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  1. Durant an All-Star; Cousins, Lillard snubbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FOX16

    Despite missing 25 games, reigning MVP Kevin Durant was selected to the All-Star Game Thursday as a reserve, while Kings center DeMarcus Cousins and Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard were among the players snubbed. Durant, who was named MVP of the 2012 All-Star Game and will be appearing in it for the sixth straight time, has only played in 21 of Oklahoma City's 46 games while dealing with foot and toe injuries.


  2. NBA All-Star reserves selected, but Dwight Howard, Damian Lillard left offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    ... the 14 players that will play in next month's NBA All-Star Game as reserves. However, several players like Houston Rockets guard James Harden and Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant were forced to wait it out to see if they would return as All-Stars. ...


  3. James Harden, three Hawks players lead list of NBA All-Star Game reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    ... of the Memphis Grizzlies, Monta Ellis and Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks, Dwight Howard of the Houston Rockets, Eric Bledsoe of the Phoenix Suns. And that list could go on and on. In the Eastern Conference, if I had to best who gets Wade's ...


  4. James Harden chosen to NBA All-Star GameRead the original story

    Thursday | The Dream Shake

    The Beard, the NBA's leading scorer at the season's midway mark and frontrunner for MVP, was chosen as a reserve by the coaches after dumb fans put Kobe Bryant in the game. Time did what it does to athletes of Kobe's age and mileage, and now the surefire Hall-of-Famer is on the shelf with a torn rotator cuff, opening the door for Harden to start the game as he rightfully deserves.


  5. Hakeem Olajuwon Partakes in Most Awkward Fist Bump Ever at Houston Rockets GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | BleacherReport

    ... Houston royalty in every sense of the word. After being shown on the big screen during Wednesday night's Houston Rockets-Dallas Mavericks game, Olajuwon stood up to a powerful applause. The man two seats over knew this was his moment to fist-bump ...


  6. Kobe Bryant: Should He Retire If It Would Clearly Help The Lakers Rebuild?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lake Show Life

    Dec 2, 2014; Auburn Hills, MI, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant during the game against the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports By now we've all heard the news: Kobe Bryant will be out for the rest of the season due to a torn rotator cuff.


  7. Retooling with Rondo, Mavs navigating expected rough watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... is coming along. (AP Photo/LM Otero) Dallas Mavericks' Rajon Rondo, right, tries to pass the ball around Houston Rockets defenders Corey Brewer (33) and Trevor Ariza in the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Houston. ...


  8. Mitch Kupchak: Steve Nash 'around', will work with youngstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Lake Show Life

    October 19, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash practices before the Lakers play against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports After a rough three years in Los Angeles, it appears Lakers guard Steve Nash will be joining the team to help as a mentor.


  9. Pelicans' Anthony Davis has mild groin injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | USA Today

    Pelicans' Anthony Davis has mild groin injury All-Star forward Anthony Davis should return to the Pelicans' lineup sooner rather than later. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CDKWf1 NEW ORLEANS - Pelicans coach Monty Williams says All-Star forward Anthony Davis has a mild groin strain and could play again as soon as Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers.


  10. NBA Sprite Slam Dunk Contest: Worth Watching?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Isportsweb.com

    The NBA has announced the 2015 All Star Weekend Sprite Slam Dunk Contest participants, and I'd be lying if I said I was excited, or even satisfied for that matter. Rookie Zach Lavine , Victor Oladipo , 'Greek Freak' Giannis Antetokounmpo , and Mason Plumlee are the four contestants this year, all of whom are first-timers at this event.


  11. Robert Covington Snubbed From NBA's Rising Stars ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Rant Sports

    The 2015 NBA Rising Stars Challenge will feature two members of the Philadelphia 76ers . Unfortunately, forward Robert Covington will not be one of them.


  12. The Mavs must help Tyson ChandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    January is almost over, so this whole "Be Positive" pledge is fading fast, and the way the Dallas Mavericks are playing is not helping this latest doomed New Year's resolution. The Mavs have lost four consecutive games, this time most recently with a nice gag job in Houston against the Rockets .


  13. Parsons on Harden: Best player in basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | CBS Sports

    Late last July, during Team USA training camp, Chandler Parsons had to insist to reporters that there was no bad blood between him and James Harden . Parsons had signed an offer sheet with the Dallas Mavericks that the Houston Rockets didn't match, and Harden had referred to Parsons as a role player .


  14. Maverick Grades For Loss in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Smoking Cuban

    The Dallas Mavericks dropped their fourth straight game, their first such losing streak in over two years, 99-94 to the Houston Rockets. Dallas shot better than Houston from the field.


  15. Five things we learned from the Rocketsa victory over the MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Houston Chronicle

    James Harden saw the usual extra defensive attention and was happy to move the ball and set up teammates, finding just enough perimeter shooting for the Rockets to win even with Harden 10 points shy of his league-leading average. Harden can expect more of that treatment, but has seen it often before, making his combination of scoring and playmaking more remarkable.


  16. Fantasy Basketball: Should I Pick Up Terrence Jones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Fantasy CPR

    Mar 27, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones brings the ball up the court during the first quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Terrence Jones is finally back after a long layoff, and played 21 minutes in his first game against the Dallas Mavericks.


  17. Report: Dwight Howard will miss at least two games with knee swellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Sporting News

    Rockets center Dwight Howard will miss at least two games after an MRI on Thursday revealed edema in his right knee. The team announced Howard's MRI results late Thursday.


  18. Upon further review, Rockets make enough plays down the stretch to top MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Houston Chronicle

    The offseason roster moves that had stolen so much attention had become beside the point. The whole summer move of Chandler Parsons up I-45 and the shots fired in the Houston-Dallas rivalry had been replaced by deals made since, with the Mavericks reworked, the Rockets retooled, and the changes on vivid display Wednesday.


  19. NBA schedule is broken, Mark Cuban says ... and he can fix itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Dallas Morning News

    "You can create a schedule that has no four games in five nights and has less than 10 back-to-backs," Cuban said. "There's all sorts of different softwares that you can use.


  20. Carlisle likes teama s collective fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Star-Telegram.com

    All the Dallas Mavericks could do was shake their collective heads after examining Wednesday's stat sheet from their game against the Houston Rockets. The Mavs won the rebounding battle for one of the rare times .