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Dominique Wilkins remembers drowned teammate Dan Roundfield in surprising New York Times pieceyahoo.com Dec 27, 2012In early August, former NBA forward Dan Roundfield tragically died at the age of 59 while attempting (and succeeding) to help his wife Bernie through rough water in Aruba. In 11 seasons, Roundfield made three All-Stars (consecutively from 1980 through 1…Share TweetESPN.com Dec 27, 2012Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King sounded optimistic that point guard Deron Williams and power forward Kris Humphries will be back in the lineup for Friday night's game against the Charlotte Bobcats.Share TweetIt would be easy for Bobcats coach Mike Dunlap to tear up the blueprint amid a 16-game losing streak and come up with an entirely new plan.Share TweetWhen the NBA released the first returns in fan voting for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game in Houston two weeks ago, Miami Heat forward LeBron James had received more votes than any other player, barely edging Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers by 1,929 vo…Share Tweet
The Lakers Get Pushed To A Breaking Point; The Hawks Almost Get Embarrasseddimemag.com Dec 27, 2012A great recipe for disaster — at least if you’re the Lakers — is playing in Denver on the second night of a back-to-back. Old legs. The high altitude. The penchant of the Nuggets to play fast and frenetic. It almost never works out for L.A., and lasShare Tweet
Smith pours in 31 as Hawks top Pistons in 2OTESPN.com Dec 27, 2012Josh Smith scored 31 points, Al Horford added 22 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Detroit Pistons 126-119 in double overtime Wednesday night.Share Tweet
LeBron, Heat Staying HotDec 27Tim Legler discusses LeBron James' impressive streak of scoring at least 20 points in every game this season.
Dwyane Wade Suspended For Shot To GroinDec 27Dwyane Wade suspended one game for shot to the groin on Bobcats G Ramon Sessions.