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Cavaliers' Achilles' Heel Is Team Defense, Not LeBron James' Purported Decline

NEW ORLEANS — The doubts won't doom LeBron James. The questions about his athleticism at his supposedly advanced age—two weeks short of 30—won't even fluster him, no more than the oddly-assigned Luke Babbitt could on most possessions Friday.<p>"You can look at it in a bad way or a good way," James …

Los Angeles Lakers vs. San Antonio Spurs: Postgame Grades and Analysis

Nick Young owned his nickname Friday, hitting a quintessentially Swaggy P game-winning three, lifting his Los Angeles Lakers to a 112-110 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs.<p>Young carried the scoring load for the Lakers, dropping a game-high 29 points on 9-of-14 shooting. He was spectacular …

Kobe, Lakers beat Spurs in OT on Young's 3

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Kobe Bryant didn't catch Michael Jordan, though he got a victory thanks to Nick Young.<p>Young scored 29 points, including a …

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Five-Star Review: Russell Westbrook is back, destroyed the Knicks

Friday night's NBA action needs reviewing and we're just the post to review today's 12 games.<p><b>RUSSELL WESTBROOK RETURNED AND EVERYTHING IS RIGHT WITH</b> …

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Head of Xbox Japan steps down following dismal Xbox One sales

In the wake of the Xbox One launch in Japan, head of Xbox Japan Takashi Sensui has resigned his post, Famitsu reports (as translated by Kotaku).<p>Sensui, who took over as head in 2006, will be transferred to the company's U.S. headquarters where he will work as the general manager for Interactive …

Every collectible in the Rockstar Warehouse is 30 percent off for Black Friday

Rockstar's Black Friday sale is offering up discounts on all wearable gear and collectible items based on game releases <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>, <i>Red Dead Redemption</i>, as well as the Anniversary Collections for <i>Grand Theft Auto 3, Vice City</i> and <i>San Andreas.</i><p>Starting today, all discounted items can be found in …

Is it Too Late to Get Into Destiny? - IGN Conversation - IGN Video

With the news you can now play up to Level 7 in Destiny without paying a penny, Luke and Gav ponder whether you should or not.

The Ten Best Video Games Of The Fall For Your Black Friday Buying Pleasure

Black Friday is here, and millions will be scrambling for all the best deals on video games in order to have satisfied friends and family members come Christmas. Tis also the season for a killer self-gift, as no one knows your tastes better than you.<p>The best hardware deals of the day we’ve already …

Xbox One Japan boss stands down as weekly sales drop to just 776

Xbox Japan head Takashi Sensui resigned this week as Microsoft’s newest console fell to a sales low in the home of its big gaming rivals, Nintendo and Sony.<p>Xbox One launched in Japan back in September and sold just 23,562 units in its first week, which looked pretty bad compared to week one sales …

The Wii U 2014 report card: Games trump innovation

The Wii U is finally finding itself.<p>Nintendo originally positioned the console as an innovation, similar to how the Wii’s rocked gaming in 2006. But while that system had motion controls, the Wii U has a giant GamePad with a touchscreen. However, this gadget hasn’t resonate with the market, and the …

Smash Vs. Batman in This Week's Top 5 News - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

Win a PS4 GTA V Bundle! This week's Top 5 gaming news highlights Batman Arkham Knight's new gameplay,Smash Bros. Wii U selling big, Assassin's Creed …

Alienware Alpha drops by 10% for Black Friday

Just this week the Alienware Alpha PC gaming console released on the market starting at $549.99. At midnight tonight that price drops to $499.99 from eBay Powerseller “antonline”. They’ve got two configurations in stock with the first notable price drop ever.<p><b>Alienware Alpha 1 Console is $499.99</b> …

Why LeBron James And The Cavaliers Can't Win This Way

NBA scores 2014: LeBron James, Cavaliers get revenge on Wizards and 3 other things we learned

James nearly notched a triple-double as the Cavs turned the tables on the Wizards.<p>Less than a week ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers went into Washington and were thoroughly beaten by the Wizards, 91-78. It was the Cavs' third straight loss and things got even uglier the following night against the …

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NBA Kicks of the Night

With 13 games on the schedule last night, NBA fans and sneakerheads were treated to a plethora of action and dope kicks. While many of you might’ve …

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LeBron James Dominates Against the Wizards (VIDEO)

With revenge on their minds Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers pounded the visiting Washington Wizards 113-87.<p>LeBron James pulled off a near …

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What Constitutes Success for the 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers?

A month into the 2014-15 season, a legitimate and seemingly obvious question has emerged: What constitutes success for the beleaguered Los Angeles Lakers?<p>With a 3-12 record, making the playoffs may still be a goal, but it is also an overwhelming long shot.<p>On Nov. 26, Los Angeles lost to the Memphis …

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LeBron James surges behind his aggressive play

Consecutive wins against the Magic and Wizards have the Cleveland Cavaliers looking up.<p>LeBron James may have called his team fragile, but since spouting off to the media he's done everything possible to help the Cleveland Cavaliers look anything but that. The Cavs find themselves on a two-game …

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Los Angeles Clippers vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

The Los Angeles Clippers finally put it all together against a quality opponent, beating the Houston Rockets 102-85.<p>The Clippers opened up an early lead and never looked back. Blake Griffin scored a game-high 30 points and added 10 boards, while Jamal Crawford offered an offensive punch off the …

Biggest Winners and Losers from 1st Month of 2014-15 Season

The first month of the 2014-15 NBA season featured no shortage of overachievers and underperformers.<p>The race to the top of the Western Conference is already shaping up to be a bloodbath, while the Eastern Conference is chock-full of sub-.500 teams. LeBron James and the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers …

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DeMar DeRozan Injury: Updates on Raptors Star's Groin and Return

Raptors swingman DeMar DeRozan suffered a torn adductor longus muscle in late November and has not appeared in a game since. He returned against the 76ers on Jan. 14.<p>Continue for updates.<p>DeRozan Active vs. 76ers<p>Wednesday, Jan. 14<p>The Toronto Raptors' Media Relations provides an update on DeRozan's …

Isaiah Canaan Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Ankle and Return

The injury issues for the Houston Rockets continue to get worse as Isaiah Canaan left Friday's game with a sprained ankle.<p>Jonathan Feigen of the <i>Houston Chronicle</i> provides the latest info on the guard:<p>Feigen had more after the game:<p>He also adds how bad things have gotten for Houston's depth:<p>Canaan …

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. LA Lakers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

It was a glorious display of terrible defense and abundant buckets, but it had to come to an end eventually. And when it did, the Minnesota Timberwolves were the ones who scored last.<p>The Los Angeles Lakers fell to 3-13 despite a good shooting performance from Kobe Bryant, who put up 26 points on …

Onus Is on LeBron James to Carry Cleveland Cavaliers for Now

LeBron James cannot yet disperse the burden of winning among his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates. That cross is, for now, still his to bear alone.<p>When he left the Miami Heat and returned to Cleveland, it was—and still remains—a decision impelled by melded emotions and desires and instinctive …

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Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics 11/28/14: Video Highlights and Recap

The slumping Chicago Bulls got back on track Friday afternoon in Boston, defeating the Celtics 109-102.<p>The struggling Bulls had lost three of their last four games and survived a tough test from a Boston squad that had dropped two straight and five of its last six.<p>Jimmy Butler led Chicago with 22 …

Derrick Rose: Just need to play

BOSTON -- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose isn't lacking for confidence as he continues to make his way back from lingering injuries.<p>"My …

Even lowly Timberwolves are too much for lowlier Lakers

Before the last-place<p>Lakershosted the last-placeMinnesota Timberwolves, Lakers CoachByron Scottsaid the teams had something in common besides having won only three games so far this season.<p>Minnesota, he said, is a club "we know is going to come in here and look at [playing] us the way we're looking …

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