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Derrick, Kevin, Rajon, and Dirk welcome back

There was an eerily unfamiliar scene frequented across NBA hardwoods last season. While Lebron James and Kevin Durant dazzled the hoops landscape in their respective cities in their usually exciting fashion, other NBA cities’ fans, namely those in Chicago and Minneapolis, peered down to courts noticeably vacant of their team’s stars. Last season fans saw a league seemingly terrorized by a rash of major injuries that absolutely altered the overall feel and mood of the campaign. No Derrick Rose dashing past defenders at the rim.  No Dirk Nowitzki, for an extended portion of 2012-13, fading away off one-leg from the top of the circle.  No Kevin Love picking, popping and swallowing up every carrom that came his way. No.  Those NBA standbys were absent from the court, and because of that, absent from our … Read entire article »

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Kevin Love suspended two games for stomping on Luis Scola’s face

Kevin Love suspended two games for stomping on Luis Scola’s face

Minnesota Timberwolves’ power forward Kevin Love has been suspended two games by the NBA for stomping on the face of Houston Rockets’ power forward Luis Scola. The altercation took place this past Saturday when Love and Scola got tangled up with about 8 minutes left in the third quarter of the Wolves’ 100-91 home win.  Love, still reeling from a Scola thrown ball at his groin in their past meeting, retaliates on the defensive end by … Read entire article »

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