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Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat 11/25/14: Video Highlights and Recap

November 25th, 2014
The red-hot Golden State Warriors downed the Miami Heat Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena, 114-97, behind a season-high 40 points from Stephen Curry.The Warriors guard hit that mark on a scorching 8-of-11 shooting performance from three-point range as Golden State improved to 11-2 on the strength of its sixth straight win.Miami ...

Denver’s Ty Lawson Sends Kirk Hinrich to the Floor with Dribble Move

November 25th, 2014
The Denver Nuggets' Ty Lawson is one of the toughest defensive assignments in the NBA, and Chicago Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich was his latest victim on Tuesday night. With under five minutes to play in the third quarter and his team leading by six at home, Lawson faked as if he ...

Detroit Pistons vs. Milwaukee Bucks 11/25/14: Video Highlights and Recap

November 25th, 2014
The Milwaukee Bucks looked to get back on track on Tuesday night when they took on the Detroit Pistons. The Bucks had lost two straight contests after a three-game win streak and faced a tricky test from a Pistons squad which was eager to end its four-game slide.Read more NBA news ...

Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards 11/25/14: Video Highlights and Recap

November 25th, 2014
The red-hot Washington Wizards looked to continue their early-season success on Tuesday night when they took on the Atlanta Hawks. The Wizards had won two straight and five of their past six, but the sharpshooting Hawks posed a serious threat, having snapped a two-game skid their last time out.Read more ...

Steph Curry Toys with Any Defenders Standing in His Way, Hits 8 Threes vs. Heat

November 25th, 2014
The Golden State Warriors defeated the host Miami Heat 114-97 on Tuesday thanks in large part to Stephen Curry going into god mode, which he has been known to do time and time again. The NBA's best shooter was heat-checking all night on his way to a season-high 40 points (as ...

Kenneth Faried Throws Down the Hammer on the Fast Break, Nate Robinson Loves It

November 25th, 2014
In case Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried wasn't sure whether this play against the visiting Chicago Bulls was exciting or not, all he had to do was look over to the bench. Faried finished a fast break with a thunderous dunk that gave Denver a 28-19 first-quarter lead and had his ...

Cleveland Cavaliers Need Help That Ray Allen Can’t Provide

November 25th, 2014
Six wins, seven losses and countless questions that are simultaneously premature and unavoidable. By the numbers, the Cleveland Cavaliers' first month of new-look exploits has left something to be desired. In times like these, superstars cite the importance of patience, coaches get metaphorical and the rest of us wonder if there's a ...

John Henson Injury: Updates on Bucks Forward’s Foot and Return

November 25th, 2014
Milwaukee Bucks forward John Henson exited Tuesday's game against the Detroit Pistons in the first half with a foot injury. Charles F. Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported on Henson's status: Henson is a talented shot-blocker and has tremendous length, but in the midst of his third NBA season, the former ...

Serge Ibaka’s Role as Thunder No. 1 Will Pay Off When Durant, Westbrook Return

November 25th, 2014
Following years of dreams deferred, the 2014-15 campaign quickly became a nightmarish one for the Oklahoma City Thunder. First came Kevin Durant, derailed by a foot injury in early October. Then it was Russell Westbrook, beset by a broken hand mere minutes into the second game of the year—a pair of ...

Lakers Reportedly Awarded $4.85 Million Disabled Player Exception for Steve Nash

November 25th, 2014
The Los Angeles Lakers lost veteran Steve Nash for the season due to a back injury, but they are reportedly set to receive some compensation due to the disabled player exception.    Brian Windhorst of ESPN initially passed along the news:Nash has played in just 65 games over the last two seasons ...