The Los Angeles Lakers will travel to South Beach to take on the Miami Heat. The Lakers have won eight consecutive games, and they will be looking to avenge their loss to the Heat. [LakersNation]
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NBA players are willing to welcome a concussion policy. [NBA.com]
New Orleans Hornets guard Chris Paul has practiced for the first time since his head injury. [ESPN.com NBA]
Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy called NBA commissioner David Stern a “tyrant.” [Sporting News]
Michael Jordan believes Bulls guard Derrick Rose is the NBA MVP. [Sporting News]
Los Angeles Lakers at Miami Heat- TNT- 7:00 P.M. EST/ 4:00 P.M. PST
The Los Angeles Lakers were embarrassed on their home-court on Christmas Day when the Miami Heat won in convincing fashion. However, now in March the Lakers will have one more shot for revenge.
New York Knicks at Dallas Mavericks- TNT- 9:30 P.M. EST/ 6:30 P.M. PST
The new-look New York Knicks will travel to Dallas to face a tough Mavericks team. The Knicks have only one big win, so a victory tonight would greatly boost the team’s morale.
Denver Nuggets at Phoenix Suns- 10:30 P.M. EST/ 7:30 P.M. PST- NBA League Pass
The Denver Nuggets are in a rebuilding stage, but they have young talent and are capable of finding success in the playoffs.