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Rudy Gay fires back at Twitter troll who says he's 'washed up'

Being labelled "washed up" in sports means your glory days are a thing of the past, and all that's left is a shell of what you once were.<p>Rudy Gay …

Jeremy Lin, Era Of ‘Linsanity’ Projected For Encore, Breakout 2017-18 Season

Jeremy Lin could be about to embark on the sequel to the era of “Linsanity.”<p><i>Bleacher Report</i> projects the Brooklyn Nets veteran point guard as one of …

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Evan Turner Donates $500,000 to Ohio State

Former Ohio State swingman Evan Turner returned to Columbus on Saturday night for the Oklahoma–Ohio State game.<p>At halftime, the university honored …

Watch: Howard's workout includes roundhouse punches to the stomach

LOOK: LaVar Ball may have some words for you in 'NBA 2K18' MyCareer mode

Lonzo's boisterous dad is apparently ready to set you straight in a featured role in the popular game<p>It turns out Lonzo Ball won't be the only Ball …

Isaiah Thomas Responds To Kobe Bryant's 'Mamba Challenge'

Earlier this summer Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant sent out a number of ‘Mamba Challenges’ to different athletes and entertainers in order to …

Jahlil Okafor Trade: Sixers Considering Another Roster Move After Evaluating Team’s Performance

Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor is still believed to be the odd man out of the City of Brotherly Love. More than a month before the start 0f …

Damian Lillard proves status again as the best rapper in NBA (Video)

Damian Lillard is without question the best rapper in the NBA.<p><i>The Late Late Show</i>‘s James Corden challenged Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard …

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Crowder saw writing on the wall with Celtics

The Boston Celtics announced they have waived guard Kadeem Allen Sunday ahead of their Summer League quarterfinal against the Portland Trail …

Avery Bradley on getting traded: “I knew I was going somewhere”

Danny Ainge completely revamped a 53-win team this summer. It is a big gamble. One of those moves was trading starter and defensive stopper Avery …

What should the Cleveland Cavaliers do with Isaiah Thomas?

Boston’s doctors believed that simple rest would be the best treatment for the point guard, but after four months of rest and seemingly little …

Lonzo Ball says he worked out with Steve Nash and Kevin Durant this summer

One of the things NBA rookies most-often mention as the most surreal parts of their debut seasons is the first time they get to suit up against NBA …

Cleveland Cavaliers Pondering Roster Decisions As Trade Rumors Persist

There are some unsettled roster decisions which await the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now that the NBA trade sending Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics for …

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Knicks Reportedly Valued at $3.5 Billion Following Houston Rockets Sale

The New York Knicks have reportedly gotten even more valuable.<p>Gerry Smith of Bloomberg reported Thursday that "the team's value has surged to $3.5 billion, according to Macquarie Research, which based its figures on the $2.2 billion sale of the Houston Rockets this week."<p>Jim Dolan's Madison Square …

LeBron writes heartfelt birthday message to J.R. Smith: 'Love you more than you can imagine'

Just like he did last year, LeBron James posted a nice happy birthday message to J.R. Smith on Instagram. James even used the same hashtags as last year.<p>Man Happy Gday to my lil bro forever @teamswish!! Love you more than u can imagine as well as the family too! We been knowing each other going on …

Terry Rozier has perfect response when asked if he's worried about being traded

Seems like Rozier is the one guard that Danny Ainge won't trade... right? Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports<p>Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier certainly …

NBA Rumor Roundup: Wade Likes Cavs Over Heat, Shabazz Interested In Lakers, Melo ‘Engaged’ Knicks Teammates

Rumors continue to swirl surrounding Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony, while free agents such as Shabazz Muhammad have yet to hook up with a team this …

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NBA Trade Rumors: Warriors Could Have Klay Thompson On The Trade Block As He Approaches His Contract Season

The NBA offseason has already been one of the busiest in recent memory, and new rumors indicate that a new star could soon be on the trading block — …

NBA

Who Needs the Other More: High School Phenom LaMelo Ball or the NCAA?

Who needs the other more: high school basketball phenom LaMelo Ball or the NCAA? We’ll soon find out.<p>Ball, the 16-year-old son of Big Baller Brand …

'NBA 2K' Fans Praise LaVar Ball for Snagging a Spot in the Latest Version of the Game

Did you think LaVar Ball was finally going to fall back after Michael Jordan roasted him in early August? Or after Kenan Thomspon nailed a hilarious …

LaVar: Barkley my favorite NBA player until he got old, started talking crazy

LaVar Ball may have a problem with Charles Barkley the TNT analyst, but he was a fan of Charles Barkley the hooper.<p>In fact, the father of Los Angeles …

'Complacency' May Be Warriors' Biggest Concern, but It's Not Their Only Weakness

Tiny weaknesses in otherwise unconquerable foes have always provided sources of hope amid despair.<p>The Death Star's main reactor was a fatal vulnerability, killing the queen downed the swarm in <i>Ender's Game</i> and flying something into the city-leveling beam of destruction closes the intergalactic …

LeBron at Point? Make a Deal? Potential Cavs Solutions for Isaiah Thomas Problem

Cleveland Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman played perhaps the team's best defense of the past year during Thursday's press conference, stopping any and all questions pertaining to Isaiah Thomas' injured hip.<p>Thomas and former Boston Celtics teammates Jae Crowder and Ante Zizic were officially …

How much did each NBA owner pay to buy their teams?

Prices have jumped from $5 million to $2.2 billion in the span of almost 40 years.<p>The Houston Rockets are changing ownership hands for the record setting price of $2.2 billion. Historically, this is an unprecedented price to pay for an NBA franchise, but over the coming years, it looks more and …

NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

The most shocking aspect of the NBA's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is <i>not</i> that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine.<p>It's that the Pacers requested an investigation at all.<p>This is not the first …

The 50 most interesting players in European hoops: Nos. 20-11

<i>Interested in getting into European hoops this season? Get to know the 50 most important players in overseas competition. Numbers 50-41, 40-31, 30-21.</i><p>…

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How to measure success for each Eastern Conference team in 2017-18 NBA season

The Cavaliers are the only team that can reasonably say not making the NBA Finals is a failure<p>Expectations can doom a team, and it's not exactly news …

How Kevin Durant Can Reclaim NBA's MVP Award in 2017-18

After adjusting to a new city and new squad last season, Kevin Durant has used this summer to get reacquainted with some old friends.<p>Like the Maurice Podoloff Trophy, which he took home in 2013-14 and now holds the second-best odds of securing in 2017-18, per OddsShark. And his old running mate, …

Lakers Rumors: The one move that will determine if LA gets LeBron

LeBron James has become the recent subject of Lakers rumors. While James heading to Los Angeles seems inevitable, it all banks on one move by the …

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