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Jamal Crawford scored a season-high 30 points, including 12 straight to start the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers looked just fine without Chris Paul in a 117-109 win over the struggling Houston Rockets on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
DeAndre Jordan Denies Patrick PattersonDeAndre Jordan hustles across the baseline and comes up with a huge block on Patrick Patterson’s shot attempt in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets.The post DeAndre Jordan Denies Patrick Patterson appeared first onUpvote Share Tweet
Eric Bledsoe Lobs It To DeAndre JordanEric Bledsoe picks off a pass and lobs the rock to DeAndre Jordan who throws down the alley-oop in tonight’s matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets.The post Eric Bledsoe Lobs It To DeAndre Jordan appeared first on Dime Magazine (diUpvote Share Tweet
Vasquez, Gordon guide Hornets past 76ersESPN.com Updated Jan 15, 2013Greivis Vasquez scored 23 points, Eric Gordon added 19 and the New Orleans Hornets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 111-99 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetWe all remember San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich incurring the wrath of David Stern when he decided to send Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Danny Green back to Texas to rest rather than suit them up for a nationally televised matchup wi…Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Won’t Trade Dirk Nowitzki, But It Did Send His Bobblehead Into SpaceTwo days ago Dallas owner Mark Cuban re-iterated that he would not trade cornerstone player Dirk Nowitzki. Cuban recently said that the “Bank of Cuban” was open and he would “100 percent” make a trade by the Feb. 21 deadline. Shawn Marion is the pUpvote Share TweetThe plan, all along, was to get through this season with a half-filled cabinet, and then clear it for a strike at the summer free agency bonanza. But Dallas lost Dirk Nowitzki to injury for the first leg of the season, and even with a few guys playing o…Upvote Share Tweet
5 Benches That Could Hold Back NBA Playoff ContendersWhat makes San Antonio so frustrating for opponents and fun to watch for us, the fans, is the parallel personnel magic GM R.C. Buford and coach Gregg Popovich seem to always have working. It’s twofold: The Spurs’ core of Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and MUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Jan 15, 2013Kevin Durant's been hunting for poster victims pretty much all season long. We've seen him ring up Toronto Raptors rookie Jonas Valanciunas, go end-to-end to throw one down on Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith, turn a blocked shot into a vicious slam on …Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant Unleashes The Monster In The Desert; The Grizzlies Get ExposedIt’s a good thing Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook didn’t get much help last night. Phoenix fans went to the arena expecting to see competitive basketball, not some bloodbath. Durant and Westbrook didn’t need any help, taking the Suns on 2-on-5 anUpvote Share Tweet
Cuban Ready To Make A DealJan 15ESPNDallas.com's Tim MacMahon discusses Mark Cuban's comments about the Mavericks' being aggressive before the NBA trade deadline.
Coast to Coast: Picking The All-StarsJan 15J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez on why upstart teams deserve more attention when it comes to selecting All-Stars.
Hornets Cruise Past 76ersJan 15Hornets top 76ers 111-99 for their fifth win in six games.
Clippers Sneak Past Rockets, 117-109Jan 15Clippers pick up 30th win of the season.
Paul George, Deron Williams shine at home; Andrea Bargnani, Tim Duncan shi…Jan 15John Cregan looks at players with significant statistical splits at home versus on the road.
Ian Thomsen: Examining the coaching hot seat, more mailJan 15We've already seen three coaches lose their jobs this season: Mike Brown, Avery Johnson and Scott Skiles. With the midway point of the season approaching, which other coaches should be fearing for their futures? -- Thomas Detweiler, Philadelphia
Grantland Channel Presents: House EatsJan 15Joe House and I became friends for two reasons: eating and basketball. When we went to school together at the College of the Holy Cross, we would play...