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Heat's Henry Walker Forces OT with Game-Tying 3-Pointer vs. Magic

Miami Heat guard Henry Walker played in just his second game since the 2011-12 season Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic, and he made the most of it. The Magic were up eight points with 40 seconds remaining when the Heat mounted a dramatic comeback. Show More Summary

Lakers' Jordan Clarkson Dunks Through Contact over Jazz's Dante Exum

Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson is guilty of rookie-on-rookie crime. Driving to the rim Wednesday night against the Utah Jazz, Clarkson threw down a monster slam dunk through contact over Dante Exum. After the dunk, Clarkson made sure to flex for the Utah crowd. The Lakers trailed 51-45 at halftime. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

San Antonio Spurs vs Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

Keep it locked right here as we bring you live coverage of the Spurs vs. Blazers! Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

What's Next for Kevin Garnett After Feel-Good Homecoming with Timberwolves?

Much of Kevin Garnett's return to the Minnesota Timberwolves is ceremonial. He's no longer a heavy-minute on-court producer. He can't change entire games through force of will or athleticism anymore. Though he looks physically identical...Show More Summary

Jose Calderon Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Achilles and Return

The 2014-15 season has been one to forget for the New York Knicks. Jose Calderon has been complicit in the team's disappointing campaign, failing to match last year's numbers with the Dallas Mavericks. Making matters worse, the 33-year-old point guard is dealing with a sore Achilles and will not return to the game vs. Show More Summary

Kris Humphries Injury: Updates on Wizards Forward's Groin and Return

Washington Wizards forward Kris Humphries will not return to Wednesday night's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves after suffering a strained left groin midway through the second quarter, the team announced. Humphries, 30, left the...Show More Summary

Larry Sanders Revelation Significant for Mental Health Awareness

To those of us who have suffered the effects of mental illness, Larry Sanders' actions Wednesday were nothing short of heroic. His revelation via The Players' Tribune that he had left the NBA to undergo treatment for anxiety and depression...Show More Summary

Oklahoma City Thunder: No Argument, Russell Westbrook Deserves 2015 MVP Award

Russell Westbrook is different from most point guards in the NBA. This almost goes without saying after hearing Kobe Bryant talk about Westbrook with Bill Simmons on ESPN's The B.S. Report. Bryant, who will go down as one of the best...Show More Summary

Checklist for Golden State Warriors During Season's Homestretch

At 44-10, the Golden State Warriors continue to pace the brutal Western Conference—something they have done for the better part of the 2014-15 season. But with 28 games remaining on the schedule, Steve Kerr’s club is far from being out...Show More Summary

Nets' Markel Brown Throws Down 360 Dunk on Fast Break vs. Pelicans

Remember Markel Brown, the high-flying guard who used to showcase spectacular dunks at Oklahoma State? Don't worry, he's still doing the same things in the NBA. Playing against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night, the Brooklyn Nets rookie had a wide-open lane to the basket on a fast break. Show More Summary

Wilson Chandler Injury: Updates on Nuggets Star's Groin and Return

Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler will miss his second straight game Wednesday night against the Phoenix Suns due to a lingering groin injury. Chris Dempsey of The Denver Post had the news: Chandler, 27, left Sunday's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder after playing only 18 minutes with the injury. Show More Summary

Mavericks-Hawks Game Delayed Due to Leaky Roof in Atlanta

The Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks were on the fence about playing Wednesday night due to severe weather conditions, but they decided to go ahead with their matchup. Unfortunately, Philips Arena had other plans, as a leaky roof delayed the game in the first quarter. Show More Summary

Kenneth Faried Injury: Updates on Nuggets Star's Thumb and Return

Kenneth Faried has been one of the few bright spots in an otherwise disappointing season for the Denver Nuggets. Any injury concerns for the star power forward will be magnified because of what he brings the team. According to ChrisShow More Summary

Aaron Gordon Injury: Updates on Magic Star's Ankle and Return

Orlando Magic rookie first-round pick Aaron Gordon left Wednesday's game against the Miami Heat with an ankle injury. Ira Winderman of the Sun-Sentinel reported on Gordon's status: Gordon's 2014-15 campaign has already been shortened due to a foot fracture that required surgery. Show More Summary

Kevin Garnett Receives Standing Ovation in Minnesota Timberwolves Return

Few players in Minnesota Timberwolves history have made as big of an impact as Kevin Garnett. The 38-year-old has returned to the team that drafted him, and Minnesota fans made him feel welcome Wednesday night. Prior to the T-Wolves' game against the Washington Wizards, fans gave Garnett a standing ovation in his return to Minnesota. Show More Summary

Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Preview, Game Stats

The Golden State Warriors have already beaten the Cleveland Cavaliers and covered the posted spread once this season, but LeBron James wasn't on the floor for the Cavs in that contest. The two NBA title contenders will meet for the second...Show More Summary

Austin Rivers Is Actually Proving Somewhat Useful to Los Angeles Clippers

Austin Rivers came into Los Angeles having to meet relatively tame expectations. You have to credit him: He's done that so far. In 17 games with the Los Angeles Clippers, Rivers has put up modest production, even after dropping a career-high 28 points against the Sacramento Kings over the weekend. Show More Summary

Grading Amar'e Stoudemire's Early Performances with the Dallas Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks addressed their desperate need for frontcourt depth by picking up Amar'e Stoudemire, who reached a buyout agreement with the New York Knicks last week. The veteran big man has only played two games with his new team...Show More Summary

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers will look to recover from a painful Feb. 23 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies when they visit NBA scoring leader James Harden and the Houston Rockets on Wednesday. L.A. will go to battle without Blake Griffin, who has missed six games following surgery on his right elbow. Show More Summary

Dallas Mavericks vs. Atlanta Hawks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Dallas Mavericks stake their three-game win streak in Wednesday's visit to the Atlanta Hawks. The game tips off at 7:30 p.m. ET. Fox Sports Southwest and SportSouth have the local TV feeds. Keep it here for all the action. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

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