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NBA News: Player News and Updates for 1/26/14

NBA Player Updates 1/26: Durant Triples Up, Tonight's TV Schedule and More

January 26, 2014

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We went from an eight-game schedule yesterday in the NBA to another eight-game slate today, so it’s been a pretty good weekend for basketball. While we’re waiting on tip-offs, let’s take a closer look at some of the noteworthy happenings out there and see who’s making headlines. Here’s the latest.

D.J. Augustin, PG, Chicago Bulls: After recording just seven points against the Clippers, Augustin was back to his high-scoring ways yesterday against the Bobcats. He put up 28 points in the 89-87 victory, thanks to 6-of-12 from three-point range. Augustin also added three assists and a pair of steals.
The Bulls continue their improbable run at 22-21 and have won four of their last five games. They’ll get one home game tomorrow against Minnesota before setting out on a six-game road trip.

NBA News: Player News and Updates for 1/26/14

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Jamal Crawford, SG, Los Angeles Clippers: There’s a new season-high-man in NBA bench scoring today, and it’s Crawford. He put up 37 in 32 minutes during the Clippers’ 126-118 victory over the Raptors, thanks to five makes from 3-point land and eight free throws. He also added 11 assists for the double-double.
The Clippers are in Milwaukee to finish off their lengthy Grammy road trip tomorrow. They’re 31-15 on the season and have won three of four.

Kevin Durant, SF, Oklahoma City Thunder: What shoulder injury? Durant was out nursing his ailment as the Thunder played Boston, but was back in full effect yesterday against the Sixers. He dropped a triple-double on Philly, including 32 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists. The Thunder would take the game 103-91 on Durant’s 10th straight 30-plus scoring outing.
That’s seven straight wins for OKC; They’re sitting pretty at 35-10. Next game is tomorrow at home against Atlanta.

Wilson Chandler, SF, Denver Nuggets: Chandler has been pretty good for the Nuggets lately, and he continued that run yesterday against a tough Pacers team. He put up a season-high 25 points during Denver’s nice 109-96 victory, adding six rebounds and three assists in the process. That makes eight straight double-digit scoring outings for Chandler.
Up next is a road game in Sacramento today. The win stops a three-game skid for the Nuggets and puts them at 21-21 on the season.

NBA Daily Schedule: 16 teams will be in action today, so there will be plenty of options out there for NBA fans. Here’s a look at the complete schedule, along with the start times and TV networks carrying the games.

Sunday, January 26, 2014:

1:00 PM ET:
San Antonio Spurs at Miami Heat (ABC)

3:30 PM ET:
Los Angeles Lakers at New York Knicks (ABC)

6:00 PM ET:
Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans (FSNOLA, FS Florida)
Phoenix Suns at Cleveland Cavaliers (FSAZ HD, FSOhio/WUAB)

6:30 PM ET:
Brooklyn Nets at Boston Celtics (ESPN, TSN2, YES, CSNHD)

7:30 PM ET:
Detroit Pistons at Dallas Mavericks (FSSW-DAL, FS Detroit)

9:00 PM ET:
Portland Trail Blazers at Golden State Warriors (CSNNWHD, CSNBayHD)
Denver Nuggets at Sacramento Kings (News10, Altitude)

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