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As silly as it sounds, Blake Griffin should have been the All-Star Game MVP – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWe all know why Kyrie Irving won the MVP award in Sunday night’s NBA All-Star Game. He was the best player on the team that won, and that’s traditionally how we’ve decided All-Star Game MVPs. Make no mistake, Irving was spectacular in Sunday night’s …East beats West 163-155; Noah scores 8 pointsChicago TribuneRecords crushed […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers Kyrie Irving scores 31 points to win MVP and lead East to … – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerCleveland Cavaliers Kyrie Irving scores 31 points to win MVP and lead East to 163-155 victory in NBA All-Star Game. A_PHOTO_OF_KYRIE_IN_ALL_STAR.JPG. The Cavaliers Kyrie Irving (right) goes in for a layup as Minnesota’s Kevin Love tries to chase …East overcomes Griffin, Durant to beat West in NBA All-Star gameFOXSports.comEast gets by Durant, Griffin […]

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Signs of change in the NBA – ESPN

ESPNNEW ORLEANS — It felt like the opening scene in “The Godfather,” with people requesting audiences with Don Corleone during his daughter’s wedding. Kevin Durant made his way toward an immaculate white couch where Michael Jordan was sitting in the …2014 NBA All-Star Game PreviewNBA.comAll-Star Game yet another stage of NBA’s ongoing role in New […]

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All-Star Weekend 2014: Marco Belinelli pulls off surprise 3-point contest win – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comWhen names were announced for the 3-point contest, many weren’t sure how Marco Belinelli ended up on the list. He vindicated himself with a surprise win of the event. Not even the first round could line up with expectations, as Stephen Curry was kicked out …Bradley Beal finishes second in three-point contestWashington Post (blog)John Wall […]

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Ian Thomsen: Stern gone, but Adam Silver eyes even stricter NBA – SI.com

SI.comNew NBA commissioner Adam Silver eyes stricter salary cap rules, further evening the playing field. Christian Petersen/NBAE/Getty Images. NEW ORLEANS — Want to know the difference that a new commissioner can make? “I would like a harder system to …COMMISSIONER SILVER DISCUSSES KEY ISSUESNBA.comNew commish Adam Silver has plans for New York All-Star WeekendNewsdayMeet the […]

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Quiz: How many NBA slam dunk champions can you name? – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsQuiz: How many NBA slam dunk champions can you name? As the highest flyers in the NBA get set to compete in Saturday night’s NBA Slam Dunk Contest, fans are ready to enjoy a five-man field that’s more star-studded than usual.With Portland’s Damian …NBA All-Star Saturday 2014: Event schedule, participantsCBSSports.comLewenberg: Ross set […]

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Video: Dion Waiters, Tim Hardaway Jr. turn Rising Stars Challenge into 1-on-1 … – SI.com

SI.comDion Waiters and Tim Hardaway Jr. were two of the most low-profile participants heading into NBA All-Star Weekend, but their 1-on-1 battle Friday night in the Rising Stars Challenge will undoubtedly go down as one of the highlights. The two guards put on a …WATCH: Could Dion Waiters’ dazzling All-Star performance sway Sixers into a […]

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Watch Andre Drummond’s Moses Malone impression from NBA All-Star Weekend – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsDetroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is the definition of a rising star in the NBA, so it was only fitting he dominated the league’s Rising Stars Challenge Friday night as part of NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. Drummond was the game’s MVP, scoring …Pistons’ Drummond earns MVP of Rising Stars gameFOXSports.comAndre […]

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Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade plans to limit play in All-Star Game – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comBosh has made clear he wants to stay in Miami for years to come, but even he acknowledges that offseason business could get complicated. That’s why, for now, Bosh, Wade and James are trying to focus solely on the task winning their third consecutive title.Dwyane Wade will play in ASGESPNMiami Heat’s 2014 NBA Trade Deadline […]

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Report: James Harden replaces Kobe Bryant as NBA All-Star Game starter – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe Lakers superstar, Bryant, will miss the game due to the knee injury that has kept him out of action since Dec. 17. Thunder coach Scott Brooks, who is coaching the Western Conference in Sunday’s All-Star game in New Orleans, was charged with making …Report: Rockets’ James Harden to replace Lakers’ Kobe Bryant as All-Star […]

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NBA Trade Rumors: Chicago Bulls could move Mike Dunleavy at deadline – FanSided

FanSidedFeb 4, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Chicago Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy (34) handles the ball against the Phoenix Suns in the first half at US Airways Center. The Bulls won 101-92. Mandatory Credit: Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports. The Chicago Bulls are …Bulls Over Nets – Energy and Defense Beat Dirty Old PlayersSportigeTaj Gibson, Carlos Buzzer […]