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Total Rebounds
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10
Turnovers
9
38-84 45%
Field Goals
36% 31-87
1-13 8%
Three Pointers
29% 7-24
19-23 83%
Free Throws
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  1. Sources: Kobe, Lakers to make final decision on injury Monday, but outlook is grim
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Kobe, Lakers to make final decision on injury Monday, but outlook is grim

  2. Top NBA All-Star reserve candidates
    Marc J. Spears

    Top NBA All-Star reserve candidates

  3. Sources: Pistons fear Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles' tendon
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Pistons fear Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles' tendon

  4. The 'Smart' choices to add in fantasy basketball
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    The 'Smart' choices to add in fantasy basketball

  5. Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff in right shoulder
    Marc J. Spears

    Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff in right shoulder

  6. Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge to play with injured thumb Saturday night

    Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge to play with injured thumb Saturday night

  7. Michael Jordan tears up after receiving business award
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    Michael Jordan tears up after receiving business award

  8. Sources: Antetokounmpo, Oladipo, Plumlee in NBA dunk contest
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Antetokounmpo, Oladipo, Plumlee in NBA dunk contest

  9. Will Kobe, Wade both miss NBA All-Star Game?
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    Will Kobe, Wade both miss NBA All-Star Game?

  • Klay Thompson sets NBA record with 37 points in a quarter

    Thompson redefined "on fire" vs. the Sacramento Kings.

    Ball Don't Lie
    Sun, Jan 25
    5:00 PM PST
    Boston at Golden State
    Preview Game
  • Mark Cuban: NBA should dump fan voting for All-Star game

    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban suggested the NBA should do away with fan balloting for the All-Star game, saying the leading total of 1.5 million votes for Golden State's Stephen Curry was so low it was ''embarrassing.'' Cuban said Friday the roster should be expanded to 14 players from the current 12.…

    The Associated Press
  • Wade hoping NBA can better police unruly fans

    For making an obscene gesture toward heckling fans, Dwyane Wade was fined $15,000 by the NBA and even had his phone and television privileges revoked at home by his family. Wade has asked the NBA to further improve the ways it protects players from the most unruly of fans, making that request…

    The Associated Press
  • Shocker: Gregg Popovich doesn't care for All-Star PR campaigns

    Maybe just save those stamps next time, other teams.

    Ball Don't Lie
    Sun, Jan 25
    4:00 PM PST
    Milwaukee at San Antonio
    Preview Game
  • Aldridge returns and Blazers beat Wizards 103-96

    Each time that LaMarcus Aldridge went to the free-throw line late in the game against the Washington Wizards, the Trail Blazers' forward was showered with a chant of ''MVP, MVP,'' from the hometown fans. Just two days before, Aldridge had announced he was going to have surgery to repair a ligament…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Jan 25
    5:00 PM PST
    Washington at Denver
    Preview Game
  • Kobe to be re-examined before deciding injury fate

    Kobe Bryant's torn right rotator cuff will be re-examined Monday before the Los Angeles Lakers decide whether the superstar guard needs potentially season-ending surgery. Bryant was examined Friday in Los Angeles after the third-leading scorer in NBA history tore his rotator cuff Wednesday in New…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Jan 25
    6:30 PM PST
    Houston at LA Lakers
    Preview Game
  • Bucks-Spurs Preview

    The start of a lengthy homestand gave the San Antonio Spurs a chance to quickly recover from their most lopsided defeat of the season. The Spurs will try to keep heading in the right direction while posting their longest win streak over the Milwaukee Bucks in nearly 20 years Sunday night. San…

    The Associated Press
  • Kent Bazemore is dunked-on and dunker as Hawks set franchise-record win streak

    The Hawks are now at 15 wins in a row and have surged ahead of the East field.

    Ball Don't Lie
    Sun, Jan 25
    3:00 PM PST
    Minnesota at Atlanta
    Preview Game
  • Knicks' Anthony, Hornets' Walker sitting out

    New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher said Carmelo Anthony and Jose Calderon will sit out Saturday night against the Charlotte Hornets. Kemba Walker is out for the Hornets. Anthony has missed time recently with a knee injury, and Fisher didn't want to play his star small forward on a back-to-back…

    The Associated Press
  • Mavericks-Pelicans Preview

    After displaying one of the league's most explosive offenses during the first half of the season, the Dallas Mavericks have slowed a bit. While they continue trying to recapture their early-season form, the Mavericks look to pick up a historic win for coach Rick Carlisle and beat the New Orleans…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Jan 25
    3:00 PM PST
    Dallas at New Orleans
    Preview Game
  • Pelicans give Wolters another 10-day deal

    The New Orleans Pelicans have signed guard Nate Wolters to a second 10-day contract. The 6-foot-4 Wolters was signed on Jan. 14, two days after starting point guard Jrue Holiday was sidelined by soreness in his lower right leg. Wolters has played in five games with New Orleans, averaging 2.6 points…

    The Associated Press
  • Pacers-Magic Preview

    When coach Jacque Vaughn told his Orlando Magic to pick up the tempo and increase the scoring output, he insists he didn't mean that it should come at the expense of defense. The Magic will try to have a more balanced approach as they look to snap a four-game skid and deal the visiting Indiana…

    The Associated Press
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    Assist of the Night: Brandon Jennings

    Brandon Jennings lobs it up to Andre Drummond for the alley-oop dunk.

    NBA.com
  • Clippers-Suns Preview

    The Phoenix Suns would like to believe their most recent loss is simply a speed bump in an otherwise stellar month-long stretch. The Suns will attempt to regain their momentum when they begin a grueling stretch against the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night in a matchup of top offenses. Phoenix…

    The Associated Press
    Sun, Jan 25
    3:00 PM PST
    LA Clippers at Phoenix
    Preview Game
  • Lawson of NBA's Nuggets arrested on drunken driving charges

    (Reuters) - Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson was arrested early on Friday on drunken driving charges, Denver police said. Lawson, 27, was arrested at 1:19 a.m. after being stopped for driving 61 mph (98 kph) in a 35 mph (56 kph) zone, police said. "We have been made aware of an incident…

    Reuters
  • Rockets' Howard leaves vs. Suns with sprained ankle

    PHOENIX (AP) -- Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is out for the rest of the team's game at Phoenix against the Suns with a sprained right ankle.

    The Associated Press
  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    Calling the system broken, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wants the NBA to eliminate fan voting for the All-Star Game. Cuban said the fans' response was "embarrassing" after the top vote-getter for this year's game, Golden State guard Stephen Curry, finished with 1,513,324 votes. "That means…

    Reuters