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The NBA's 2010-11 All-Star Roster is one player away from being finalized for the Feb. 20 game in Los Angeles. The starting lineups for the East and the West are hard to argue with — save for Yao Ming who collected 1,736,728 votes despite his...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Through three months and a couple of days, it turns out that the Big Three that got all the hype in the offseason are what they were hyped to be. A search of the top "three-player combinations" on NBA.com's stats page reveals that Miami's free...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Third verse, same as the first .. and second. For the third straight week the San Antonio Spurs hold the top spot in the Athlon Sports NBA Power Rankings, followed by the Boston Celtics. The Eastern Conference's top team has been the...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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There are many ways to play fantasy basketball — rotisserie, head to head, lineups that can be changed any time and lineups that lock just prior to Monday night’s tip. With that in mind, Athlon Sports will give you the Fantasy Dime each week....
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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The San Antonio Spurs and Boston Celtics still hold down the Nos. 1 and 2 spots in this week's Athlon Sports NBA Power Rankings, but they did hit some snags over the last week.San Antonio, the fifth-highest scoring team in the NBA (104.1 ppg) was...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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There are many ways to play fantasy basketball — rotisserie, head to head, lineups that can be changed any time and lineups that lock just prior to Monday night’s tip. With that in mind, Athlon Sports will give you the Fantasy Dime each week. These...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Here we are at the midseason point of the NBA - plus one week - but we are still not at the point where it all starts to take shape.The league has a buzz about it because the first half of the season has been a rather exciting one. All of the major...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Western Conference The West has gone pretty much as expected. The defending champion Lakers seem to be on cruise control, especially in an awful Pacific division. Critics will take shots at Phil’s bunch throughout the season, but I think they’ll be...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
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Before teaming with Marv Albert on Turner Sports’ coverage of the NBA, Steve Kerr had enjoyed success on the court, first as a member of a Final Four at the University of Arizona and later as a five-time NBA champion with the Chicago Bulls...
Charlie Miller
3 years ago
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As teams in the NBA reach the halfway point of their season this week — 41 down, 41 to go — a familiar team is back atop the Athlon Sports Power Rankings. The San Antonio Spurs return to the top for the first time since Week 6. They...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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News, notes and nuggets from the teams of the Western Conference.With their record setting 112-57 victory vs. Cleveland on Jan. 11, the Lakers recorded their league-leading seventh wire-to-wire win of the season. Getting to seven wire-to-wire...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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News, notes and nuggets from the teams of the Eastern Conference.D.J. Augustin has scored in double figures in eight straight games, marking the longest double-figure scoring streak of his career. Augustin previously scored in double figures in...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Once upon a time there was talk of ... When are the Miami Heat going to get it together? When is Pat Riley going to come down from the executive offices to replace Erik Spoelstra? Should the Heat trade one of the Big Three? The Heat...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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So Anderson Varejao is out for the season. Can it get any worse for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the post-LeBron era? But the beauty of fantasy, you and your team can just move on and find another replacement. Or someone else in your league might...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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News, notes and nuggets from the teams of the Western Conference.With 10 rebounds Jan. 5 at Phoenix, Lamar Odom recorded his 7,000th career rebound, becoming just the 23rd player in NBA history to reach 11,000 points, 7,000 rebounds and 3,000...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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News, notes and nuggets from the teams of the Eastern Conference.The Miami Heat held Milwaukee to only 39.7 percent shooting from the field on Jan. 4, marking it as the 11th time this season Miami has held an opponent under 40 percent shooting from...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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For the first time since week 6, the San Antonio Spurs return to the top position in the Athlon Sports NBA Power Rankings. Despite dipping down below 100 points in three of its last four games (average 105.6 this season), San Antonio continues to...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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There are many ways to play fantasy basketball — rotisserie, head to head, lineups that can be changed any time and lineups that lock just prior to Monday night’s tip. With that in mind, Athlon Sports will give you the Fantasy Dime each...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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The New York Knicks returned to the national conversation two weeks ago when they were riding a the wave of a eight-game winning streak — their longest since 1994. However, once the first major hurdle stepped in the way, the Knicks tripped...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Dallas resumes the top spot in the Athlon Sports NBA Power Rankings this week after Boston had held the No. 1 ranking for the last two weeks. The Celtics, who saw their 14-game winning streak snapped on Christmas by the Orlando Magic, go down to...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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There are many ways to play fantasy basketball — rotisserie, head to head, lineups that can be changed any time and lineups that lock just prior to Monday night’s tip. With that in mind, Athlon Sports will give you the Fantasy Dime each...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Those that are in the military, work for police departments, fire departments, hospitals, hotels, drive a truck, or those in retail, among others, all have to work on Christmas Day.

People work on Christmas Day. Always have, always will.

And the...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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After starting the season a perfect 8-0 when Thabo Sefolosha scores in doubles figures, the Oklahoma City Thunder finally ended up on the losing end despite 11 from him against the Suns Dec. 19.Last season, it was Nenad Krstic who possessed the...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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By the numbers, the Atlanta Hawks have had one of the most difficult schedules in the NBA so far this season. Atlanta and Cleveland have played the most back-to-backs (10) in the NBA this year. Atlanta is 5-5 on first night, 8-3 on second night;...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
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Not even Larry Brown and his 1,098 wins could coach the Charlotte Bobcats to a winning record this season.And there are two, among many, glaring reasons why. They are two reasons why many other teams are excelling through the first quarter of the...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago

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