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Warriors defeat Nets despite absence of Durant, Curry disqualification

BROOKLYN - With Kevin Durant sidelined with a left ankle sprain and Stephen Curry fouling out late in the fourth quarter, the Golden State Warriors …

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The NBA is the best professional sports league in America

For the past 589 years (my perception), sports media has been obsessed with the NFL—the dumb transactions, the dumb controversies, the dumb politics. Not to mention the CTE nightmare, which has led thousands of parents across America to adopt the "I will continue to watch football, but there's no …

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NBA Sunday scores, highlights: Lonzo gets second career triple-double in Lakers win - CBSSports.com

We've got you covered for all the scores and highlights from Sunday's NBA games<p>There were six NBA games on the schedule for Sunday. Take a look at …

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Justin Timberlake has a Lion King moment with a baby at a golf tournament

People<p>As a new trove of documents about the killing of President John F. Kennedy is released, New York Times reporter Peter Baker walks us through …

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Warriors give Nets as inspiring a loss as can be

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson called the defending NBA champion Warriors arguably the greatest of all time and the ultimate test for his Nets.<p>If Sunday …

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Young fan gets emotional when meeting Steph Curry

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Instant Analysis: Curry scores 39, Warriors fight off Nets' rally in Brooklyn

Just enough for the win<p>After building a double-digit lead in the first quarter Sunday, the Warriors gave back nearly all of it before escaping with a …

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The Warriors Matched The Sixers’ 47-Point Quarter In A Massive Comeback Win

The Sixers looked unstoppable in the first half against the Warriors on Saturday night, taking a 22-point lead at the half. Their 74-point first half performance started with a 47-point first quarter that was the most point scored by a Warriors opponent in a single quarter since 1992.<p>Ben Simmons …

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Shot of the Game: Steph Curry hits deep 3, scores 20 in third quarter

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Sixers-Warriors observations: Steph Curry, TJ McConnell and third-quarter meltdown

Here are my key takeaways and “best” and “worst” awards from the 76ers’ 124-116 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night at the Wells …

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The Curious Case of Marcus Smart

MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 28: Marcus Smart<p>Marcus Smart is truly an anomaly.<p>An everyday NBA fan would observe Smart and be baffled at Celtics fan’s love for …

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Curry upset quote about Celtics in NBA Finals taken out of context

Warriors’ star Steph Curry was featured in national headlines on Thursday night after Golden State’s loss to the Boston Celtics, and it wasn’t just …

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Young Sixers learn crucial lessons from 2 losses to NBA elite Warriors

<b>BOX SCORE</b><p>The Sixers received a crash course in top-caliber NBA basketball from the Warriors with two games in eight nights against the defending …

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Brooklyn Nets vs Golden State Warriors: Lineups, preview and prediction

An extraordinary third quarter ensured the Golden State Warriors (12-4) avoided losing two games in a row for the first time this year against …

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76ers Honor 6-Year-Old Cancer Survive Before Golden State Matchup

<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —</i> The 76ers may have hosted the Golden State Warriors, but a 6-year-old cancer survivor was real the star in South Philadelphia …

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Instant Analysis: Down 22 at halftime, Warriors complete comeback on 76ers

Comeback complete<p>After an atrocious first half Saturday night, the Warriors recovered with a scorching third-quarter to launch a 124-116 triumph over …

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Wake Up Call: The Thunder Has a Money Problem

The NBA salary cap rules are in place for a reason.I feel like many readers need to be reminded of that, especially with how crazy the trades and …

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Hornacek has more freedom without Phil

PAT ON PATRICK<p>Ex-Knicks coach Pat Riley won five championships as a head coach and two as an executive, but his “biggest disappointment” was he …

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Kevin Durant Will Sit Out Sunday Night With A Sprained Left Ankle

The Warriors needed an epic comeback on Saturday night in Philadelphia to avoid back-to-back losses to start their east coast road trip, getting big second half performances from Steph Curry and Kevin Durant to erase a 22-point halftime deficit.<p>Durant seemed in good spirits after the game, joking …

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Game Preview: Nuggets at Lakers

ONTARIO, CA - OCTOBER 04: Kyle Kuzma<p>The Denver Nuggets will try to capitalize on their momentum against the Los Angeles Lakers.<p>The Denver Nuggets are …

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Steph Curry Surprised Boston High School Basketball Team with Under Armour Curry 4s

For the members of the boys’ varsity basketball team at Snowden International School in Boston, Thursday was just like any other day. However that …

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Does Kyrie Irving deserve NBA MVP hype?

<i>Last year’s NBA MVP race was positively thrilling, one that sparked endless debate among fans, pundits and players.</i><p><i>So each week of the 2017-18 season, we’re going to handicap the current MVP favorites. Here’s this week’s list.</i><p>1. Giannis Antetokounmpo (last week: 1)<p>Still doing nearly unprecedented …

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Celtics length and switch-ability - keys to lock-down defense

I have written on numerous occasions that Danny Ainge was trying to build a Celtics team with <b>size and versatility</b>, meaning players 6'4" to 6'10" who …

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Steph Curry makes bold statement about NBA Finals, and it's only November - CBSSports.com

Warriors star lauds Celtics for extending their win streak to 14 games<p>The Golden State Warriors know a thing or two about the NBA Finals -- they've …

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Kurtenbach: What we learned in the Warriors’ loss to the Celtics

A loss?<p>Yep, a loss.<p>And a deserved one, too.<p>The Warriors fell to the Celtics 92-88 in a battle of the NBA’s two best teams Thursday, sparking a …

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Steph Curry Thinks It’s ‘Very, Very Likely’ The Warriors Play Someone Other Than The Cavs In The Finals

The Golden State Warriors went into Boston on Thursday night and gave the Celtics everything they could handle. It was a back-and-forth game, one which included a torrid comeback from a 17-point deficit in the third quarter from Boston. In the end, the Celtics came out on top with a 92-88 win over …

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University of South Carolina Women's Basketball Team Turns Down White House Invite

Add the University of South Carolina women's basketball team to the list of champions who will not be taking a trip to the White House the year. The Gamecocks won the national championship back in April, but won't be in attendance today as President Trump welcomes a number of other NCAA winners to …

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Kevin Durant Enjoys Being Steph Curry’s Teammate Because He Doesn’t Consider Himself A Leader

Kevin Durant is unquestionably one of the best basketball players on earth. Despite this, the Golden State Warriors‘ star forward admits that he lacks a quality that many of the game’s greats possess: leadership. It’s not the kind of flaw that prevents him from being a superstar or anything, but …

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For $90, Steph Curry will teach you how he plays the game

Everyone used to want to be like Mike, now they want to shoot like Steph. Next year, Golden State Warriors sharpshooting point guard Steph Curry will …

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Brad Stevens is the key to the Celtics’ win over Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors, Nick explains

Drawing upon Boston's current 14-game win streak capped off with their win over Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors, Nick Wright …

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