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Good morning. Did you get basketball for Christmas?

Subscribe to Good Morning It's Basketball and get it in your inbox every weekday by 8 a.m. ET. Good morning. The Clippers picked a nice time to remind everyone they were once a 2015 NBA championship contender. L.A. locked down the Warriors in the final game of the Christmas Day pentuple-header, winning 100-86 at home. Show More Summary

John Wall on Cusp of Entering NBA MVP Conversation

The Washington Wizards have all the makings of a full-fledged championship contender. Or, they do whenever MVP-caliber point guard John Wall hits the hardwood, at least. Behind 24 points, 11 assists and six rebounds from their All-Star...Show More Summary

Is Josh Smith the Final Piece to Houston Rockets' Championship Puzzle?

The Houston Rockets weren't in the market for a savior, and they won't be asking versatile forward Josh Smith to fill such a role. Already in the thick of the NBA championship hunt, the Rockets have been searching for competitive advantages. Show More Summary

NBA Christmas Day schedule and results: LeBron James returns to Miami

The Cavaliers' star returns to the place where he won two championships in the marquee Christmas game of the day. Christmas Day always delivers plenty of presents to NBA fans, and although there are a few lumps of coal in this batchShow More Summary

Josh Smith to Sign with Rockets: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

From Dennis Rodman to Rasheed Wallace and on down the line, the NBA has a storied history of contenders rolling the dice on malcontents to push them over the championship edge. The Houston Rockets will hope Josh Smith is the next to join that list. Smith has verbally agreed to join the Rockets when he clears waivers at 5 p.m. Show More Summary

Beck/Bucher Debate: Reasons for Optimism for the NBA's Rebuilding Franchises

A few NBA franchises could use guidance about how to rebuild and become championship or contending squads. Whether it is through patience, free agency, cap space or draft picks, teams can flip themselves around with the right moves.Show More Summary

How The Boston Celtics Turned A Championship Team Into A Treasure Trove Of Draft Picks

With the Rajon Rondo trade, the Boston Celtics have gotten rid of every player from the team that won the NBA title in 2008. It's been a slow rebuild for the Celtics, but their GM Danny Ainge deserves credit. While they still have aShow More Summary

There's More to Life in the NBA Than Winning Championships

Herm Edwards never played or coached basketball at a high level, but there's a reason the ex-NFLer's famous postgame rant is still so popular in the sports world. That is, because it's true. You play to win the game. Every game. No matter the stakes or the opponent. At least, that's the point of the exercise. Show More Summary

Blueprint for Brooklyn Nets to Rebuild Via NBA Trade Market

The Brooklyn Nets' plan is evolving. After putting together one of the most expensive teams in NBA history before last season, even the Nets knew their championship window was small. But it didn't take them long to realize the window...Show More Summary

NFL Picks: Week 16 Against the Spread

Things are starting to get fun here in football land. As opposed to the NBA, where over 80 percent of the league is eliminated from championship contention upon the season's first tipoff, the NFL is a Pollyanna free-for-all this time of year. Show More Summary

Paul Pierce Providing Blueprint for Graceful NBA Aging

Forget the 10 All-Star nods, the 2007-08 NBA Finals MVP and the championship ring. What Paul Pierce is doing now may be his most remarkable achievement yet. He's aging gracefully—completing the nearly impossible transition from superstar to sage with ease. Show More Summary

Beck/Bucher Debate: Who Has the Best Starting 5 in the NBA?

The NBA is a star-driven league, but some teams rely on team ball to win games and, more importantly, championships. This season, some strong starting units have impressed. Which team has the best starting five in the NBA? Watch Bleacher...Show More Summary

Bulls Rumors: Ray Allen Would Greatly Bolster Chicago's Title Hopes

Ray Allen has two NBA championship rings and clearly wants a third, if this rumor regarding the list of teams he is choosing from is to be believed, via Jordan Schultz of The Huffington Post: Allen would be a boost for any team on that...Show More Summary

Some Hillary Advice for Christie

So New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has weighed in on Hilary Clinton's electability. That's like the Knicks telling the Warriors that they have little chance of winning this year's NBA championship. With the holidays approaching, I'd like...Show More Summary

Kobe Bryant's more like Mike than ever, passing Jordan on points list

MINNEAPOLIS — For all the hardware he'd accumulated in his life — championship rings, MVP trophies, All-Star awards — one peculiar item heralded the imminent appearance of the NBA's third-leading scorer at a postgame news conference...

Doc Rivers -- It's Time To Clean House ... And Grab A Cool Million

Clippers' skipper Doc Rivers would prefer a NBA Championship but he'll settle for a boatload of cash... he just scored an easy million after unloading his L.A. condo a year after buying.Rivers picked up the swanky Beverly West pad for just over…

Carmelo Anthony Has Made More Money In His Career Than LeBron James

With the first pick of the 2003 NBA draft, the Cleveland Cavaliers drafted LeBron James. Two picks later, the Denver Nuggets drafted Carmelo Anthony. Despite being drafted earlier, winning two championships, and being arguably one of the top-5 players of all-time, it is Anthony who has earned more in his career. Show More Summary

Howard Beck: Is Carmelo Anthony No Longer Capable of Carrying a Team?

Carmelo Anthony may be one of the most talented players in the NBA, but is he still capable of leading a team to an NBA championship? Tune into the video above with Howard Beck to find out! Read more NBA news on

Ranking the Boston Celtics' Top 5 Centers of All Time

The Boston Celtics are the most storied franchise in NBA history. With 17 total championships and 27 players immortalized in the Hall of Fame, fans of the team have been treated to both great team and individual performances over the...Show More Summary

Lakers, Celtics Finds Paths Connected Again in Fight to Recapture Glory Days

If you had a time machine and were to choose any moment to drop in on the Celtics-Lakers rivalry, it'd have to be in the 1960s or '80s, when larger-than-life championship showdowns between the teams were the norm. NBA Finals matchups between the teams in 2008 and '10 revived the fascination for a new generation. Show More Summary

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