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Bobcats' late push ends Wizards' win streakESPN.com Updated Mar 18, 2013Gerald Henderson had 27 points, Kemba Walker came up big late and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated Washington 119-114 Monday night to snap the Wizards' three-game win streak.Upvote Share TweetHey, do you think Jason Terry can jump as high as LeBron James? No, me neither. As we learned during the second quarter of Monday night's marquee matchup between the streaking Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics, though, the man they call "JET" …Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron James Destroyed Jason Terry With a Monster Alley Oopdimemag.com Updated Mar 18, 2013Holy … did you see the fast break alley oop that LeBron James caught on Jason Terry right before halftime a few minutes ago? I respect Courtney Lee for recognizing the situation and sprinting in to get a dazed Terry up off the deck. It would have only mUpvote Share TweetKevin Garnett is out of the lineup for the Boston Celtics as they try to stop the Miami Heat's 22-game winning streak.Upvote Share TweetThe NBA's amnesty clause is a peculiar thing. Under the terms of the new collective bargaining agreement, each team can release a player and take his contract off the salary cap as long as the deal was signed prior to the new CBA. The good news for the …Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Mar 18, 2013ATLANTA (AP) -- A lawyer for a woman who says Michael Jordan fathered her teenage son has withdrawn her paternity suit, but left open the possibility that it could be refiled.Upvote Share Tweet
McGrady: Rockets' 22-game run 'a lot harder'ESPN.com Updated Mar 18, 2013Tracy McGrady, who played on the last NBA team to win 22 straight games, says the streak his 2008 Houston Rockets went on was more impressive than the Miami Heat's current 22-game win streak.Upvote Share Tweet
Best N.B.A. Games of the Weeknytimes.com Updated Mar 18, 2013Notable N.B.A. games this week include Miami at Boston, Denver at Oklahoma City, and Utah at Houston.Upvote Share Tweet
Wall, Aldridge named Players of the Weeknba.com Updated Mar 18, 2013The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge on Monday were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 11 through Sunday, March 17.Upvote Share TweetWhen Larry Sanders got himself ejected during the closing stages of last Wednesday's loss to the Washington Wizards, his sarcastic triple-thumbs-up response gave the heave-ho a somewhat jovial feel that kind of took the edge off a double-digit defeat at…Upvote Share TweetIt was an incredible Sunday for Bucks guard Monta Ellis. Entering the fourth quarter of his team’s eventual win over the Orlando Magic with just 14 points and nursing a nine-point deficit, Ellis went off for 25 points in the final period to lead MilwaukUpvote Share Tweet
Norris Cole hits Dwyane Wade for 3/4-court alley-oop as Heat push winning streak to 22 (Video)When you have decided to adopt a DJ Khaled song as a practical philosophy, even winning can get a little ho-hum. It's not enough just to keep beating whatever opponent the schedule-maker puts in front of you for six straight weeks (and counting) - you'vUpvote Share Tweet
March Madness Is Finally Here; LeBron James & Miami’s Win Streak Reaches 22dimemag.com Updated Mar 18, 2013A few interesting subplots went down in the NBA last night, headlined by Miami invading Jurassic Park and destroying the Raptors. But it all still took a backseat to March Madness … While many predicted the top four No. 1 seeds correctly (Louisville, KaUpvote Share Tweet
Mavs Roll Past HawksMar 18Dirk Nowitzki scores 22 points to power the Mavericks to the 127-113 win over the Hawks.
Heat Rally To Keep Streak AliveMar 18Heat erase a 17-point deficit to defeat the Celtics 105-103 and extend their winning streak to 23 games, the second longest in NBA history.
More Impressive Winning Streak: Heat Or Rockets?Mar 18Chris Mullin breaks down the Miami Heat's and Houston Rocket's 22-game winning streaks.
LeBron James Alley-Oop Over Jason TerryMar 18Norris Cole throws it up to LeBron James who finishes with the huge dunk.
Derrick Rose of Chicago Bulls should sit rest of seasonMar 18The Heat is too great for a Derrick Rose return this season.