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NBA -- Disgruntled Goran Dragic lands in Miami
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 20 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- After Wednesday's team practice, Suns point guard Goran Dragic expressed his desire to be traded from Phoenix, telling reporters "I don't trust them anymore."
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NBA -- Surgery to sideline for remainder of season
By Alex Boytan, PhilBoxing.com, 19 Feb 2015
COLUMBUS -- The New York Knicks' disappointing season was dealt another devastating blow on Wednesday when the team announced that Carmelo Anthony will have surgery that will require the star forward to miss between four to six months.
According to an ESPN report, Anthony will undergo a procedure Read full story
NBA -- Mavs bulk up roster with Stoudemire signing
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 19 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- Two days after his contract was bought out by the New York Knicks, power forward Amare Stoudemire hitched his wagon with the Dallas Mavericks.
The 6-foot-10, 245-pound Stoudemire, a six-time All-Star, is entering his Read full story
2015 NBA All-Star Game - Westbrook "Rains" as MVP as West beats East
By Adeline Deladisma, PhilBoxing.com, 16 Feb 2015
NEW YORK -- On a blustery, bone-chilling evening in the epicenter of the basketball universe, the West defeated the East 163-158 in the 64th edition of the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night at the Madison Square Garden.
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2015 NBA All-Star Saturday -- Curry is 3-point king, LaVine wins dunk title
By Adeline Deladisma, PhilBoxing.com, 15 Feb 2015
NEW YORK -- Always a fan-favorite during All-Star Weekend, the State Farm All-Star Saturday kept the crowd at Barclays Center in Brooklyn entertained with slams, shootouts, skills and celebrity sightings.
The most Read full story
2015 NBA All-Star Weekend -- Team World trips Team USA in Rising Stars Challenge
By Adeline Deladisma, PhilBoxing.com, 15 Feb 2015
NEW YORK -- Under the bright lights of the biggest stage in the world, the young starts of the NBA squared off in the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge. Team World defeated Team USA 121-112 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn Read full story
NBA -- Warriors squeak past Wolves, 94-91
By Joan Secuya-Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 13 Feb 2015
SAN FRANCISCO -- Top-ranked Golden State Warriors had some difficulty disposing the Minnesota Timberwolves, who only has 11 victories this season. But thanks to a big 3 by Klay Thompson, the Warriors notched win No. 42.
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NBA -- Cavs destroy Heat, brace for Bulls showdown in Chicago
By Anthony Rozic, PhilBoxing.com, 13 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- The Cleveland Cavaliers raced to 38-point first quarter start and never looked up as they routed the Miami Heat, 113-93, on Wednesday night at the Quicken Loans Arena.
Timofey Mozgov finished with 20 points and s Read full story
NBA -- Spurs brush off Pistons on the road, 104-87
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 13 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- The San Antonio Spurs finished the first leg of their annual rodeo road trip on a high note, beating the Detroit Pistons, 104-87, on Wednesday night at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Michigan.
It was the Spu Read full story
NBA -- Snell's career-high 24 lifts Bulls past Kings, 104-86
By Anthony Rozic, PhilBoxing.com, 12 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls won their third straight game on Tuesday night following a 104-86 rout of the plummeting Sacramento Kings at the United Center.
Tony Snell played 40 minutes and 55 seconds off the bench and m Read full story
NBA -- Pistons trample Hornets, 106-78
By Eric Biasbas, PhilBoxing.com, 12 Feb 2015
CHARLOTTE -- The visiting Detroit Pistons went on a ferocious attack mode and easily disposed the Charlotte Hornets, 106-78, on Tuesday night at the Time Warner Cable Arena.
The game was only close in the first qua Read full story
NBA -- Bucks wipe out 17-point deficit, untangle Nets, 103-97
By Anthony Rozic, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- The Milwaukee Bucks registered their fourth consecutive home game on Monday night by rallying from a 17-point deficit to stun the Brooklyn Nets, 103-97, at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
The Bucks trailed 41-24 Read full story
NBA -- Spurs top Indy, nets 1,000th win for coach Pop
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- Gregg Popovich snagged win number 1,000 as an NBA head coach on Monday night, joining an exclusive club and cementing his place as one of the league's top tacticians.
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NBA -- Bosh scores 32, Heat crush Knicks, 109-95
By Roman David Garay, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Feb 2015
MIAMI -- Chris Bosh netted 32 points and the Miami Heat wiped out an early 14-point deficit to beat the New York Knicks, 109-95, on Monday night at the American Airlines Arena.
Guard play was a huge key for Miami's win as starting point guard Mario Chalmers scored 18 points and six assists while Read full story
NBA -- Pacers Edge Hornets on Hill's game winner
By Eric Biasbas, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Feb 2015
CHARLOTTE -- With 14 seconds left and his team behind by a point, George Hill breezed past Brian Roberts, streaked to the baseline, and swished a wide open floater that gave the Indiana Pacers a come from behind 103-10 Read full story
NBA: Warriors Deny Knicks' Late Rally, 106-92
By Ben Paz, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Feb 2015
NEW YORK -- With Carmelo Anthony sitting out, the New York Knicks proved no match against the Golden State Warriors, losing a 106-92 decision on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden.
The Warriors went to work early and led 64-48 at the halftime break. And when the lead swelled to 26 point Read full story
NBA -- Bulls rout Pelicans, snap 3-game slide
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Feb 2015
CHICAGO -- Derrick Rose and Pau Gasol combined for 40 points, 17 rebounds and eight assists to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 107-72 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night at the Smoothie King Center.
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NBA - Harden's 33 points carry Rockets past Bucks
By Leo Quilaton, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Feb 2015
HOUSTON -- James Harden scored 33 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 117-111 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night at the Toyota Center.
Harden made 9-of-14 field goals, 3-of-6 triples and 12-of-17 free Read full story
NBA -- Nets foil Knicks' rally, hold on to 92-88 win
By Ben Paz, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Feb 2015
BROOKLYN -- The Brooklyn Nets prevailed over the New York Knicks, 92-88, on Friday night at the Barclays Center.
The Nets appeared headed for an easy win, leading by as many as 17 points early, but the Knicks rallied and Read full story
NBA -- Cavs' 12-game streak end in Indy
By Anthony Rozic, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Feb 2015
INDIANAPOLIS -- The NBA's current longest winning streak came to a screeching halt on Friday night at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse where the Indiana Pacers stunned the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-99.
C.J. Miles sank 8-of-16 field goals to help the Pacers rally from a 13-point deficit. David West and Read full story