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Word of the Day: Careless

careless (adj.) - marked by lack of attention or consideration or forethought or thoroughness; not careful


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``We give up 19 second-chance points and have 18 turnovers [against the New Orleans Hornets] and it’s just careless where we’re throwing ridiculous passes,’’ [Stan] Van Gundy said. ``It was awful basketball and we deserved to lose. Hopefully we learn something from it because we’ve gotten away with having a big lead, letting people all the way back and still winning. Hopefully we learn something from it, but we’ll find out.’’