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Will Bynum Lobs the Rock to Andre DrummondDetroit Pistons’ Will Bynum passes the rock to Andre Drummond who throws down the alley-oop slam.Upvote Share Tweet
Jeff Teague Drives Around Defense for a Reverse LayupAtlanta Hawks Jeff Teague works his way around the Cleveland Cavaliers defense and drives the baseline into a reverse layup.Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards edge Magic to snap 8-game losing skidESPN.com Dec 28, 2012Jordan Crawford scored 27 points and the worst-in-the-NBA Washington Wizards showed they can still win a game every once in a while, breaking an eight-game losing streak Friday night with a 105-97 victory over the Orlando Magic.Upvote Share Tweet
Kyrie Irving Cashes in from Downtown As Clock ExpiresKyrie Irving hustles for a last shot and cashes in a crazy bucket from downtown at the buzzer to close the first half.Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron James Steals, Saves and ScoresLeBron James saves a steal to Norris Cole who launches the rock back to James for the reverse layup.Upvote Share Tweet
Brook Lopez Rejects a Kemba Walker LayupBrook Lopez denies Kemba Walker’s layup in tonight’s matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Charlotte Bobcats.Upvote Share Tweet
Rookie Moe Harkless Not Scared of A Little TrafficThe rookie, Moe Harkless of the Orlando Magic, is not scared of a little traffic as he drives straight through the heart of the Washington Wizards defense and knocks down the one-handed slam.Upvote Share Tweet
Kyle O’Quinn Posterizes NeneKyle O’Quinn comes off of a perfect screen roll and posterizes Nene with a huge slam.Upvote Share TweetEarlier Friday, BDL's Dan Devine noted that Miami Heat All-Star Dwyane Wade has been suspended one game for kicking Charlotte Bobcats point guard Ramon Sessions in the groin. The punishment surprised very few NBA observers - the league has made it veryUpvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant pins Darren Collison layup, goes coast-to-coast to baptize Chris Kaman (VIDEO)yahoo.com Dec 28, 2012You know, it's almost like Kevin Durant is beginning to make a habit of this whole "swat your shot, take it the length of the floor and hammer home a dunk on your head" thing. Last week, he did it to Josh Smith and the Atlanta Hawks; this week…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 28, 2012We were pretty sure that some nature of punishment would come down from the league office for both Dwyane Wade and Dwight Howard after the former went below the belt on Charlotte Bobcats guard Ramon Sessions and the latter went up high on Denver Nuggets…Upvote Share Tweet
Hawks Battle Past CavsDec 28Jeff Teague scores a career-high 27 points in Hawks' 102-94 win over Cavs.
Heat Fall To Pistons Without Dwyane WadeDec 28Heat's six-game winning streak snapped with 109-99 loss to the Pistons.
Wizards Record Fourth WinDec 28Wizards snap eight-game slide with 105-97 win over Magic.
Wade Says He Never Meant To Kick SessionsDec 28Christian Fauria and Chris Mannix weigh in on Dwyane Wade's tweet about kicking Ramon Sessions in the groin.
NBA -- Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov will expect immediate impact …Dec 28Brooklyn's next coach will have to deal with immediate pressure from owner Mikhail Prokhorov, writes Brian Windhorst.
Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov says team 'capable of much more'Dec 28Brooklyn Nets owner and Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov decided last week that he would fire head coach Avery Johnson. But he got a few days' worth of heli-skiing in British Columbia before pulling the trigger Thursday.
Miami Heat fire back at NBA for suspension of Dwyane WadeDec 28The Miami Heat said Friday the franchise didn't agree with the one-game suspension given to Dwyane Wade for making contact with Charlotte's Ramon Sessions earlier this week.
Lee Jenkins: Clippers still streaking for now, but best is yet to comeDec 28LOS ANGELES -- The 2007-08 Houston Rockets have become something of a cautionary tale in the NBA, a middling team that stood at 24-20 on Jan. 27, before they jumped into a kerosene bath. The searing Rockets embarked on a 22-game winning streak, an unfor…