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Share TweetNuggets center JaVale McGee was ruled out of Denver's game against the Indiana Pacers on Monday night due to soreness in his left shin.
Best N.B.A. Games of the WeekUpdated Jan 28 Share TweetThe best N.B.A. games of the week feature Indiana at Denver, Miami at the Nets and Washington at Memphis.Source: nytimes.com
Jeff Van Gundy goes off on Dwight Howard in a nationally-televised rant (VIDEO)Updated Jan 28 Share TweetWe've attempted in several ways, over nearly a day, to write a column around Jeff Van Gundy's televised rant about Dwight Howard. The vent, pitched in the second quarter of Los Angeles' 105-96 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday, was on point a…Source: yahoo.com
Blake Griffin With A Hammer Dunk Right Through Portland’s DefenseUpdated Jan 28 Share TweetLast night, for the second time in as many nights, Blake Griffin caught Portland with a nasty slam. Whereas on Saturday night, Griffin’s left-handed dunk put Nic Batum on a poster, this time it was J.J. Hickson who got a piece of Quake’s wrath. At leaSource: dimemag.com
Clippers snap 4-game skid by bouncing BlazersUpdated Jan 28 Share TweetBlake Griffin had 23 points and nine assists and the Los Angeles Clippers ended a four-game losing streak with a 96-83 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday.Source: ESPN.com
Working OvertimeJan 28In fact ALL the titles, over the last eight years, have gone to teams whose players got more rest, specifically played less than 3,000 minutes per season. Henry Abbott explains.
Harden Scores 25 As Rockets Rout JazzJan 28James Harden scored 25 points in the Rockets' 125-80 win over the Jazz.
Nuggets Hold Off Pacers, 102-101Jan 28Nuggets win fourth straight.
Rudy Gay subject of active trade discussions between Toronto Raptors, Memp…Jan 28The Memphis Grizzlies continue to field calls from teams interested in Rudy Gay and are engaged in active trade discussions with the Toronto Raptors, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com.
Allen Iverson eyed by Dallas Mavericks' D-League affiliate, sources sayJan 28The Texas Legends are lobbying Allen Iverson to try work his way back to the NBA by playing for the Dallas Mavericks' Development League affiliate, according to D-League sources.