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The injury-riddled Brooklyn Nets will be without four starters when they play the Los Angeles Clippers.Upvote Share TweetKobe Bryant returned to practice with the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday for the first time since he tore his Achilles tendon seven months ago.Upvote Share Tweet
Kings fans set record for loudest indoor stadiumnba.com Updated Nov 16, 2013The Sacramento Kings have set a record for the loudest roar at an indoor stadium.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Nov 16, 2013With the score knotted at 98-all, the surprising Suns missed a three-pointer with a long rebound that fell to shooting guard Joe Johnson. Joe sprints back up-court with the ball and drops in a pretty little floater in the lane as the buzzer sounds. Nets…Upvote Share Tweet
Randolph, Griz hold off Lakers down stretchZack Randolph scored 14 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter and grabbed 11 rebounds, Mark Gasol had 18 points, eight boards and eight assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies eked out an 89-86 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.Upvote Share TweetBrooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams sprained his left ankle with 7:26 left in the first quarter of Friday night's 100-98 victory over the Suns in Phoenix and did not return.Upvote Share Tweet
Grizzlies Big Man Z-Bo With The Unwitting Twirling Tip-Indimemag.com Updated Nov 16, 2013In basketball, sometimes you just need a little luck. Earth-bound Memphis power forward Zach Randolph was wrestling for position under the basket with the Lakers’ Chris Kaman when a missed three-point attempt bounced quickly off the rim towards the two.…Upvote Share Tweet
Kobe: I'd be playing if these were playoffsEven though Kobe Bryant's rehabilitation ticked past the seven-month mark this week into a recovery timeline that was originally set at six to nine months by the Los Angeles Lakers, the star guard still considers himself to be progressing quickly.Upvote Share Tweet
Karl: Kobe, Lakers Should Be PatientNov 16George Karl explains why Kobe Bryant should not rush his return to the court.
Kobe Bryant Back At Lakers' PracticeNov 16Arash Markazi discusses Kobe Bryant's return to Lakers' practice since tearing his Achilles tendon.
NBA: Jason Kidd looking for help from Brooklyn Nets veteran starsNov 16What Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce did for Doc Rivers is well-documented. What they can do for Jason Kidd remains a question mark.
Cleveland Cavaliers held confrontational players-only meetingNov 16The Cleveland Cavaliers are dealing with a three-game losing streak and perhaps some chemistry problems within the locker room.
Chalmers suspended for flagrant foul on DirkNov 16Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers has been suspended following a flagrant foul against Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki on Friday night.