Phoenix plays Minnesota, looks to break home skid

Phoenix aims to break its 4-game home skid with a win over Minnesota

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5 hours ago, FOX Sports, Phoenix Suns, Minnesota Timberwolves

Indiana faces Los Angeles, seeks 5th straight home win

Indiana is looking to prolong its four-game home win streak with a victory over Los Angeles

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5 hours ago, FOX Sports, Indiana Pacers

Lillard leads Portland into matchup against New York

Damian Lillard leads Portland into a matchup against New York averaging 26.7 points per game

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5 hours ago, FOX Sports, New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers

Toronto faces Chicago, aims to halt 3-game slide

Toronto enters the matchup with Chicago after losing three in a row

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5 hours ago, FOX Sports, Toronto Raptors, Chicago Bulls

Houston faces Sacramento, looks for 4th straight home win

Houston enters a matchup with Sacramento after winning three home games in a row

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5 hours ago, FOX Sports, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

Marcus Smart’s holiday grift List

Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Celebrate Marcus Smart with your friends and family this holiday season. The holidays are fast approaching. You may be wondering what kind of basketball-centric delight to share with your loved ones. Well, we’ve got good news for any and all Celtics fans. Rugged...

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5 hours ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics

CP3 says referee 'got me back' with delay tech

Chris Paul, two nights after pushing to have the Timberwolves whistled for a second delay-of-game violation to help change the outcome of that game, says the same calls that went against the Thunder on Sunday night were no coincidence.

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5 hours ago, ESPN

Davis: Lakers trio encouraged thrust toward 50

Anthony Davis says he was "constantly reminded" Sunday night by teammates Avery Bradley, DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo that he should go for the 50-point mark.

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5 hours ago, ESPN, Los Angeles Lakers

Hawks knock off Hornets behind season-high outings

Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports Player season-highs, team season-highs — the Hawks produced one of their better performances in Charlotte on Sunday. The Atlanta Hawks enjoyed some extra time to prepare for their Sunday outing against the Charlotte Hornets — coming three full days after Wednesday’s loss...

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5 hours ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets

Anthony Davis’ “old-school, smash-mouth” 50 points leads Lakers past Wolves (VIDEO)

Anthony Davis’ “old-school, smash-mouth” 50 points leads Lakers past Wolves (VIDEO)

Davis got to 50 without hitting one three.

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6 hours ago, NBC Sports, Los Angeles Lakers

The Posting & Toasting Show: Episode 22

Stink The Second Greatest Crossover Event of the Century: Fizdale is Finally Fired! In this week’s award-winning episode, Drew and Shwin are joined by Jonathan Macri and Jeremy Cohen of Knicks Film School in another crossover event. The guys spent most of their Sunday night chatting about the firing...

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6 hours ago, Posting and Toasting, New York Knicks

Jameer Nelson opens up about Dwight Howard’s ugly exit from Orlando

Jameer Nelson opens up about Dwight Howard’s ugly exit from Orlando

One of the most fascinating stories of the 2019-20 NBA season thus far has been the resurgence of Los Angeles Lakers big man Dwight Howard. The 34-year-old center played just nine games last year and it seemed like his playing days were nearing an end. However, now he’s playing well for the same...

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6 hours ago, Hoops Hype, Orlando Magic

Game Recap: Thunder 108, Trail Blazers 96

The last time the Thunder and Blazers met, Portland put up 42 first quarter points.

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6 hours ago, Oklahoma City Thunder, Oklahoma City Thunder, Portland Trail Blazers

Sixers vs. Raptors postgame quotes: “He’s getting far more confident and far more aware of what his role is.”

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Brett Brown (PHI) On what happened late in the game… Some of the passing decisions were things that you have to get better with. I’m not really too sure on how to address some of it. You just scratch your head and try and coach better. It is disappointing that way that...

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6 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors

Former Wizard Glen Rice Jr. dismissed by NZ club

Former Wizards shooting guard Glen Rice Jr. has been released from his New Zealand club for breaching bail conditions imposed after his arrest on an assault charge.

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7 hours ago, ESPN

Center of the Sun: Suns break even in Week Seven with two wins, two losses

Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports The Suns are still hanging around in the early playoff race as they await the return of their best men in the middle. Welcome to the weekly news roundup of your Phoenix Suns. Game Recaps Phoenix Suns @ Charlotte Hornets W (109-104) Full Recap Phoenix Suns @ Orlando...

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7 hours ago, Bright Side Of The Sun, Phoenix Suns

Open Thread: Spurs’ back-to-back overtime wins have something in common

Photos by Logan Riely/NBAE via Getty Images Silver & Black pull another strange statistic out of their hat. Last Tuesday, Lonnie Walker IV, Jakob Poeltl, and Bryn Forbes led the San Antonio Spurs to an insane come-from-behind, double overtime win against the Houston Rockets. Three nights later,...

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7 hours ago, Pounding The Rock, San Antonio Spurs

Monday Morning Media Roundup: December 9th, 2019

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports The “Kiss the Ring” Edition “We knew the world would not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried, most people were silent” coach Budenholzer was heard to say recalling the mood of the team after their wiping out of the LA Clippers. Then he grew quiet....

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7 hours ago, Brew Hoop, Milwaukee Bucks

Post Up: AD Drops 50 to Lead Lakers to Win Over Wolves.

Nets 105 (13-10), Nuggets 102 (14-7) Spencer Dinwiddie finished a tough, go-ahead layup with 26 seconds left to lift the Nets to their 3rd win in a row and 8th in their last 10. Dinwiddie dropped a team-high 24 points and added 8 assists, and Jarrett Allen finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds in...

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7 hours ago, SLAM Magazine, Los Angeles Lakers

Doc Rivers opens up about nearly quitting coaching in 2016

As Doc Rivers leads one of the best and brightest teams in all of the NBA, it’s worth noting that he was almost never in this position in the first place. In a feature this week by Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times on the job stress of NBA head coaches, the LA Clippers coach discussed how he nearly...

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