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C.J. McCollum Responds To Reaction Overr Warriors Comments -- It's Not Great

Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum has been in the middle of a tiring war between his own beliefs and the assembly of the dominant era of the …

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Rockets GM believes LeBron James is the GOAT by a 'bit of a big margin'

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey believes that LeBron James is the greatest basketball player of all time – and, in his mind, it's not particularly close.<p>In an appearance on <i>The Dan Patrick Show</i> on Wednesday, Morey was asked whether the Los Angeles Lakers should be considered contenders …

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Doc Rivers explains what he learned from coaching his son

Doc Rivers explains what he learned from coaching his son, Austin<p>USA Today Sports Images<p>The deal that sent Austin Rivers from the L.A. Clippers to …

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Is Carmelo Anthony too good to come off the bench? | NOLA.com

Carmelo Anthony officially signed with the Houston Rockets, adding another All-Star to the team and he is reportedly going to come off the bench. …

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CJ McCollum thinks it’s ‘disgusting’ to see ring chasers join the Warriors

Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum isn’t one to hide his feelings towards Western Conference rival Golden State Warriors.After …

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NBA 2K League Announces Expansion With The Addition Of 4 New Teams

The NBA 2K League is growing.<p>Nearing the end of its inaugural season, the league announced on Wednesday the addition of four new franchises for the second campaign. Affiliates of the Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks and Brooklyn Nets will bring the league’s team total to 21.<p>…

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Top 10 Pelicans Home Games of 2018-19: No. 9 vs. Raptors

<b>TORONTO RAPTORS AT NEW ORLEANS PELICANS</b><p><b>Friday, March 8 (7 p.m.)</b><p><b>Why it’s on the list</b><p>Based on their combination of talent and youth, Eastern Conference …

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Lakers forward LeBron James has best odds to win 2019 MVP

Los Angeles Lakers new acquisition LeBron James leads the packs as an odds-on favorite to come away with the 2018-19 Most Valuable Player award, …

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San Antonio Spurs: ESPN projection lands them outside playoff picture

ESPN does not think the San Antonio Spurs will finish high enough to make the 2018-19 postseason.<p>For a chunk of the 2017-18 season, the San Antonio …

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Houston Rockets: Top 5 games to watch in 2018-19

Despite falling just one game short of reaching the NBA Finals last season, the Houston Rockets will now seek to put last year’s tough ending behind …

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2018-19 NBA MVP Betting Odds: Latest Favorites, Dark Horses Revealed

2,858<p>The 2018-19 NBA season still is about two months away, but that hasn’t stopped people from making early predictions on which player will win the …

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Having LeBron James as a teammate will 'bode well' for Flint's Kyle Kuzma

FLINT, MI -- Simply keeping his eyes and ears open in practice will undoubtedly provide invaluable lessons for Kyle Kuzma during his second NBA …

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Portland Trail Blazers: Will they ever get over the hump?

After yet another first-round playoff exit last season, it’s time to question whether the Portland Trail Blazers will ever get over the hump<p>The …

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How the Detroit Pistons can become relevant again in 2018-19

The Detroit Pistons seem to be on their way to being a good team again. Now they face the challenge of becoming a team that NBA fans and media care …

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Nets reportedly guarantee Dinwiddie's $1.65M salary for upcoming season

Nets G <b>Spencer Dinwiddie</b> has been guaranteed a $1.65 million salary for the upcoming season, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, citing …

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Portland Trail Blazers: Complete 2018 offseason grades

The Portland Trail Blazers made several moves during the summer, but were they enough to keep pace with the other teams in the Western Conference?<p>The …

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How the New Orleans Pelicans can maximize shooting

With the New Orleans Pelicans boasting a dynamic and versatile frontcourt, the team will need to rely on several key players to space the floor this …

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Schedule Breakdown: Northwest Division

The best division in basketball? Records don’t lie.<p>Four of the five teams in the Northwest Division earned a playoff spot, with the Denver Nuggets …

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NBA Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins Could Be The Key To End Of Warriors’ Dynasty, Says LeBron’s Former Teammate

LeBron James' former teammate and close friend Romeo Travis is hoping DeMarcus Cousins will implode Warriors.<p>DeMarcus Cousins made one of the biggest …

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In The NO Episode 4: Okafor, Schedule, and Ticket Sales | New Orleans Pelicans

Part 1:<p>Part 2:<p>In Part 1 of the latest episode of In the NO, Shamit and Mason kick things off by discussing the addition of Jahlil Okafor. They then …

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Dwight Howard's Trainer: C Wants to 'Evolve Into' Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant

Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard isn't planning on retiring any time soon.<p>According to Candace Buckner of the <i>Washington Post</i>, the 14-year NBA veteran told his trainer, Ed Downs, last year that he wants to play until he's 40 years old.<p>In order to accomplish that goal, Howard's other trainer, …

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James Harden Under Police Investigation After Nightclub Scuffle

James Harden is under investigation after a nightclub altercation.<p>James Harden is fresh off of winning the NBA MVP award for the 2017-18 season, but …

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Lakers 2018-2019 Schedule, A Complete List

Just Now<p>The Los Angeles Lakers are embarking on the most anticipated season in recent history with a powerhouse lineup that includes: LeBron James, …

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Miami Heat: Briante Weber is back at it with the team

Having already spent time with the Miami Heat in 2016, Briante Weber is back with the team.<p>The Miami Heat seem to have an affinity for bringing back …

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DO NOT MISS THIS: The Boomers vs USA Basketball in Melbourne!

By Sponsored Stories<p>14 Aug 2018<p>Love basketball? This is your (seriously rare) chance to see the Australian Boomers take on the mighty USA Basketball …

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Top 10 Pelicans Home Games of 2018-19: No. 10 vs. Jazz

<b>UTAH JAZZ AT NEW ORLEANS PELICANS<br>Saturday, Oct. 27 (6 p.m.)</b><p><b>Why it’s on the list</b><p>New Orleans’ current NBA franchise and the one that played in the …

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Celtics schedule notes: reunions edition

What familiar faces will be returning to TD Garden this season?With the NBA’s full schedule being released this past Friday, discussions of holiday …

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Portland Trail Blazers: Top 5 games to watch in 2018-19

The NBA put out the regular season schedule for all 30 teams this past week. Here are some of the most exciting matchups for the Portland Trail …

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NBA Rumors: Anthony Davis Could Be Sent To 76ers For Fultz, Covington, And Saric In 2019, ‘Metro USA’ Predicts

Davis, who averaged over 28 points and 11 rebounds per game for the Pelicans in 2017-18, is considered one of the top candidates to win MVP honors in …

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Black and Blue Report presented by SeatGeek: August, 13 2018

Today's Black and Blue Report presented by SeatGeek is hosted by Daniel Sallerson. He sat down with Jim Eichenhofer who gave his thoughts on the …

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