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Tony Parker #9 of the San Antonio Spurs goes up for a shot against the Brooklyn Nets at the AT&T Center on November 22, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photos by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Parker Leads Spurs Over Nets 99-87

Tony Parker had 22 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed in 99-87 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.

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Brandon Davies #0 of the Philadelphia 76ers fights for the ball with Jason Smith #14 of the New York Knicks in the first half at Madison Square Garden on November 22, 2014 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Knicks Win 91-83, Drop 76ers To 0-13

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points, Amare Stoudemire added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the New York Knicks dropped the Philadelphia 76ers to 0-13 with a 91-83 victory on Saturday night.

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Could legalized sports betting be on its way to New Jersey? (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Ruling Expected Friday On Legalized Sports Betting In New Jersey

New Jersey could drop its ban on betting on sports entirely, but it cannot legally set conditions as it ends the prohibition, a lawyer for the NCAA and four major sports leagues told a federal judge Thursday.

11/20/2014

Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd talks to a referee during a game against the Brooklyn Nets on November 19, 2014 at Barclays Center in New York. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: D’oh! Nets Fail To Stick It To Kidd In Brooklyn Return

Nets fans attending Wednesday night’s game at the Barclays Center must have felt like the cat in “The Itchy and Scratchy Show.” Because in the end, the rat always wins.

11/20/2014

Jason Collins (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Collins, Who Made History By Coming Out, Announces Retirement From NBA

“It feels wonderful to have been part of these milestones for sports and for gay rights, and to have been embraced by the public, the coaches, the players, the league and history.”

11/19/2014

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Boomer & Carton: Shaq Attack And A Surprise Call From Gov. Christie

‘The Diesel’ joined the guys on behalf of Icy Hot, but brought along with him his keen sense of humor, as well as his basketball-analyst hat — which fits him quite well, I must say.

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Nets head coach Lionel Hollins (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: With Kidd Coming To Town, Nets In Familiar Position — Lacking Identity

Somewhere in Milwaukee this morning, Bucks coach Jason Kidd is smiling as he reads reports his scouts have filed on the Nets in preparation for his impending return to Brooklyn on Wednesday.

11/18/2014

Carmelo Anthony had 28 points and nine rebounds in the Knicks' 109-93 win over Denver on Nov. 16, 2014. (credit: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony, J.R. Smith Help Knicks Snap 7-Game Skid

Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith each scored 28 points to help the New York Knicks snap a seven-game losing streak with a 109-93 win over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday.

11/17/2014

Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for a shot against the Portland Trail Blazers on Nov. 15, 2014, at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. (credit:  Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Blazers Beat Nets 97-87 Without Aldridge, Batum

Missing their two starting forwards could have been a problem for the Portland Trail Blazers. Instead, it was an opportunity.

11/16/2014

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. (Photo by Toby Melville - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

It’s Official! Prince William And Kate To Visit NYC In December

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will be in the Big Apple from Dec. 7 to Dec. 9, according to a press release from Kensington Palace.

11/14/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Calls For Legalized Sports Betting

In an op-ed article for the New York Times published online Thursday, Silver said fans should have a safe and legal way to gamble on professional games.

11/14/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Silver’s Gambling Stance Is Another Way For Pro Sports To Get Your Money

In this dangerous world, sports fans are responsible for their own sobriety, no matter how many temptations are put in front of them. And there are more temptations every single day.

11/14/2014

Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for a shot against the Golden State Warriors on November 13, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Snap 2-Game Skid, Beat Nets 107-99

The matchup of the league’s best-shooting teams coming into the game – the Warriors at 49.7 percent, and Brooklyn at 48.6 percent – lived up to the hype in brief bursts.

11/14/2014

A general view of the arena during the 2014 NBA All-Star Game at Smoothie King Center on February 16, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Randy Belice/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA All-Star Ballot Expands To Include All Players; Start Of Voting Pushed Back

Voting for the Feb. 15 game in New York will open Dec. 11. It traditionally began this week, when teams aren’t even 10 games into their seasons.

11/13/2014

DraftKings.com homepage (Photo: WFAN.com)

Jared Max: Pro Leagues Making Deals With Fantasy Sports Sites Is Dangerous

What are the odds that in the future, sports fans will read about Pete Rose and shake their heads, bemused, “Wait, he was banned from baseball for doing what???”

11/13/2014

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