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Mavericks beat Jazz

Dallas Mavericks – Dirk Nowitzki & Chandler Parsons are a Joy to Watch on Offense

Posted on 31 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

The Dallas Mavericks won their first game the season, walking away from their first home performance with a 120-102 win over the Utah Jazz, led by Dirk Nowitzki and Chandler Parsons, teaming up to create what might turn out to be the most fun to watch offense in the NBA. More

Clippers beat Thunder

Oklahoma City Thunder – Russell Westbrook Out With an Injury as Well

Posted on 31 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

There’s still plenty of time for things to turn around, but after losing 93-90 to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Oklahoma City Thunder find themselves not only after two losses in two games to start the season, but now without Russell Westbrook, injuring his hand and joining the team’s other superstar, Kevin Durant, on the unable to play list for now. More

Knicks beat Cavaliers

New York Knicks – Carmelo Anthony Ruins a Special Night for LeBron James

Posted on 31 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

Instead of LeBron James and his new big three celebrating the beginning of a brand new successful era, the New York Knicks spoiled their party with a big night for Carmelo Anthony, leading his team to a 95-90 win, enjoying the confusion among the ranks of the Cleveland Cavaliers. More

Suns beat Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers – Kobe Bryant Doesn’t Want Jeremy Lin to Help Him

Posted on 30 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

The Los Angeles Lakers look terrible through two games this season, despite Kobe Bryant seemingly back to his old form. He’s not letting anyone help him out, including Jeremy Lin, … More

Dwight Howard

Houston Rockets – James Harden & Dwight Howard With a Dream Start to the Season

Posted on 30 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

Last season the Houston Rockets felt like a great team in the making before failing to do well in the playoffs. This season it’s clear – it’s all about James Harden and Dwight Howard, who are off to an excellent start after the first couple of games. More

Russell Westbrook

Portland Trail Blazers – Russell Westbrook Alone Can’t Beat Them

Posted on 30 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

It was very predictable to see Russell Westbrook trying to beat the Portland Trail Blazers on his own. It’s safe to say that the plan of him against the rest of the world isn’t going to work out on most occasions. More

Heat beat Wizards

Miami Heat – A Very Good Start to a New Era

Posted on 30 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

No more big three, and it’s fine. Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade did very well without another big star to help them out, leading the Miami Heat to a 107-95 win over the Washington Wizards, getting some significant contribution from Norris Cole, who feels right at home with his new role as the starting point guard. More

Bulls beat Knicks

Chicago Bulls – Showing Carmelo Anthony he Chose the Wrong Team

Posted on 30 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

A lot of new things for the New York Knicks, but not enough, as Carmelo Anthony faced the team he should have signed with, the Chicago Bulls, and looked terrible, like the rest of his teammates, losing at home 104-80, while Pau Gasol and Taj Gibson did a very good job in hiding the fact that Derrick Rose was far from his best. More

Rockets beat Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers – Jeremy Lin Doesn’t Get Revenge, Kobe Bryant Not Any Better

Posted on 29 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

A bad first half from the Los Angeles Lakers meant Kobe Bryant didn’t make the impact he wanted against Dwight Howard, and the same goes for Jeremy Lin facing James Harden and the Houston Rockets, with the visitors walking away with a comfortable and dominant 108-90 victory. More

Spurs beat Mavericks

San Antonio Spurs – Champions Don’t Lose on Season Opener

Posted on 29 Oct, 2014, by in Basketball

Despite facing stubborn opposition from the Dallas Mavericks, the San Antonio Spurs wouldn’t let that sour their first game of the 2014-2015 NBA season, beating their in-state rivals 101-100 thanks to a big fourth quarter and overall game from Tony Parker, getting plenty of help from Manu Ginobili and Tim Duncan. More