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Pistons rely on interior play to send down Magic

Pistons rely on interior play to send down Magic

ESPN.com Updated Jan 22, 2013
Jason Maxiell, Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe combined for 38 points and 28 rebounds, and the Pistons pulled away to beat the undersized Orlando Magic 105-90 Tuesday night.
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  • For Chris Andersen, Another Chance

    For Chris Andersen, Another Chance

    nytimes.com deadspin.com Jan 22, 2013
    After being released by the Nuggets last offseason, Chris Anderson has been looking for N.B.A. work and the Heat have signed him to a 10-day contract.
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  • Damian Lillard’s Nasty Dunk In Nene’s Face

    Damian Lillard’s Nasty Dunk In Nene’s Face

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    The Wizards won the game on a wild Jordan Crawford three-pointer, but Damian Lillard had maybe the nastiest highlight of the night with this serious facial on Nene‘s head. Check out Washington’s bench on this one. They couldn’t help themselves. Whoâ
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  • Jordan Crawford’s Unreal Buzzer-Beater To Beat Portland

    Jordan Crawford’s Unreal Buzzer-Beater To Beat Portland

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    There was so much holiday action yesterday that most probably missed this game-winner from Jordan Crawford. Too bad. A 32-footer on the road to beat a potential playoff team is pretty big. Did you know the Wizards are 5-2 over their last seven games? A …
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  • Jordan Crawford hits a very deep game-winner to down the Blazer…

    Jordan Crawford hits a very deep game-winner to down the Blazers in Portland (VIDEO)

    Washington Wizards guard Jordan Crawford is a frustrating player. In addition to possessing so little tact that he once said he plans on being a better player than Michael Jordan - a ridiculous statement that nevertheless speaks to the self-belief neces
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  • The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Fallin…

    The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Falling Apart

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    The Clippers really don’t want to see the Warriors in the playoffs. We’d like it, but they certainly wouldn’t, not after Golden State beat them for the third time this season, 106-99. “There are shooters and then there are just the indescribable.â
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  • Christian Slater Sang 'The Heat Is On' at a Miami Heat Charity …

    Christian Slater Sang 'The Heat Is On' at a Miami Heat Charity Karaoke Night

    grantland.com Jan 22, 2013
    My man was in Heathers. Respect him. You can see a bunch of other photos of the "Battioke Night" — a benefit for the Take Charge Foundation (how...
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  • I Don't Believe in Miracles; I Believe in Jordan Crawford and K…

    I Don't Believe in Miracles; I Believe in Jordan Crawford and Kent Bazemore

    grantland.com Jan 22, 2013
    I know the the Blazers' announcing team of Mike Barrett and Mike Rice are trying to keep their enthusiasm for the visiting Wizards to a minimum, but c...
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  • Video - Coast to Coast: Showcase Showdown 05:36

    Coast to Coast: Showcase Showdown

    Jan 22
    Durant vs. LeBron. Who's been the MVP of the first half of the season?
  • Video - David Thorpe: 25 Under 25 05:19

    David Thorpe: 25 Under 25

    Jan 22
    The best young players in the NBA are, David Thorpe points out, not so different from the best players in the NBA, period.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Martin doing the little things for OKC

    Jan 22
    That "other" Kevin is a big reason why the Thunder own the NBA's best record, J.A. Adande writes.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers may consider trading Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Ian Thomsen: Blossoming before our eyes, George a favorite for Most Improv…

    Jan 22
    I know there are a lot of strong candidates for Most Improved Player, but I think it'll be hard to justify selecting anyone over Paul George if he keeps up his current pace. He's averaging 19.3 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in January, carrying a…