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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…Share Tweet
Ginobili enters season looking for old magicnba.com Oct 17, 2013When 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…Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 17, 2013Because 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…Share TweetStrangely, 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…Share Tweet
Dwight Howard, James Harden Combine For Alley-Oop Against Orlandodimemag.com Oct 17, 2013Earlier 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…Share Tweet
Melo Powers Knicks Past WizardsOct 17Carmelo Anthony dropped 22 points in the Knicks' 98-89 win over the Wizards.
Ray Allen Owed An Apology?Oct 17Stephen 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.
Nets Top Heat In PreseasonOct 17The Nets retired Jason Kidd's jersey prior to their 86-62 win over the Heat.