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Knicks Outlast Celtics in Opening Day Thriller

by Vinny Marino NEW YORK -  The NBA arrived late, but came stocked with presents to atone. An electric atmosphere on Christmas morning set the tone for the NBA’s season opener in the mecca of basketball, Madison Square Garden. A future Hall-of-Famer, Kevin Garnett, missed a shot that would’ve sent the first game of 2011-12 [...]

Miami Heat Overwhelming Favorite to Win NBA Title

The odds are out for the 2011-2012 NBA season and, as expected, the Miami Heat find themselves in the top spot as the favorites to win it all. Even though many of the experts are down on the LA Lakers, the oddsmakers still like them better then the city rival Clippers.  In fact, Kobe Bryan [...]

Pro Basketball News podcast – 12/24/11

The first edition of the Pro Basketball News podcast is now online as Tony Mejia and Brian Fritz run down the opening day of the NBA season with five games on Christmas.  They look at all the teams involved, how they look going into the season and the expectations for the teams and much more. [...]