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Derrick Rose Undergoes Surgery, Expected Back In 4-6 Weeks
Derrick Rose is expected to return from his knee surgery in four to six weeks.

K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune

Phil Jackson Likely To Be Fined For Commenting On D'Angelo Russell
Phil Jackson will likely receive a fine for commenting on D'Angelo Russell of Ohio State.

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Kyrie Irving To Receive MRI On Injured Shoulder
Kyrie Irving is listed as doubtful for the Cavaliers game against the Pacers Friday night.

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Rip Hamilton Announces Retirement From NBA
Rip Hamilton won an NBA championship with the Pistons in 2004 and was a three-time All-Star between 2006 to 2008.

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Ainge: Sullinger Hasn't Met His Conditioning Standards
Jared Sullinger is out for the remainder of the season with a foot injury.

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Paul George Participates In First Full Practice, Return Date Unclear
Paul George participated in his first full practice this season with the Pacers on Thursday.

Candace Buckner/Indianapolis Star

Darren Collison To Undergo Surgery, Likely Out For Season
Darren Collison will have surgery on Tuesday to repair a core muscle injury.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Derrick Rose To Undergo Meniscectomy On Right Knee
A timetable for when Derrick Rose will return will be determined following the procedure.

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Oliver: Eyes Better Than Numbers But Numbers See All The Games
Dean Oliver currently works for Vivek Ranadive and the Sacramento Kings.

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Daryl Morey: Even We Had Doubts About James Harden Trade
Some believed James Harden would not be able to extend his production to superstar minutes when he was 6th Man of the Year with the Thunder.

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Kings Interested In Ty Lawson
George Karl previously coached Ty Lawson with the Nuggets.

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Cavs, Warriors Feature Best Two Five-Man Units In NBA
The Cavaliers' five-man unit of LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, Timofey Mozgov and J.R. Smith has been the best in the NBA in terms of net rating at +25.9.

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Michael Beasley Signs 10-Day Contract With Heat
Michael Beasley was previously playing in China.

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Professional Basketball Writers Association Responds To Roberts' Comments
The PBWA said they would welcome the opportunity to meet with Michele Roberts at any location and time of her choosing to discuss the issues she raised.

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James Harden Sprains Right Ankle
James Harden left the arena limping badly.

Jonathan Feigen/Houston Chronicle

Andre Miller Interested In Re-Signing With Kings
Andre Miller turn 39 next month.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Tony Parker Shoulders Blame For Spurs' Recent Struggles
Tony Parker believes finding his midrange jumper again is at the core of his offensive struggles.

Jeff McDonald/San Antonio Express-News

Nate Robinson, Bulls Hold Exploratory Discussions
The Bulls have held exploratory conversations with Nate Robinson as a potential roster addition, league sources told RealGM.

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Rajon Rondo Suspended One Game By Mavericks
Rajon Rondo and Rick Carlisle had a verbal altercation in the second half of the Mavericks' win on Tuesday.

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Ronnie Price Out 6-8 Weeks With Elbow Surgery
Ronnie Price is expected to be out 6-8 weeks.

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Pistons Sign John Lucas III For Remainder Of Season
The Pistons are signing John Lucas III to a deal for the remainder of the season.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Suns Were Planning On Pursuing Brandon Knight In Free Agency
Brandon Knight will be a restricted free agent and their chances of re-signing him are significantly higher than if they were to pursue him in the open market.

Chad Ford/ESPN

Pistons Claim Shawne Williams Off Waivers
Shawne Williams will provide depth and take Jonas Jerebko's spot in the rotation.

Vince Ellis/Detroit Free Press

Kendrick Perkins' Decision Came Down To Cavs, Clippers
Kendrick Perkins played AAU basketball with LeBron James and he chose the Cavaliers in part due to his relationship with him.

Chris Fedor/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Westbrook Has 30.0+ PER In Four Of Seven Months Since Third Surgery
Russell Westbrook has inarguably been one of the NBA's best players since the third surgery from December of 2013.

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Michele Roberts Would Like To See Change To Media Policies Pregame
Michele Roberts believes reporters shouldn't be allowed to idly stand around in the locker room pregame unless they're asking questions to players.

Kate Fagan/ESPN

LeBron James Jr. Already Has Received College Offers
LeBron James says his son "has great awareness and hed rather pass first and set guys up. Most kids nowadays just want to score.

Mike Sullivan/CBS Detroit

Rajon Rondo, Rick Carlisle Friction Had Been Building
Rajon Rondo and Rick Carlisle were arguing over play-calling responsibilities.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Larry Sanders Explains Decision To Leave Basketball
Larry Sanders revealed he had checked himself into a clinic Rogers Memorial Hospital, a program for anxiety, depression and mood disorders.

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Derrick Rose To Undergo Knee Surgery To Repair Medial Meniscus Tear
Derrick Rose will undergo surgery after an MRI revealed medial meniscus tear in his right knee.

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