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Share TweetEric Bledsoe had 27 points, including 19 in the second half, and the Los Angeles Clippers used a big third quarter to secure an 86-76 win over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.Share TweetWith one more procedural move, the Sacramento Kings took another step toward Seattle.
Lakers’ Pau Gasol out indefinitely with partial right plantar fascia tear, could miss 6 to 8 weeks (VIDEO)Updated Feb 6 Share TweetMost NBA fans feared the worst as soon as we heard Los Angeles Lakers forward/center Pau Gasol say he "felt a pop" in the plantar fascia (the connective tissue on the sole) of his right foot during the fourth quarter of L.A.'s 92-83 road win o…Share TweetLos Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol will miss six to eight weeks with a partially torn plantar fascia, according to a CBS Sports report.
Kobe Doin' Young KobeUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetThis was the moment at the Barclays Center last night that the entire upper deck-populated by significantly more Lakers than Nets fans, already-erupted in united awe. My friend leaned into a stranger, hand on his head, and the guy next to me yelled ouSource: deadspin.com
Watch Houston Make A Record-Tying 23 Three-Pointers In One GameUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetGolden State had a pretty good offensive night. As we mentioned in Smack, they lit it up for 62 points in the first half against Houston… and yet trailed by 15. The Houston Rockets would go on to make 23 of 40 threes, tying a NBA record. On Monday nightSource: dimemag.com
Rockets sink 23 treys to tie NBA record in routUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetThe Houston Rockets tied an NBA record and set a franchise mark with 23 3-pointers in a 140-109 win over Golden State on Tuesday night.Share TweetThe Houston Rockets put on a historically great shooting performance on Tuesday night, defeating the Golden State Warriors 140-109 at home. Houston tied an NBA record with 23 3-pointers on 40 attempts, with three players making at least four triples and…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetLos Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak has told Dwight Howard he will not be traded before the Feb. 21 trade deadline, according to league sources.
Waiting For SupermanUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetKobe Bryant closed out the Nets 92-83, but the Lakers lost Pau Gasol in the process. With Kobe already doing all he can, L.A. needs Dwight Howard back soon, says Chris Mannix.Source: CNNSI.com
Seattle Group Has Filed For RelocationFeb 6ESPN Insider Kevin Pelton has the latest on the Seattle group that has purchased the Sacramento Kings, which has filed for relocation.
Thunder Win Second StraightFeb 6Thunder roll Warriors, 119-98.
Hornets Put Away SunsFeb 6Greivis Vasquez drops double-double in Hornets' 93-84 win over Suns.
Clippers Handle Struggling MagicFeb 6Eric Bledsoe poured in 27 points and DeAndre Jordan tallied a double-double to power the Clippers.
Mike Krzyzewski still being courted by Team USA basketball, according to s…Feb 6Team USA basketball still is holding out hope that Mike Krzyzewski will remain the team's coach, according to sources.
Chris Bosh of Miami Heat to sit out with illnessFeb 6The Miami Heat will be without All-Star center Chris Bosh on Wednesday against the Houston Rockets because of illness. He is considered day to day.