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Dirk Nowitzki doesn’t sound excited about the Mavericks’ future

Dirk Nowitzki doesn’t sound excited about the Mavericks’ future

yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated Jan 7, 2013
In the immediate aftermath of their 2011 championship, the Dallas Mavericks took a gamble. With many key players - especially Tyson Chandler - set to become free agents, Mark Cuban and his front office decided to let most of them go. It was a calculat
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  • Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike James

    Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike James

    ESPN.com Jan 7, 2013
    The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
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  • Knicks' Anthony, Rockets' Harden named Players of the Week

    Knicks' Anthony, Rockets' Harden named Players of the Week

    nba.com Jan 7, 2013
    The New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and the Houston Rockets' James Harden today were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 31 through Sunday, Jan. 6.
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  • Roundup: What You Missed The Weekend Some Bros Snuck Into The K…

    Roundup: What You Missed The Weekend Some Bros Snuck Into The Knicks Locker Room

    deadspin.com Jan 7, 2013
    A Group Of Bros Infiltrated The Knicks Locker Room, Asked Gregg Popovich About J.R. Smith, And Got Kicked Out After Snapping A Picture Of Half-Naked Carmelo | The conclusions are obvious. If you act like you belong, you do belong. Read » More »
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  • The Houston Rockets have suspended Royce White for ‘refusing to…

    The Houston Rockets have suspended Royce White for ‘refusing to provide services’

    yahoo.com Jan 7, 2013
    The situation of Houston Rockets rookie forward Royce White has been explained here and elsewhere enough times for it to be fairly familiar. White, who suffers from anxiety, missed the first few days of training camp, secured a bus to take him to severa…
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  • Randolph's hot shooting leads Grizzlies by Suns

    Randolph's hot shooting leads Grizzlies by Suns

    ESPN.com Jan 7, 2013
    Randolph scored 21 points and Rudy Gay added 20 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 92-81 victory over the Phoenix Suns.
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  • Put Me In, Coach: Why More Minutes Won't Mean Less Success for …

    Put Me In, Coach: Why More Minutes Won't Mean Less Success for the NBA's Underused

    grantland.com Jan 7, 2013
    When the Houston Rockets pried Omer Asik away from the Bulls with an aggressive offer sheet, the most pressing question (after "Who?" and "Him?") was ...
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  • Video - Gordon, Hornets Sting Spurs 00:46

    Gordon, Hornets Sting Spurs

    Jan 7
    Eric Gordon leads Hornets with 24 points in 95-88 win over Spurs.
  • Video - Zach Randolph On "Pit Bulls & Parolees" 02:26

    Zach Randolph On "Pit Bulls & Parolees"

    Jan 7
    Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph took a break away from the court to appear on Animal Planet's "Pit Bulls & Parolees."

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  • Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
  • Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.