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Mike Dunleavy draws Flagrant 1 for hard foul on Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard (video)
Up 61-43 early in the third quarter, Bulls forward Mike Dunleavy leveled Blazers point guard with a hard foul on a three-point attempt. Wesley Matthews was quick to defend his teammate (read more.)
November 22 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Mike Dunleavy basically tackles Damian Lillard, doesn't get ejected
The Bulls are losing by 20, so Mike Dunleavy took his frustration out on Damian Lillard. Dunleavy will argue he was just trying to close out, but no part of closing out requires shoving two arms into someone's upper body. Luckily, Lillard didn't get hurt, but whenever a player gets shoved out of the air they run the risk of landing in a way they ha (read more.)
November 22 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Kyrie Irving Gets Special Nike Air Force 1 [Photos]
Star NBA point guard Kyrie Irving is getting a signature shoe, but first, he gets a special make up of the Nike Air Force 1. The Kyrie Air Force 1 comes in a two colorways, homages to his Duke University credentials and his current squad, the Cleveland Cavaliers. (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Pepsi pours more into Irving's 'Uncle Drew'
Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving signs a multiyear deal with Pepsi for more "Uncle Drew" spots. (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Doc Rivers not worried about J.J. Redick's shooting struggles
Doc Rivers enlisted the help of Clippers broadcaster and former NBA power forward Michael Smith when a reporter inquired about J.J. Redick's shooting struggles. (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Los Angeles Lakers Should Strongly Consider Trading Ryan Kelly
The Los Angeles Lakers signed Ryan Kelly this offseason to a two-year deal worth more than $3 million. While it may seem like a bargain, Kelly's inability to contribute so far leads to questions about whether it was the right move. (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Doc Rivers not worried about J.J. Redick's shooting struggles
J.J. Redick had 14 points against the Heat on five of 11 shooting in the Clippers' 110-93 win in Miami on Nov. 20. J.J. Redick had 14 points against the Heat on five of 11 shooting in the Clippers' 110-93 win in Miami on Nov. 20. Doc Rivers enlisted the help of Clippers broadcaster and former NBA power forward Michael Smith when a reporter inquired (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Josh McRoberts Flies By Clippers For One-Handed Slam
Nov 20, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat forward Josh McRoberts talks with guard Shabazz Napier during the first half against Los Angeles Clippers at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Not many highlights for the Miami Heat from their game against the Los Angeles Clippers Thursday, but we at least got a Josh (read more.)
November 21 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Deng, McRoberts expected to play vs. Clippers; Wade out again
Forward Luol Deng and Josh McRoberts are expected to play Thursday against the Los Angeles Clippers while guard Dwyane Wade is out for a fourth straight game. McRoberts and Deng went through the morning shootaround with intentions of playing. (read more.)
November 20 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Mike Dunleavy just does his job, whatever it may be for the Bulls
LOS ANGELES — Two of Mike Dunleavy's four 3-pointers swished through the basket during the fourth quarter of Monday night's victory over the Clippers, placing an exclamation point on his 19-point, seven-rebound night. (read more.)
November 20 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers forward Ryan Kelly injured, out at least six weeks
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly, who suffered an injury to his right hamstring in the second quarter of last night's game against the Golden State Warriors, had an ultrasound test and was examined this morning by Dr. Luga Podesta of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. Results of the test show that Kelly has a tear of his right hamstring. (read more.)
November 20 - Duke Basketball Alumni

How valuable could Ryan Kelly have been this season?
With the 48th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, the Los Angeles Lakers selected wiry Duke stretch forward Ryan Kelly . Like most second round picks, little was expected of the former Blue Devil in his rookie year except to wave some towels from the bench, refine his suit game and get beat up by Pau Gasol in practice. (read more.)
November 19 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Heat's McRoberts, Deng limited in practice Wed.
Heat's McRoberts, Deng limited in practice Wed. (read more.)
November 19 - Duke Basketball Alumni

VIDEO: Jabari Parker swoops for the score vs. Knicks
A 20-4 run to close the first half has the Bucks up 66-49 at halftime against the Knicks. While everyone has been talking about Jason Kidd's return to Brooklyn on Wednesday, the Bucks didn't forget that they first had to take care of the Knicks at home on Tuesday. (read more.)
November 19 - Duke Basketball Alumni

New 30 for 30 Documentary "I Hate Christian Laettner" to Premiere in 2015
Through interviews with former teammates and rivals as well as Laettner himself, the film explores why the polarizing basketball player was - and still is - so disliked. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

30 for 30: ESPN announces 'I Hate Christian Laettner' documentary
Christian Laettner is arguably the most hated player in the history of college basketball. North Carolina fans hate him. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

March Madness: 'I Hate Christian Laettner' film coming in 2015
Much of Laettner's reputation was crafted at Duke, where he helped lead the Blue Devils to a pair of NCAA titles before he was drafted by the Timberwolves (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

ESPN announced new ’30 for 30′ called ‘I Hate Christian Laettner’
The haters are not hating about this upcoming documentary, to be released in March. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Austin Rivers talks about loss to Portland | Video
Pelicans blew 15-point fourth quarter lead (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers Say Ryan Kelly To Miss Six Weeks
Los Angeles Lakers' second-year forward Ryan Kelly tore his hamstring on Sunday November 16, 2014 and is expected to miss six weeks with the injury. The Los Angeles Lakers' fears were confirmed on Monday afternoon when the team announced that Ryan Kelly would miss a minimum of six weeks after tearing his right hamstring. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers Forward Kelly Tears Hamstring
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November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Cleveland Cavaliers have no answers for Ty Lawson and Kyrie Irving...
The Cleveland Cavaliers' four-game winning streak came to an end on Monday night against an unlikely foe. The struggling Denver Nuggets, with one win in their last six games, beat the Cavs 106-97, dropping the Cavs to 5-4 on the season. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Henderson locates missing minutes
Gerald Henderson has seen it all. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers' Ryan Kelly Out 6 Weeks With Hamstring Tear
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November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Ryan Kelly out 6 weeks with hamstring tear
Kelly played only five minutes in the Lakers' blowout loss to Golden State on Sunday night. An ultrasound exam revealed the tear. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers Injury Report: Ryan Kelly Out 6 Weeks With Hamstring Tear
Apr 2, 2014; Sacramento, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young with forward Ryan Kelly after being called for a technical against the Sacramento Kings during the fourth quarter at Sleep Train Arena. The Sacramento Kings defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 107-102. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers' Kelly has hamstring tear, out six weeks
Results of the test show that Kelly has a tear of his right hamstring. He is expected to be out a minimum of six weeks. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers' Kelly out at least six weeks
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly has a tear of his right hamstring and will miss at least six weeks, the team announced Monday. (read more.)
November 18 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers' Kelly tears hamstring, out six weeks
Lakers forward Ryan Kelly is expected to miss at least six weeks after an ultrasound revealed a torn right hamstring, the team announced Monday. Kelly, the Lakers' second-round pick in 2013, has appeared in just three games this season because of hamstring injuries. (read more.)
November 17 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Let's gauge the progress of Jabari Parker and Giannis Antetokounmpo
Jabari Parker and Giannis Antetokounmpo growing into major contributors is the key to unlocking a better future for the Milwaukee Bucks. We discuss what we've learned about each player so far in the 2014-15 season. (read more.)
November 17 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Lakers Injury Report: Ryan Kelly Re-Injures Hamstring
Nov 14, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott huddles with Robert Sacre , Jeremy Lin , Ed Davis , Kobe Bryant and Ryan Kelly against the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center. The Spurs defeated the Lakers 93-80. (read more.)
November 17 - Duke Basketball Alumni

VIDEO: Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jabari Parker dunking early and often in Miami
Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jabari Parker started their first game together on Sunday night in Miami, and it's not taking them long to add to their highlight reels. Giannis got things going early with a slithering drive and thunderous slam , offering a further reminder of why Jason Kidd felt it was time to move him off the bench. (read more.)
November 17 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Dwyane Wade, Josh McRoberts Out vs Milwaukee Bucks
Nov 14, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade talks to team mates during the game against the Atlanta Hawks during the second half at Philips Arena. The Hawks defeated the Heat 114-103. (read more.)
November 16 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Jazz rookie Rodney Hood misses fifth straight but hopeful of returning soon
Utah's Rodney Hood as the Utah Jazz and the LA Clippers play pre-season NBA basketball Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Rodney Hood woke up the morning of the Jazz-Mavericks game a week and a half ago, and something just wasn't right with his foot. (read more.)
November 16 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Matchup of the Night - J.J. Redick vs Jimmy Butler
November 5, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick shoots the basketball against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson during the first quarter at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Editor's Note: Welcome to our brand new series Matchup of the Night! In this series, we'll be examining the best m (read more.)
November 16 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Austin Rivers says Pelicans stuck to their game plan during Friday's record-setting performance
Pelicans set nine franchise records during Friday's 139-91 victory against Timberwolves. (read more.)
November 15 - Duke Basketball Alumni

LeBron James answered one more call to the bullpen, placed by Kyrie Irving
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James drives through the Boston Celtics defense during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. James scored a season-high 41 points as the Cavaliers defeated the Celtics 122-121. (read more.)
November 15 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Kyrie Irving helps ignite another comeback, Joe Harris earning...
The Cleveland Cavaliers rallied from 17 points down to stun the Boston Celtics on Friday night, 122-121. It's Cleveland's third straight win. (read more.)
November 15 - Duke Basketball Alumni

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving carry Cleveland Cavaliers past Boston...
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cavaliers defeated the Celtics, 122-121, Friday night in Boston. Here is a capsule look at the game after a dvr review of the Fox Sports Ohio telecast: The King & KI: LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combined for 68 points -- on 24-of-43 shooting -- 12 assists and eight rebounds. (read more.)
November 15 - Duke Basketball Alumni

Redick says elite West teams currently 'in a different tier' than...
Maybe it wasn't as interesting as it originally sounded. Maybe reporters are just trying a little too hard to figure out what has been going wrong when the Clippers play basketball. (read more.)
November 15 - Duke Basketball Alumni