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Nuggets beat Grizzlies for 11th straight winUpdated Mar 15 Share Tweet
Kosta Koufos scored 18 points and grabbed a career-high 16 rebounds, helping the Denver Nuggets rally to beat the Memphis Grizzlies, 87-80, on Friday night for their 11th straight win, their longest streak in 30 years.
For Spurs, Belief in Popovich Trumps StrategyUpdated Mar 15 Share TweetThe details of San Antonio Coach Gregg Popovich coaching strategies are secondary to how much his players believe in them.Source: nytimes.com
Spurs clinch 14th straight 50-win season, 16th straight playoff berth, remain unhappy, duhUpdated Mar 15 Share TweetThe San Antonio Spurs won their 50th game in 66 tries during the 2012-13 season on Thursday night, topping the longtime rival Dallas Mavericks in a game that saw Tim Duncan continue his brilliant turn-back-the-clock season with a game-high 28 points on …Source: yahoo.com
The Memphis Grizzlies: Contender Or Pretender?Updated Mar 15 Share TweetThe NBA is notorious for having a small number of teams with realistic championship expectations. While nearly half of the NFL can claim to be in the running, the NBA normally only has a handful of true contenders. The Heat, Thunder and Spurs have all e…Source: dimemag.com
Finally, Someone Has Created Dynamic NBA Box ScoresUpdated Mar 15 Share TweetThis is for all the basketbloggers out there: you will never need another box score again. Edd Morgan, a software developer in the UK, has created Box Score Replay. Try it out with last night's Mavs-Spurs game-by moving the slider at the top of the screSource: deadspin.com
Nuggets Win 11th StraightMar 15The Nuggets hold off the Grizzlies at home to win their 11th straight.
Wizards Win Fourth Straight At HomeMar 15John Wall scored 29 points to lead the Wizards past the Hornets 96-87.
Rockets Rally To Top TimberwolvesMar 15Down by 18 at halftime, the Rockets rallied behind James Harden's 37 points to defeat the Timberwolves 108-100.
Mavs Run Past Cavs 96-86Mar 15Dirk Nowitzki drops a double-double on the Cavs.