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Jordan Clarkson: LeBron James Should Pick Lonzo Ball No. 1 in NBA All-Star Draft

Somebody might want to inform Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jordan Clarkson how the NBA All-Star Game works.<p>The NBA tweaked the All-Star Game format this year and will allow two captains to select the teams from a set pool of players. Clarkson told TMZ Sports he believes Cleveland Cavaliers star …

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NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Coach Luke Walton’s Job In Jeopardy

Are the Los Angeles Lakers preparing to walk away from Luke Walton as their head coach? The question is being raised as there is a report stating …

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Los Angeles Lakers: Sooner or later, Brandon Ingram won’t be in the picture anymore

(Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)<p>If the Los Angeles Lakers aren’t careful, they’ll either lose the trust and interest of Brandon Ingram or have …

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Jordan Clarkson Hey, LeBron ... Pick Lonzo in the All-Star Draft

Here's Lakers star <b>Jordan Clarkson</b> doing his best <b>LaVar Ball</b> impression -- saying <b>Lonzo Ball</b> should be <b>LeBron</b>'s 1st pick in the All-Star draft ... even …

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Lakers Finally Having Some Success Without Lonzo Ball

Prominent rookie <b>Lonzo Ball</b> has orchestrated the <b>Los Angeles Lakers’</b> attack for much of the year. He has been a mixed bag on offense and outperforming …

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Lakers Video: Jordan Clarkson Excited To Receive Big Baller Brand Slides From Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball and his family’s Big Baller Brand merchandise have been a hot topic of debate on social media, with some considering the apparel …

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NBA Power Rankings: Rockets tunnel their way to the top, 76ers climb over the fallen

The Cavaliers, you might have heard, are slipping<p>This was a rough week for the top class of the NBA. Contenders everywhere fell, leaving others a …

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Knicks’ plan for Frank Ntilikina’s development needs work

LOS ANGELES — The big story in La La Land Sunday was not Lonzo Ball, but their point guard on a two-way contract, Alex Caruso. The undrafted …

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5 Bold Predictions For Senior Bowl Week

<b>MOBILE, Ala. —</b> The 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl is on the horizon. NFL prospects are presented with a monumental stage to impress NFL decision makers …

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New York Knicks: Players are thinking playoffs, not rebuild

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 12: Tim Hardaway Jr. #3 of the New York Knicks reacts to a play against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on …

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Lakers Podcast: Will Jordan Clarkson's Strong Play Change Trade Deadline Plans? Plus Top Names On The Block

Despite missing rookie point guard Lonzo Ball, the Los Angeles Lakers have a winning streak going thanks to the superb play of Jordan Clarkson and …

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NBA Star Andre Drummond Talks All-Time Favorite Rappers, Best MCs in the League & His Love for DJing

It's hard to ignore the rebounding behemoth that is Detroit Pistons center <b>Andre Drummond</b>. Standing at 7 feet tall, Drummond's athletic prowess …

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The Boston Celtics need to turn their play around out West

BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 18: Jayson Tatum<p>The Boston Celtics need to turn around their play as they get ready for a West road trip<p>Three games in a row …

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Dejounte Murray starts ahead of Tony Parker

Dejounte Murray was a surprise starter vs. the Pacers on Sunday, posting eight points, seven rebounds, four assists, three steals and one block in 28 …

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Luke Walton doesn't expect Lonzo Ball (knee) to return to action in near future

LOS ANGELES -- Lonzo Ball's return remains uncertain as Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton doesn't expect his rookie point guard to return to …

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Lakers 127, Knicks 107: Scenes from an afternoon humiliation you hopefully avoided

The New York Knicks played perhaps their worst game of the season on Sunday, losing to the Los Angeles Lakers by the score of 127-107. Fortunately …

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Jordan Clarkson, Julius Randle Carry Lakers To 2nd Consecutive Win Without Lonzo Ball

The Los Angeles Lakers appeared better-adjusted in a second consecutive game without Lonzo Ball and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, as they defeated the …

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Will former Husky Markelle Fultz ever be able to find his shot in NBA?

The man who led the Pac-12 in scoring as a freshman at Washington has somehow lost his ability to shoot a basketball. It has kept the No. 1 pick on …

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NBA games Sunday, scores, highlights, updates: Clarkson, Lakers beat Knicks

We've got all the scores, highlights and news from all of Sunday's games<p>The NBA is slowing down on this Sunday, with only four games on the docket. …

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A pair of Kings among top fantasy hoops waiver-wire pickups

Working the waiver wire is pivotal to succeeding in fantasy basketball. With so many games, injuries and endless shifts in rotations throughout the …

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Kemba Walker To New York Knicks For Frank Ntilikina Deal In Play?

Charlotte Hornets star guard Kemba Walker could be in play for his hometown New York Knicks provided the team is willing to part ways with prized, …

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Knicks Aim for Season Series Sweep in Los Angeles

<b>3:30 PM ET | Staples Center</b><b><br>TV: MSG</b><b><br>Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM</b><p>1. In a back-and-forth game that featured 16 lead changes, the Knicks caught fire in the third …

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Celtics Wrap: Brutal Third Quarter Dooms C’s In 103-95 Loss To Magic

2,525<p>Photo via Bob DeChiara/USA TODAY Sports Images<p>The good news: Kyrie Irving didn’t miss a beat after missing the Boston Celtics’ last game due to …

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UCLA Basketball News Roundup: Coaching Matters

There are a number of UCLA Bruins fans who want to credit Lonzo Ball with last season’s amazing offense. This season it also seems like UCLA is keyed …

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Q&A: For Jimmy Butler, it's all about winning

Get a win. All else is secondary for Wolves star Jimmy Butler, who is willing to goad teammates into being the best they can be.

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Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka Challenge Lonzo Ball To Become Vocal Leader In Mold Of Tom Brady

When the Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick, there was little hesitation by president of basketball operations Magic …

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New York Knicks: Keys to defeating the Los Angeles Lakers on Jan. 21

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 12: Kristaps Porzingis #6 of the New York Knicks in action against Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Madison Square …

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Magic win for 3rd time in 20 games, beat Celtics 103-95; Boston reeling

Suddenly, the Eastern Conference leaders are reeling.<p>Despite Kyrie Irving’s 40 points, Orlando snapped a 14-game losing streak at Boston as Elfrid Payton had 22 points and the Magic won for just the third time in their past 20 games, beating the Celtics 103-95 on Sunday.<p>Irving sat out Boston’s …

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Lakers reportedly frustrated with Lonzo Ball’s sometimes passive play

For once, a criticism of Lonzo Ball may not have to do with his father’s antics.<p>Ric Bucher of Bleacher Report reported in a feature this week that …

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Hardaway scores 31, Knicks topple Jazz 117-115

CLOSE<p>SportsPulse: The Cavaliers are in another mid-season slump, but NBA Insider Jeff Zillgitt doesn't think Cleveland should be too worried yet.<p>SALT …

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