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Wizards vs. Knicks: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

January 19th, 2017
The Washington Wizards (23-19) have been a mess away from the friendly confines of Verizon Center all season, but they snapped out of their road funk and captured a 113-110 victory over the New York Knicks (19-25) at Madison Square Garden on Thursday.  However, the win didn't come without some tense moments.  Although the ...

NBA, NBPA Officially Announce New CBA: Latest Comments, Reaction

January 19th, 2017
The NBA and National Basketball Players Association announced Thursday that the league's new collective bargaining agreement has been signed by both sides. The seven-year pact will run through the conclusion of the 2023-24 season. Thursday's news represents more of a procedural formality than anything. On Dec. 23, USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt reported ...

Russell Westbrook Comments on Zaza Pachulia’s Hard Foul After Loss vs. Warriors

January 19th, 2017
Things got physical between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night at Oracle Arena.   During the second quarter of the Thunder's 121-100 loss, Warriors center Zaza Pachulia was whistled for a flagrant foul when he turned an attempt to trap a ball screen into a high-speed ...

Bucks vs. Rockets: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

January 18th, 2017
The Houston Rockets have been in a minor funk, but they shook off some woes when they defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 111-92 at Toyota Center on Wednesday night. The win was fueled by a barrage of late three-pointers from James Harden and Eric Gordon, who combined to pave the way and ...

Kevin Durant Comments on Emotions Facing Oklahoma City Thunder

January 17th, 2017
Emotions ran high during Kevin Durant's first game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Nov. 3, and the Golden State Warriors forward acknowledged Tuesday that showdowns against his former team will always hold extra meaning. "It's never going to be a regular game for me," Durant told ESPN.com's Chris Haynes. "I'm ...

Rockets vs. Heat: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

January 17th, 2017
The Houston Rockets have been cruising along during their first season under head coach Mike D'Antoni, but they hit a speed bump Tuesday evening in South Beach.  Matched up against the fledgling Miami Heat (12-30), the Rockets (32-12) fell victim to sloppy passing, shoddy shooting and general lethargy in a 109-103 loss. The ...

Lamar Odom Comments on Addiction, Entering Rehab

January 17th, 2017
Lamar Odom voluntarily checked himself into rehab in December as a proactive move to try to stay sober, according to Us Weekly, and he recently appeared on The Doctors to discuss how life has been since undergoing treatment.  During a wide-ranging interview (h/t Complex.com's Gain Evans), Odom touched on how rehab helped him and ...

Chris Paul Injury: Updates on Clippers Star’s Thumb and Return

January 16th, 2017
Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul suffered a torn ligament in his left thumb on Monday against the Oklahoma City Thunder. The injury will require surgery, according to Dan Woike of the Orange County Register.  It is currently unclear when he'll return to the court.  Continue for updates. Latest on Paul's Timeline for Return  Tuesday, Jan. 17 Paul ...

Carmelo Anthony Reportedly ‘Went on Tirade’ After Knicks’ Loss vs. 76ers

January 14th, 2017
Carmelo Anthony vented publicly after the Philadelphia 76ers stunned his New York Knicks 98-97 on Jan. 11, but a report from the New York Daily News' Frank Isola indicated Anthony also had harsh words for his team behind closed doors.   Citing a source close to Anthony, Isola reported the 32-year-old "went on a tirade after the shocking loss, ...

John Wall, Jae Crowder Fined for Altercation: Latest Comments, Reaction

January 14th, 2017
The NBA announced Saturday that Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder was fined $25,000 for his role in a postgame altercation with Washington Wizards point guard John Wall following his team's 117-108 win at TD Garden on Jan. 11, according to the Washington Post's Candace Buckner. Wall was fined $15,000, but his ...