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Source: Cavs interested in Oden, pending health

Source: Cavs interested in Oden, pending health

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 29, 2013
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the situation says the Cleveland Cavaliers are exploring the possibility of signing center Greg Oden, the former No. 1 overall pick whose NBA career has been sabotaged by injuries.
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  • Mavs' Kaman misses game with concussion

    Mavs' Kaman misses game with concussion

    nba.com Jan 29, 2013
    Dallas Mavericks center Chris Kaman did not play against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night because of a concussion.
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  • Wolves' Adelman says wife dealing with seizures

    Wolves' Adelman says wife dealing with seizures

    CNNSI.com nba.com ESPN.com Jan 29, 2013
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has been trying to keep a lid on his wife's health issues that caused him to be away from the team for three weeks, preferring to deal with the situation privately while keeping his eye on th…
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  • Mario Chalmers still thinks he’s a top-10 NBA point guard, whic…

    Mario Chalmers still thinks he’s a top-10 NBA point guard, which is both crazy and fine

    yahoo.com Jan 29, 2013
    Back in August, fresh off his team's five-game NBA title win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, Miami Heat triggerman Mario Chalmers said he belongs "in the front end of the top 10" among NBA point guards. Clearly, the past five months have seen …
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  • A newspaper reader writes a letter to the editor complaining ab…

    A newspaper reader writes a letter to the editor complaining about ‘no photographs of Ricky Rubio’

    yahoo.com Jan 29, 2013
    On Saturday night, Minnesota Timberwolves second year guard Ricky Rubio played what was easily his best game of the 2012-13 season. The point man made four of nine shots, a modest mark that still lifted his shooting percentage on the year from 23 percen…
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  • Utah fans cheer as Rockets take 50-point 4th-quarter lead in ro…

    Utah fans cheer as Rockets take 50-point 4th-quarter lead in rout of Jazz (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 29, 2013
    There weren't very many reasons for Utah Jazz fans to cheer on Monday. Their team started the game by allowing the Houston Rockets to hit seven of their first 10 shots, then gave up 17-4 and 8-0 runs to fall behind by 20 in a second quarter that ended w…
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  • James Harden’s Monster Dunk On The Utah Jazz

    James Harden’s Monster Dunk On The Utah Jazz

    dimemag.com ESPN.com Jan 29, 2013
    Utah got eviscerated so badly by the Rockets last night that Jazz fans were booing in the second quarter. James Harden was a big part of that, scoring 25 and delivering one of the nastiest dunks we’ve ever seen from him. This was one of those slams wher
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  • Iguodala's last-second free throw lifts Nuggets

    Iguodala's last-second free throw lifts Nuggets

    ESPN.com Jan 29, 2013
    Andre Iguodala made a free throw with 0.4 seconds remaining after forcing a turnover to deny a last-second shot by Indiana, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Pacers 102-101 Monday night.
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  • Video - Aldridge's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Blazers Past Mavs 01:13

    Aldridge's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Blazers Past Mavs

    Jan 29
    Blazers rally to top Mavericks, 106-104.

Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: Chris Bosh among 18 active players likely to make Hall

    Jan 29
    I saw that Chris Bosh believes he's a no-doubt Hall of Famer. Wow. Can we give him a reality check and actually outline the sure-thing HOFers in the league right now? -- Lou, New York City
  • Coast to Coast - Time for the Boston Celtics to blow it up?

    Jan 29
    Our experts discuss what Boston should do now that Rajon Rondo is on the shelf for the rest of the season.
  • Allen Iverson turns down Texas Legends' D-League offer

    Jan 29
    Allen Iverson has announced that he remains hopeful of getting one last shot at the NBA but says he's turning down the opportunity to launch his comeback in the NBA Development League.