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

  2. Sources: Pistons' Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles tendon
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    Sources: Pistons' Brandon Jennings has torn Achilles tendon

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

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

  5. 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

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

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

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

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

  9. Sources: Hornets, Nets resume trade talks, this time focusing on Joe Johnson, Lance Stephenson
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    Sources: Hornets, Nets resume trade talks, this time focusing on Joe Johnson, Lance Stephenson

  • LeBron outduels Durant, Cavaliers win 6th straight, 108-98

    LeBron James played as if it was June. James scored 34 points, including the first eight in the fourth quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98 on Sunday for their sixth straight win. James made a pair of 3-pointers and a nasty fade-away jumper to give the Cavs a…

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  • Wade, Bosh, Whiteside lead Heat over Bulls 96-84

    Hassan Whiteside bounced around the NBA Development league and played in China and Lebanon, hoping NBA teams were keeping tabs and would give him an opportunity. He then got his chance with the Heat and he's making the most of it. Whiteside had an unconventional triple-double with a team-record and…

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  • Curry leads Warriors to 19th straight home win

    Golden State coach Steve Kerr figured his team was due for an off night after four consecutive blowout wins. Fortunately for the Warriors, it happened at Oracle Arena, where they haven't lost in more than two months. Stephen Curry had 22 points and 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored 31 points and…

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    Mon, Jan 26
    6:00 PM PST
    Boston at Utah
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    Whiteside's Franchise-Record 12 Blocks

    Check out all of Hassan Whiteside's franchise-record 12 blocks against the Bulls in Miami's 96-84 win in Chicago.

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  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    Jan 25 (The Sports Xchange) - Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the remainder of the season due to a ruptured left Achilles tendon. The injury, which will require surgery, was confirmed by the team following an MRI conducted on Sunday by team medical personnel. "Not being able to…

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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…

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  • NBA standings

    Jan 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NBA on Sunday EASTERN CONFERENCEATLANTIC DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Toronto 29 15 .659 - 2. Brooklyn 18 26 .409 11 3. Boston 15 27 .357 13 4. Philadelphia 8 36 .182 21 5. NY Knicks 8 37 .178 21 1/2 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Chicago 29 17 .630 - 2.…

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    Mon, Jan 26
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    Sacramento at New York
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  • Davis lifts Pelicans over Mavericks 109-106

    As Anthony Davis soaked in the crescendo of cheers punctuating an intense but triumphant struggle with Dallas, the Pelicans' All-Star noticed a fan standing before him with his arms invitingly extended to each side. When you're out there having fun and playing as hard as we play, your best emotions…

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  • Spurs rally in 2nd half to top Bucks 101-95

    Tim Duncan had 20 points and 11 rebounds, Kawhi Leonard added 19 points and 14 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs rallied in the second half for a 101-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night. Boris Diaw added 14 points, helping San Antonio win its fifth straight against Milwaukee. Khris…

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  • Nuggets-Clippers Preview

    The Los Angeles Clippers may be proud of their recent defensive success, but ranking among the best offensive teams in the NBA could be key against the defensively challenged Denver Nuggets. The Clippers could be in for another terrific performance as they try to beat the sputtering Nuggets for the…

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    Mon, Jan 26
    7:30 PM PST
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  • Magic-Grizzlies Preview

    Jeff Green's second start with Memphis was much better than his first, but he had his best scoring performance for the Grizzlies earlier this month against the Orlando Magic. Green will try to provide another spark and help the Grizzlies extend their dominance over a Magic team looking to avoid a…

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    Mon, Jan 26
    5:00 PM PST
    Orlando at Memphis
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    Assist of the Night: John Wall

    John Wall dishes a pretty pocket pass between his own legs to Marcin Gortat for the finish.

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  • 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…

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    Mon, Jan 26
    4:30 PM PST
    Portland at Brooklyn
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  • 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…

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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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  • Pistons G Jennings to miss rest of season with injury

    Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the rest of the season after he ruptured his left Achilles tendon. Jennings was injured in the third quarter of Saturday night's 101-86 loss at Milwaukee. ''It's definitely a tough loss for us,'' Pistons forward Greg Monroe said before Sunday night's…

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  • 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…

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  • Big 4th quarter helps Pacers end skid, down Magic 106-99

    Close games have usually turned into losses for the Indiana Pacers over the past few weeks. David West had 20 points, reserve Damjan Rudez added a career-high 18, and the Pacers snapped a seven-game skid with a 106-99 win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night. The Pacers trailed by seven entering…

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