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NBA Rumors: Toronto Raptors Reveal Main Reason Behind Kawhi Leonard For DeMar DeRozan Trade, Per ‘ESPN’s Woj

Does acquiring Kawhi Leonard make the Toronto Raptors the No. 1 team in the East?<p>The Toronto Raptors and the San Antonio Spurs recently engaged in a …

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Twitter reacts to Melo receiving full salary in buyout with Hawks

After weeks of speculation, Carmelo Anthony has reportedly been dealt by the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Atlanta Hawks and is expected to be bought …

NBA

Sixers to trade away TLC, Anderson, acquire big man

Here’s a brief message that some Sixers fans can use right now: relax.<p>Remember that you have a team with two budding superstars that reached the …

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Dennis Schroder Ecstatic on Instagram After Hawks Trade Him to Thunder

Dennis Schroder likes the way he looks in an Oklahoma City Thunder uniform.<p>On Thursday, the speedy floor general posted a photo on Instagram, relayed by ESPN.com's Royce Young, that depicted him in blue Thunder threads with the caption "OMG."<p>As Young noted, Schroder is making the move from the …

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OKC getting Dennis Schroder as part of Carmelo Anthony deal; Mike Muscala to end up with 76ers

The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade forward Carmelo Anthony to the Atlanta Hawks, where he will be waived and will become a free agent, …

NBA

Sacramento Kings Trade Could Have Big Impact On Carmelo Anthony

The Sacramento Kings made a trade on Tuesday that very understandably went under the radar, with everything else going on in the NBA. It could have …

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NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Believes He’ll End Up With This Team

2,534<p>The Oklahoma City Thunder finally parted ways with Carmelo Anthony, but it sounds like veteran forward will receive a similar fate with his new …

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Houston Rockets: Team might have a trade partner for Ryan Anderson

The Houston Rockets have been reportedly trying to unload Ryan Anderson’s contract for quite some time now and it appears there’s a trade partner in …

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Sixers acquire Mike Muscala, lose Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot and Justin Anderson in three-team trade

It didn’t take the 76ers long to get past the Nemanja Bjelica spurn.<p>Two days after the 6-foot-10 Serbian forward backed out of his free-agent …

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Magic Johnson Reveals What Worried Him About LeBron James Talks

The Los Angeles Lakers president gives Jimmy Kimmel an inside look at how he signed the superstar.<p>Basketball Hall of Famer Magic Johnson had a bit of a bone to pick when he appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Wednesday.<p>Make that a $500,000 bone.<p>That’s how much the Los Angeles Lakers were fined after …

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Dennis Schroeder was among top isolation scorers in NBA last season

The Oklahoma City Thunder have acquired point guard <b>Dennis Schroeder</b> from the Atlanta Hawks and the 24-year-old will help as a scoring option off the …

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Jason Whitlock reacts to Oklahoma City trading Carmelo Anthony to Atlanta

Jason McIntyre and Antonio Daniels join Jason Whitlock to discuss the Oklahoma City Thunder trading Carmelo Anthony to Atlanta.

Basketball

Thursday Bolts: 7.19.18

0<p><b>Joseph Zucker (B/R) on the Melo-to-Atlanta rumor that surfaced yesterday</b>: “The Atlanta Hawks and Oklahoma City Thunder are discussing a trade that …

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Coroner confirms former NBA, UCLA player Tyler Honeycutt died by suicide

The death of former UCLA and Sacramento Kings basketball player Tyler Honeycutt was ruled a suicide after an investigation by the Los Angeles County coroner's office, according to online records reviewed by USA TODAY Sports.<p>Honeycutt, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene on July 7 after he …

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Ranking all 15 teams in the 2018-19 Western Conference, from least to most watchable

We did the Eastern Conference rankings of which NBA teams you’d tune in more to see play, so now it’s the West’s turn. Here are the franchises ranked least to most watchable:<p>15. Sacramento Kings<p>Year 2 of De’Aaron Fox and Year 1 of Marvin Bagley III. The rebuild continues.<p>14. Memphis Grizzlies<p>Jaren …

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Why the other Kawhi Leonard trades never happened

The San Antonio Spurs made it clear they were not attempting a fire sale for Kawhi Leonard built around draft picks and cap space. Their goal was to …

NBA

Marcus Smart (Finally) Resigns In Boston

The former Poke is getting PAID!Last October, Danny Ainge came to the table and offered Marcus Smart a 4-year $50 million dollar extension. Marcus …

Marcus Smart

Lakers Creating Own Version Of GSW’s ‘Death Lineup’ With LeBron James, Kuzma, Ingram, Hart, And Ball

Does the Lakers' 'Death Lineup' have a chance to beat the Golden State Warriors?<p>The Los Angeles Lakers became the biggest winner of the 2018 NBA free …

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Would Carmelo Anthony Be The Right Move For The Houston Rockets?

We have known for some time now that the Houston Rockets are interested in acquiring forward Carmelo Anthony. Various reports in recent weeks have indicated that the Oklahoma City Thunder are attempting to deal Anthony in hopes of obtaining massive savings on their tax bill; Anthony then, …

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Predicting Top Player Rankings, Snubs and Surprises in NBA 2K19

Many of us basketball fans love NBA players not just for what they do on the actual hardwood, but also for what their virtual representations can do on our gaming consoles. As such, the 2K series has become something of a cultural phenomenon, spawning professional gaming leagues and athletes in the …

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Midnight Train To Georgia

Who You Are<p>Published<p>53 mins ago<p>on<p>July 19, 2018<p>John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports<p>Segment 1: Know who you are. Carmelo Anthony is still a member of …

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McFarlane Toys Partners with 2K on NBA Action Figure Line!

Renowned for their highly detailed sports figures, McFarlane Toys will join with 2K in a partnership that will benefit fans of the NBA, as well as, …

Basketball

Dennis Schroder seemingly approves of trade to Thunder

Dennis Schroder appears to be pleased with the idea of soon suiting up for the Oklahoma City Thunder.<p>On Thursday, the Thunder and Atlanta Hawks …

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Russell Westbrook featured in SI’s Fashionable 50 List

Sports Illustrated recently released their third annual Fashionable 50 List, honoring the “world’s most fashionable athletes.” The list is selected …

Russell Westbrook

Kevin Durant Shares His Media Biz Playbook at Variety Sports & Entertainment Breakfast

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant shared his off-the-court playbook for making his way through the media business in a keynote Q&A at Variety’s …

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Carmelo Anthony is now in control of the fate of his career

So, what do you want, Carmelo Anthony?<p>You’re going to be a free agent again, on the market for the second time in four years, though this won’t be …

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OKC Thunder: Rashwan Thomas is a good two-way contract option

With subpar play at the backup power forward position, the OKC Thunder should look Rashawn Thomas’ way for more offense.<p>The Oklahoma City Thunder …

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NBA: 5 biggest winners of the 2018 offseason thus far

NBA Rumors: Exploring and breaking down the five biggest winners of the 2018 NBA offseason thus far<p>The 2018 NBA offseason did not disappoint, as many …

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Bagley vs. Ayton II and a trip to Seattle highlight the Kings’ preseason schedule

When the Kings begin preseason play, this year’s top two draft picks will meet again.<p>There will also be a trip to Seattle.<p>The Kings’ preseason …

Basketball

Thursday Thoughts: O's Cornered Themselves with Machado

<i>GulfBird Photo/Craig Landefeld</i><p><i>This is a weekly column that dives into some random thoughts about the Orioles/MLB. I used to do eight as a nod to Cal</i> …

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