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Measuring up

He knew beforehand that it would be a challenge in Cleveland. And as LeBron and the Cavs go through growing pains, our writers are reminded of LeBron's first days in Miami.
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Cloudy sight

The playoffs seem farther and farther away as OKC continues to waver.

Making it count

Playing time has provided a boost for a few rookies in winning situations.

Surprise, surprise

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'Get out there and play'

Coach Tom Thibodeau has simple advice for Bulls star Derrick Rose.

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Silver meets with Milwaukee officials about arena

Nov 26, 2014 3:47 AM

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver met with Milwaukee officials and local business leaders on Tuesday about a new arena for the Bucks. Read Full Article

Pistons' Jennings (thumb) out vs. Bucks

Nov 26, 2014 12:52 AM

Detroit guard Brandon Jennings will miss his first game of the season Tuesday at Milwaukee because of a hyperextended left thumb. Read Full Article

Gay out vs. Pelicans to rest Achilles

Nov 26, 2014 12:32 AM

Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay will miss Tuesday night's game against the New Orleans Pelicans with a right Achilles injury. Read Full Article

Wizards' Nene sidelined by foot injury

Nov 25, 2014 11:47 PM

Nene missed Tuesday night's game against the Atlanta Hawks with plantar fasciitis and could also miss Wednesday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read Full Article

Wolves' Martin out 6-8 weeks; Young returns to team

Nov 25, 2014 6:24 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Kevin Martin will miss the next six to eight weeks after having surgery on his fractured right wrist. Read Full Article

Carmelo leaves games with back spasms

Nov 25, 2014 3:10 AM

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony left Monday night's game against the Rockets in the second quarter with back spasms, the team said. Read Full Article

Williams, Cousins named Players of the Week

Nov 24, 2014 8:46 PM

The Toronto Raptors' Lou Williams and the Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 17, through Sunday, Nov. 23. Read Full Article

Clippers' Barnes out; Hornets' Hairston still out

Nov 24, 2014 11:11 PM

Clippers coach Doc Rivers says forward Matt Barnes will not play against the Charlotte Hornets due to a calf injury. Read Full Article

Lakers' Henry (Achilles' tendon) out for season

Nov 25, 2014 12:45 AM

Lakers guard Xavier Henry underwent an MRI exam Monday which revealed a ruptured left Achilles' tendon. He is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday morning and is expected to be out the remainder of the season. Read Full Article

Wolves' Young returns after mother's death

Nov 24, 2014 10:44 PM

Thaddeus Young has returned to the Minnesota Timberwolves following the death of his mother. Read Full Article

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