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NBA Players Who Could Make Their Playoff Debuts in 2018-19

Though the NBA regular season is a lengthy endeavor requiring 82 battles just to earn a berth into the playoffs and a shot at hoisting the Larry O'Brien Trophy, that's not what leads to glory. The postseason matters most, granting players a shot at grandeur on the biggest stage the sport has to …

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Report: Former NBA star Tom Chambers charged with assault in restaurant altercation

Tom Chambers, who starred with the Seattle SuperSonics and Phoenix Suns, has been charged with assault after a confrontation at a Scottsdale, Ariz., …

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Yet another 2018-19 NBA projection has the Trail Blazers out of the playoff picture

Another day, another projection out for the upcoming 2018-19 NBA season and the Portland Trail Blazers missing the playoffs is officially becoming a …

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NBA Star DeAndre Ayton on Being Top 2018 Draft Pick, His Transition to the U.S. & Why He Loves Drake

Despite being asked to move mountains ahead of his rookie campaign, Phoenix Suns center, DeAndre Ayton, seems more than ready to shift the landscape …

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Deandre Ayton gets Luka Doncic’s nod for Rookie of the Year

Deandre Ayton and Luka Doncic — the first and second overall picks of this year’s draft seem to be growing a liking to each other. Recently, the …

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Can Trevor Ariza really play power forward this year for the Suns?

After all the summer moves, one stands out like the sorest of sore thumbs.<p>In need of a veteran starting-caliber power forward to help solidify a …

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2018 NBA free agency: 5 best remaining free agents

2018 NBA free agency is all but over at this point, but even halfway through August, there are a few unsigned players that could help a team in the …

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Brandon Knight Returns with Renewed Focus on Leadership

After missing all of last season due to injury, Brandon Knight is back and looking forward to becoming a leader for the Suns young core. The …

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Los Angeles Clippers: The 2018 NBA offseason summary and recap

Looking back at what the Los Angeles Clippers did right and wrong during the 2018 NBA offseason, including free agency and the draft<p>After trading …

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Houston Rockets: The 2018 NBA offseason summary and recap

Looking back at what the Houston Rockets did right and wrong during the 2018 NBA offseason, including free agency and the draft<p>The Houston Rockets …

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Which Phoenix Suns player is most likely to be traded?

The Phoenix Suns have a lot of different players. Some are cornerstones, some are expendable. But who is the most likely to be traded during the …

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New York Knicks: Kevin Knox confident in his team

New York Knicks rookie forward Kevin Knox is expressing some optimism and confidence in his team for the upcoming 2018-19 season.<p>There is an optimism …

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Nets’ D’Angelo Russell likely to hit restricted free agency next summer

D’Angelo Russell has been patiently awaiting an extension to his rookie contract, much like draftmate Devin Booker got with the Phoenix Suns with his …

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Kevin Knox, Collin Sexton, More Rookies' 1st Reaction to LeBron Joining Lakers

Several NBA rookies commented on Thursday about how they felt when LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason.<p>Most notably, Cavs guard Collin Sexton said the following when asked by ESPN.com's Chris Forsberg what went through his mind when LeBron …

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Phoenix Suns player salaries: How much Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton will make in 2018-19

The Phoenix Suns' 2018-19 season is about to get underway. How does the team's salaries for players stack up?

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A fired-up Steve Ballmer is preaching a message of better days ahead — and Clippers fans are believing

Steve Ballmer bounced out to center stage, punching his fist in the air and soaking up roars from a gathering of Clippers’ season ticket holders and fans. “Let me be clear,” the team’s owner proclaimed in a booming voice. “I’m fired up tonight.”<p>He wasn’t kidding.<p>The event Wednesday night at Novo at …

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Phoenix Suns G-League Team Holding Open Tryouts in September

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 09: Tai Odiase #21 of the Phoenix Suns is guarded by Mohamed Bamba #5 of the Orlando Magic during the 2018 NBA Summer League at …

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Locked On Suns Thursday: Going bananas with hypothetical questions for former host Kellan Olson

On today’s episode, we welcome back former host Kellan Olson to celebrate episode No. 300 of the show.<p>To properly celebrate, we dive right into the …

NBA

Phoenix Suns: 3 reasons Devin Booker’s extension was a no-brainer

Despite his clear scoring ability at a young age, Devin Booker has become one of the most controversial stars in the NBA, especially after signing a …

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Valley of the Suns Live! the Weekly Edition 8/14 Replay

If you missed this week’s Valley of the Suns Live! on Tuesday (a day later than normal), we’ve got your replay here!<p>Valley of the Suns Live! was a …

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Is Ayton vs Embiid Already a Great Rivalry?

August as an NBA fan is how I imagine an Alaskan winter must feel like. Perpetually dark regardless of the time, cold with only brief glimpses and …

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Son of actor Jean-Claude Van Damme pleads guilty in 2017 assault on Tempe roommate

Nicholas Van Varenberg pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct Wednesday at a hearing at Maricopa County Superior Court.

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Dante Exum both expendable and indispensable for the Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz did fine without Dante Exum last season. But if they want to reach an elite echelon, they’ll need him to be a vital piece of their team.<p>…

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2018-19 Phoenix Suns Must-See Matchups

OPPONENT: Dallas Mavericks<p>DATE: October 17, 2018<p>KEY MATCHUP: First Overall vs Third Overall<p>BREAKDOWN: There was much debate around draft time between …

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Detroit Pistons Tip-Off 2018-19 NBA Season at Little Caesars Arena on October 17

DETROIT, Mich. – The Detroit Pistons will open the 2018-19 NBA season at Little Caesars Arena on Wednesday,<br>October 17 (7:00 p.m. EST) against the …

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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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Bradley Beal, Devin Booker scorch nets together in pickup

Washington Wizards swingman Bradley Beal and Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker recently teamed up for a pick-up game at Rico Hines’ private basketball …

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Why the Los Angeles Lakers are better than you think

The Los Angeles Lakers, despite having the best player on the planet, LeBron James, seem to be left out of the elite category amongst the NBA …

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Rockets news: Mike D’Antoni was one of Europe’s most celebrated stars

Before becoming a successful coach in the NBA, Houston Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni was one of Europe’s most celebrated stars.Today’s style of …

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Los Angeles Clippers 2018-2019 Schedule Breakdown: November

After breaking down the month of October, we take a dive into the November portion of the Los Angeles Clippers’ 2018-2019 schedule.<p>Last Friday, the …

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