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Nikola Mirotic Still Has More to Offer Chicago Bulls

Nikola Mirotic has demonstrated proficiency in a variety ways over the course of his debut season. His rookie status may not put him in the highest standing with head coach Tom Thibodeau, but it is apparent that the 23-year-old Montenegrin brings so much more to the table than the typical first-year player. Show More Summary

Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Oklahoma City Thunder

This has been far from an ideal start to the season for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but things are starting to get back on track. They still have a strenuous battle ahead to lock up a playoff spot, but it’s not too early to think about...Show More Summary

New Derrick Rose Can't Forget What Made Old Version so Effective

After two career-altering knee injuries, Chicago Bulls' star point guard Derrick Rose has been forced to make a few adjustments to his game. Some of those changes have to be reverted, though. It's no secret that the former league MVP has looked like a different player this season. Show More Summary

Golden State Warriors vs. Los Angeles Lakers 12/23/14: Video Highlights, Recap

For the first time this season, the Los Angeles Lakers played without Kobe Bryant. Against the Golden State Warriors and their NBA-best record, Bryant's teammates were up to the challenge. Seven Lakers (9-19) scored in double figures en route to a 115-105 victory over the Warriors (23-4) on Tuesday night at Staples Center. Show More Summary

Dallas Mavericks vs. Phoenix Suns 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Dallas Mavericks looked to bounce back from a tough loss their last time out, when they took on the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. The Mavs saw a three-game win streak snapped in their last game, and they faced a tricky test from...Show More Summary

Portland Trail Blazers vs. OKC Thunder 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the NBA's best, most exciting teams squared off on Tuesday night, when the Portland Trail Blazers faced the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Blazers had seen their five-game win streak snapped their last time out, and they faced another tough test here, from a Thunder squad that had dropped two of its last three. Watch the video for full highlights. Show More Summary

Byron Scott's Kobe Bryant Plan Leaving Los Angeles Lakers in Dangerous Position

LOS ANGELES — Here’s one thing Byron Scott has accomplished. He has left no question about it, and it’s good to know: Kobe Bryant no longer can do everything and be everything for the Los Angeles Lakers. Chalk it up to Bryant’s career...Show More Summary

Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami Heat 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Miami Heat looked to build a bit of momentum on Tuesday night when they took on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Heat snapped a two-game skid their last time out, and they faced a Sixers squad that snapped a five-game skid in its last contest. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Atlanta Hawks 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the NBA's best teams clashed on Tuesday night when the Los Angeles Clippers took on the Atlanta Hawks. The Clippers looked to end a rough patch that had seen them drop two of their last three, but they faced a tough test from the Hawks, who had won four straight and 13 of their last 14. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Denver Nuggets vs. Brooklyn Nets 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Brooklyn Nets looked to build a bit of momentum on Tuesday when they took on the Denver Nuggets. The veteran Nets had snapped a three-game skid their last time out and faced an athletic Nuggets squad who saw its two-game win streak snapped its last contest. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

NBA Legend Vlade Divac Hits Half-Court Shot to Win $90,000 for Charity

Vlade Divac hasn't taken the court in any professional capacity since 2005, but it turns out he still has some of the range that made him such a versatile big man. The 46-year-old nailed a half-court shot during the third-quarter intermission...Show More Summary

Hawks Becoming Spurs of Eastern Conference and Tuesday NBA Takeaways

Once the Atlanta Hawks brought head coach Mike Budenholzer over from the San Antonio Spurs in 2013, one suspected it was only a matter of time before this team began resembling the reigning champions—or at least some nascent versionShow More Summary

Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Boston Celtics looked to bounce back from a tough loss their last time out when they took on the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night. The Celtics saw their three-game win streak snapped their last time out and faced a tough test from the young Magic, who had dropped four straight and six of their last seven. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Is DeAndre Jordan Deserving of an All-Star Selection This Season?

The Los Angeles Clippers know firsthand why DeAndre Jordan deserves a trip to the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. Besides being the cornerstone of the defense, he's managed to do all the little things well. His deservedness is not just that the 2013-14 rebounding champion is producing at or above the levels he did a season ago. Show More Summary

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Indiana Pacers 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The New Orleans Pelicans looked to keep their recent hot streak rolling on Tuesday when they took on the Indiana Pacers. The Pelicans had won three of their last four but faced a stingy Pacers squad who snapped a two-game skid its last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Chicago Bulls vs. Washington Wizards 12/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the Eastern Conference's best teams squared off on Tuesday night when the Washington Wizards took on the Chicago Bulls. John Wall and the Wizards had seen their six-game win streak snapped their last time out and faced another tough test from Derrick Rose and the Bulls, who had won three straight and six of their last seven. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Cleveland Cavaliers 12/23/14: Video Highlights, Recap

The Cleveland Cavaliers looked to keep their recent run of success rolling on Tuesday, when they took on the Minnesota Timberwolves. Cavs star Kevin Love surely aimed to have a big game against his former team and lead Cleveland to a...Show More Summary

7 Early Dark-Horse Candidates to Make the 2015 NBA All-Star Game

It hasn't gotten any easier to make the All-Star Game, particularly for guys like Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley. He's still looking to make his first appearance, and he isn't the only one. Even for those once counted as All-Star regulars (e.g. Show More Summary

Danny Granger's NBA Career Coming to a Swift and Painful Close

John Elway won a Super Bowl in the final start of his NFL career. So did Jerome Bettis. Bill Russell, at age 35, grabbed 21 rebounds in the last professional game he’d every play—Game 7 of the 1969 NBA Finals—to win his 11th title as a Boston Celtic. This isn ’t the way it usually goes, of course. Show More Summary

Clippers' Glen Davis Takes Out Kid in Stands During Game vs. Hawks

Los Angeles Clippers big man Glen Davis is 6'9'' and 289 pounds, so he's not someone you would like to fall on you while watching a game. While trying to save a loose ball on Tuesday against the Atlanta Hawks, Davis lost his balance (with help from Kyle Korver) and fell into the stands. Show More Summary

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