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Rajon Rondo Is A Top Target For The Lakers In Free Agency With Goran Dragic Next In Line

The Lakers will go after Rajon Rondo and/or Goran Dragic when they enter free agency this summer, but it's not a safe bet to land either.


Dwyane Wade Leaves Game To Have His Knee Examined Following An Awkward Spill

The hits just won't stop coming for the Miami Heat. With his team down big in the second quarter of tonight's matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Dwyane Wade lost his footing and took a fall that put his fragile left knee in an extremely compromising position.


Watch Gregg Popovich’s Priceless Reaction To Mario Chalmer’s Deep Half-Court Shot


It was like Popovich was watching at the world's worst, most laborious tennis match.


Hassan Whiteside Comes From Nowhere To Swat Boris Diaw’s Layup Out Of Bounds

Hassan Whiteside is wearing a heavy bandage on his right hand for his team's game against the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday night following a laceration he suffered last week. Fortunately for the Miami Heat, it apparently doesn't keep the young paint-protector from swatting shots out of bounds.

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No, Alonzo Mourning – Michael Jordan Wouldn’t ‘Average Almost 50′ Points Per Game In 2014-2015


We get it, Alonzo Mourning – the NBA reached its peak during your heyday. Stars from back then would dominate to an even greater extent today, and stars from today simply wouldn't have dominated back then.


Dwyane Wade’s 40-Point Performance Shows Why He’ll Remain A Force For Years To Come

Dwyane Wade isn't the player he used to be. As the 33 year-old Miami Heat legend indicated in a 109-102 win over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday, though, that hardly means he's not a superstar – or won't be as his career continues.


86-Year-Old Bob Cousy Compares Hassan Whiteside To Bill Russell

DeAndre Jordan isn't Bill Russell. Nerlens Noel won't be Bill Russell. And not even a prime Kevin Garnett was Bill Russell.

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Craig Sager Knows Chris Bosh Will Recover Because ‘[Erik] Spoelstra Sent Me Care Packages From Hooters’

Hooters always makes people feel better, or at least that's the thinking of Erik Spoelstra.


Another Day, Another Ridiculous Russell Westbrook Triple Double

Russell Westbrook's latest triple double confirms our suspicions that he's struck some sort of Faustian bargain with the Basketball Gods.


The Heat’s Hassan Whiteside Has A Perfect Mentor In…Michael Beasley?

Michael Beasley is mentoring Hassan Whiteside and it makes absolutely perfect sense.


Dwyane Wade: ‘This Is The Best I’ve Felt In Years Right Now’

Dwyane Wade is playing like Flash again, and the oft-injured superstar knows why, too – he's finally feeling like his old self.


Dwyane Wade Channels 2006-Era “Flash” To Fend Off Blazers In The Clutch

Dwyane Wade scored 15 of his 32 points in the final frame, including this off-balance fade-away jumper, to seal the win against the Blazers.


Ohio State Coach Says Greg Oden Is Eyeing Another NBA Comeback

Greg Oden has been working out at Ohio State for the past six months, and Buckeyes coach Thad Matta thinks he's on track for an NBA comeback

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LeBron James Dunks On Chris Andersen Despite Getting Hit In The Head


When the Cleveland Cavaliers need a bucket and LeBron James gets a head of steam, it's easy to forget that The King is 30 years-old and been in the league for 12 seasons. Does this look like a guy who has lost some athleticism?

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LeBron James Could Miss His Second Return to Miami Tonight

LeBron James landed awkwardly on his right leg against Orlando last night. He's questionable for his second return to Miami on Monday.

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Birdman Still Believes He Can Fly, Ends Up On A James Johnson Poster

The Heat's Chris "Birdman" Anderson tried to block the Raptors' James Johnson's dunk attempt. He ended up on a poster instead.


Kyle Lowry Finds Amir Johnson For Big Alley-Oop To Open Game Against Heat

The Toronto Raptors need to get back on track before the playoffs start just a few weeks from today. If the team's opening possession of its game against the Miami Heat on Friday is any indication, tonight might be the time Kyle Lowry and company finally stop "getting their asses kicked."


Pat Riley Says Free Agency Is How To Build A Team, But Not Every Franchise Is Afforded That Luxury


Pat Riley has been blessed. Not just with basketball talent as a player, coach, or executive, but the Miami Heat president has also been lucky enough to count himself as a member of arguably the NBA's three glitziest franchises.


How Chris Bosh And My Son Reminded Me That Ball Is Not Life


The life is the fun part, the game is the distraction. Not the other way around.

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