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Michael Jordan Issues Statement on Trump Comments

Charlotte Hornets owner and Basketball Hall of Famer Michael Jordan says he supports athletes that choose to express themselves in tackling social …

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Dwyane Wade Reaches Buyout With Bulls

The Dwyane Wade Era in Chicago has come to an end, as the All-Star has reached a long-anticipated buyout with the Bulls on Sunday night.<p>The Bulls and …

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The Key to Making OKC’s Big Three Work

Trading Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott, and a second-round pick for Carmelo Anthony was easy. Every GM in the league would have done that. Making it …

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New York Knicks: Examining one of the dumbest trades in team history

(Photo by Bennett Raglin/WireImage)<p>The New York Knicks caved in to a weekend trade of Carmelo Anthony and reestablished themselves as one of the …

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Kevin Durant Reacts to Donald Trump’s Tweets and Golden State’s Plans to Go to Washington

Throughout his career, Kevin Durant has been asked many times about Washington, D.C. He grew up not far from the city, in Seat Pleasant, Maryland, …

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Is Devin Booker going to be an offensive star?

Devin Booker enters his third NBA season just 20 years old, younger than some 2017 first-round draft picks. Despite his young age, he carries lofty …

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NBA Season Preview 2017-18: 10 players who will fit in great with their new teams

This past summer may have been the craziest offseason yet for the NBA. Player movement was fast, hectic and star-studded. Some of those moves will …

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New York Knicks: 5 realistic goals for Ron Baker in 2017-18

MIAMI, FL – MARCH 31: Ron Baker #31 of the New York Knicks handles the ball during the game against the Miami Heat on March 31, 2017 at …

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Athletes Beat Donald Trump in the Sport of Trash Talk

This week at the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as "Rocket Man." Last night he …

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NBA Hope Index: How far is each team from a ring heading into 2017-18?

CLEVELAND, OH – JUNE 09: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors speak after a foul in the …

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More than 100 players kneel or sit during anthem after Trump demands NFL teams 'fire or suspend' protestors

NFL players on Sunday used the national anthem to show their defiance to President Donald Trump’s criticism, with at least 100 players kneeling or …

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San Antonio Spurs: Damian Lillard on LaMarcus Aldridge leaving for SAS

PORTLAND, OR - FEBRUARY 11: Damian Lillard<p>LaMarcus Aldridge’s former teammate on the Portland Trail Blazers, Damian Lillard, discussed his departure …

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AP source: Bulls agree to 2-year deal with Mirotic

CHICAGO (AP) A person with knowledge of the situation says the Chicago Bulls and forward Nikola Mirotic have agreed to a two-year contract that could …

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Wade didn't have impact Bulls had hoped, especially with younger teammates

CHICAGO -- The defining moment in Dwyane Wade's yearlong stint with the Chicago Bulls didn't come during a game. It came during a team meeting.<p>After …

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Golden State Warriors: Three ways Carmelo Anthony and Paul George trades impact Dubs

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – AUGUST 21: Paul George<p>The Golden State Warriors are the favorites to win again, but the trades that sent Paul George and …

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Fantasy basketball trade reaction: Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder

Breaking down the fantasy basketball ramifications of the enormous Carmelo Anthony trade to the Oklahoma City Thunder.<p>Less than 24 hours after …

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Report: Chicago Bulls And Dwyane Wade Agree To A Buyout

K.C. Johnson of the <i>Chicago Tribune</i> is reporting Sunday night that Dwyane Wade and the Chicago Bulls have agreed to a buyout, a move that will …

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Knicks’ grand Kristaps Porzingis plan finally falls into place

In a lot of ways, it has been good — very good — to be Kristaps Porzingis these past two years, despite all the losses he has endured, despite …

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Schmeelk: Knicks Didn't Get Fair Value For Melo, But That Was To Be Expected

<i>By John Schmeelk</i> <br>» More Columns<p>The great saga is over. Carmelo Anthony is no longer a Knick. The return could have been a lot worse. It also could …

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2018 NBA Draft: Where the Sixers stand in way-too-early mock drafts

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN – FEBRUARY 18: Miles Bridges #22 of the Michigan State Spartans looks on against the Purdue Boilermakers during the game at Mackey …

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Report: Knicks asked Cavs for Tristan Thompson in Carmelo Anthony trade talks - CBSSports.com

The Knicks were asking for the house in discussions for Carmelo Anthony<p>The Knicks knew they were going to lose Carmelo Anthony at some point this …

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Los Angeles Lakers: Free agent alternatives if Paul George re-signs with Thunder

Photo credit should read DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images<p>Following the acquisition of Carmelo Anthony, the Oklahoma City Thunder appear to be in good …

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What is the state of the Knicks roster following the Carmelo Anthony trade?

“Every question you answer leads to another question,” Verrocchio says in <i>Da Vinci’s Demons</i>, “and such quests lead many to nothing but misery.”<p>“The …

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Role play: Opportunities available after busy NBA offseason

Several NBA stars changed addresses during the offseason, creating opportunities for players to step into bigger roles on several rosters<p>On the move …

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We have projected the Top 30 centers for 2017-18

Our series projecting the Top 30 players at each position comes to an end with the best centers in the NBA, and in case you missed them you can check …

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New-look Nets have nothing but questions heading into camp

Here are the top five storylines to watch as the Nets head into training camp:<p><b>1.</b> It is dangerous to judge much from camp, and with minutes and …

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Goodbye, Melo, From a Knicks Diehard

Dear Melo,<p>So this is it. This is the end. I guess I’m relieved. I was never a fan of your style, with all the jab-stepping and ball-clutching and …

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Bulls and Dwyane Wade reportedly agree to buyout

<i>The Bulls weren’t particularly good last season. Now Jimmy Butler is gone. The team isn’t anything close to being a contender. So why would Dwyane</i> …

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Kobe Bryant’s shoes are the favorite of NBA players

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - APRIL 11: The sneakers of Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers for the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake …

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Dear Mason Plumlee

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 11: Mason Plumlee<p>Dear Mason Plumlee,<p>Last week, you wrote a letter of your own to Nuggets fans. Now, I felt that it was time that I …

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