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Scottsdale police say Phoenix Suns forward Michael Beasley was cited last month on suspicion of speeding, driving on a suspended Arizona license and driving without a vehicle license plate or registration.Upvote Share TweetBlake Griffin's streak of 197 consecutive games has come to an end.Upvote Share Tweet
The Warriors are a jump-shooting team, and that’s fineMost every Thursday on TNT's "Inside the NBA," America's sweetheart Charles Barkley criticizes teams that take too many jump shots. By his reasoning, NBA games are won in the paint, not on the perimeter, because that's a more dependable way to…Upvote Share Tweet
Bulls' Robinson, Warriors' Lee are Players of Weeknba.com Feb 4, 2013The Chicago Bulls' Nate Robinson and the Golden State Warriors' David Lee on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 28 through Sunday, Feb. 3.Upvote Share Tweet
Best N.B.A. Games of the Weeknytimes.com Feb 4, 2013The best N.B.A. games of the week feature the Lakers at Brooklyn, Golden State at Oklahoma City and Chicago at Denver.Upvote Share Tweet
Trade season round-up, featuring Kevin Garnett, Dwight Howard, Rip Hamilton, and Danny GrangerOn Sunday the Sporting News reported that the Boston Celtics had engaged in some discussions with the Los Angeles Clippers about possibly moving legendary big man Kevin Garnett to the Clips. On some levels, the rumored discussions checked off on all the…Upvote Share TweetThe Pistons nearly came back from the dead to beat the Lakers in yesterday’s matinee. But while they didn’t get the win, Brandon Knight got the highlight, jamming all over Pau Gasol on a fast-break finish. Are the Lakers better with Gasol in the startUpvote Share Tweet
Paul Pierce hits game-winning step-back 3-pointer to push Celtics past Clippers (VIDEO)The Los Angeles Clippers had roared back from a 19-point halftime deficit against the Boston Celtics on Sunday, riding a monster second half from the backcourt duo of Eric Bledsoe and Jamal Crawford (37 total points on 14 for 23 shooting, nine assists a…Upvote Share Tweet
NBA Trade Rumors: Kevin Garnett to Clippers Being DiscussedIf you believe The Sporting News, the Los Angeles Clippers‘ recent struggles (losers of six out of their last eight games) have done nothing to dampen their belief that they can win an NBA championship this year. The outlet reported last night that multUpvote Share TweetWith just under two minutes remaining in the first half of Sunday's early tip between the Los Angeles Lakers and Detroit Pistons - to which we're sure you were all glued because there wasn't much else going on yesterday, sports-wise - Lakers big man PUpvote Share Tweet
A Charge And A Three Save Boston; Pau Gasol Denies The Lakers Another Bad Road LossSomeone forgot to tell Boston they don’t have Rajon Rondo or Jared Sullinger for the rest of this season. The Celtics ran off their fourth straight win after losing their All-Star starter point guard a week ago by devouring the short-handed Clippers, thUpvote Share Tweet
Wizards Top Shorthanded ClippersFeb 4Martell Webster scored 21 points to guide the Wizards past the Clippers, 98-90.
Dwight Howard Convo: Part 2Feb 4Dwight Howard sits down with Stephen A. Smith to talk about leaving Orlando, playing under Mike D'Antoni and being committed to winning a championship with the Lakers.
Dwight Howard Convo: Part 1Feb 4Dwight Howard sits down with Stephen A. Smith to talk about how badly he wants to succeed in Los Angeles, how his body is holding up and his production this season.
Knight Says Metta Punched HimFeb 4Flip Saunders discusses the confrontation between Metta World Peace and Brandon Knight.
NBA All-Star 2013: Will Erik Spoelstra choose Chris Bosh or Kyrie Irving?Feb 4Will Heat coach select Chris Bosh or Kyrie Irving to replace the injured Rajon Rondo?