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Wolves' sign French swingman Mickael Gelabalenba.com Updated Jan 17, 2013The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms with French swingman Mickael Gelabale.Upvote Share Tweet
Rubio returns to Timberwolves' starting lineupnba.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Ricky Rubio is back where he belongs -- in the starting lineup for the Minnesota Timberwolves.Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant wanted to play for the Toronto Raptors as a kidyahoo.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Every team in the league would love to have Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant on their roster. But as a young NBA fan growing up in Washington, D.C., which roster did Durant himself wish he could join? Surprisingly, the answer wasn't his hometown …Upvote Share Tweet
Brian Scalabrine lied about concussion symptoms to Celtics doctors to get cleared for the playoffsyahoo.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Pau Gasol will return to the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup for the team's nationally televised Thursday game against the defending NBA champion Miami Heat after missing five games with a concussion brought on by an inadvertent elbow from Denver Nuggets cen…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook dominate the headlines in Oklahoma City, but Ian Thomsen says that the emergence of Serge Ibaka has really kept the Thunder among the elite.Upvote Share Tweet
Thunder cool Nuggets behind Westbrook's 32ESPN.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Russell Westbrook scored 32 points, Kevin Martin had 20 and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver's six-game winning streak by beating the Nuggets 117-97 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Heads Up, America: Kevin Durant Is Having One of the Greatest Offensive Seasons Evergrantland.com Updated Jan 17, 2013When I gave last night's Thunder-Nuggets game one of my coveted DVR slots, I knew I was probably recording a schedule loss. Denver was on the second n...Upvote Share Tweet
Clippers Cruise Past Wolves, 90-77Jan 17Wolves lose fifth straight.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers left wanting more after loss to Miami HeatJan 17The champs get it done with "less," but the Lakers need more from everyone, writes J.A. Adande.
Daily Dime: LeBron on a remarkable runJan 17LeBron James showed us one of his best stretches of play this week, Brian Windhorst writes.
NBA -- Debating who will be on the move at the trade deadline?Jan 17Should these players be on the move before the trade deadline? We debate.
Weekend Dime -- 2013 All-Star reserve picksJan 17It's All-Star season, which means it's time for Marc Stein to pick his reserves for the East and West squads.