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Kobe Bryant out indefinitely after suffering severe left ankle sprain in Lakers loss to Hawks (VIDEO)The Los Angeles Lakers dropped a close one to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night, but might have lost much more than one game - All-Star shooting guard Kobe Bryant suffered what the team called a severe left ankle sprain late in the fourth quarter andUpvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated Mar 13, 2013This is just tremendous. Sanders was ejected from the Bucks game against the Wizards after picking up two technical fouls. Before leaving the court, however, Larry handed out a trio of thumbs ups to the officials calling the game. Sanders finished the g…Upvote Share Tweet
Wall exchanges words with coach, lifts WizardsJohn Wall had 23 points and 10 assists, and the Washington Wizards Milwaukee Bucks 106-93 Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Heat 4th team to win 20 straight in one seasonLeBron James scored 27 points and the Miami Heat became the fourth team to win at least 20 consecutive games in a season, rallying to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 98-94 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Despite win, D'Antoni rips 'Hack-a-Howard' planThe Los Angeles Lakers won on Tuesday with the Orlando Magic resorting to "Hack-a-Howard" and constantly parading Dwight Howard to the foul line, but that doesn't mean that coach Mike D'Antoni approves of "Hack-a-Whomever."Upvote Share Tweet
Wizards' Beal to miss fifth straight gamenba.com Updated Mar 13, 2013Bradley Beal is expected to miss his fifth straight game for Washington Wizards on Wednesday night against the Bucks.Upvote Share Tweet
Create-a-Caption: ‘Look! Up in the standings!’"It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... 27 other teams. Oh, man. That's kind of a bummer. Like, we've been pretty good for a while, and it's still that bad. Dang." It's OK, Washington Wizards. You're still sneakily fun and OK in our books (especi…Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Heat’s winning streak stands at 19 games, and there’s good reason to believe it could be snapped any day now. Not only is there the popular notion that every dog team could have its day, or every alpha dog could be a few missed free throws aUpvote Share Tweet
Dwight Howard responds to heckling Orlando fan with ‘yo mama’ joke, because of course (VIDEO)I have to say - it was really nice getting to spend the morning working on a post about how sharp and dominant Dwight Howard was during the Los Angeles Lakers' Tuesday night win over the Orlando Magic - a season-high 39 points, 16 rebounds and three bUpvote Share Tweet
The Indiana Pacers: Contender Or Pretender?dimemag.com Updated Mar 13, 2013The NBA is notorious for having a small number of teams with realistic championship expectations. While nearly half of the NFL can claim to be in the running, the NBA normally only has a handful of true contenders. The Heat, Thunder and Spurs have all e…Upvote Share TweetYou're not going to believe this, but after he spent months trying to force his way out of Central Florida, worked behind the scenes to undermine his coach and general manager, picked up a one-year contract option because he wanted everyone to love him …Upvote Share Tweet
Lakers Fall To HawksMar 13Lakers' four-game winning streak comes to an end with the 96-92 loss to the Hawks.
Heat Hold On For 20th Straight WinMar 13Miami Heat become the fourth team in NBA history to win at least 20 straight games with the 98-94 victory over the 76ers.
Analyzing The Heat's Win StreakMar 13Stephen A. Smith, Skip Bayless and Morris Chestnut debate if the Heat's win streak is a good thing and how long it will last.
Wizards Run Past Bucks 106-93Mar 13John Wall drops a double-double on Bucks.
Ian Thomsen: Two years later, Carmelo trade has benefited Knicks, NuggetsMar 13I thought the Knicks gave up too much in the Carmelo Anthony trade, but only Danilo Gallinari seems to have a chance to become big star among the players Denver received. What do you think of that trade two years later? -- David Chabon, Marlboro, N.J.