How To Fix The Atlanta Hawks: Let Josh Smith Leave, Sign O.J. Mayo & Rebuild Through Free Agency

The second round of the playoffs is underway and with only eight teams remaining, it means another eight have been eliminated from title contention.


Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, The Celtics & The Craziest Trade Rumor You’ve Heard This Year


When Danny Ainge first acquired Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen back in 2007, the new Big Three, in theory, was providing the Celtics with a three-year championship window.


Dallas Defeats LA Clippers In A Wild Finish, Eyeing Playoff Spot


The facts: Dallas improved to 2-8 on the year in overtime games with a 109-102 victory over the Clippers last night.


Kobe Leads A Wild Comeback; LeBron James Hits A Game-Winner


We fell asleep at some point in the third quarter, and when we woke to see the Lakers were back in it, we thought it was an entirely different game.


10 NBA Players Whose Careers Would Make The Best Movies


This weekend was Oscar Sunday, and some of the biggest names in all of Hollywood found out just how good their acting and directing are (at least according to "critics").


Indiana Has Miami’s Number; Rudy Gay Makes A Splash In Toronto

Say what you will about the Heat's rebounding problems against bigger teams such as Indiana this season, but the Heat's turnovers are reliably the larger indicator for its wins or losses.


LaMarcus Aldridge Beats Dallas At The Buzzer; Brandon Jennings Lights Up Detroit


In April, the Mavs might look back and admit this was the night their season died.


A 2011 Finals Rematch Goes Into OT; Kevin Durant Does Something He’s Never Done Before

How often do you see it happen: a visiting team takes control in the fourth quarter before squandering a late chance to grab a W, and then end up getting pounded into submission in the extra session.


Vince Carter Throws Down A Put Back Slam

Vince Carter throws down a monster put back slam off of O.

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Chris Paul Keeps The Clippers’ Streak Alive; The Heat Lose A Head-Scratcher In Detroit

Chris Paul wasn't about to let his team lose its 15-game win streak, not like that.


The Clippers Raze Phoenix And The Streak Goes On; Dirk Nowitzki Is Back For Dallas

On one hand, you have Sunday being defined by a Seahawks team coming out of relative nowhere to crush the 49ers and become the NFL's hottest team.

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Miami Shoots The Nets Off Against Atlanta; The Spurs Beat Linsanity

If you checked out Miami's 101-92 win against the Hawks last night, then you probably heard this statistic more than once: Atlanta had not allowed a single team to shoot above 50 percent against them all season.


Blake Griffin Destroys Phoenix; O.J. Mayo Wins A Scoring Showdown With James Harden

With talent comes the luxury of not always needing to play hard.


10 Story Lines NBA Fans Should Be Thankful For

Today you probably woke up with excitement in your eyes because of the amazing dinner selection that will await most of us later in the day.

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Durant And Westbrook Beat L.A.; Kevin Love Is Back In Action

Every now and then, we could all use a reminder that this basketball thing isn't as complicated as we think.


No Dirk? No Problem For One Of The NBA’s Most Potent Offenses

Even after Dallas avoided what could've been a knockout punch this summer (hint: Deron Williams) and instead netted some decent talent, I did not expect them to make noise in the West this year.

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