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  1. Film study: Breaking down Dirk, Monta, and Chandler and Run DMCRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Mavs Moneyball

    During the Mavericks home opener against the Utah Jazz , a game Dallas won 120-102, the crowd was instructed to direct their gaze at the jumbotron above center court during the third quarter. What followed was yet another gem from the Mavericks' video team.

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  2. Croatian artist spends hours on illustrated tributes to Houston Rocket James Harden's beardRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    Croatian graphic designer and illustrator Filip PeraiA has created unique takes on the facial profile of Houston Rockets guard James Harden, naturally with a concentration at Harden's famous beard. PeraiA has already done design work for the likes of IBM, Mercedes Benz, ESPN and Wired Magazine, but the Harden designs are just a passion project.

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  3. D-League Draft DX Mock DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DraftExpress.com

    Who are the best prospects in the D-League draft? Who can we expect to get taken in the first round? We took a stab at this by sifting through the player pool, using our ridiculously comprehensive back-end database, and putting our thoughts on paper as follow. The 2014 D-League Draft will be held tomorrow, November 1st , you can find the official list of players eligible to be picked right here .

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  4. Boston Celtics notes: Focus on limiting Dwight Howard's dunks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    ... just one game that matters. We could learn more Saturday night, when James Harden, Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets should provide a major test. Last year, Howard averaged 21.0 points and 11.5 rebounds per game against Boston. If the first ...

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  5. AP Source: Jazz, Burks agree on 4-year, $42M dealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley fouls Utah Jazz's Alec Burks on his way to the basket in the first half during an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Utah Jazz have agreed with guard Alec Burks on a four-year, $42 million extension that could be worth $45 million after incentives.

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  6. Grand Rapids Drive have notable talent to choose from with No. 1 pick in NBA-D League DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... and 1.4 blocks in 42 games). Probably the most appealing pick, the 6-foot-9, who was an assignee of the Houston Rockets last season and signed a D-League contract Thursday, making him eligible for the draft. Ben Hansbrough: Played two seasons at ...

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  7. Covington, Felix, and Potential NBA Draftees Reportedly Available In 2014 NBA D-League DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ridiculous Upside

    Here's a look at some of the reported players available in the player pool for the 2014 NBA D-League Draft. With the 2014 NBA D-League Draft set to take place on November 1st, our friends at DraftExpress have released the list of players that will reportedly be available for selection.

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  8. Dallas Mavericks 'Run-D.M.C.' make music videoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Dirk Nowitzki is a man of many talents. He can shoot a mean fade away, sing David Hasselhoff songs while playing guitar , and now we find out he's the total package and can also rap.

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  9. Can You Rock It Like This?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | NBA.com

    One of the great things about Dirk Nowitzki , maybe the best thing, is his apparent complete lack of self-awareness when asked to participate in goofy videos. He loves to sing and be silly , as we've seen again and again.

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  10. Film Room Friday: The Houston Rockets, Andrew Wiggins, and transition threesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hardwood Paroxysm

    ... the first few days of the NBA season. One thing we've seen that we can pretty much accept, however, is the Houston Rockets scoring plenty of points in transition. Through two games, the Rockets are scoring 19 percent of their points in transition, ...

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  11. Julius Randle's injury clarifies the Lakers' roadmapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    There's nothing good about Julius Randle's injury. No matter what anyone may say, a young, promising power forward has been sidelined at the advent of his NBA career.

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  12. Lakers vs. Clippers preview: Trick or treatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    The Los Angeles Lakers return to Staples Center to begin their second back-to-back of the season, taking on the other Los Angeles team, the Clippers . The Clippers happen to be in the second half of their own back-to-back, barely skidding by a Oklahoma City Thunder team without Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook .

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  13. Dirk Nowitzki, Monta Ellis and Chandler Parsons Channel Run DMC for Mavs VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    He's covered everything from Christmas jams to Rolling Stones hits, and his latest Billboard No. 1 single is a collaboration project with teammates Monta Ellis and Chandler Parsons.

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  14. Jimmy Butler Contract Extension: D-DayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Pippen Ain't Easy

    The scariest thing this Halloween isn't some haunted house, the girl overly dressed up in the cubicle next to me, or whatever low-budget, unoriginal horror movie is hitting theatres tonight; the scariest thing this Halloween is that tonight marks the deadline to sign Jimmy Butler to a contract extension and the two sides still appear far apart. As the deadline approaches, I'm reminded of Marc Stein's article from earlier this fall about Mark Cuban and the Mav's summer .

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  15. How to judge this season's Utah JazzRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... pundits this season. Utah's 2014-15 "Shock the National Pundits" tour started with a 104-93 loss to the Houston Rockets with NBA commissioner Adam Silver in attendance. The loss, while encouraging in moments, showcased how far the Jazz still have to ...

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  16. Houston Rockets bench showing early promise, still unprovenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    The Houston Rockets are off to a 2-0 start on the heels of two blowouts, with James Harden and Dwight Howard leading the way. Going into the season, Houston's bench was its biggest question mark, as Kevin McHale was working in an entirely different unit off the pine.

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  17. G03 - Rockets vs. Celtics Prediction GameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    All predictions must appear in your title and be of the form Rockets xxx-yyy Celtics . You can post whatever you want in your body justifying your prediction.

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  18. Rockets Opening Game WeekendRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KRBE-FM Houston

    Get ready for liftoff with 104.1 KRBE! With the Home Opener this weekend - Saturday, November 1st against the Boston Celtics - we're going to celebrate the return of the Houston Rocketsand a new and exciting basketball season with Howard, Harden and the rest of the Rockets crew! Just listen all weekend for the designated keyword to text to 37530 for your chance to win a pair of tickets* to see the Houston Rockets play the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday November 14thwhen the first 3000 fans through the door will get a free 2015 RPD Calendar. If you're attending the Home Opener on 11/1, get to Toyota Center early.

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  19. Kobe Bryant Must Take Responsibility For Offensive Shortcomings, Be a LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sir Charles in Charge

    Oct 29, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant reacts in the first half against the Phoenix Suns during the home opener at US Airways Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Through two games, the outlook on the Los Angeles Lakers' is already bleak.

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  20. Quoteboard for Mavericks 120, Jazz 102: "You have to pick your poison with us"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mavs Moneyball

    J.J. Barea: "I was hoping to land here so it worked out great [when Minnesota waived me]. I had to wait, I had to be patient, but it worked out great.

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