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Hornets Playoff Chances

By Rohan Pathak

The Charlotte Hornets didn’t make much noise during yesterday’s historic trade deadline, despite rumors and reports that Lance Stephenson was going to be dealt, possibly to Brooklyn. 420 more words

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What I learned Friday night

Can we learn anything of importance from watching an all star game of rookies and sophomores? I think I did, so here are 3 things I learned Friday night.  296 more words

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Shot-clock stars: Players who thrive when time is winding down

Via SportsIllustrated

On playgrounds across the world, basketball players with a live dribble and an active imagination give themselves a countdown. In doing so they tap into the game’s inherent drama. 1,524 more words

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Dwyane Wade Won't Play in NBA All-Star Game Due to Hamstring Injury

Over the past week and a half, Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade has been nursing a hamstring injury that once again flared up. Wade suffered the injury in the Heat’s 109-102 lost versus the Milwaukee Bucks on January 27th, and hasn’t played since. 184 more words

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Dwayne Wade (Hamstring) Ruled Out for the All-Star Game

Dwayne Wade (Hamstring) Ruled Out for the All-Star Game

According to the Miami Heat’s official Twitter account, Dwayne Wade will not be playing in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game this Sunday due to a lingering hamstring issue. 154 more words

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Hornets' Kemba Walker has successful knee surgery, expected to miss a minimum of 6 weeks

Kemba Walker going down with a knee injury is a serious blow to the Hornets’ playoff chances, at least on the surface.

Walker’s been the team’s leading scorer this season with an 18.8 points per game average, and has often times carried more of his fair share of the burden while Lance Stephenson and Al Jefferson have both missed time due to injuries. 269 more words

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