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  1. Sources: Dwight Howard could miss extended time with knee injury
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Dwight Howard could miss extended time with knee injury

  2. DeMarcus Cousins added to West All-Star team
    Marc J. Spears

    DeMarcus Cousins added to West All-Star team

  3. Josh Smith finally finds the perfect fit with the Houston Rockets
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Josh Smith finally finds the perfect fit with the Houston Rockets

  4. NBA Power Rankings - Cavs finally clicking
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    NBA Power Rankings - Cavs finally clicking

  5. Why Derrick Rose’s return to All-Star glory may have to wait
    Marc J. Spears

    Why Derrick Rose’s return to All-Star glory may have to wait

  6. Blazers guard Damian Lillard leads list of All-Star snubs
    Marc J. Spears

    Blazers guard Damian Lillard leads list of All-Star snubs

  7. Source: Spurs not re-signing JaMychal Green
    Marc J. Spears

    Source: Spurs not re-signing JaMychal Green

  8. What losing Kobe means for Lakers
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    What losing Kobe means for Lakers

  9. Sources: Magic moving close to replacing head coach Vaughn
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    Sources: Magic moving close to replacing head coach Vaughn

  • Celtics' Evan Turner endured the world's worst possession

    Come for the missed shots, stay for the hilarious foul.

    Ball Don't Lie
    Sun, Feb 1
    10:00 AM PST
    Miami at Boston
    Preview Game
  • LeBron makes Love a winner in return to Minnesota, 106-90

    The boos were raining down on Kevin Love and his 3-pointer wasn't falling in the building he used to call home. On nights like this in his six years in Minnesota, Love had no one to turn to for help. In Cleveland, he has LeBron James, and the best player in the world wasn't about to let his new…

    The Associated Press
  • Lakers send starting forward Ryan Kelly down to D-League

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned forward Ryan Kelly to their D-League affiliate.

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Feb 1
    11:00 AM PST
    LA Lakers at New York
    Preview Game
  • Damian Lillard thanks everyone who didn't vote him into NBA All-Star Game

    Damian Lillard thanked his doubters for not thinking he was deserved an All-Star bid and motivating him to be even better.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Pistons turn back Smith, Rockets in 114-101 victory

    D.J. Augustin had 28 points and 12 assists, and the Detroit Pistons held off former teammate Josh Smith and the Houston Rockets 114-101 on Saturday night. Smith was booed throughout his return to the Palace, just more than a month after the Pistons waived the high-priced forward. James Harden…

    The Associated Press
  • Dose: Laker Love-Scrubs

    The Bulls fell to the Lakers in a double-overtime thriller, the Nuggets and Knicks are terrible, and Jacque Vaughn's days in Orlando are numbered.

    Rotoworld
  • Rajon Rondo Injury

    Rajon Rondo tries to make a defensive play, takes a spill and is inadvertently kicked in the head causing him to leave the game.

    NBA.com
  • Spurs star Duncan sues financial adviser for fraud in Texas court

    By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - NBA superstar Tim Duncan has filed a lawsuit seeking at least $1 million in damages against a longtime friend and financial adviser the basketball player says cheated him in his investments. The lawsuit was filed on Thursday in a Texas court against Atlanta…

    Reuters
    Sat, Jan 31
    LA Clippers105 - 85San Antonio
    Game Recap
  • LeBron returns, Love, Irving team for 44, as Cavs top Kings

    LeBron James met with Cavaliers team doctors Friday night to decide if he would play after missing a game because of a sprained right wrist. ''They said it was my call and obviously you guys know what my call is,'' James said after scoring 19 points in Cleveland's ninth straight win, a 101-90…

    The Associated Press
  • Wiggins Gets Loose

    Andrew Wiggins splits Kyrie Irving and LeBron James and finishes with a big dunk.

    NBA.com
  • NBA standings

    Feb 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NBA on Saturday EASTERN CONFERENCEATLANTIC DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Toronto 33 15 .688 - 2. Brooklyn 18 28 .391 14 3. Boston 16 29 .356 15 1/2 4. Philadelphia 10 38 .208 23 5. NY Knicks 9 38 .191 23 1/2 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Chicago 30 19 .612 -…

    Reuters
  • The Chicago Bulls are at the crossroads

    The team has won 30 of 48 games, but its inconsistency is maddening and could coast Tom Thibodeau his job.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • DeMarcus Cousins delivers Twitter burn 5 years in the making

    Boogie has stayed out of trouble and thrived, and he enjoyed reminding one dude who'd irresponsibly predicted otherwise.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Love booed loudly by fans in his return to Minnesota

    Kevin Love expected to be booed by Timberwolves fans in his first game back in Minnesota since he was traded to Cleveland last summer. ''I enjoyed a lot of the people that I played with and met off the floor here, but it's a little bitter because I wish things could've gone better and been…

    The Associated Press
  • Cavs star Love makes triumphant Minnesota return

    Kevin Love scored 14 points and grabbed a game-high 17 rebounds in his triumphant return to Minnesota as the Cleveland Cavaliers ripped the Timberwolves 106-90 for their 10th consecutive NBA victory. Star forward Love had made it clear he wanted to leave Minnesota and he was traded to Cleveland…

    AFP
  • Raptors win in overtime again, defeat Wizards 120-116

    After blowing an 18-point, fourth-quarter lead against the Washington Wizards on Saturday night, the Toronto Raptors needed someone to restore order in overtime. Kyle Lowry scored seven of his 23 points in the extra period and the streaking Raptors won in overtime for the second consecutive night…

    The Associated Press
  • Knicks signs forward Lance Thomas for rest of season

    NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Knicks have signed forward Lance Thomas for the remainder of the season.

    The Associated Press