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After breaking his nose against the Thunder a week ago, LeBron James has returned to the court wearing a black microfiber mask tonight against the visiting Knicks. The mask’s color is the same as the BANE allusion ‘Bron made on IG, but as the TNT crew s…Upvote Share Tweet
nba.com Feb 27? Nets forward Kevin Garnett will be in the lineup tonight despite playing in the loss at Portland on Wednesday. Garnett, 38, has been held out of some back-to-back games but the blowout loss to the Trail Blazers was a motivation to play against Denver.…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Feb 27LeBron James started Thursday night for the Miami Heat, his first game since suffering a broken nose against the Oklahoma City Thunder last week.Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Love brings the dunk contest back with a pass off the wall at Timberwolves practice (Video)yahoo.com Feb 27Every February, an NBA figure of some repute (usually Magic Johnson) declares that the dunk contest is back. It is almost always difficult to believe such a statement, in part because people seem to have to remind us of it every year. If it were true, t…Upvote Share Tweet
Reddit Story Reveals More Proof Kevin Durant Is A “Good Guy”dimemag.com Feb 27The tired cliché that nice guys finish last doesn’t really apply to MVP front-runner Kevin Durant, but make no mistake: KD is a good guy. A man claiming to be working for Fox, detailed a story of Durant’s kindness on reddit. After a lot of circumspect s…Upvote Share Tweet
The Top 5 Candidates For NBA Executive of the Yeardimemag.com Feb 27While the players receive all of the attention on the court, it is the general managers who construct the teams off the court, in hopes of leading their organizations to great success. Without these executives, it is difficult to fathom how professional…Upvote Share Tweet
Blazers win fourth straight with 44-point routESPN.com Feb 27Will Barton had a season-high 20 points and career-high 11 rebounds, providing a spark off the bench for the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers in a 124-80 rout of the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Nets Bounce Back Against NuggetsFeb 27Mike Mazzeo breaks down the Nets' 112-89 win over the Nuggets.
Nets Trounce NuggetsFeb 27Paul Pierce led all scorers with 18 points as the Nets defeated the Nuggets 112-89.
Love Attempts To Outdo LeBron With DunkFeb 27Kevin Love did his best LeBron James impression with this shirtless, off-the-wall jam in practice.