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Hawks’ Zaza Pachulia To Have Season-Ending Surgery

  The Atlanta Hawks announced Saturday that center, Zaza Pachulia, will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a sore achilles. The injury, suffered on January 21st, has held the nine-year-veteran out of 21 games. According to Chris Vivlamore, Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Pachulia, plagued by a sore right Achilles for two months, will undergo a surgical procedure and miss the...
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Dirk Nowitzki Hits Game-Winning Three To Beat Bulls

The Mavs used a 15-1 run in the final 4:08 and Dirk Nowitzki capped off a 35 point performance with a game-winning triple with 2.9 seconds left to give the Mavs a 100-98 win over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday afternoon.
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Mavs Show Lamar Odom On Scoreboard To Get Crowd To Boo

The Mavericks have an clever way of interacting with their crowd at the American Airlines Center.  During Saturday’s game against the Bulls, a closeup of former Mav, Lamar Odom, was shown on the jumbotron which prompted boos from the crowd while Luol Deng shot his free throws.
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss
LIKE BUTTER BABY

Cavs fill rookie's SUV with popcorn

It’s never too late in the season for some good old rookie hazing. Some of the Cavs took a page out of the Nets’ book Saturday, filling rookie, Dion Waiters’, entire SUV with loads and loads of popcorn.
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Carlos Boozer Accidentally Punches Referee While Celebrating And-1

Carlos Boozer almost took out referee, Danny Crawford, while celebrating an and-1 basket.  During the second quarter of the Bulls-Mavericks game on Saturday, Boozer scored a layup and drew a foul on Dirk Nowitzki.  Crawford blew his whistle and Boozer celebrated emphatically and pumped his fist which grazed the mid section of Crawford.
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah Cheers On Gators, Has No Time For Craig Sager

The Bulls are in Dallas to take on the Mavericks Saturday, so Joakim Noah ventured out to Cowboys Stadium Friday night to support his alma mater Florida Gators in the Sweet 16 matchup with FGCU.  Noah was so engulfed in the game that while he granted an interview to Craig Sager with under 4 minutes remaining, he was very much distracted, shouting at Florida in the middle of it,...
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan Hits Game-Winner To Beat Clippers

36-year-old, Tim Duncan, added another spectacular performance to his impressive season Friday, scoring a season-high 34 points, pulling down 11 boards, and hitting the game-winning shot to lead the Spurs to a 104-102 home victory over the Clippers. The win increased San Antonio’s lead over the Thunder for first place in the Western Conference to 2.5 games.
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Barea Tries To Dribble Through Hasheem Thabeet’s Legs

Shaqtin’ A Fool candidate? Six-foot Timberwolves point guard, J.J. Barea, attempted to dribble through seven-foot-three Hasheem Thabeet’s legs, head first, during Friday’s game against the Thunder.
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss
FUN AND GAMES

Robinson, Rip punk each other on Instagram

Bulls’ teammates, Nate Robinson and Rip Hamilton sure have an interesting way of shouting each other out and encouraging followers for one another through Instagram.  Robinson and Hamilton took turns punking each other by posting manipulated photos of one another.  ”Follow ET y’all one hell of a teammate,” wrote Robinson which was accompanied by an image of Hamilton as...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Magic, Bird, Russell & Kareem Star In AT&T Commercial

NBA legends Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird and Bill Russell star in the AT&T’s new “It’s not complicated” commercial proving that bigger is better.
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Pat Riley To Danny Ainge: STFU

In a recent interview on WEEI radio, Celtics GM, Danny Ainge, called LeBron James “almost embarrassing” for complaining about foul calls after Chicago snapped Miami’s 27-game winning streak. LeBron James responded at Friday’s shootaround in New Orleans, saying “Nothing that comes out of Boston surprises me,” but Miami wasn’t done firing back. Heat president Pat Riley...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Obama Comments On Bulls-Heat During Visit To Miami

Loyal Bulls fan, President Obama, joked with Heat fans during a press conference on creating jobs in Miami. “I know you guys aren’t too happy about my Chicago Bulls,” the President said about the Bulls ending Miami’s 27-game win streak which prompted boos from the crowd. “But I just want you to know, the Heat are going to be just fine. They’re going to be OK,” Obama...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jazz’s Enes Kanter Out Indefinitely With Dislocated Shoulder

According to the Utah Jazz, second-year center, Enes Kanter, is out indefinitely with a dislocated left shoulder. Kanter was examined by the Utah Jazz medical staff and underwent a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) test on his left shoulder on Thursday. The MRI test confirmed a dislocation of his left shoulder. Kanter did not travel with the team for Friday night’s game at Portland...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

LeBron Responds To Celtics GM’s Dig At Him

Celtics GM, Danny Ainge, called LeBron James “almost embarrassing” for complaining about foul calls after Chicago snapped Miami’s historic 27-game winning streak Wednesday, and his comments were not surprising to LeBron. According to Joseph Goodman, Miami Herald: “I don’t think either one of those were flagrants, and I think the one — LeBron against Boozer — was flagrant...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony Had Mike Woodson Carry Orange Throughout Shootaround

Syracuse alumni, Carmelo Anthony, had Knicks coach and University of Indiana graduate, Mike Woodson carry an orange around throughout Friday’s shootaround.  Melo won a bet between himself and Woodson that his Orangemen would beat Indiana in Thursday night’s Sweet 16 match. photo via Knicks PR
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Lawsuit Against Spurs For Resting Starters In Miami Dismissed

The lawsuit filed by a fan seeking unidentified damages from the San Antonio Spurs for sending home starters Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Danny Green prior to November’s nationally televised game against the Heat has been voluntarily dismissed. According to The Miami Herald: A notice recently filed by attorney Larry McGuinness in Miami-Dade Circuit Court says all...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Bulls Sign Malcolm Thomas To 2nd 10-Day Contract

The Bulls have signed forward Malcolm Thomas to a second 10-day contract. According to the Chicago Bulls: The Chicago Bulls announced today they have re-signed forward Malcolm Thomas to a second 10-day contract. Thomas, a 6-9, 225-pound forward, originally signed a 10-day contract with the Bulls on March 19, 2013. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Reggie Evans’ Hot Streak Inspired By Insult From Teammate

Reggie Evans is playing some great basketball this month, averaging 7.3 points on 50% shooting and a league-best 15.5 rebounds per game, not to mention a career-best 22-point, 26-rebound performance in a win at Portland Wednesday, so what’s brought this on? Evans is playing inspired after a teammate told interim coach, P.J. Carlesimo, that the forward should be benched because...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Beasley Eats 6-7 Packs Of Skittles A Day

In a Q&A with AZ Central’s Paul Coro, Suns forward Michael Beasley reveals he eats a week’s worth of Skittles…every day. Q: Is Skittles still your favorite candy? How often do you have them? A: By far. I have them every day. Not as much as I used to. Probably like six or seven packs a day. Q: Are the athletic trainers and team dieticians good with that? A: I don...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson Day-To-Day With Torn Plantar Fascia

The Nuggets announced Friday that Lawson has a torn plantar fascia in his right heel which was suffered against Oklahoma City on March 19. After missing 3 consecutive games, Ty Lawson played Wednesday with what was considered a sore right heel.  Seemingly hindered by the injury, Lawson scored 2 points on 1-7 shooting. Lawson leads Denver in scoring and assists at 16.7 points per...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Laker A.C. Green Had Three Championship Rings Stolen From Him

Former Lakers forward, A.C. Green, a three-time NBA champion with the team, had all three of his championship rings stolen from him from what he believes to be workers he hired to move belongings into storage. According to USA Today Sports: Police say three NBA championship rings belonging to former Los Angeles Lakers forward A.C. Green have been stolen from his Southern California...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Allen Iverson To Deliver Game Ball At Saturday’s Sixers Game

Allen Iverson will be stepping onto an NBA court this season after all, but it’s not what you expect. AI will attend his bobblehead night in Philadelphia when the Sixers host the Charlotte Bobcats this Saturday and is scheduled to deliver the game ball at center court. According to Philadelphia 76ers: Iverson will be introduced and salute the crowd on the court prior to tip-off...
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyreke Evans Splits Defense, Hits 360 Layup

Along with 12 points, 6 assists and 3 boards, Kings’ Tyreke Evans split the defense and pulled off an incredible 360 layup in a 117-103 victory over the Suns Thursday.
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March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Has Bone Spur In Left Foot, Will See Doctor Friday

Kobe Bryant was unavailable for comment after the Lakers loss to the Bucks on Thursday night as he sought treatment on his left foot.  The Lakers later announced that Bryant has a bone spur in his left foot and he was seen leaving the Bradley Center with the help of a crutch. “Inflamed on me, I’ll be all right,” Kobe told Yahoo! Sports as he left. He is scheduled to be reexamined...
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March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Bucks Mascot Scares Dwight Howard

Bango, Milwaukee’s inflatable mascot, decided to have a little fun before the Bucks-Lakers game Thursday night, jumping out and scaring Dwight Howard on his way to the locker room.
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March 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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