Miami Heat, Orlando Magic Meet in Southeast Division Clash on TNT

LeBron James says he’s ready for the rematch as the Miami Heat and the Orlando Magic meet in the “Battle of Florida” on NBA on TNT Thursday at the Amway Center (8 pm ET, TNT). The heated Southeast division rivalry should get cranked up another notch when the teams meet for the third time this season, with each looking to break the 1-1 SU deadlock in the season series so far. Orlando got the better of the Heat in their last clash Nov. 24, winning 104-95 and cashing as a 4-point home favorite.

Dallas Mavericks Visit Boston Celtics on ESPN

The Dallas Mavericks had a tough time adjusting to life without forward Caron Butler after he went down with a season-ending knee injury on New Year’s Day. But the Mavs (33-15 SU, 24-22-2 ATS) seem well-adjusted now, having won six straight, and Friday they look for seven in a row when they visit the Eastern conference-leading Boston Celtics (8 pm ET, ESPN). Dallas went through a particularly bad stretch just after Butler’s injury when Dirk Nowitzki was also sidelined with an injury, losing seven of the nine games he missed.

Carolina Tarheels Hold Off the Miami Hurricanes

Freshman player Harrison Barnes of the North Carolina Tarheels had a stellar game in Miami on January 26th, 2011, leading his team to a 74-71 win over the Miami Hurricanes. Barnes sank a three-pointer giving them the edge with only six seconds left in the fourth quarter.

Basketball Hoop Installation for Your Home

Basketball hoop installation is no longer an unnecessary luxury. Keeping the kids busy and entertained when they are at home, finding ways to enjoy family time or just getting a fun workout are all reasons to consider installations.

Show Your Team Spirit With NBA Flags and Basketball Championship Banners

If you want to decorate your homes or business with decorative banners and flags, it should be always in accord with existing holidays or days celebrating special occasions. During the basketball season, basket fans display their college’s basketball team flag or NBA flags of the team they are rooting for. You can also give it as a gift to your friends. For more information on basketball and sport flags, please read the article “Show Your Team Spirit With NBA Flags and Basketball Championship Banners.”

Finding the Right Jump Program – Not All Programs Are Created Equally

Almost any athlete who has wanted to increase their vertical jumping ability has undoubtedly researched the myriad of jump programs available on the market today. The first question in any athlete’s mind is going to be, “Can such a program work for me?” Sadly, most programs do not work, and this fact not only results in lost time and money – it can also create a situation where an athlete is risking injury. There are many factors to consider when evaluating jump programs, and by gaining a greater understanding of the shortcomings of the majority of the information available, it becomes easier to find the right program to help a person realize their goals.

New York Knicks at Atlanta Hawks

The New York Knicks have been struggling lately, the Atlanta Hawks have been soaring, and that adds up to a bad spot for the Knickerbockers when they visit Atlanta on Friday (7:30 pm ET, MSG, SportSouth). New York is 3-7 SU in its past 10 overall, a very average 12-12 SU on the road this season, and 3-6 SU in its last nine trips to Atlanta.

Exercises to Jump Higher in Basketball

The long-leap and vertical jump are two essential components that mix to produce a topnotch basketball player. While lots of other aspects of the game can be progressed simply from training and repeating, your ability to leap long and far need to be cultivated from inside the weight room. The leg strength is something that cannot be gotten on the basketball court, but quite produced in the gym from the use of numerous sets of compound workouts for the lower body.

Celtics Take Crown From Kings

After coming off a glorious win against the Lakers, the Boston Celtics defeated the Sacramento Kings with a 95-90 win. The Celtics increased their wins against the Sacramento Kings to seven straight in a row.

Over the Door Basketball Hoops

The variations of the form of playing basketball are endless. With the over the door basketball hoops you are now able to go that step further and learn so much more.

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