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

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

  3. Top NBA All-Star reserve candidates
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    Top NBA All-Star reserve candidates

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

  5. Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff in right shoulder
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    Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff in right shoulder

  6. Sources: Antetokounmpo, Oladipo, Plumlee in NBA dunk contest
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    Sources: Antetokounmpo, Oladipo, Plumlee in NBA dunk contest

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

  8. Sources: Pistons fear Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles' tendon
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    Sources: Pistons fear Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles' tendon

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

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

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

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

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  • 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.…

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  • 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
  • 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…

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    Sun, Jan 25
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    Washington at Denver
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  • Nuggets' scoring leader Lawson arrested

    Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson, the NBA team's top scorer with 16.7 points a game, was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of drink driving, speeding and careless driving. Lawson posted $1,500 bond and was released from jail, according to the Denver Sheriffs Department. "We have been made aware of…

    AFP
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  • Seattle mayor: NBA is 'being straightforward with me,' no plans for a team in Seattle

    The league has no designs for either moving a team to Seattle or sparking up an expansion franchise.

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    Assist of the Night: J.R. Smith

    Off the Hornets turnover J.R. Smith tosses the half court pass to LeBron James for the alley-oop dunk.

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  • 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…

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  • Wired: Top NBA Pickups Week 14

    Waiver Wired takes a look at 25 players you should consider adding to your roster, including D.J. Augustin, after Brandon Jennings' scary injury.

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  • 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…

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    Sun, Jan 25
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    Dallas at New Orleans
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  • Nets lose forward Teletovic to lung blood clots

    Brooklyn Nets power forward Mirza Teletovic has been diagnosed with multiple blood clots in his lungs and will miss the remainder of the NBA season, the club announced Friday. The 29-year-old captain of Bosnia and Herzegovina's national team left Thursday's game at the Los Angeles Clippers and was…

    AFP
    Sun, Jan 25
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    LA Clippers at Phoenix
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    Thompson's Historic Quarter

    Klay Thompson hits 13-of -13 shots with 9 3s to notch a NBA-record 37 points in the third quarter.

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  • 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.

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  • Hornets beat Melo-less Knicks 76-71 for 9th win in 11 games

    Brian Roberts believes the Charlotte Hornets are in good hands if Kemba Walker is out for any length of time. The third-year point guard filled in for Walker and scored 17 points, and the Hornets beat the New York Knicks 76-71 Saturday night for their ninth victory in the last 11 games. Roberts was…

    The Associated Press
  • Davis, Pelicans grind out win over Timberwolves, 92-84

    The New Orleans Pelicans have lost their fair share of winnable games on the road this month, a trend that cannot continue if they hope to make a run at the playoffs in the rugged Western Conference. Newly minted All-Star starter Anthony Davis made sure they didn't let another one slip away against…

    The Associated Press
  • Aldridge to play, delay surgery on injured thumb

    Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge has postponed planned surgery on an injured left thumb and will stay in the lineup, the NBA club said Saturday. The update came two days after the Trail Blazers announced Aldridge could miss between six weeks and two months of the season for an…

    AFP
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