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Griffin's double-double too much for WolvesUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetBlake Griffin had 26 points and 13 rebounds and DeAndre Jordan added 16 points and 12 boards to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 96-90 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.Source: ESPN.com
Clippers' Barnes ejected for forearm to StiemsmaUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetLos Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes was given a flagrant foul-2 and ejected in the second quarter against Minnesota on Wednesday night after delivering a forearm to Wolves center Greg Stiemsma.
Andre Iguodala explains his approach to defense (VIDEO)Updated Jan 30 Share TweetFor the past several seasons, Denver Nuggets wing Andre Iguodala has been readily identified as one of the best defenders in the NBA. Those skills earned him a spot on the 2012 Olympic team, an All-Star spot last season, and a strong reputation as the s…Source: yahoo.com
NBA: Mistake made during Mavs-Blazers finishUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetThe NBA office admitted that a critical charge call on Dallas Mavericks guard O.J. Mayo in the final seconds of Tuesday's 106-104 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers was incorrect.Source: ESPN.com
Jazz's Hayward (shoulder) to miss second straight gameUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetUtah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward will miss his second straight game Wednesday night against the New Orleans Hornets with a sprained right shoulder.
Minnesota's Kevin Love receives Kia Community Assist AwardUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetNEW YORK -- Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is the recipient of the "Kia Community Assist Award" for December in recognition of his outstanding efforts in the community and his ongoing philanthropic and charitable work, the NBA annou…Share TweetThe Trail Blazers seem to have some magic about them this season. Knocking on the door of the playoff picture, Portland overcame a 21-point second-half deficit to pull out a last-second win over Dallas, thanks to a pair of unlikely sharpshooters. Nicola…Share TweetLaMarcus Aldridge not only hits the three-pointer to tie the game, but Aldridge also banks in the fadeaway jumper with only 1.5 seconds left in the game.The post LaMarcus Aldridge Hits Game Winner At The Buzzer appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.c…
CourtVision: The Worst Shooters So FarUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetSo far this season, the Nuggets' Danilo Gallinari is shooting 42 37 percent from behind the 3-point line. This is kind of impressive, although unremar...Source: grantland.com
Trade Machine Madness: A Three-Team Al Jefferson Deal That Makes the Jazz a Force in the WestUpdated Jan 30 Share TweetMuch like their Northwest Division rival Denver Nuggets, the Utah Jazz are a collection of talented youngsters and productive veterans void of a super...Source: grantland.com
Jazz Hold Off HornetsJan 30Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson combine for 47 points in 104-99 win over Hornets.
Clippers Win Physical Battle With WolvesJan 30Matt Barnes ejected as Blake Griffin posts double-double to lead Clippers to their third straight win.
Nuggets Win Fifth StraightJan 30Nuggets fly by Rockets, 118-110.
NBA -- LeBron James responds to comments as Miami Heat torch Brooklyn NetsJan 30Reggie Evans' pregame comments fuel LeBron and the Heat in Brooklyn, writes Brian Windhorst.
Sources -- Memphis Grizzlies agree in principle to trade Rudy Gay to Toron…Jan 30The Memphis Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors have agreed in principle on a trade that will send leading scorer Rudy Gay to the Raptors, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Ian Thomsen: Pierce, Bryant proving old dogs can learn new tricksJan 30WALTHAM, Mass. -- Isn't it amazing, I said to Paul Pierce before the Celtics practiced Tuesday, that you and Kobe Bryant are turning into point guards?
LeBron rips Evans for derogatory commentsJan 31LeBron James was not amused with Reggie Evans' comments that devalued the NBA title won by the Miami Heat last season. So James dominated the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, and then directly ripped Evans after the game.