Donatas Motiejunas At Odds With Rockets Over $6M In Lost Incentives
The $6 million difference was to be paid to Donatas Motiejunas via incentive clauses if he played for the Nets.
Phil Jackson: Carmelo Can Play Jordan, Kobe Role In Triangle If He Doesn't Hog Ball
Phil Jackson believes Carmelo Anthony is well-suited for the triangle as long as he doesn't hold onto the ball for too long.
RealGM Radio: Royce Young On The Thunder
Host Danny Leroux and Royce Young of ESPN go in-depth on the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Kawhi Leonard Still Figuring Out Nuances Of Being Go-To Scorer
Kawhi Leonard has scored 30 or more points on six different occasions so far this season compared to just four 30-point games over the first five seasons of his career.
Kevin Durant: I Value My Shots A Little More Now
Kevin Durant is averaging 27.0 points on just 16.9 shots per game while also averaging career bests in rebounds (8.4), steals (1.48) and blocks (1.76).
Chris Bosh More Likely To Wait Until 17-18 For NBA Return
Chris Bosh has two additional seasons remaining on his contract with the Heat that he signed in 2014 as a free agent.
Dunc'd On: DMo Refuses to Report, ORL/WAS, CHI/DET, NYK/MIA, PHX/UTA, PHI/MEM
Donatas Motiejunas refuses to report, injury news, and a wrap-up of the night's games.
Warriors, Clippers, Jazz In Top-10 In Both Offensive, Defensive Efficiency
With nearly all 30 teams having played at least 20 games to start the 16-17 NBA regular season, we're roughly at the quarter mark.
Spurs, Warriors Tried To Trade Up In 2011 For Jonas Valanciunas
The Warriors and Spurs walked away from the 2011 NBA Draft with Klay Thompson and Kawhi Leonard.
Otto Porter Expected To Receive Max Contract Offers In Free Agency
Otto Porter has begun living up to his billing as the third overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft this season, averaging 14.7 points, 8.1 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 2.0 steals in 34.7 minutes per game.

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The Limitations Of A Double-Threat Backcourt

by Colin McGowan

Destroying the rest of the league with speed and finesse has an enduring appeal. But despite the success of the Warriors and Raptors, it remains exceedingly difficult to build a winner through the backcourt as the Blazers and Wizards are finding this season.

The Mistakes Donatas Motiejunas Made In Restricted Free Agency

by Christopher Reina

The new collective bargaining agreement will contain a few fixes to help the players, but Donatas Motiejunas is testing the limits of the current system as its final restricted free agent.

League Pass Games Of The Week: Dec. 5-11

by Danny Leroux

As the season enters its second full month, it is strange that the biggest story for League Pass is players returning from injuries.

How To Fix The Magic Offense In The Short-Term

by Keith P Smith

Orlando's defense has been every bit as good as expected this season, but their offense has been dreadful. Here are several proposed fixes for the Magic to improve offensively in the short-term.

DeMarcus Cousins As An Enormous, Looming Backup Plan

by Jonny Auping

If the Warriors, Cavaliers or Clippers begin to worry that their level of talent won't be enough to defeat their fellow contenders and are ready for something drastic, they are each uniquely in a position to trade for DeMarcus Cousins.

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NBA Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Dec. 6 at 7:00 PM
Orlando (W
Washington (L)
Dec. 6 at 7:30 PM
Chicago (L
Detroit (W)
Dec. 6 at 7:30 PM
New York (W
Miami (L)
Dec. 6 at 8:00 PM
Philadelphia (L
Memphis (W)
Dec. 6 at 8:00 PM
San Antonio (W
Minnesota (L)
Dec. 6 at 9:00 PM
Phoenix (L
Utah (W)
Dec. 7 at 7:00 PM
Dec. 7 at 7:00 PM
Dec. 7 at 7:30 PM
Dec. 7 at 7:30 PM
Dec. 7 at 8:00 PM
New York
Dec. 7 at 8:00 PM
L.A. Lakers 
Dec. 7 at 8:00 PM
Dec. 7 at 8:30 PM
Dec. 7 at 9:00 PM
Dec. 7 at 10:30 PM
Golden State 
L.A. Clippers

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Euroleague Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Dec. 7 at 2:00 PM
Brose Baskets 
Dec. 8 at 2:00 PM
CSKA Moscow 
Dec. 8 at 2:00 PM
KK Crvena Zvezda 
Fenerbahce Ulker 
Dec. 8 at 2:00 PM
Real Madrid 
Dec. 9 at 2:00 PM
Dec. 9 at 2:00 PM
Dec. 9 at 2:00 PM
UNICS Kazan 
Dec. 9 at 2:00 PM
Anadolu Efes 

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NBA Leaders

Anthony Davis 31.71 Points

Hassan Whiteside 14.86 Rebounds

James Harden 11.62 Assists

Anthony Davis 2.86 Blocks

Chris Paul 2.55 Steals

Anthony Davis 31.36 PER

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NBA Team eDiff Leaders

Warriors 13.53 eDiff

Clippers 9.87 eDiff

Raptors 8.48 eDiff

Cavaliers 5.42 eDiff

Spurs 5.37 eDiff

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NBA Team ORtg Leaders

Warriors 118.19 ORtg

Raptors 116.08 ORtg

Cavaliers 113.58 ORtg

Rockets 113.57 ORtg

Clippers 111.87 ORtg

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NBA Team DRtg Leaders

Clippers 102.00 DRtg

Pistons 102.82 DRtg

Grizzlies 103.07 DRtg

Hawks 103.28 DRtg

Magic 103.77 DRtg

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D-League Leaders

Anthony Brown 29.33 Points

Cliff Alexander 12.17 Rebounds

Josh Magette 11.10 Assists

Keith Benson 3.33 Blocks

Briante Weber 3.22 Steals

Joshua Smith 30.43 PER

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Euroleague Leaders

Keith Langford 23.20 Points

Tyler Honeycutt 8.40 Rebounds

Milos Teodosic 8.20 Assists

Artsiom Parakhouski 1.60 Blocks

Shane Larkin 1.80 Steals

Artsiom Parakhouski 27.72 PER

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