubles between 1997 and 2000 for Portland, Hickson’s penchant foShare Tweet
The Lakers Get Pushed To A Breaking Point; The Hawks Almost Get EmbarrassedA great recipe for disaster — at least if you’re the Lakers — is playing in Denver on the second night of a back-to-back. Old legs. The high altitude. The penchant of the Nuggets to play fast and frenetic. It almost never works out for L.A., and lasShare Tweet
Brewer, Nuggets slow down streaking LakersESPN.com Dec 27, 2012Corey Brewer matched his career high with 27 points and the Denver Nuggets overcame a 40-point effort by Kobe Bryant to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 126-114 on Wednesday night for their seventh straight win at home.Share Tweet
Durant Off The BlockDec 27Kevin Durant finishes the block with the one-handed slam over Chris Kaman.
Durant, Thunder Top Mavs In OTDec 27Kevin Durant scores a game-high 40 points as Thunder rally past Mavericks for the 111-105 win in OT.
Mavs Fall To Thunder In OTDec 27Kevin Durant scores a game-high 40 points as Thunder rally past Mavericks for the 111-105 win in OT.