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Sitting This One Out

Ray Allen considered playing this season. He won't, but he hasn't ruled out next year.

On League Pass: Cavs vs. Raptors

LeBron and Cleveland look to move into a tie for the 2nd seed with Toronto (7:30 ET).

On League Pass: Grizzlies vs. Rockets

James Harden returns from suspension to lead Houston against Memphis (8 ET).

On ESPN: Blazers vs. Clippers

Damian Lillard and Chris Paul look to lead their teams to a 4th straight win (10:30 ET).

Blogtable: Oh, The Suspense

Who's going to win the Kia MVP? Even our writers are having a hard time deciding.

Tuesday Rewind: Lesson In Fortitude

Get a recap of last night's action, including Atlanta's big come-from-behind win.

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Beyond grateful

Dominique Wilkins has had plenty of things to smile about.



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Backyard battle

Josh Smith would love to have a shot at the Hawks in The Finals.

Rookie Ladder

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Ongoing challenge

Marcus Smart is soldiering through peaks and valleys.

All Ball Blog

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Miami music

Eric Spoelstra and the Heat are back on the karaoke mic.

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Who needs shoes?

Does anyone pull off a dunk in socks better than Gerald Green?

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Fan Night Vote

Smitty's Mt. Rushmore

Mt. Rushmore

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Smitty's shooters

Only four can make it on the list. Whom does Steve Smith pick?

The Starters

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Top 5 moments

Two Crawfords - Jamal and Joey - make this week's best clips.

Stats & Standings

Stats Leaders


Rank Eastern W L
1 Atlanta 48 12
2 Toronto 38 22
3 Chicago 38 23
4 Cleveland 38 24
5 Washington 34 27
6 Milwaukee 32 28
7 Miami 26 33
8 Brooklyn 25 33
Rank Western W L
1 Golden State 46 12
2 Memphis 42 17
3 Houston 41 19
4 Portland 39 19
5 L.A. Clippers 40 21
6 Dallas 40 22
7 San Antonio 36 23
8 Oklahoma City 33 27
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Clamping down

Rudy Gobert has been on a tear and grabs a career-high 24 rebounds Tuesday vs. Memphis.