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Russell Westbrook Injury: Updates on Thunder Star's Face and Status

The Oklahoma City Thunder can't seem to catch a break this season. All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook, who missed the first 16 games of the year with a hand injury, is once again dealing with an injury. In the Thunder's loss to the Trail Blazers on Feb. Show More Summary

Golden State Warriors vs. Toronto Raptors 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Golden State Warriors looked to bounce back from a brutal loss their last time out when they took on the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. The Warriors were thumped by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday in their second loss in three games, and they faced a tough test from the Raptors, who were eager to end a three-game skid. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Washington Wizards vs. Philadelphia 76ers 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The slumping Washington Wizards looked to snap out of their malaise on Friday when they took on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Wizards had lost five straight and faced a Sixers squad mired in its own skid, one that had seen it drop five straight and six of seven. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Persistent Indiana Pacers Are Winners Already by Managing to Stay in East Race

INDIANAPOLIS — Considering the man in charge and the culture created in Indiana, it shouldn't be any surprise that, even after a confluence of unfair circumstances, the Pacers haven't tossed in the towel in the hope of a lottery lifeline. Not...Show More Summary

Brooklyn Nets vs. Houston Rockets 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Houston Rockets looked to continue their recent hot streak on Friday night when they took on the Brooklyn Nets. The Rockets had ripped off three straight wins and faced a Nets squad that saw its two-game win streak snapped its last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Chicago Bulls 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Chicago Bulls looked to bounce back from a tough loss their last time out, when they took on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. The Bulls saw their two-game win streak snapped their last time out, and they faced a T-Wolves squad that had won two of its last three. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

New York Knicks vs. Detroit Pistons 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Detroit Pistons looked to bounce back from a tough loss their last time out when they took on the New York Knicks on Friday night. The Pistons were waxed by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Feb. 24 and faced a Knicks squad that had lost eight straight and sat dead last in the Eastern Conference. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Thunder's Mitch McGary Performs Dream Shake for Easy Basket, Bench Loves It

Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Mitch McGary forgot he was a rookie and thought he was Hakeem Olajuwon, even if it was only for one play. McGary was driving to the basket on Friday night against the Portland Trail Blazers when he...Show More Summary

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Memphis Grizzlies 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

Two of the NBA's top teams squared off on Friday night when the Memphis Grizzlies took on the Los Angeles Clippers. The balanced Grizzlies saw their two-game win streak snapped their last time out, and they faced another tough test from the Clippers, who were eager to end their two-game skid. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Indiana Pacers 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Cleveland Cavaliers looked to continue their torrid run of form Friday night, when they took on the Indiana Pacers. The Cavs had won four straight and six of their last seven, including a convincing thumping of the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night. Show More Summary

Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Atlanta Hawks looked to continue their recent run of success on Friday when they took on the Orlando Magic. The Hawks had bounced back from their recent struggles to win two straight, and they faced a Magic squad that saw its three-game win streak snapped its last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Miami Heat vs. New Orleans Pelicans: Postgame Grades and Analysis

In a crucial contest between two teams on the postseason bubble, the New Orleans Pelicans were able to come away on top against the Miami Heat, winning 104-102. It was a tight matchup all the way through, though Miami led the entire fourth quarter—until the final minute. Show More Summary

Charlotte Hornets vs. Boston Celtics 2/27/15: Video Highlights and Recap

The Boston Celtics looked to continue their recent run of form Friday night when they took on the Charlotte Hornets. The Celtics had won two straight heading into the contest and faced a Hornets side looking to build some momentum after snapping a five-game skid its last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Tyler Hansbrough and Festus Ezeli Are Ready to Rumble!

Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao won't be lacing up the gloves until May. But Toronto Raptors forward Tyler Hansbrough and Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli don't feel like waiting until then. Tensions ran high in the Air Canada Centre on Friday. Show More Summary

Andrea Bargnani scores 25, Knicks win 2OT game vs Pistons

Andrea Bargnani scores 25, Knicks win 2OT game vs Pistons Here’s the New York Daily News reporting on a wild and unexpected Knicks victory in Detroit: In what turned out to be the Knicks’ craziest and perhaps unlikeliest game of the year, they pulled out a 121-115 victory over the previously rising Pistons in double overtime Friday night to [...]

Nets fall short vs Rockets

Nets fall short vs Rockets Here’s the New York Post with an update on the Brooklyn Nets, whose despite tonight’s loss should be proud of the basketball they’ve played lately: The Nets are only a few possessions away from being 4-0 since the All-Star break. But when you’re playing on the road in the Western Conference, it only takes [...]

Thunder's Kanter (thigh) to miss game against Blazers

Oklahoma City center Enes Kanter was not in the lineup Friday night against the Trail Blazers because of a right thigh contusion.

Bulls lose Gibson to ankle injury against Minnesota

Forward Taj Gibson has left the Chicago Bulls' game against Minnesota with a left ankle injury.

Knicks' Alexey Shved Throws Up Awful Shot Attempt vs. Pistons

Things just aren't going well for the New York Knicks. In the fourth quarter of Friday's game against the Detroit Pistons, Alexey Shved tried to throw up a sky-hook attempt. The shot didn't go anywhere close to the rim, flying out of bounds. The Knicks couldn't hold onto their fourth-quarter lead, heading to overtime tied at 95-95 with the Pistons. Show More Summary

5 Moves Los Angeles Lakers Should Make Between Now and Start of Next Season

It doesn't take much of an analytical background to conclude that the Los Angeles Lakers are nowhere close to being a good basketball team. The organization has a lot of work to do, both in terms of restructuring its personnel and instilling a more sophisticated hoops philosophy. This offseason will be a vital phase in L.A.'s reboot. Show More Summary

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