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Share TweetMinnesota Timberwolves president David Kahn is pouring cold water on the seemingly endless speculation surrounding the team's interest in Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol.
Howard shuns FT pointers; Kobe sees rootUpdated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetThough Dwight Howard is shooting 46.9 percent from the foul line this season, the Lakers center said he's had enough of people giving him advice.Share TweetIn a week, the Phoenix Suns have gone from a "sure, they're going to entertain; give 'em a chance"-styled upstart to a disappointing batch of coconuts that has lost five straight in a run that seems more in line with the pessimistic win totals…Share TweetYesterday was an off day in Oklahoma City for the Lakers, so to bring the scuffling 9-10 team together, they had a boys' night out at the theater. On the program: Steven Spielberg's Lincoln. The ancipation led Pau Gasol to offer perhaps the best and mos…Source: deadspin.com
Should Phoenix Suns fans request a refund after being guaranteed satisfaction?Updated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetLast Friday, Kelly Dwyer hipped you to the Phoenix Suns' plans to issue their fans refunds if they did not have a satisfactory amount of fun at one of their games. It was a bold move, and also a smart one - the Suns received lots of press via the intern
LeBron James has a late night workout after another Miami Heat loss, admits the Knicks ‘kicked our ass’Updated Dec 7, 2012 Share TweetYou might recall a Miami Heat win over the Los Angeles Lakers from back in March of 2011, one that saw Kobe Bryant decide to take to an impromptu postgame shooting session in full view of reporters after a poor performance in that game's fourth quarter.…Share TweetO.J. Mayo scored 23 points, including the go-ahead jumper with 35 seconds to go, and the Dallas Mavericks held on to beat Phoenix 97-94 on Thursday night, the Suns' fifth loss in a row.
Warriors Hand Nets Their Third Straight LossDec 7David Lee and Stephen Curry combine for 58 points in Warriors' 109-102 win over Nets.
Lakers-Thunder PreviewDec 7Stephen A. Smith breaks down the top storylines for Friday night's matchup between the Lakers and Thunder.
Highlight Of The NightDec 7Kevin Durant scores 36 as Thunder hold off Lakers, 114-108.
Westbrook Lift OffDec 7Russell Westbrook soars past Dwight Howard for the slam.
The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picksDec 7Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.