This is the January 24, 2013 news archive. View today's NBA Southwest rumors and news.
NBA Southwest News and Rumors
Hornets owner Tom Benson is changing his team's nickname to the Pelicans and said the switch will create a bond with the city that could lead to a championship.Share TweetTim Duncan was selected to his 14th All-Star game, Spurs teammate Tony Parker is joining him, and the Chicago Bulls also had two reserves chosen Thursday for next month's game in Houston.Share TweetSpurs coach Gregg Popovich and forward Tim Duncan will miss a second straight game after the ailing duo didn't make the trip for Friday night's game at Dallas.Share Tweet
Delonte West might go to the D-League to get back to the NBAyahoo.com Jan 24, 2013Coming into this season, Delonte West was expected to play a major role in a rebuilt Dallas Mavericks backcourt that featured new starters at both guard positions. Things went sour just before the start of the campaign, though, with Mavericks coach Rick…Share Tweet
LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwight Howarddimemag.com Jan 24, 2013You know you have a good team when you can withstand five three-pointers from Jose Calderon, 36 combined points off the bench from a journeyman (Alan Anderson) and a rookie (Terrence Ross), and a turnover and missed shot from LeBron in the final minute.…Share Tweet
NBA All-Star ReservesJan 24Spurs and Bulls get two All-Star reserves each.
Five Good Minutes: Royce WhiteJan 24Royce White on his mental health and future with the Rockets.
Here Come The PelicansJan 24Antonio Davis and Herm Edwards discuss the Hornets' expected name change to the Pelicans.