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Jazz news: Utah waives David Stockton, son of legend John Stockton

The Utah Jazz continue to shuffle the roster ahead of the 2018-19 season. The latest casualty is David Stockton, son of legendary Jazz point Guard, …

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Pistons news: Andre Drummond explains worst thing he did to Spencer Dinwiddie in a cold shower

Things can get pretty crazy in an NBA locker room. In fact, it appears that Andre Drummond and Spencer Dinwiddie took locker room antics to another …

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Steph Curry Helps Raise More Than $21K for Nia Wilson’s Family

On Aug. 7, Golden State Warriors’ Steph Curry dedicated the all-star game of his SC30 Select Camp, where top 20 high school prospects get to train …

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Nets All-Time Top 25: No. 21 Micheal Ray Richardson

<i>The selections for the Nets All-Time Top 25 Team were made by the author, with no input from the Brooklyn Nets organization. Selections were based on</i> …

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The Most Iconic Magic Johnson Photos of All-Time 📸

He was the heart of Showtime in the center of Hollywood. NBA Hall of Famer and current Lakers general manager Magic Johnson has never shied from the …

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Today's celebrity birthdays - Aug. 14

Here are today's celebrity birthdays:<p><b>Mila Kunis:</b> She first came to the spotlight when she played Jackie Burkhart on the television series "That '70s …

Los Angeles Lakers

Young Guns: Canadian teenagers shining on several sporting stages

TORONTO — The number of teenage Canadian athletes seemingly on the precipice of big things in high-visibility sports appears to be at its highest …

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Philadelphia 76ers: 3 bold predictions for Coach Brett Brown next season

Lets look at three bold predictions for the man behind the X’s and O’s for the Philadelphia 76ers, Brett Brown.<p>During the offseason, NBA analysts and …

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Detroit Pistons: 10 best rookie seasons in franchise history

From Hall-of-Famers and superstars to underrated and forgotten names, these Detroit Pistons each began their NBA careers with a bang.<p>The Detroit …

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How safe is Coach Lue’s job?

CLEVELAND, OH – APRIL 11: Tristan Thompson<p>Without LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue will face his most unique challenge yet.<p>The …

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Orlando Magic Rumors: Orlando Magic will have to wait for All-Star Game

ORLANDO, FL - FEBRUARY 26: Dwight Howard #12 of the Orlando Magic and the Eastern Conference fights for the opening tip-off against Andrew Bynum #17 …

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Caris LeVert: ‘I feel like I get snubbed from a lot of things’

In an interview with Alex Squadron for SLAM, Caris LeVert is his typical, analytic self. Very much under control, looking at both sides, offering …

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The Hornets’ 2018-19 Schedule is Out – Here’s 30 Takeaways on the Season (Part 2)

The 2018-19 NBA schedule has officially been released and already there are plenty of noteworthy observations about how things unfolded for the …

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Julius Randle will be nice next to Anthony Davis

Julius Randle should fit nicely with Anthony Davis on the New Orleans Pelicans.<p>The New Orleans Pelicans have, for a long time, preferred playing …

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OKC Thunder: Steven Adams discovers the one New Zealander unaware of him

OKC Thunder big man Steven Adams plays out a true life – you had to be there moment with a fan’s family member in New Zealand.<p>Steven Adams has been …

New Zealand

Brooklyn Nets: 25 greatest individual games in team history

The Brooklyn Nets, in their various iterations, have had some outstanding individual performances. Here are the 25 best individual games in team …

NBA

Damian Lillard: Most Valuable Point Guard in the NBA?

Damian Lillard’s 2017-18 season featured an appearance in the NBA All-Star Game, election to All-NBA 1st Team honors, a 26.9 ppg scoring average, and …

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Why we should know by early March if these Charlotte Hornets are playoff-worthy

For the first time in four seasons, the Charlotte Hornets’ season opener is at home — Wednesday, Oct. 17 against the Milwaukee Bucks and Giannis …

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Where the Warriors Rank Among Best NBA Rosters of All Time

After signing DeMarcus Cousins, the Golden State Warriors will roll out a roster featuring five All-Stars <i>plus</i> a backup with an NBA Finals MVP honor in his trophy case.<p>Yes, it could be the most talent-rich team ever assembled in NBA history. Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond …

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Build Your Chicago-born NBA Starting Lineup

Can you make the ultimate Chicago-born NBA team?<p>We're giving you 12 points to put together a five-man unit. And remember: <i>We're only counting what</i> …

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Kawhi Leonard thanks San Antonio Spurs in first statement since being traded to the Raptors

Leonard was characteristically quiet in the weeks following his move to Toronto<p>Three weeks after being traded to the Toronto Raptors from the San …

NBA

Stephen Curry: Donald Trump's LeBron James rhetoric based in 'longstanding racism'

Donald Trump’s tweet last week questioning LeBron James’ intelligence drew widespread condemnation from the NBA community and was even challenged by First Lady Melania Trump.<p>Stephen Curry: Trump’s rhetoric based in racism<p>Stephen Curry took part in the initial wave of support for James and provided …

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Brook Lopez: Giannis Antetokounmpo is the Best Player in the East

Brook Lopez has taken a liking to his new squad in Milwaukee; in an interview with Hoops Hype, Lopez said he believes that Bucks forward Giannis …

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Nets' Rondae Hollis-Jefferson suffers left adductor strain

Nets small forward <b>Rondae Hollis-Jefferson</b> suffered a left adductor strain on Saturday during <b>Jeremy Lin</b>'s exhibition game in China, the team announced.<p>…

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NBA Rumors: Joakim Noah Could Be Released By NY Knicks If They Can’t Trade Him This Summer, Per ‘ESPN’

In the two years since he signed a four-year, $73 million contract with the New York Knicks, former Chicago Bulls All-Star Joakim Noah has played …

NBA

Summer Forecast: Who will be the NBA's MVP in 2018-19?

James Harden ran away with the MVP award last season. Can he win it back-to-back?<p>The Beard will surely have stiff competition with many of the usual …

Sports

Oakland Raiders: Is it time to be concerned about Martavis Bryant?

One of the biggest offseason moves that the Oakland Raiders made this offseason was trading a third-round pick for wide receiver Martavis …

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Even More Buzz: Charlotte Hornets Unveil Throwback Court | Uni Watch

[<i>Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although</i> …

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Nets All-Time Top 25: No. 25 Stephon Marbury

<i>The selections for the Nets All-Time Top 25 Team were made by the author, with no input from the Brooklyn Nets organization. Selections were based on</i> …

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NBA Releases Full Christmas, Opening Week Schedule For 2018-19 Season

The NBA's 73rd season will begin play on October 16 with a matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics, as the league announced a …

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