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Lethargic Cavaliers Face Steeper Struggles Than Lebron James' Heat in 2010-11

WASHINGTON D.C. — The past is prelude, and for some, it's also served as comfort. It's given the Cleveland Cavaliers a cushion. It's been the reason that much of the national media, which mauled the Miami Heat for their sluggish start...Show More Summary

John Wall Shows Kyrie Irving He's Top PG in East and Other Friday NBA Takeaways

In August, Team USA opted to take Kyrie Irving to the FIBA World Cup instead of John Wall. After the Washington Wizards' 91-78 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, it appears the Kentucky product may not have forgotten...Show More Summary

Orlando Magic vs. Charlotte Hornets 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Charlotte Hornets looked to bring an end to their recent skid on Friday night when they took on the Orlando Magic. The Hornets had dropped three straight and five of their last six, and faced a stern test from a Magic squad who had won three of their last five. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Dallas Mavericks won their sixth straight game and set a season high in points score by defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 140-106 on Friday. Dirk Nowitzki led all scorers with 23 points. Chandler Parsons added 21, while Monta Ellis chipped in with 20 points and 10 assists. Kobe Bryant went just 6-of-22 in the loss. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Boston Celtics vs. Memphis Grizzlies 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Memphis Grizzlies looked to maintain their perfect home record on Friday night, when they took on the Boston Celtics. The Grizzlies had won their first six home games of the young season, and had seen a four-game overall win streak...Show More Summary

Phoenix Suns vs. Philadelphia 76ers 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The Phoenix Suns looked to build a bit of momentum on Friday night, when they took on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Suns had won two straight, and faced a reeling Sixers squad still trying to win their first game of the season, after dropping their first 11. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Detroit Pistons vs. Atlanta Hawks 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The streaky Atlanta Hawks looked to get back on track on Friday night, when they took on the Detroit Pistons. The Hawks had lost two straight after a four-game win streak and faced a tough test from a Pistons squad that had dropped three straight and six of its last seven. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Taj Gibson Injury: Updates on Bulls Star's Ankle and Return

Taj Gibson suffered an ankle injury during the Chicago Bulls' Friday night loss to the Portland Trail Blazers. The Bulls provided the latest on the 29-year-old big man: Twitter user @cjzero provides a photo of how the injury occurred: Sam...Show More Summary

San Antonio Spurs vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/21/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The red-hot San Antonio Spurs looked to keep rolling on Friday night, when they took on the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Spurs had won two straight and five of their last six, and faced a Timberwolves squad who had snapped a five-game skid their last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

LeBron James Didn't Look Happy with Dion Waiters' Shot Selection vs. Wizards

The Cleveland Cavaliers are just 5-6 after losing 91-78 against the Washington Wizards on Friday, and LeBron James looked frustrated at times during the loss. It was clear after a questionable shot selection from Dion Waiters that LeBron was not too pleased. Show More Summary

LeBron James Finishes Alley-Oop Gracefully with Left Hand vs. Wizards

The Cleveland Cavaliers have gotten off to a slow start this season, but LeBron James was doing what he could early on Friday to get his team back on track. In the first quarter of their game against the Washington Wizards, Kyrie Irving threw up an alley-oop to LeBron, who completed the play with a graceful left-handed layup. Show More Summary

Thunder's Reggie Jackson Dunks in Traffic over Brook Lopez, Kevin Garnett

With Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook injured, Reggie Jackson is doing everything he can to get the Oklahoma City Thunder out of their slump. Jackson made a great move to the basket against the Brooklyn Nets on Friday, finishing the dribble drive with a dunk over Brook Lopez and Kevin Garnett. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Chicago's Gibson goes down with ankle injury

Chicago's Taj Gibson sustained a left ankle injury in the third quarter of Friday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers.

Cavaliers vs. Wizards: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

The Washington Wizards picked up their biggest win of the early season, knocking off the Cleveland Cavaliers 91-78 on Friday night in the Verizon Center. The Wizards entered the game with the second-best record in the Eastern Conference, but many contended that they had a relatively easy schedule to start the 2014-15 season. Show More Summary

Chicago Bulls vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Blazers led the Bulls, 61-43, at the half. Stay tuned to Bleacher Report for live updates and analysis throughout. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Duke vs. Temple: Score and Twitter Reaction from Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 2014

The No. 4 Duke Blue Devils were far from their best on Friday and had to overcome a poor shooting night to beat the Temple Owls, 74-54, in the semifinals of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic inside the Barclays Center. Despite winning by 20 points, Duke was far from dominant for most of the game. Show More Summary

Suns' Eric Bledsoe Gets in Face of 76ers' Nerlens Noel After Hard Foul

Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe was visibly upset after this hard foul on him during Friday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers. While driving to the basket, Bledsoe was knocked to the floor by Nerlens Noel. Moments later, Bledsoe got into Noel's face, despite being a full 10 inches shorter than the 76ers big man. Show More Summary

Dallas Mavericks vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

Mavericks 140, Lakers 106—Final The Dallas Mavericks (10-3) completely destroyed the Los Angeles Lakers (3-10) in a 140-106 victory at the American Airlines Center. Dallas nailed 51-of-82 shots —or 62.2 percent —from the field, including 18-of-35 from beyond the arc. Show More Summary

Brooklyn Nets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

The Brooklyn Nets snapped their five-game losing streak Friday with a 94-92 road win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Brooklyn's bench was key in the winning effort, and Jarrett Jack led all scorers with 23 points. Reggie Jackson scored 21 for OKC. Up next, the Nets face a tough test at the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday. Show More Summary

Duke vs. Temple: Live Score and Highlights for Coaches vs. Cancer Classic 2014

The No. 4 Duke Blue Devils and the Temple Owls are underway in the second half. Duke led 36-26 at halftime. Keep it locked right here for live scores and highlights. Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com

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