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'Wolverine' World Peace to come off bench

'Wolverine' World Peace to come off bench

ESPN.com Updated Apr 9, 2013
Metta World Peace will play in the Los Angeles Lakers game against the New Orleans Hornets Tuesday night, just 12 days after surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee that was supposed to sideline him six weeks.
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  • DeMarre Carroll happily poses with the rim he tore down at his …

    DeMarre Carroll happily poses with the rim he tore down at his local fitness center (Photo)

    yahoo.com Apr 9, 2013
    After a scrappy, inspired, and breakthrough performance in a much-needed Utah Jazz win over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday, Jazz forward DeMarre Carroll dropped this line to the media after his significant role in Utah’s 95-83 conquest: ''I scraped m
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  • Video - Lakers Win To Keep Playoff Hopes Alive 01:18

    Lakers Win To Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

    Apr 9
    Kobe Bryant leads the Lakers to win over the Hornets.

Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: Vinny Del Negro among coaches under pressure in playoffs

    Apr 9
    Is any coach under more pressure entering the playoffs than Vinny Del Negro? The Clippers have played flat of late and with Chris Paul set to be an unrestricted free agent this summer, expectations are higher than ever. -- Dale, Los Angeles
  • Coast to Coast - Who's the 2012-13 NBA Coach of the Year?

    Apr 9
    Our experts debate who should take home this season's Coach of the Year trophy.
  • Windhorst: Pat Riley for Executive of the Year?

    Apr 9
    Will the NBA's front offices do the right thing and give Heat president Pat Riley the Executive of the Year award?