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Los Angeles Clippers vs. Memphis Grizzlies 11/23/14: Video Highlights and Recap

A potential Western Conference playoff matchup took place on Sunday as the conference-leading Memphis Grizzlies took on the Los Angeles Clippers. The Grizzlies looked to continue their red-hot start against a Clippers group that has yet to truly find its stride at 7-4 on the campaign. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder 11/23/14: Video Highlights, Recap

At the beginning of the season, a matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder would have been a mouth-watering prospect. Without Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, the Thunder have lost five straight games and entered Sunday at the bottom of the Western Conference. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Nikola Mirotic and Doug McDermott Proving They're Too Good Not to Play

Chicago Bulls rookies Nikola Mirotic and Doug McDermott have shown over the past few weeks that they deserve to be part of the rotation. Head coach Tom Thibodeau has shown that rookies can play in his team. Granted these two are theShow More Summary

Grizzlies' Tony Allen Channels His Inner Rajon Rondo with Behind-the-Back Move

The Memphis Grizzlies faced the Boston Celtics on Friday night, and it looks like a Memphis player took some notes on Boston's point guard, Rajon Rondo. In the second quarter of Sunday's game against the visiting Los Angeles Clippers,...Show More Summary

Blazers' Steve Blake Crosses over Celtics' Evan Turner, Drains Jumper

The game is already over, but the Boston Celtics' Evan Turner is still wondering where Portland Trail Blazers guard Steve Blake went on this play. In the final minute of the third quarter of Portland's 94-88 road win, Blake lost Turner with a nasty crossover and then drained a jumper to finish off the play. Show More Summary

Andrew Bogut Injury: Updates on Warriors Star's Eye and Return

Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut has struggled to live up to his potential since entering the league due to an inability to avoid injuries. There were high hopes for him entering the 2014-15 NBA season, but the big Aussie has...Show More Summary

Carlos Boozer Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Shoulder and Return

Los Angeles Lakers power forward Carlos Boozer will miss Sunday's game against the Denver Nuggets with a shoulder injury. Mike Trudell of Lakers.com provided the news: A 13-year veteran, Boozer is spending his first year with the Lakers after being amnestied by the Chicago Bulls in the offseason. Show More Summary

Leandro Barbosa Injury: Updates on Warriors Guard's Knee and Return

Golden State Warriors guard Leandro Barbosa was ruled out for the remainder of Sunday night's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder with what's been characterized as a knee sprain. Rusty Simmons of The San Francisco Chronicle tweeted out the news: Barbosa is averaging 7.2 points and 1.7 assists per game on 48.6 percent shooting. Show More Summary

Denver Nuggets vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

The Denver Nuggets will look to win their fourth straight game when they travel to the Staples Center to take on the Los Angeles Lakers Sunday night. The Nuggets, who started the season 2-7 before going on this winning streak, are averaging 110 points per game over their past three contests. Show More Summary

Houston Rockets Have Quietly Become a Defensive Team

The Houston Rockets became one of the best defenses in the NBA while no one was watching. And while it’s easy to dismiss that as just early-season anomaly, there are valid basketball reasons to suggest it’s going to be the same at the...Show More Summary

Chris Andersen Injury: Updates on Heat Forward's Ankle and Return

Miami Heat forward Chris Andersen suffered a sprained ankle against the Charlotte Hornets Sunday night and will miss the remainder of the game. The Heat's official Twitter account passed along the news on the forward: Andersen, 36, registered 2.5 points and 3.3 rebounds per game prior to Sunday's matchup. Show More Summary

Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder: Live Score, Highlights, Reaction

It has been a tale of two starts for the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Golden State Warriors. The latter team has exploded out of the gate to a 9-2 record, sitting atop the Pacific division and defying already lofty expectations. The...Show More Summary

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Boston Celtics: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

Game: Portland Trail Blazers at Boston Celtics TV: CSNN Tipoff: 6 p.m. ET The Portland Trail Blazers (9-3, 1-2 away) will be taking on the Boston Celtics (4-7, 2-4 home) with the league's longest winning streak at stake. The Blazers have won six straight games and are hoping to build on a 105-87 win over the Chicago Bulls. Show More Summary

Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Charlotte Hornets (4-9) will look to avoid a fifth straight loss when they square off against the Miami Heat (7-6) Sunday night. Owners of the league's sixth-least efficient offense, according to Basketball-Reference.com, Charlotte has struggled to put the ball in the basket, shooting 43.4 percent from the field (No. Show More Summary

NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Speculation on Corey Brewer and Eric Gordon

If you thought the rumor mill stopped when you graduated high school, think again. Rumors and speculation are ever-present in the NBA, even if the actual trade deadline isn ’t until Feb. 20. Read on to see the latest whispers surrounding...Show More Summary

LeBron James Caught Cursing out of Frustration During Loss

A lot has been said about the Cleveland Cavaliers' early-season struggles, as the most scrutinized team in the NBA has gotten off to a mediocre 5-7 start. It's obvious this team is still a work in progress, and that was evident during the Cavaliers' 110-93 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. Show More Summary

NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding LA Lakers, Chicago Bulls and More

Injuries are an unfortunate part of sports, but they have hit some teams harder than others in the early going of the 2014-15 NBA season. As a result, rumors about free-agent pickups are circulating around the Association because ofShow More Summary

Separating the 2014-15 NBA Title Contenders from the Pretenders

Regular-season success isn't everything in the NBA, especially when there have only been a few weeks of that regular season to evaluate. Distinguishing this season's real title threats from aspiring would-be contenders requires someShow More Summary

Cavaliers Nearing Rock Bottom and Other Takeaways from Saturday's NBA Action

From day one, everyone—LeBron James, David Blatt, fans and media alike—knew the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers were in for quite the learning process. Few thought the curve would be quite so sharp. The Cavs dropped their fourth straight game Saturday night, succumbing to the streaking Toronto Raptors, 110-93. Show More Summary

Phoenix Suns vs. Indiana Pacers 11/22/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The red-hot Phoenix Suns looked to continue their recent run of success on Saturday, when they took on the Indiana Pacers. The Suns had won three straight but faced a tricky test from a Pacers squad that had won two straight. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

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