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Bucks drop Suns for first win in Phoenix since '87Share TweetWarriors' Curry out indefinitely with ankle sprainShare TweetLos Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant has been a part of the NBA for 17 seasons. During that time, he's seen several different eras, from the end of Michael Jordan's dominance to the recent ascendance of LeBron James and Kevin Durant. The only constant, r…Share TweetDuring the second season of the Lakers’ three-peat with the Holy Trinity of Shaq, Phil and Kobe, there was a story in an ESPN feature detailing how Kobe Bryant welcomed J.R. Rider to L.A. Story goes that KB, to reaffirm his status as the ultimate alphaShare Tweet
Brian Scalabrine lied about concussion symptoms to Celtics doctors to get cleared for the playoffsyahoo.com Jan 17, 2013Pau Gasol will return to the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup for the team's nationally televised Thursday game against the defending NBA champion Miami Heat after missing five games with a concussion brought on by an inadvertent elbow from Denver Nuggets cen…Share Tweet
Bidding Basketball: How To Get Ready For The Possible Return Of The NBA To Seattledimemag.com Jan 17, 2013Last week, the basketball world was abuzz with news that the owners of the Sacramento Kings were in the process of finalizing the sale of the franchise to a Seattle-based ownership group. The upshot of the apparent deal, while far from sealed, was that …Share TweetLeBron James has been a star from roughly the minute he entered the NBA in 2003, and over that time he's accomplished a heck of a lot. As a player who can do pretty much anything he wishes on the court, LeBron has accrued a lot of numbers over that time…Share Tweet
Family First: In the Rivers' first father-son meeting, Austin g…In the Rivers' first father-son meeting, Austin got the best of Doc in the Hornets' 90-78 win. But the emotional night, years in the making, was about much more, says Ian Thomsen.Share Tweet
Clippers Cruise Past Wolves, 90-77Jan 17Wolves lose fifth straight.
Bomani Jones on Hero WorshipJan 17LeBron faces Kobe tonight as Lance Armstrong faces Oprah. Bomani Jones, on why we love to build athletes up before tearing them down.
Challenging Season For Kobe, LakersJan 17Stephen A. Smith discusses how important Thursday's matchup with the Heat is for the Lakers.
Dunk Of The NightJan 17Blake Griffin drives baseline and finishes with the one-handed slam.