Carmelo Anthony's bad back 

November, 26, 2014
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Carmelo Anthony hurt his back on Monday and there is a good chance he's going to miss the last two games (Dallas and Oklahoma City) of the road trip.

Why Williams chose Miller over Rivers 

November, 26, 2014
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New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams had a decision to make on Tuesday since Eric Gordon is out for several months with a shoulder injury. In the end Williams shifted Tyreke Evans to shooting guard and started Darius Miller at small forward. Why did Williams chose Miller over Austin Rivers?

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Plantar fasciitis forces Nene to sit 

November, 26, 2014
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Nene is dealing with plantar fasciitis, a soft tissue injury, to the right foot and it is bad enough that he had to sit out Tuesday's games against Atlanta.

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Stan Van Gundy's message to Tom Gores 

November, 26, 2014
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Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores hired Stan Van Gundy to improve the team on and off the court and that's why his head coach was also given the president of basketball operations title. Well, the Pistons are off to a pathetic 3-11 start to the season and Van Gundy has a message for the owner.

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Scott to reduce Kobe's minutes? 

November, 26, 2014
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Kobe Bryant is racking up a lot of minutes early in the 2014-15 season to keep the Los Angeles Lakers competitive in their games and it's not good for his 36-year old legs. As a result, the training staff and future Hall-of Famer have devised a new game plan, according to ESPNLosAngeles.com.

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When Beal should get his max deal 

November, 26, 2014
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Bradley Beal will be a restricted free agent in 2016 if he doesn't sign an extension from his rookie-scale contract by the prior Oct. 31 deadline. When the time comes to negotiate his next contract the talks should not last long as he will get a max deal from the Wizards or another team via an offer sheet. Either way, Beal says the money won't change his approach to life and the game.

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David West to play Friday? 

November, 26, 2014
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Indiana Pacers starting power forward David West sprained his right ankle during the preseason (Oct. 18) and it's taken a good while for it to heal. The rehab is just about done and he hopes to return to the active roster on Friday when the Pacers play the Orlando Magic.

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Randy Foye's torn right quad 

November, 26, 2014
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Denver Nuggets guard Randy Foye tweaked his right quad on Sunday against the Lakers and an MRI has revealed a small tear. As a result, Foye is likely to miss at three three weeks to let the injury heal.

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Seven teams pursuing Ray Allen 

November, 25, 2014
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We're approaching the one-month mark of the NBA's regular season and veteran shooting guard Ray Allen remains unsigned. But according to ESPN's Chris Broussard, seven teams have shown interest in the league's all-time 3-point king.

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Patrick Beverley's uncertain return 

November, 25, 2014
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Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley has been hindered by a hamstring injury since the second game of the season and it has now sidelined him for the third time. As of Monday, head coach Kevin McHale didn't know when Beverly might be able to return to the active roster.

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Russell Westbrook to return on Friday? 

November, 25, 2014
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The Oklahoma City Thunder have been without many players to begin the season and after 13 games point guard Russell Westbrook might be cleared to return by Friday's game against New York, according to The Oklahoman.

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Al Harrington back to the NBA? 

November, 25, 2014
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Forward Al Harrington is averaging 32.7 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists over in China, but his time with Fujian is apparently over, according to Sportando.com.

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Steve Nash's future with Lakers 

November, 25, 2014
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Steve Nash's time as a player is likely over, however that doesn't mean he his days in the NBA is done. According to Kevin Ding of Bleacher Report, Nash has the opportunity to work for the Los Angeles Lakers if he wants a job.

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Heat: Brown out; Whiteside in 

November, 25, 2014
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ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported Monday morning that forward Hassan Whiteside could be signed by the Miami Heat and he was correct. On Monday night Miami signed Whiteside to a contract, according to the team website.

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Sixers: Here comes Furkan Aldemir 

November, 25, 2014
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News came on Monday that Philadelphia will sign Furkan Aldemir in the coming days. The Sixers acquired the rights to Aldemir, the No. 53 pick in the 2012 NBA, as part of trade with the Houston Rockets last year when they agreed to take on Royce White's contract (SEE below).

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