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Victor Oladipo's Father Watched Him In Person For First Time At All-Star Weekend

As Victor Oladipo fell in love with basketball, his father Chris, who valued education and not sports, never really took interest in the game.<p>In an …

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7 storylines that will define the NBA stretch run

In an NBA campaign, the week-long All-Star break serves as a natural inflection point. Coming two-thirds of the way through, it's an intermission …

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5 players the Indiana Pacers can look for in trades this summer

As the Indiana Pacers demonstrated last offseason, the Pacers are pretty good at this trading thing. Where might the next big Pacer acquisition come …

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Biggest storylines for Wizards coming out of the All-Star break center around John Wall

The Wizards experienced a wild ride before the All-Star break, but came out of it on solid ground, fourth in the Eastern Conference with a 33-24 …

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NBA awards at All-Star break: From James Harden's brilliance to overachieving Celtics

Some of the best and worst from the league as we head into the home stretch of the season<p>You might not realize it, but the NBA regular season is …

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The MVP race: James Harden leads the way, with surprise stars rising up the rankings

WITH some time over the All-Star break, we can finally catch our breath and have a real look at the 2017/18 MVP race.<p>James Harden leads the way at …

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The Longstanding Dominance of LeBron James Continues at All-Star Weekend

LeBron James dominated All-Star Weekend in his 15th season, dropping knowledge off the court and taking home hardware at the big game. After a long …

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NBA playoffs 2018 update

10f_ap18045142343246.jpg<p>Cleveland Cavaliers forward Jeff Green (32), guard Jordan Clarkson (8), forward LeBron James (23), forward Larry Nance Jr. …

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John Wall Plans to Return to College This Summer to Pursue Degree, Fulfill Promise to Father

Wizards guard John Wall plans to return to the University of Kentucky this summer to continue pursuing his bachelor's degree, according to Candace …

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Milwaukee's Road Ahead: Evaluating the East Playoff Picture

The ceremonial second half of the NBA regular season is set to officially begin, so what better time than now to take a look at the state of play in …

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While Myles Turner awaits his 'man strength,' he's still a Pacers building block

As Myles Turner awaits his 'man strength' there's still plenty for him to work toward in the final two months of the season.

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Enjoying the NBA All-Star weekend in the City of Angels

<i>The NBA invited</i> <b>The Jakarta Post</b> <i>to experience the NBA All-Star weekend in Los Angeles, California. Here is the report.</i><p>Call me a country bumpkin — or a</i> …

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8p9s Roundtable: Looking back at what the Pacers did; looking forward to what they must do

BOSTON, MA – FEBRUARY 09: Kyrie Irving #11 of the Boston Celtics drives to the basket during the fourth quarter of the game against the Indiana …

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Isaiah Thomas Must Face Harsh Reality During His Time in L.A.

Isaiah Thomas, less than a year removed from All-NBA selection and a top-five finish in MVP voting, is now the cost of doing business. The Los …

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Michelle Obama raves about 'Black Panther' on Twitter

Michelle Obama is constantly reminding us how lucky we were when she was first lady. Recently, she helped unveil a stunning, groundbreaking portrait, …

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Victor Oladipo’s Father Saw Him Play For The First Time At All-Star Weekend

Victor Oladipo‘s career resurgence has been one of the best story-lines of the NBA season. In just six months, he went from trade fodder afterthought to surefire NBA All-Star and the centerpiece of the Indiana Pacers’ blueprint for the future.<p>Oladipo had been to All-Star Weekend before, previously …

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Where Fergie ranks among the worst National Anthem performances ever

CLOSE<p>Take a look at the best photos from Team LeBron's 148-145 win over Team Stephen in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, which was held in Los …

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Victor Oladipo discovered that Jamie Foxx is a fan of his music at NBA All-Star Game

Victor Oladipo had a successful R&B album over the offseason and Jamie Foxx is a fan<p>Victor Oladipo isn't just a great basketball player for the …

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Miller Time Podcast Episode #206: "You Just Described the Plot of Castaway."

Jon Filet and Flava Dave reconvene after a prolonged sabbatical to conclude the end of an era for the podcast. The two relay some important …

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NBA All-Star Weekend 2018: Shaquille O'Neal Does Not Like Dwight Howard's Impersonations

A recent addition to the NBA All-Star Weekend festivities is the talent show competition. Players showcase their off-the-court talent that the NBA on …

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Odell Beckham Jr. Trolls Russ & Harden ... in All-Star Roast Sesh

<b>Odell Beckham Jr.</b> came out FIRING on his NBA bros at the All-Star game -- from <b>James Harden</b> to <b>Russell</b> <b>Westbrook</b> to <b>Victor Oladipo</b> -- and it was pretty …

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Funniest Tweets From NBA All-Star Weekend 2018

this is the new american flag pic.twitter.com/grSTVVapwK— Whitney Medworth (@its_whitney) February 19, 2018Hilarious Tweets From NBA All-Star Weekend …

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NBA All-Star Weekend: Slam dunks, superheroes and a shaky anthem

<b>The NBA took a break this week for its All-Star Weekend.</b><p>It didn't disappoint as actors, musicians and sports stars mingled on the sidelines in LA to watch the exhibition event.<p>The highlight was Sunday night's All-Star Game, between LeBron James and Steph Curry's teams, selected by NBA fans, media …

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Miami Heat: 3 pivotal storylines post All-Star break

Having struggled mightily entering the All-Star break, here are three key storylines to follow over the final stretch of the season for the Miami …

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Starting Five: One-and-done not going away as soon as expected

It was All-Star weekend in the NBA and commissioner <b>Adam Silver</b> had some interesting things to say about eliminating the one-and-done rule. How did …

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NBA All-Stars Draymond Green, Andre Drummond Discuss What's Hot In Music

With NBA All-Star Weekend going down in Los Angeles, we caught up with several marquee players to discuss the best in music<p>There's no question that …

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10 things Victor Oladipo did over NBA All-Star weekend

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The Pacers can benefit from the NBA’s market correction

At the NBA trade deadline, the Indiana Pacers listened to the players and held fast. Don’t expect the same for the 2018 offseason. After looking at …

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Nate Diaz May Have Been Too Relaxed At UFC Austin

<b>UFC Fight Night 126</b> was held Sunday night in Austin, Texas, with the welterweight fight between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros serving as …

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6 winners and 5 losers from an action-packed NBA All-Star weekend

The new NBA All-Star Game format was a big hit, but not everything was A1 during All-Star Weekend.<p>2018 NBA All-Star Weekend was a success, but some aspects could have been better. The All-Star Game was competitive, but the dunk contest didn’t live up to the hype of previous years. The three-point …

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