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Heat's Whiteside suspended one game for throwing elbow

Heat's Whiteside suspended one game for throwing elbow

nba.com dimemag.com ESPN.com Updated 18 hours ago
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been suspended one game without pay for throwing an elbow and making contact with the head of San Antonio Spurs center Boban Marjanovic, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketba…
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  • Kawhi's last-second winner completes Spurs' comeback vs. Magic

    Kawhi's last-second winner completes Spurs' comeback vs. Magic

    yahoo.com Feb 11 (yesterday)
    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has often been described as a different kind of superstar, a guy who dominates with league-best defense and smart decision-making on the offensive side. These ideas are borne out by the stats — Leonard averages an…
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  • Elfrid Payton’s Missed Layup At The Buzzer Obscures The Spurs’ …

    Elfrid Payton’s Missed Layup At The Buzzer Obscures The Spurs’ Crazy Defensive Gaffe

    dimemag.com Feb 10 (yesterday)
    Kawhi. So. Clutch. pic.twitter.com/jKx53SScsM — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) February 11, 2016 That’s Kawhi Leonard nailing a pull-up jumper with .9 seconds left to give the San Antonio Spurs a 98-96 lead over the Orlando Magic. Without any timeouts, Scot…
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  • Rose back in Bulls' lineup against Hawks after missing game

    Rose back in Bulls' lineup against Hawks after missing game

    nba.com Feb 10 (yesterday)
    Derrick Rose is in the Chicago Bulls' lineup Wednesday against the Atlanta Hawks after missing a game because of soreness.
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  • Wall has to work for recognition among top guards

    Wall has to work for recognition among top guards

    nba.com Feb 10 (yesterday)
    Fresh off scoring 51 points against the Washington Wizards, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry praised John Wall, who dropped a quiet 41 against the Warriors.
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  • The Miami Heat Paid Homage To ‘Martin’ With A Priceless Video

    The Miami Heat Paid Homage To ‘Martin’ With A Priceless Video

    dimemag.com Feb 10 (yesterday)
    If you were around back in the 90's… we think you'll enjoy this. — Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) February 9, 2016 Most people don’t know how boring NBA life is. Travel from city to city, hotel to hotel, game to game, plane to plane. Boooring. To break the mon…
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  • LaMarcus Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard find synergy against Heat

    LaMarcus Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard find synergy against Heat

    ESPN.com Feb 10 (2 days ago)
    LaMarcus Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard find synergy against Heat
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  • Pop shakes head at N.H. primary result, Bernie balls out after …

    Pop shakes head at N.H. primary result, Bernie balls out after win

    yahoo.com Feb 9 (2 days ago)
    Never a fan of between-quarters interviews during nationally televised basketball games, Gregg Popovich broke new ground during his chat with TNT's David Aldridge during the San Antonio Spurs' Tuesday night matchup with the Miami Heat: offering politica…
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  • The Time Michael Jordan Appeared On A Japanese Game Show And Ma…

    The Time Michael Jordan Appeared On A Japanese Game Show And Made ‘9 Hoops’ History

    dimemag.com Feb 9 (3 days ago)
    Subscribe to UPROXX In 2000, Michael Jordan was a year removed after retiring from the NBA a second time following his sixth championship with the Bulls. MJ wouldn’t return to the Association as a player until 2001 with the Wizards, but there’s video of…
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  • Heat to retire Shaq's No. 32 jersey next season

    Heat to retire Shaq's No. 32 jersey next season

    nba.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Feb 9 (3 days ago)
    Shaquille O'Neal helped the Miami Heat put up their first championship banner, and soon another banner will sway over the team's home floor in his honor.
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  • Are The Hawks Giving Up On Their Core As Championship Hopes Fad…

    Are The Hawks Giving Up On Their Core As Championship Hopes Fade?

    dimemag.com Feb 9 (3 days ago)
    Getty Image The Atlanta Hawks were the feel-good story of the 2014-15 NBA season. In the follow-up campaign, though, they’ve plateaued as what the Hawks were for so many years prior: a solid playoff team and not much more. Now, after a change in ownersh…
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  • Magic Johnson Talks About How He ‘Needed’ His Historic 1992 All…

    Magic Johnson Talks About How He ‘Needed’ His Historic 1992 All-Star Game

    dimemag.com Feb 9 (3 days ago)
    Subscribe to UPROXX It was 24 years ago today when Magic Johnson played in the 1992 All-Star Game. It was his 11th-consecutive appearance in the event, but it was more significant than all the others combined. Months earlier, he had retired abruptly bef…
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  • Nikola Vucevic Nails The Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater To Sink The…

    Nikola Vucevic Nails The Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater To Sink The Hawks

    dimemag.com deadspin.com Feb 7 (5 days ago)
    Subscribe to UPROXX Super Bowl Sunday be damned. Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic weren’t about to be overshadowed by the big game. So with their afternoon matinee against the Atlanta Hawks tied at 94-94 in the closing seconds, Orlando went straight…
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  • Oklahoma City is the NBA's next contender to take on Golden Sta…

    Oklahoma City is the NBA's next contender to take on Golden State

    yahoo.com Feb 6 (6 days ago)
    In June 2012, the Oklahoma City Thunder bowed out of the NBA Finals in rather respectable fashion. It was assumed that OKC was in its first of what would be several consecutive pairings with the LeBron James-led Miami Heat, and that this league had its …
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  • Paul George Hits A Wild Circus Shot From Downtown While Trying …

    Paul George Hits A Wild Circus Shot From Downtown While Trying To Draw The Foul

    dimemag.com Feb 5 (6 days ago)
    With just over a minute to go and the Pacers trailing the Hawks 95-90 Friday night, Paul George lined up an open three. He came up short, but like our coaches taught us in third grade, followed his shot and somehow came away with the rebound out near th…
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  • Hassan Whiteside Blocks And Grabs Marvin Williams’ Shot Out Of …

    Hassan Whiteside Blocks And Grabs Marvin Williams’ Shot Out Of Midair With One Hand

    dimemag.com Feb 5 (6 days ago)
    WATCH: Hassan Whiteside grabs ball with one hand for 10th block, triple-double — CBS Sports NBA (@CBSSportsNBA) February 6, 2016 Hassan Whiteside showed once again why he’s the best shot-blocker in the NBA Friday night. With the Heat clinging to a two-p…
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  • Al Horford Put Solomon Hill On A Poster With This Filthy One-Ha…

    Al Horford Put Solomon Hill On A Poster With This Filthy One-Handed Jam

    dimemag.com Feb 5 (7 days ago)
    With the Hawks down 72-69 to the Pacers with under a minute left in the third quarter Friday night, Al Horford decided to take matters into his own hands. After getting his defender to bite on the pump fake, Horford took it straight down main street for…
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  • Jazz-Wizards postponed game rescheduled for Feb. 18

    Jazz-Wizards postponed game rescheduled for Feb. 18

    nba.com Feb 5 (7 days ago)
    The National Basketball Association announced today that the Jan. 23 game between the Utah Jazz and Washington Wizards, which was postponed due to severe weather conditions in the Eastern United States, has been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb. 18 at 7 p.…
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  • The Cavaliers Reportedly Want Jared Dudley, But The Wizards Are…

    The Cavaliers Reportedly Want Jared Dudley, But The Wizards Aren’t Budging

    dimemag.com Feb 5 (7 days ago)
    Getty Image The Cleveland Cavaliers may be the top seed in the Eastern Conference, but that doesn’t mean they’re totally satisfied with their roster. One piece, specifically, that could both augment their strengths and cover up some of their weaknesses …
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  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - Magic Stun Blazers 00:51

    Magic Stun Blazers

    Mar 20
    Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
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    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
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  • Video - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.