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The Fun-Hating Spurs Threw Just One Alley-Oop Last Season

The Fun-Hating Spurs Threw Just One Alley-Oop Last Season

deadspin.com Updated Oct 17, 2013
The chart above, based on data from NBA Stats, shows the number of alley-oops each team has thrown in the last two regular seasons. No surprises at the very top, although it's nice to see the mediocre/bad Blazers, Hornets, Timberwolves, and Wizards crac…
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  • Ginobili enters season looking for old magic

    Ginobili enters season looking for old magic

    nba.com Oct 17, 2013
    When it was all over, when the San Antonio Spurs had let their fifth championship slip through their fingers and succumbed to the Miami Heat in a classic seven-game NBA Finals, Manu Ginobili just needed to get away. And he wasn't sure he was coming back…
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  • Dwyane Wade Plans To Sell Way Of Wade 1s In Miami On Saturday N…

    Dwyane Wade Plans To Sell Way Of Wade 1s In Miami On Saturday Night

    dimemag.com Oct 17, 2013
    Because he loves them so much, Dwyane Wade said on Instagram that he plans on selling his Way Of Wade “Team No Sleep” sneakers in Miami on Saturday night at UNKNWN between 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. Originally worn by Wade against Brooklyn last season, these sh…
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  • LeBron James toys with the idea of slamming Kevin Garnett and P…

    LeBron James toys with the idea of slamming Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce for going to Brooklyn

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Oct 17, 2013
    Strangely, soon after telling reporters that there were “no rivalries” between the Miami Heat and their Eastern Conference counterparts, LeBron James seems to have it in for the Brooklyn Celtics Nets. Though Miami handily swept the Nets by a 3-0 count i…
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  • Dwight Howard, James Harden Combine For Alley-Oop Against Orlan…

    Dwight Howard, James Harden Combine For Alley-Oop Against Orlando

    dimemag.com Oct 17, 2013
    Earlier this week, Dwight Howard spent time admitting he was disappointed Orlando didn’t retire his jersey. Then he spent most of his time in last night’s 108-104 win against his old team as a decoy, scoring only eight points in 17 minutes of PT. Howard…
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  • Video - Melo Powers Knicks Past Wizards 00:42

    Melo Powers Knicks Past Wizards

    Oct 17
    Carmelo Anthony dropped 22 points in the Knicks' 98-89 win over the Wizards.
  • Video - Ray Allen Owed An Apology? 05:28

    Ray Allen Owed An Apology?

    Oct 17
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless react to LeBron James' statement that Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce owe Ray Allen an apology for criticizing Allen when he signed with the Heat.
  • Video - Nets Top Heat In Preseason 00:38

    Nets Top Heat In Preseason

    Oct 17
    The Nets retired Jason Kidd's jersey prior to their 86-62 win over the Heat.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- LeBron James on the topic of loyalty

    Oct 17
    LeBron James feels like Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce owe Ray Allen an apology. Is he right?
  • Lee Jenkins: NBA Preview 2013-14: New faces will impact Pacific

    Oct 17
    SI.com is previewing every division ahead of the 2013-14 NBA season. We've already looked at the Central, Atlantic and Southeast. Up next, the Pacific Division, where two teams on the rise look to take the next step this season.
  • Miami Heat call out former Boston Celtics players, coach

    Oct 17
    On Thursday night, when the Heat face the Nets for the first time since Brooklyn's league-shaking summer trade, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade think some ex-Celtics on the Nets might owe the ex-Celtic on the Heat an apology.