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Did the Thunder want to deal James Harden? Of course not. But when Harden refused to sacrifice, OKC moved on. Even with a new Big Three, they remain contenders, says Ian Thomsen.
Share TweetThe Oklahoma City Thunder have assigned rookie Jeremy Lamb to their NBA Development League affiliate in Tulsa.Source: ESPN.com
The Nuggets' Split-Personality BackcourtUpdated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetAt times, Andre Miller and Ty Lawson are fantastic as a pairing, but it is difficult to see how they complement each other in the Nuggets' offense.Source: nytimes.com
Wizards give ‘not losing’ a try, find it to their liking, beat Blazers to reach 1-12Updated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetShortly after tip-off in Wednesday night's game between the Washington Wizards and Portland Trail Blazers at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., the CSN Washington broadcast duo of Steve Buckhantz and Phil Chenier offered a lone "key to the gam…Source: yahoo.com
Durant ties season-high with 37 as Thunder win easyUpdated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetDurant ties season-high with 37 as Thunder win easySource: CNNSI.comShare TweetChris Paul had 23 points and 11 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers welcomed Chauncey Billups back to the lineup for the first time this season with a 101-95 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.Source: ESPN.com
Nets, Celtics Get Into A Brawl In Boston; James Harden Has An Awful Reunion In OKCUpdated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetWith so much softness leaking into the modern game, we’re always anxious to annoint the next great rivalry. Where is the next Bulls-Knicks going to come from? Or the next Sacramento-Los Angeles? Everyone loves when players get a little nasty, and last nSource: dimemag.com
TrueHoop TV: Rookie ReportNov 29David Thorpe talks to Henry Abbott about Bucks rookie John Henson, plus a look at Pistons rookie Kyle Singler.
Did Thunder Win Prove Harden Trade Was Right Call?Nov 29Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the Thunder's win over the Rockets.
Warriors Hang On To Top Nuggets, 106-105Nov 29David Lee leads Warriors past Nuggets.
NBA -- Gregg Popovich's shot at Team USA coaching gigNov 29How will 'Restgate' affect Gregg Popovich's shot at becoming the next Team USA coach? Marc Stein has that and more in the lastest Weekend Dime.
San Antonio Spurs sit 4 of top 5 scorers vs. Miami HeatNov 29San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has decided to send four of his top five scorers home rather than play them in tonight's game again the defending champion Miami Heat, according to the San Antonio Express-News.
Ian Thomsen: Committed Thunder team remains a contender -- even without Ha…Nov 29The takeaway from James Harden's not-so-long-awaited return to Oklahoma City Wednesday was that his former teammates did not appear to be wounded by his departure. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka -- the Thunder's new Big Three -- did not…
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickNov 29There are two ways that a blackjack dealer can ruin your night. I don't mind the first way — if he's grimly dealing himself face cards and black...