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nba.com Mar 28, 2013The Utah Jazz were in this position last year and pulled it off. The built-for-championship Lakers never expected to be anywhere close.Share TweetEveryone in the Timberwolves locker room on Wednesday night believed Kobe Bryant got away with a foul that allowed the Los Angeles Lakers to hold on to a much-needed victory in Minnesota.Share TweetLos Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace underwent successful surgery Thursday for a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee.Share Tweet
Why do the Phoenix Suns always get the less talented basketball brother?yahoo.com Mar 28, 2013The NBA has featured a fair number of contemporaneous brother players over its history, in large part because these young men have similar genetic codes and grew up in environments that caused them to take basketball and competition very seriously. As a…Share Tweet
New York Knicks Streak Watch: Here comes a new challenger!yahoo.com Mar 28, 2013Yeah, the Miami Heat won 27 games in a row. Big deal. They couldn't even win 28 straight, so how good a team are they really? I'll tell you how good: Not good enough to win as many games in a row as the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers, a team to which it is …Share Tweet
Lee gets flagrant; Howard walks back remarksThe NBA has retroactively assessed Golden State Warriors forward David Lee a flagrant foul 1 for his hit to the face of Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard, according to a Lakers spokesman.Share TweetCNNSI.com Mar 28, 2013LeBron James spoke out about the way he gets officiated on Wednesday night, saying he is starting to get concerned about how physical he believes some opponents are against him.Share Tweetdimemag.com Mar 28, 2013Sometimes you just want to see history. We don’t think anyone would confuse us with Miami Heat fans, but yeah, we were rooting for the Heat to win last night. We wanted to see someone break that 33-game record. It’s too bad the schedule dictated theyShare TweetHall 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.Share Tweet
Intentional & ExcessiveMar 28Tackle basketball is ugly, dangerous and part of every NBA game because it's also highly effective.
Cousins' Double-Double Leads Kings Past SunsMar 28DeMarcus Cousins scores 34 points in three quarters to power Kings.
Bucks Bounce LakersMar 28Larry Sanders records a double-double in the Bucks' 113-103 win over the Lakers.
NBA RewindMar 28Watch the top action from the past week in the NBA.