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Mayo, Mavericks clutch late, shoot by CavaliersO.J. Mayo scored 19 points and the Dallas Mavericks used a pair of 9-0 runs in the fourth quarter to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-95 on Saturday night.Share Tweet
NY Knicks' meltdown against Memphis Grizzlies leads to first loss of the season, shows team must control its emotionsThe Knicks kept their composure to topple the Spurs, but the next night in Memphis, they lost their cool in a team-wide meltdown that cost them a chance to defeat the Grizzlies and remain the last undefeated team.Share TweetNew Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni hopes finally to get on the bench Sunday and coach his new team as they host the Rockets.Share Tweet
"I'm 38 Years Old, Baby": Things Rasheed Wallace Said, Did, And Pointed At During Last Night's Knicks Gamedeadspin.com Nov 17, 2012Rasheed Wallace: lover, fighter, hilarious training camp invitee, and talker of the best trash in the NBA. On Tuesday, he yelled "Yeah, Aflac!" at Aaron Afflalo after Afflalo bricked a free throw; last night, he yelled everything at everybody …Share Tweet
In His Battle With The Rockets, Royce White Throws Out The Nuclear Option And Takes A Stand Against Professional SportsRoyce White's been struggling. Picked 16th by the Rockets this summer, the hybrid forward was demoted to the D-League on Monday, went AWOL for about a day, and resurfaced to accuse the Rockets of mishandling his increasingly famous anxiety disorder. The…Share Tweet
Lillard spurs Blazers to win in OT vs. RocketsNicolas Batum had 35 points, rookie Damian Lillard sparked a late comeback and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Houston Rockets 119-117 in overtime Friday night.Share Tweet
Grizzles win 7th straight, hand Knicks first defeatCNNSI.com Nov 17, 2012You're not going to win them all. Marc Gasol scored 24 as the Grizzlies won their seventh straight, a 105-95 verdict over the Knicks, who had been the last undefeated team in the NBA.Share Tweet
Grizzlies Extend Win Streak To Eight GamesNov 17Mike Conley scored 20 points and Rudy Gay added 16 to help the Grizzlies fend off the Bobcats.
Mavericks Hand Cavaliers Fifth Straight LossNov 17O.J. Mayo scored 19 points, and the Dallas Mavericks used a pair of 9-0 runs in the fourth quarter to beat the Cavaliers.
Exciting OffenseNov 17Stephen A. Smith discusses what to expect from the Lakers with Mike D'Antoni as coach.
Spurs Score Season High, Rout NuggetsNov 17Manu Ginobili scored 20 points, helping San Antonio score a season-high 126 points.