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Russell Westbrook scored 14 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter last night to save the Thunder the ignominy of becoming the first team to lose to the Pistons this season. Down 11 points entering the final frame, Westbrook almost single-handedly broug…
Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves center/human shark Nikola Pekovic sprained his left ankle in last night's game against the Mavericks, ending his night early and putting another hole in a roster that is already missing Ricky Rubio, Kevin Love, Chase Budinger and …Share TweetWhen Chase Budinger spoke at his introductory press conference this offseason, he called Minnesota “a young Oklahoma.” Set aside that such a self-compliment would have made zero sense just four years ago; it’s the highest aspiration a recent lottery
Top 10 NBA Duos Under 25 Years OldUpdated Nov 13, 2012 Share TweetGetting your hands on young talent in the NBA is the equivalent to finding a $100 dollar bill on the ground. Some of it has to do with luck; some of it has to do with being in the right place at the right time. Once you get it, you contemplate whether o…Source: dimemag.com
Brandon Roy’s continuing knee problems are worrying, but the Minnesota Timberwolves are off to a great startUpdated Nov 13, 2012 Share TweetThe Minnesota Timberwolves, as was the case early in the 2011-12 season, have become one of the NBA's great stories. Still working without All-Star Kevin Love and wunderkind defender and passer Ricky Rubio, the Wolves have rushed out to a 5-2 record on …Source: yahoo.comShare TweetTORONTO (AP) The Utah Jazz didn't just work overtime to earn their first road win of the season. They worked three of them.Source: CNNSI.com
The Best Player In The World Rips Out Houston’s Heart; Utah Wins A 3OT ThrillerUpdated Nov 13, 2012 Share TweetIf you’re trying to beat Miami, there are a few specific things you can’t do. You can’t let LeBron dominate an entire second half. You can’t let Chris Bosh shoot the same jumpers he takes in the pregame all night long. And if you have a look at aSource: dimemag.comShare TweetRussell Westbrook scored a season-high 33 points and keyed a fourth-quarter comeback as the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied to beat the winless Detroit Pistons 92-90 on Monday night.Source: ESPN.com
Blazers Snap Four-Game SlideNov 13Damian Lillard drops 22 as Blazers roll to 103-86 win over Kings.
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Ian Thomsen: Lakers not putting D'Antoni in a position to succeed; more ma…Nov 13Did Phil Jackson ask for an ownership share of the Lakers? Did he seek to limit his participation in road trips? Was he demanding to have final say on roster moves, Laker Girl tryouts and celebrity seating? Is it true that he wanted Jimmy Buss to person…