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Video: Mejia, Fritz Talk All-Star Game, Look Ahead to Second Half

Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz discuss the 2012 NBA All-Star game from the Amway Center immediately following the contest and look ahead to the second half of the season.

Around the Rim: Heat lose in more ways that one

Nuggets 117 Heat 104: Well, the Miami Heat are human again this season. Lebron James had 35 points but Dwayne Wade badly rolled his right ankle in the fourth quarter and his team couldn’t keep up after that. It was all energy for the Nuggets who put up 31 points in the quarter to literally [...]

Around the Rim: Nate beats Heat, Wiz win!

Warriors 111 Heat 106 (OT):  The Heat had this game won, up 17 late in the third quarter before Nate Robinson came in and went on the attack.  He dominated in the fourth quarter with 15 of his 24 and the Warriors went on an 8-0 run to force overtime.  Then Dorrell Wright knocked down [...]

Early roster for Team USA leaked

Later this month, USA Basketball will announce the preliminary roster for the 2012 Olympics.  Chris Sheridan over at SheridanHoops.com has the scoop with the entire 19-man roster. The team is expected to include LaMarcus Aldridge, Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Chris Bosh, Kobe Bryant, Tyson Chandler, Kevin Durant, Eric Gordon, Blake Griffin, Dwight Howard, Andre Iguodala, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Lamar Odom, Chris Paul, Derrick Rose, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook and Deron Williams. It [...]

Morning Drills: Rondo likes bench, Jamison wants to go home

Morning Drills is a spin around the league with some newsy links. Rajon Rondo is learning a lot sitting on the Celtics bench next to backup point guard Keyon Dooling. Antawn Jamison says his dream scenario is to end his career with the Bobcats.  Really? The Warriors are close to signing Nate Robinson and coach [...]

Heat Show Why They Are Favorites, Thump Mavs in Opener

There were plenty of smiles at Reunion Arena as the Dallas Mavericks raised their championship banner. Then the game began. All those smiles quickly turned upside down as the Miami Heat dominated the defending NBA champions with a 105-94 win that was no where near as close as the final score showed. The Heat had [...]