HoopsHype DeMar DeRozan rumors
DeMar DeRozan, frustrated after a no-call on a drive to the basket, kicks the ball away from the referee and gets T’d up Sunday in a game against the Suns. beyondthebuzzer.com
Kevin Pelton: Past dunk contest runner-up DeMar DeRozan admits teammate/defending champ Terrence Ross is the better dunker "by far." Twitter @kpelton
Reigning champion Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers and DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors, both All-Stars for the first time this year, headline the list of participants for the 2014 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge (#TacoBellSkills), taking place during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night (#StateFarmSaturday), at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans on Saturday, Feb. 15. Lillard, the 2012-13 Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, also is participating in the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest and Sprite Slam Dunk, becoming the first player to appear in three events during State Farm All-Star Saturday Night. He also is participating in the 2014 BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge on Feb. 14, and the 2014 NBA All-Star Game on Feb. 16. NBA.com
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