Nov 4, 2012; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (left) and Philadelphia 76ers forward Lavoy Allen (50) battle for positioning during a free throw attempt during the second half at Madison Square Garden. The Knicks won the game 100-84.
Little and big
Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers shoots against Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah during the first half Thursday in Chicago.
Miami Heat forward LeBron James drives to the basket against Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah and forward Carlos Boozer during the first half Thursday in Chicago.
Derrick Williams of the Minnesota Timberwolves takes a jump shot against Caron Butler of the Los Angeles Clippers during Thursday's game in Minneapolis.
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Around the world
D.J. Augustin of the Charlotte Bobcats scoops to the hoops against Tayshaun Prince of the Detroit Pistons on Thursday in Charlotte.
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Rudy Gay of the Grizzlies flies in for a dunk against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday at FedExForum in Memphis.
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Just out of reach
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka and Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin vie for a loose ball in the third quarter Wednesday in Oklahoma City.
Muscle and tussle
Marreese Speights of the Memphis Grizzlies battles with Channing Frye of the Phoenix Suns for a rebound Wednesday in Memphis.
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Swarm of Hornets
Hornets point guard Greivis Vasquez and power forward Jason Smith defend Lakers center Andrew Bynum, who finished with 18 points and 11 rebounds in LA's 93-91 win in New Orleans on Monday.
I respectfully disagree
Lakers forward Pau Gasol (right) argues an out-of-bounds call with referee Bill Kennedy. Gasol had 25 points to lead LA past the Hornets in a game Kobe Bryant sat out with an injured shin.
Is that Clark Kent?
Magic center Dwight Howard, out with an injured back, watches Monday's game from the bench as Orlando defeats Detroit, 119-89, at Amway Arena.
Three's the magic number
Magic small forward Quentin Richardson celebrates his 3-pointer, one of 15 Orlando made in a 30-point rout of the Pistons.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich talks with referee Ken Mauer during the first half of Monday's game in Utah. Popovich rested stars Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili as San Antonio's 11-game win streak came to an end. The Jazz won, 91-84.
Bucks guard Brandon Jennings reaches for the ball between the legs of Thunder guard James Harden during Oklahoma City's 109-89 win in Milwaukee on Monday.
Playing with a black eye, Raptors point guard Jose Calderon still dishes out 14 assists in Monday's 103-98 loss in Indiana.
Outta my way
Wizards forward Cartier Martin runs into Bobcats forward Tyrus Thomas during Washington's 113-85 win.