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On League Pass: Lakers vs. Sixers

Kobe start quickly as he returns home to Philadelphia for one last time (LIVE).

'A Beautiful Thing'

Philly. Where it all started. Kobe reminisces as he returns home for one last time.

On NBA TV: Wizards vs. Cavaliers

Off to its best start in 7 seasons, Cleveland looks to remain unbeaten at home (LIVE).

No Me Without Him

From the obsessive work ethic to the 'nappy afro,' Kobe's impact on LeBron runs long.

The Starters: Most Disappointing Start?

James Harden came out of the gate slowly, and John Wall has quietly struggled too. Anxious View

The demanding schedule the Bucks face for the month of December is like no other.

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Glimpse at greatness

Monday's Leonard-Butler duel showcased two rising stars.



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Changes in order

Alvin Gentry has some big tweaking to do in New Orleans.


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Welcome back

Tyreke Evans expects to make his season debut on Tuesday.

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The Starters

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Weekend whoopsies

There were plenty of funny moments this week. Have a look.


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Arena Link: Gasol

Pau Gasol opens up on the win and Kobe's announcement.

The Association

Seeking that magic

Go behind the scenes in D.C. as the Wizards' young backcourt tries to lead the breakthrough.

Stats & Standings

Stats Leaders


Rank Eastern W L
1 Cleveland 13 4
2 Indiana 11 5
3 Chicago 10 5
4 Miami 10 6
5 Toronto 11 7
6 Atlanta 12 8
7 Charlotte 10 7
8 Boston 10 8
Rank Western W L
1 Golden State 19 0
2 San Antonio 14 4
3 Oklahoma City 11 7
4 L.A. Clippers 10 8
5 Memphis 10 8
6 Dallas 10 8
7 Utah 8 8
8 Phoenix 8 9
Full Standings

By The Numbers

A legend to remember

Whether he was wearing No. 8 or No. 24, Kobe Bryant put up unforgettable stats in his career.