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Howard out again for Rockets (Yahoo Sports)

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will miss his fifth straight game because of a strained right knee on Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Posted on 29 November 2014 @ 12:03 am

Knicks F Anthony out vs Thunder (Yahoo Sports)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss Friday’s game against the Thunder with back spasms.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 11:23 pm

Hornets’ Williams out 2 games, Zeller to start (Yahoo Sports)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Steve Clifford says starting power forward Marvin Williams will miss the next two games with a strained left shoulder, adding to the Charlotte Hornets’ injury woes.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 11:02 pm

Butler, Rose carry Bulls past Celtics 109-102 (Yahoo Sports)

BOSTON, MA - NOVEMBER 28: The Chicago Bulls celebrate their win against the Boston Celtics on November 28, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

BOSTON (AP) — It’s no secret that the Chicago Bulls are a much better team with a healthy Derrick Rose.


Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 9:50 pm

Thunder G Westbrook to return Friday night (Yahoo Sports)

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - NOVEMBER 24: Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder serves a holiday meal to clients at the City Rescue Mission and participates in a carnival for families of the shelter on November 24, 2014 at the City Rescue Mission Shelter in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook finally gets to put his fashionable suit collection away.


Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 9:49 pm

Kings protest of Nov. 13 loss denied by NBA (Yahoo Sports)

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has denied a protest filed by the Sacramento Kings after a last-second loss to the Memphis Grizzlies two weeks ago.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 6:45 pm

Anderson helps Nets beat winless 76ers 99-91 (Yahoo Sports)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 26: Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets drives against the Philadelphia 76ers on November 26, 2014 at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets needed a big fourth quarter from Alan Anderson to send the lowly Philadelphia 76ers to another loss.


Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 6:56 pm


ESPN - United States

Hornets’ Williams out 2 games; Zeller starts

Coach Steve Clifford says starting power forward Marvin Williams will miss the next two games with a strained left shoulder, adding to the Charlotte Hornets’ injury woes.

Posted on 29 November 2014 @ 12:50 am

Melo sits at Oklahoma City for back spasms

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will sit out of Friday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder due to back spasms.

Posted on 29 November 2014 @ 12:41 am

Melo sits at Oklahoma City for back spasms

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will sit out of Friday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder due to back spasms.

Posted on 29 November 2014 @ 12:41 am

Bulls’ Rose: My confidence through the roof

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose isn’t lacking for confidence as he continues to make his way back from lingering injuries.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 10:27 pm

Westbrook to return for OKC; Durant still out

The Thunder say point guard Russell Westbrook will return to action Friday night against the New York Knicks.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 7:17 pm

NBA denies Kings’ protest of loss to Grizzlies

The NBA said Friday commissioner Adam Silver has denied the Kings’ protest of their Nov.13 loss to the Grizzlies.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 6:50 pm

Mavs’ Cuban: Realignment could benefit NBA

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says a conference realignment that would result in a total of eight teams, including the Mavs, switching conferences, could help level the playing field between the NBA’s two conferences.

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 6:41 pm

Inside Hoops - United States

Sacramento Kings game protest results: Denied

Sacramento Kings game protest results: Denied
The National Basketball Association announced today that Commissioner Adam Silver has denied the Sacramento Kings’ protest of their 111-110 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on November 13, 2014.
The basis for the Kings’ protest was that Courtney Lee’s game-winning shot should have been disqualified as having been made after time expired. [...]

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 5:43 pm

Pistons on 6-game losing streak

The Detroit Pistons are off to a very disappointing 3-12 start this season, and have lost six games in a row. Their leading scorer is their point guard, Brandon Jennings, at 16.0 ppg. He’s followed by Greg Monroe at 14.5 ppg, Josh Smith at 12.9 ppg (on 38% shooting), and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope at 11.3 ppg [...]

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 6:03 pm

Mavs re-assign Ricky Ledo to D-League

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have reassigned guard Ricky Ledo to the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League.
Ledo (6-7, 200) has appeared in two games (both starts) for the Legends this year, averaging 12.5 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.5 steals and 33.0 minutes.
Ledo was originally assigned to the D-League on Nov. [...]

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 5:50 pm

Trail Blazers on 9-game winning streak

Here’s the Oregonian reporting on the Portland Trail Blazers, who have won nine games in a row, and for the 2014-15 regular season have a 12-3 record, which ties them with the Houston Rockets for the fourth best winning percentage in the league through Wednesday’s games:
Go ahead and celebrate the Trail Blazers’ nine-game winning streak.
Feel free to [...]

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 5:47 pm

Jeff Teague moving up in Hawks record book

Here’s the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reporting on Hawks point guard Jeff Teague, who is scoring a team-best 18.3 ppg and leading the team in assists with 7.0 apg:

Jeff Teague doesn’t like to talk about his individual accomplishments.
However, his body of work is speaking volumes for the Hawks point guard.
Teague had 24 points and 12 assists in a loss [...]

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 5:34 pm

Thunder waive Sebastian Telfair

Oklahoma City Thunder waive Sebastian Telfair

The Oklahoma City Thunder waived guard Sebastian Telfair, announced Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti.
Telfair appeared in 16 games (one start) with the Thunder this season, and averaged 8.4 points, 2.8 assists, and 1.9 rebounds in 20.5 minutes per game.
The OKC Thunder roster now stands at 15 players, [...]

Posted on 27 November 2014 @ 4:49 am

Michael Carter-Williams slow to get game back

Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams is putting up nice stats, but only if you ignore his shooting percentage and turnovers. But more importantly than a bunch of numbers, he still doesn’t feel quite like his usual explosive self just yet. Here’s the Philadelphia Inquirer reporting:

Michael Carter-Williams is in a funk.
The 76ers point guard is not the [...]

Posted on 26 November 2014 @ 11:41 pm

NBA - United States

Howard out again for Rockets

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will miss his fifth straight game because of a strained right knee on Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Posted on 29 November 2014 @ 12:29 am

Knicks’ Anthony out with back spasms

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss Friday’s game against the Thunder with back spasms.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 11:30 pm

Hornets’ Williams sidelined with shoulder injury

Coach Steve Clifford says starting power forward Marvin Williams will miss the next two games with a strained left shoulder, adding to the Charlotte Hornets’ injury woes.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 11:09 pm

Westbrook returns to action for Thunder

Russell Westbrook finally gets to put his fashionable suit collection away.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 9:53 pm

Westbrook set to return tonight for Thunder

Saying he feels “great,” is rested and “happy to be back,” Thunder All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook will return to Oklahoma City’s starting lineup Friday for the first time since October 30th.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 8:08 pm

League denies Kings’ protest over loss to Grizzlies

The NBA has denied a protest filed by the Sacramento Kings after a last-second loss to the Memphis Grizzlies two weeks ago.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 6:56 pm

League denies Kings’ protest over loss to Grizzlies

The National Basketball Association announced today that Commissioner Adam Silver has denied the Sacramento Kings’ protest of their 111-110 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on November 13, 2014.

Posted on 28 November 2014 @ 5:30 pm


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