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  1. Dead heat for Raptors final roster spotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SLAM! Sports

    Only one of Greg Stiemsma, Jordan Hamilton or Will Cherry will be a member of the Raptors when the season kicks off against Atlanta on Oct. 29. And that's not because any of them have played poorly during training camp. Stiemsma, a 6-foot-11 centre, who, from the outset has been the favourite to land the gig, given the glaring need at backup centre, has been as advertised - a solid rebounder and defender.

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  2. 'No-nonsense' Nelson has message for those expecting more PG turnoverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons and Memphis Grizzlies guard Vince Carter talk before a preseason game at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Monday, October 20, 2014. It'll be Jameer Nelson when the regular season begins next week.

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  3. Chris Bosh reflects on having been close to signing with RocketsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    Had the Houston Rockets gotten their way, the script would have been flipped for Tuesday's exhibition at AmericanAirlines Arena , with Chris Bosh lining up against the Miami Heat . For all the drama Pat Riley endured during free agency, the runners-up to the offseason devastation of losing LeBron James clearly were the Rockets.

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  4. McHale, Rockets want more from Troy Daniels, Jeremy Line 'takes sane approach' - Rocket FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    It's the home stretch of the preseason, and the picture of who will be playing when the games really begin is starting to become clearer. To the links! Not a surprise, but Feigen tells us McHale wants more than just shooting from Troy Daniels .

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  5. TDS Player Previews - Breaking down every Rockets playerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    ... beginning of the regular season its time to look in the war chest and see what this season may hold for the Houston Rockets. We begin our series with an intriguing prospect from the Islands of Greece, Kostas Papanikolaou. In order to provide our ...

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  6. Southwest Division team-by-team capsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Capsules for the NBA's Southwest Division teams, listed in predicted order of divisional finish by AP Basketball Writer Jon Krawczynski: STARTING FIVE: G Tony Parker , G Danny Green , F Kawhi Leonard , F Tim Duncan , C Tiago Splitter . EYES ON: Leonard.

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  7. 5 NBA Role Players Who Will Have Increased Impacts During 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... more. When upside and opportunity converge, just about anything can happen. After starting 82 games for the Houston Rockets in 2012-13, center Omer Asik took a backseat when the organization signed Dwight Howard in advance of the 2013-14 campaign. ...

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  8. Lakers star Kobe Bryant on mentoring rookie Julius Randle: a oeIt means he cana t [bleep] it upaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... have 17 players. They can hold a maximum of 15 players once the regular season starts Oct. 28 against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center. The Lakers did not practice Monday and used that day for players to rest and receive treatment. This could ...

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  9. ESPN article sparks uproar over Kobe BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Kobe Bryant played just six games last season. Despite the 36-year-old's age, injury history and inefficiency, Bryant remains a polarizing figure when it comes to the Lakers' success this season and his impact on the franchise moving forward.

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  10. McHale to limit minutes of Rocketsa rotation players on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    With the Rockets headed into a Miami-Orlando back-to-back, Kevin McHale said his regulars would not play much on Wednesday. But Rockets center Dwight Howard said it was not important to play in Orlando, where he began his career and had his greatest success.

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  11. How Can the Los Angeles Lakers Solve Their Obvious 3-Point Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a three-point shooting issue. More specifically, they have a "We're actively going to eschew three-pointers, ignoring endless scores of data and logic that explicitly implore us to do the opposite" issue.

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  12. Season Predictions and Analysis for the 2014-15 Los Angeles LakersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Los Angeles Lakers will welcome back Kobe Bryant this season with hopes of challenging for a playoff spot out West. Can Jeremy Lin and Kobe's supporting cast help the Lakers make a push?

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  13. 5 to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    ... championship aspirations is also the newest. New Orleans acquired the Turkish big man in a trade with the Houston Rockets, hoping to give the Pelicans one of the more intimidating front courts in the league. The Pelicans' defense, despite leading ...

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  14. Rockets rotation taking shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    The Rockets, at full strength for the first time in the preseason, saw their playing rotation take shape against the Warriors on Sunday. Tarik Black was the first center off the bench, with Joey Dorsey playing in the second half in his third game since coming back from foot problems.

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  15. Jason Terry shows no signs of rust in debutRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Veteran guard Jason Terry made his debut with the Rockets on Sunday against the Warriors and showed no signs of the hamstring that put him out for the first three weeks of the preseason or of the long layoff since last February when he last played. Terry hit a step-back jumper on the baseline and a 22-footer, offering his first pantomime of a jet taking off with the Rockets, finishing with six points in 14:34 on the court.

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  16. Heat's Bosh reflects on how close he came to signing with RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArcaMax Publishing

    Had the Houston Rockets gotten their way, the script would have been flipped for Tuesday's exhibition at AmericanAirlines Arena, with Chris Bosh lining up against the Miami Heat. For all the drama Pat Riley endured during free agency, the runners-up to the offseason devastation of losing LeBron James clearly were the Rockets.

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  17. Vince Carter fine with Mavs' exit: 'They offered that young man a lot of money'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The first thing Vince Carter did when he got to American Airlines Center for Memphis' shootaround Monday was walk down to that left corner and stroll down memory lane. One of the most famous shots in Mavericks' history was authored by Carter in Game 3 of the playoff series against San Antonio last season.

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  18. Bosh reflects on being thisclose to signing with RocketsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... of Dwight Howard (right), instead of signing on alongside in Houston. (File) (George Bridges / MCT) Had the Houston Rockets gotten their way, the script would have been flipped for Tuesday's exhibition at AmericanAirlines Arena, with Chris Bosh ...

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  19. .com NBA Player Rankings: 26-30Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ESPN

    For the fourth straight year, ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network are ranking every NBA player and counting them down on Twitter from No. 500 to No.

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  20. Mavs' Starting Five Gets Rave Reviews in DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    OCTOBER 14: Dirk Nowitzki #41 and Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks trie to double team LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half at Quicken Loans Arena on October 14, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Mavericks defeated the Cavaliers 108-102.

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