Ron Artest Has Ejection Rescinded & The Top NBA News

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In the final seconds of the Lakers-Clippers game on Sunday, four players were ejected after an altercation: Baron Davis, Blake Griffin, Lamar Odom and Ron Artest.  However, the league has reviewed the situation and the ejections of Ron Artest and Blake Griffin have been rescinded.

Artest’s and Griffin’s ejections have been rescinded: Los Angeles Times Lakers Blog: Mark Medina

The Latest on the Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers will host the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight, a rematch of the 2010 Western Conference first-round series.  Lakers.com gives us a preview of the MLK Day showdown. [Lakers.com Gameday]

Check out Episode #9 of LakersNation’s official podcast, “The Pulse of Purple & Gold.” [LakersNation]

Kobe Bryant believes Blake Griffin should be an all-star. [Hoopsnotes: Dimitri Kucharczyk]

Kobe Bryant is in the process of making a short film with Nike, trailers are posted below.

The Latest on the NBA

Vince Carter passed the 20,000 point mark today vs. the New York Knicks. [NBA.com]

Willie Mays, Willis Reed and Lenny Wilkins were awarded with National Civil Rights Museum Sports Legacy Award prior to the Bulls-Grizzlies game. [NBA.com]

Tyrus Thomas has been suspended for one game after elbowing Emeka Okafor. [Slam Magazine]

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NBA Results for January 16th, 2011

Los Angeles Clippers-99 (14-25) Los Angeles Lakers-92 (30-12) – F

San Antonio Spurs-110 (35-6) Denver Nuggets-97 (23-17) -F

NBA Results/ Schedule for January 17th, 2011

Phoenix Suns-129 (18-21) New York Knicks-121 (22-18) -F

Washington Wizards-108 (12-27) Utah Jazz-101 (27-14) -F

Chicago Bulls-96 (28-13) Memphis Grizzlies-84 (19-22) -F

Philadelphia 76ers-96 (17-23) Charlotte Bobcats-92 (15-24) – F/OT

Milwaukee Bucks (14-23) at Houston Rockets (18-23) – 3:00 P.M. EST/ 12:00 P.M. PST

Toronto Raptors (13-27) at New Orleans Hornets (25-16) – 3:00 P.M. EST/ 12:00 P.M. PST

Dallas Mavericks (26-13) at Detroit Pistons (14-26) – 3:30 P.M. EST/ 12:30 P.M. PST

Indiana Pacers (16-21) at Los Angeles Clippers (14-25) – 3:30 P.M. EST/ 12:30 P.M. PST

Sacramento Kings (9-29) at Atlanta Hawks (26-15) – 4:00 P.M. EST/ 1:00 P.M. PST

New Jersey Nets (10-30) at Golden State Warriors (16-23) – 4:00 P.M. EST/ 1:00 P.M. PST

Orlando Magic (26-14) at Boston Celtics (30-9) TNT – 8:00 P.M. EST/ 5:00 P.M. PST

Minnesota Timberwolves (10-31) at Portland Trail Blazers (21-20) – 10:00 P.M. EST/ 7:00 P.M. PST

Oklahoma City Thunder (27-13) at Los Angeles Lakers (30-12) TNT- 10:30 P.M. EST/ 7:30 P.M. PST

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