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New York Knicks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the NewYork Knicks, 105-78, on Friday night. In his first game back after missing 14 games with a broken right hand, Russell Westbrook led the Thunder with 32 points, eight assists and seven rebounds in 24 minutes. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Phoenix Suns vs. Denver Nuggets 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Denver Nuggets looked to avenge their recent loss to the Phoenix Suns when the two teams squared off again Friday night. The Nuggets saw their five-game win streak snapped their last time out by the Suns, who had won five of their last six. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Orlando Magic vs. Indiana Pacers 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Indiana Pacers looked to get themselves back on track Friday when they took on the Orlando Magic. The Pacers had lost two of their last three and faced a tricky test from a young Magic squad that had lost three straight and four of its last five. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Sacramento Kings vs. San Antonio Spurs 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The San Antonio Spurs looked to keep their torrid run of form going on Friday when they took on the Sacramento Kings. The Spurs had won five straight and eight of nine, but they faced a surprisingly tough test from the upstart Kings, who'd had their three-game win streak snapped their last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Have Phoenix Suns Watered Down Offense with Too Many Point Guards?

The Phoenix Suns may have stockpiled too much of a good thing this summer. Having acquired Isaiah Thomas from the Sacramento Kings via sign-and-trade and reached a five-year, $70 million contract extension with Eric Bledsoe, the club...Show More Summary

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Atlanta Hawks 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Atlanta Hawks looked to bounce back from a tough loss when they took on the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night. The Hawks saw their two-game win streak snapped their last time out, and they faced a Pelicans squad that had dropped two of its last three. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Russell Westbrook Dominates in Return and Other Friday NBA Takeaways

The Oklahoma City Thunder recorded the most points they've scored since Nov. 12 in Friday night's 105-78 win over the New York Knicks. While OKC's defense clamped down on a lineup missing superstar Carmelo Anthony to back spasms, the offense got a jolt from a familiar friend. Show More Summary

Dallas Mavericks vs. Toronto Raptors 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the NBA's top early-season squads squared off on Friday night, when the Dallas Mavericks took on the Toronto Raptors. The Mavs had snapped a two-game skid their last time out, and they faced another tough test from the red-hot Raptors, who were riding a six-game win streak. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Golden State Warriors vs. Charlotte Hornets 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The scorching-hot Golden State Warriors looked to keep rolling along on Friday when they faced the slumping Charlotte Hornets. The explosive Warriors had won seven straight, but they faced a tough test from a Hornets squad that was eager to end its seven-game skid. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Thunder's Russell Westbrook Goes Baseline for Dunk in 1st Game Back

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook returned to the starting lineup Friday after missing 14 games with an injured hand. If there were any concerns that it would take a while for him to return to form, they quickly disappeared on this dunk. Show More Summary

Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo Scores with Eurostep from 3-Point Line

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo is one of the toughest defensive assignments in the NBA due to his length, and moves like this show just how hard it would be to stop him. The Greek Freak started his Eurostep move from just outside the three-point line on his way to a layup past Caron Butler. Show More Summary

Clippers vs. Rockets: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

Blake Griffin took advantage of a depleted Houston Rockets lineup to help the Los Angeles Clippers to a 102-85 victory. Bleacher Report noted the strong performance from the All-Star power forward: Griffin was 11-of-20 from the floor in a dominant effort for the Clippers as they improved to 10-5 on the year with an impressive road win. Show More Summary

What Stands Between Lance Stephenson and His Star Potential?

As the Charlotte Hornets' shiniest offseason acquisition, Lance Stephenson entered the 2014-15 campaign with high expectations—perhaps too lofty for his own good. After several weeks of woefully inefficient shooting and underwhelming impact, it's clear the free-wheeling shooting guard has a long way to go before reaching his star potential. Show More Summary

Isaiah Canaan Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Ankle and Return

The injury issues for the Houston Rockets continue to get worse as Isaiah Canaan left Friday's game with a sprained ankle. Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle provides the latest info on the guard: He also adds how bad things have...Show More Summary

Biggest Winners and Losers from 1st Month of 2014-15 Season

The first month of the 2014-15 NBA season featured no shortage of overachievers and underperformers. The race to the top of the Western Conference is already shaping up to be a bloodbath, while the Eastern Conference is chock-full of sub-.500 teams. Show More Summary

DeMar DeRozan Injury: Updates on Raptors Star's Groin and Return

Toronto Raptors guard-forward DeMar DeRozan left Friday's game against the Dallas Mavericks after suffering a groin injury. The Raptors reported official word of the injury: DeRozan went to the locker room after laying on the floor in...Show More Summary

Can the Miami Heat Keep Dwyane Wade's Title Window Open?

Dwyane Wade has won a trio of titles in his 12-season NBA career, but at 32, it’s worth wondering if Flash has another in him. There are several significant hurdles Wade, and the Miami Heat, will have to navigate though to earn their...Show More Summary

New York Knicks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

In a game that's set to feature the return of Russell Westbrook, the New York Knicks (4-12) are on the road to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (4-12) in the first meeting between the two teams this season. Tipoff : 8 p.m. ET Coverage:...Show More Summary

Spurs coach Popovich to miss 2nd straight game

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich will miss his second straight game after recently undergoing an undisclosed minor medical procedure.

2 Los Angeles Lakers Players Who Should Be Getting More Minutes

Ed Davis and Wayne Ellington have been two of the few bright spots in this dark season for the Los Angeles Lakers—and both deserve a bump in playing time. The Lakers are struggling to find guys who can make positive contributions on the floor. Show More Summary

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