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All-Stars set to align behind LeBron, Curry

All-Stars set to align behind LeBron, Curry

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February 17 Long considered a playground clash of wills anyway, the NBA All-Star Game will fully embrace its inner schoolyard Sunday at Staples Center with its hand-picked teams captained by two alpha males of the league. FULL STORY

Raptors’ depth pushes them into NBA’s elite

Raptors’ depth pushes them into NBA’s elite

Ken Cross

February 15 You have one of the most dynamic backcourt tandems in the point man Kyle Lowry and then DeMar DeRozan as a two-guard. That combo will travel into any arena with a chance to consistently light it up when playoff time rolls around. FULL STORY

T-wolves host Lakers in final game before break

T-wolves host Lakers in final game before break

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February 14 With one game left before the All-Star break, the Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves are hoping to rediscover some of what worked during the league's unofficial first half. FULL STORY

Bucks hope to hit break on high note vs. Nuggets

Bucks hope to hit break on high note vs. Nuggets

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February 14 With one game before the All-Star break, the Milwaukee Bucks will try to end an eventful and occasionally turbulent first half on a high note Thursday night when they welcome the Denver Nuggets to the Bradley Center. FULL STORY

76ers try for perfect homestand versus Heat

76ers try for perfect homestand versus Heat

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February 14 The Philadelphia 76ers, playing their final game before the NBA All-Star break, will be looking to sweep a five-game homestand when they host the slumping Miami Heat on Wednesday night. FULL STORY

NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Toronto Raptors
41-16
.719
-
Boston Celtics
40-19
.678
2
Philadelphia 76ers
30-25
.545
10
New York Knicks
23-36
.390
19
Brooklyn Nets
19-40
.322
23
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Cleveland Cavaliers
34-22
.607
-
Indiana Pacers
33-25
.569
2
Milwaukee Bucks
32-25
.561
2.5
Detroit Pistons
28-29
.491
6.5
Chicago Bulls
20-37
.351
14.5
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Washington Wizards
33-24
.579
-
Miami Heat
30-28
.517
3.5
Charlotte Hornets
24-33
.421
9
Orlando Magic
18-39
.316
15
Atlanta Hawks
18-41
.305
16
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Minnesota Timberwolves
36-25
.590
-
Oklahoma City Thunder
33-26
.559
2
Denver Nuggets
32-26
.552
2.5
Portland Trail Blazers
32-26
.552
2.5
Utah Jazz
30-28
.517
4.5
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Golden State Warriors
44-14
.759
-
Los Angeles Clippers
30-26
.536
13
Los Angeles Lakers
23-34
.404
20.5
Sacramento Kings
18-39
.316
25.5
Phoenix Suns
18-41
.305
26.5
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Houston Rockets
44-13
.772
-
San Antonio Spurs
35-24
.593
10
New Orleans Pelicans
31-26
.544
13
Memphis Grizzlies
18-38
.321
25.5
Dallas Mavericks
18-40
.310
26.5