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Dirk scores 19 as Mavs hold off Lin, RocketsESPN.com Jan 16, 2013Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points, O.J. Mayo hit two tiebreaking free throws and the Dallas Mavericks held off a Jeremy Lin-led surge to beat the Houston Rockets 105-100 on Wednesday night.Share TweetHornets topple Celtics in Rivers' father-son clashShare Tweet
Take a look inside the Memphis Grizzlies’ NBA-best in-arena music teamEach professional sports venue has a standard rotation of songs, including but not limited to "Let's Get It Started," that one Pitbull song about the neverending party, and the collected works of LMFAO (video links barred from BDL by editorial…Share Tweet
Xavier Henry’s quarter-ending heave: A few feet low, a few feet short, a few seconds early (VIDEO)New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams dusted off sparingly used wing Xavier Henry against the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday, and the third-year Kansas product rewarded him, scoring five points in four minutes as part of a 19-7 run late in the third q…Share Tweet
Blake Griffin Huge Breakaway Dunk on the Houston Rockets (Video)dimemag.com Jan 16, 2013Did you catch this huge Blake Griffin breakaway dunk on the Houston Rockets last night? Just brutal. To quote on of the Dime Crew when he saw this, “This isn’t even human!” Check it out here: And check out more Blake Griffin dunks and news. For breaShare TweetCNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013This isn't how Miami expected its title defense to go. Defense has been a concern. So has focus, writes Chris Mannix. Yet the Heat still lead the East. Is there real reason for concern?Share TweetIn a season hamstrung by the first knee surgery of his career, Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki is averaging just 13.3 points on 42 percent shooting, numbers that rank amongst the worst of his career excluding a frustrating rookie season. The forw…Share Tweet
Ty Lawson Beats The Rookie Of The Year Front-Runner; Hoosiers Losedimemag.com Jan 16, 2013Even after Chris Paul’s right kneecap conspired to scratch Tuesday’s most intriguing point-guard matchup from the schedule - CP3 and the Clippers facing Jeremy Lin and the Rockets - the NBA still delivered a gem by giving us Ty Lawson versus DamiaShare Tweet
Different Point Of AttackCNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013Chris Paul sat out, but the Clippers rolled again in a 117-109 win over the Rockets. Ben Golliver examines L.A.'s decisive run, Grant Hill's cameo and Blake Griffin's latest highlight.Share Tweet
Rivers, Hornets Snap Celtics' Six-Game Win StreakJan 16Hornets top Celtics 90-78 for their sixth win in seven games.
Mavs Dunk In TransitionJan 16O.J. Mayo feeds Shawn Marion for the dunk
Lin One-Handed Lay InJan 16Jeremy Lin drives through traffic and finishes with the lay in.
TrueHoop TV: On Royce WhiteJan 16Amin Elhassan on Royce White.