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Share TweetChauncey Billups has left the Los Angeles Clippers' game against the New Orleans Hornets after aggravating a nagging right groin strain.Share TweetUtah Jazz center Enes Kanter left the court in obvious pain against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night with what team officials said was a dislocated left shoulder.Source: nba.comShare TweetTom Boerwinkle, the former Chicago Bulls center who had a franchise-record 37 rebounds in a 1970 game against the Phoenix Suns, has died. He was 67.Source: nba.com
The difference Chris Paul makes, summed up in terms of haberdasheryUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetThere are about a million things to love about Lee Jenkins' new Sports Illustrated feature on Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul, which details the unique, transformational leadership the 27-year-old triggerman brings not only to a team, but to…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetThe Los Angeles Lakers' push for the playoffs just got a whole lot tougher.Share TweetEach victory brings the Heat closer to the Lakers' all-time record of 33 straight wins. How does Miami's winning streak compare? Rob Mahoney revisits the historic 1971-72 season.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetCasual fans who haven't caught many Dallas Mavericks games of late but tuned in for the team's nationally televised Tuesday night tilt against the Los Angeles Clippers might've immediately found themselves asking, "Dude, what the hell is going on w…
Matt Barnes Ruined A Perfectly Exciting Game With This Air BallUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetGoddamnit, Matt Barnes. Last night's game between your Los Angeles Clippers and the Dallas Mavericks was really fun to watch! It featured multiple lead changes, Chris Paul and Dirk Nowitzki having big games, and O.J. Mayo forcing overtime with this craz…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetWith the clock clicking down, Sacramento city officials took their last shot at keeping the NBA Kings in California's capital by approving a public-private deal to build a new 18,500-seat arena and retail center downtown.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThat wasn’t much of compelling first round playoff preview was it? The streaking New York Knicks went into Boston and smacked the Celtics, 100-85. (and it didn’t even feel that close). New York has now won five in a row, and last night’s W pushed thSource: dimemag.com
How an Emerging Andrew Bogut Could Be the Playoff Difference for the WarriorsUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetAfter a brutal six-game losing streak in early February put their playoff hopes in doubt, the Golden State Warriors have fared much better lately. The...Source: grantland.com
Chris Paul Leads Clippers Past Former TeamMar 27Big fourth quarter lifts Clippers past Hornets.
Kobe Leads Lakers With 31Mar 27Lakers hold off Wolves 120-117.
Are The Lakers In Trouble?Mar 27Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Metta World Peace's knee injury and the Lakers' chances of making the playoffs.
Jerry West says he thought Miami Heat would break Los Angeles Lakers' win …Mar 28Hall of Famer Jerry West told ESPN.com on Wednesday night that he had started to believe the Heat, at the very least, would match the Lakers' all-time record of 33 wins in a row.
Greatest win streak in NBA history - 1971-72 LA LakersMar 27Members of the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers remember their league-record 33-game winning streak