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Michael C. Jones is a Southern California-based sports journalist, editor, and blogger covering professional and collegiate sports across the country. You can read his work at Yahoo! Sports and Examiner.com.

He is the Editor of Sports Out West, a West Coast-centric sports hub.

Follow Michael on Twitter @MikeJonesTweets for Tweets about a lot of things in addition to sports, but mostly sports.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Los Angeles Angels
  • NBA Los Angeles Lakers
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF UCLA Bruins
  • NCAAB UC Santa Barbara Gauchos
  • NHL Anaheim Ducks
User Blog
NBA
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Carter-Williams, Oladipo notch career-firsts

The future of the NBA is bright, and Tuesday night was a prime example of that fact as two of 2013's most promising rookies each notched a career milestone.

NBA
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Will the Lakers keep Pau Gasol waiting?

The Lakers haven't spoken with their big man about a contract extension to this point. Could it be a sign that he's spending his last year in purple and gold?

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Magic F Harris hurting again

After missing five weeks with a high ankle sprain, a setback has the forward concerned over his return to form.

NBA
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Another poster for Wall's wall

The Lakers are the latest opposing team to be featured on Wall's collection of posters. See why in this incredible display of athleticism.

NBA
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Why J.J. Redick is thriving in Los Angeles

The Clippers' new shooting guard is benefiting from a number of factors on his new team. One of the major ones is Chris Paul.

Marcus Smart shines over fab freshmen on Tuesday

Jabari Parker, Julius Randle and Andrew Wiggins all continue to impress as well.

NBA
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Bosh leads Heat past Hawks

The Heat forced 24 turnovers and stifled the visiting Hawks in a rout.

NBA
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Barnes could return Wednesday, listed day-to-day

The second-year forward is nearing a return, and that's great news for the 3-1 Warriors as they look to remain on top of the Western Conference.

NBA
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George shines as Indy stays perfect vs. Pistons

Indiana showed that it's a complete team as its stars found a variety of ways to contribute to the effort to remain undefeated.

NBA
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Hibbert connects with George for impressive finish

Paul George got an outstanding pass from an unlikely source.

NBA
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Beverley confirms he'll return ahead of schedule

The Rockets point guard will return ahead of schedule and provide a boost to the struggling perimeter defense.

NBA
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Chandler goes down with knee injury

The Knicks may be without their defensive anchor for the remainder of the game vs. the Bobcats, though no official word has come down regarding his return.

NBA
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#LePutBack

LeBron James is incredibly athletic, and we know it. But he likes to remind us every now and then, and we oblige by gawking and making GIFs like this.

NBA
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Howard's debut, OKC-Utah clash set for Wednesday

Will Howard be the final piece to the Rockets' championship puzzle? Also, how will the Nets look when led by two veterans who know what it takes to win?

NBA
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Bulls surge late, fall to Heat in opener

The Heat showed balance and poise on offense through most of the game, but Chicago made things interesting late, eventually falling short of a remarkable comeback.

NBA
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Heat take big lead on Bulls into the half

If there was a question going into the game about how long it would take the Heat to forget about last season's success, the answer looked a lot like 12 minutes.

NBA
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Report: Westbrook could beat timetable for return

The Thunder guard is ahead of schedule and could make his 2013-14 season debut sooner than anticipated after undergoing surgery earlier in the month.

NBA
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Barnes out 2 games with lingering foot issue

The Warriors have been mum on exactly what's going on with the second-year forward's foot and are being cautious.

What's next for Fab Melo?

The former first-round pick could be considered one of the biggest busts of the NBA Lottery era. How did it happen so soon?

NBA
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D-Rose, almost everyone else in action Wednesday

The preseason is coming to a close, and a pair of nationally-televised games on a packed Wednesday serve as a reminder that real NBA basketball is nearly upon us.

NBA
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Monroe shines, Mills goes off on Tuesday night

There were plenty of highlights on Tuesday night as the NBA season nears.

NBA
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KD goes off, 'Bron puts on a show in loss

There was plenty going on around the NBA on Tuesday night, including dominant performances by the NBA's two best players.

NBA
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Oden's knee swells, Burke blasts false report

Greg Oden may have suffered a setback in his attempt to return to NBA action, while Jazz guard Trey Burke took to Twitter to refute a report about the timetable for his finger injury.

NBA
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Durant bounces back, Jazz down Dubs on Tuesday

The Thunder and Sixers did battle across the pond, while the Nets and Wizards entertained fans stateside in an overtime thriller. That was only part of the story on a busy Tuesday night of...

NBA
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Knicks-C's highlight six preseason games Wednesday

The Knicks will open up their preseason in enemy territory.

NBA
1

Batum concussed, will sit vs. Suns Wednesday

The Blazers forward must navigate the NBA's concussion protocol before returning to the court.

NBA
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Bynum offers hope, risk

Kyrie Irving gives reason for hope regardless of what happens, but Andrew Bynum could make or break the Cavs' success this season.

NBA
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Oden practices for first time in 4 years

The oft-injured former No. 1 pick is back playing basketball again, and the next major step forward is for him to contribute to the Heat's title defense.

NBA
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What Vegas thinks about your favorite NBA team

The oddsmakers are at it again, this time with over / under numbers for every team in the NBA. Where does your squad rank?

NBA
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Gordon to ease into games, could miss 2 weeks

The Pelicans' guard is going to focus on conditioning after offseason surgery and will only return to the floor once he's fully ready.

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