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So This Is What Winning Feels Like...

Dear Timberwolves fans,The Timberwolves surprised us tonight:STAND UP ‘SOTA! @Timberwolves get their first #NBAPlayoffs win in 14 years. …

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Boston Celtics news: Milwaukee Bucks' Thon Maker got inspiration from Kevin Garnett prior to Game 3 heroics

MILWAUKEE -- Last year, former Boston Celtics great Kevin Garnett attended a Milwaukee Bucks practice and worked with then-Bucks rookie Thon Maker, …

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Timberwolves won 1st home playoff game since Kevin Garnett and Latrell Sprewell were on the court

It’s been a minute.<p>The Timberwolves got a huge win over the No. 1 seed Houston Rockets on Saturday night. Led by Jimmy Butler with 28 points, seven rebounds, and five assists the Wolves just avoided a sweep and got a complete game from the rest of his teammates as well. Jeff Teague scored 23 and …

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This trailer for Kevin Garnett's show is a terrifying lesson in the NBA dark arts

Watching these NBA Playoffs, which, don't get us wrong, have been great, but one can't help but pine for the old days. The days of true rivalries, when men were men, shorts where short and driving the lane was basically risking a visit to the hospital. Sure, there's been some C-level beefs, Spike …

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Lakers News: Andre Ingram Names Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett As Favorite Players

The Los Angeles Lakers 2017-18 season may have ended without a playoff appearance but the final two games on...

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Morning links: Kevin Garnett praises Donovan Mitchell; Kyle Collinsworth 'highlighted' on TNT

Utah Jazz rookie guard Donovan Mitchell received praise last week from NBA legend Kevin Garnett.During his weekly "Area 21" show on TNT, the 15-time …

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Minnesota Timberwolves: Top 5 playoff games in franchise history

SACRAMENTO, CA – 1997: Stephon Marbury and Kevin Garnett. Copyright 1997 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)<p>The Minnesota Timberwolves …

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NBA star Kevin Garnett returns to dunk on virtual players in video game promo

Kevin Garnett spent 21 years in the NBA before retiring in 2016, and now he’s coming back. Not to play, however, but to dunk on virtual players in …

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Kevin Garnett Shocked Kyrie Irving Opted for Surgery

Kevin Garnett couldn’t believe that Kyrie Irving agreed to undergo season-ending surgery with the NBA playoffs just around the corner.<p>KG wishes the …

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Kevin Garnett 'shocked' that Kyrie Irving opted to have season-ending surgery

According to Chad Finn of the Boston Globe, Kevin Garnett was surprised by Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving’s decision to have season-ending surgery.<p>“I was shocked. I was totally not ready for that one,”the 15-time All-Star said of Irving’s decision to opt for season-ending surgery.<p>Garnett …

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Denver sports the Denver way

Email<p>Print<p>The last time the Nuggets made the playoffs, Harlem Shake videos were making the rounds on the internet. It's been nearly five years since …

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The highest-paid player in the history of each NBA franchise

RelatedThe best international player in the history of each franchiseRelatedThe players with the most regular-season win shares of each NBA …

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NBA Daily: 2018 NBA 60-Pick Mock Draft – 4/3/18

With the 2018 National Championship decided, Steve Kyler offers up another 60-pick NBA Mock Draft.

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Moe's moment: Michigan big man Wagner living NCAA dreams

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — When Moe Wagner gets frustrated during Michigan's practices, he'll sometimes turn away from his teammates and let loose with a loud, multisyllabic string of what his teammates can only assume are profanities.<p>"When he swears in German, that's the funniest thing ever," said center …

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Bulpett: In different world, Celtics could have Giannis Antetokounmpo

The Celtics will have the unique displeasure of going up against Giannis Antetokounmpo tonight in Milwaukee, and all I can think of is the scene from …

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Jordan Brown discusses college goals, being compared to Kevin Garnett

Jordan Brown a blue chip recruit formerly with Woodcreek High School looks to make an impact during his first year in college.

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Rozier good at getting it started for Celtics

BOSTON – Giannis Antetokounmpo.<p>Get used to seeing and hearing his name, Celtics fans.<p>Because this first-round series between Boston and Milwaukee …

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Celtics Journal: Ray Allen gets Hall call

BOSTON — Ray Allen was already well on his way to Springfield before the 2007 draft night trade that brought him to the Celtics.<p>It was his time in …

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Ray Allen Elected To Basketball Hall Of Fame

BOSTON (CBS) – Ray Allen is headed to the Hall of Fame.<p>Allen, who won championships with the Celtics and Heat, was part of the class announced …

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Kevin Garnett passionately explained why Michael Jordan is the GOAT

Kevin Garnett stood up and passionately gave an explanation for why Michael Jordan is the greatest during his show <i>Area 21</i> on Tuesday night. It happened while there was a discussion about whether LeBron James or Jordan have faced more scrutiny.<p>Garnett’s response wasn’t exactly on-topic and his …

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Kemba overtakes Dell Curry as Hornets' all-time leading scorer

Kemba Walker now sits atop the Charlotte Hornets' scoring books.<p>The Hornets point guard scored his 9,841st career point Wednesday against the …

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Ray Allen responds to the backlash surrounding his new book

Ray Allen seems to be doing just fine.<p>The former Celtics guard — whose book, “From the Outside: My Journey through Life and the Game I Love,” was …

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Kings announce partnership with BLM Sacramento to support local black communities

In the wake of the shooting of 22-year-old Stephon Clark by Sacramento police, and the protests the killing has incited, the Sacramento Kings are …

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Your Must-See 3: Performances for the Books - NBA.com: Jr. NBA

Kemba Walker, Karl-Anthony Towns and LeBron James came up big Wednesday, showcasing career performances to remember for Your Must-See 3.<p>If you want …

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LeBron James, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kemba Walker log key career milestone games | NBA.com

LeBron James, in the minds of many, is the greatest Cleveland Cavaliers player of all-time. Kemba Walker is in that conversation regarding Charlotte …

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It Is What It Is

<i>Welcome to Wolvescast Digest, a weekly roundup of NBA</i> <i>odds</i> <i>and ends related to your favorite hometown team. With so much fun NBA content on the web, it</i> …

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Notebook: Karl-Anthony Towns' big game comes when the Wolves needed it most

Talk of the Towns<p>With all due respect to Mo Williams and Corey Brewer, it was strange that they had the two highest-scoring games in Wolves history. …

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Kevin Garnett Shut Down Any LeBron James Over Michael Jordan Talk On ‘Area 21’

On Tuesday night Dwyane Wade safely put LeBron James in the category of one of the two best NBA players of all-time. Later that night, in a discussion on Kevin Garnett’s Area 21, the NBA legend in his own right made it clear that Michael Jordan is, in his mind, the greatest player ever.<p>Garnett …

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Kevin Garnett Gets Heated During Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James Debate

On the set of Kevin Garnett’s Area 21, a debate about who is the greatest basketball player of all time, LeBron James or Michael Jordan, broke out. …

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Ray Allen Explained Why There’s No Loyalty In The NBA Anymore

Ray Allen still gets flack for his decision to leave the Boston Celtics and play in Miami after he won a title with Boston in 2008. But the two-time NBA champion wants to make it clear that business is what matters most in the NBA.<p>Allen famously left the Celtics to join LeBron James in South …

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