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Those Who Can’t Play

More in Sports<p>View all<p>A private basketball coach teaches a young student some things his parents don't agree with.<p>Cody's parents try to get him to …

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Durant passes Curry to set Dubs record for points in single postseason

Rank<p>Player<p>Points<p>Year<p>1<p>Kevin Durant<p>595<p>2017-18<p>2<p>Stephen Curry<p>594<p>2014-15<p>3<p>Klay Thompson<p>582<p>2015-16<p>4<p>Rick Barry<p>521<p>1966-67<p>5<p>Rick Barry<p>479<p>1974-75<p>6<p>Stephen Curry<p>477<p>…

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Draymond Green has pulled down 923 career playoff rebounds and now is the Warriors' all-time leader in postseason rebounds, passing Wilt Chamberlain who had 922.

Draymond Green has pulled down 923 career playoff rebounds and now is the Warriors' all-time leader in postseason rebounds, passing Wilt Chamberlain …

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Wilt Chamberlain may be better LeBron James comparison than Michael Jordan

With LeBron James carrying the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals for the fourth year in a row, it seems that the debate over who’s better James …

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Local Commercials: 'Wilt Chambernezzy: No Short Cuts To Greatness'

Casting "Wilt Chambernezzy: No Short Cuts To Greatness.," a Gatorade commercial revolving around the fake story of Wilt Chamberlain's long-lost son …

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Jayson Tatum Passes Wilt Chamberlain, Magic Johnson in Rookie Playoff Scoring

Jayson Tatum continues to make his mark on the 2018 NBA playoffs, moving up the list of the most impactful rookies in NBA history:<p>The Boston Celtics star averaged 13.9 points per game during the regular season, but injuries have caused him to take on a bigger offensive role in the playoffs. He …

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This Day In Lakers History: Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West Bring First NBA Championship To Los Angeles

For years and years in the 1960s, the Los Angeles Lakers would come up just short in winning an NBA championship...

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Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund Joins Reach Higher’s 5th Annual College Signing Day

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Wilt Chamberlain Memorial Fund joined Reach Higher’s 5th Annual College Signing Day with Former First Lady Michelle …

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Charles Oakley: We Haven't Seen Anyone Like Joel Embiid Since Wilt Chamberlain

Former NBA power forward Charles Oakley compared the skill set of Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid to Basketball Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain.<p>Oakley praised the Sixers' rising star in a Friday post on Twitter:<p>Embiid returned from a fractured orbital bone to tally 23 points, seven rebounds, …

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A look at every Most Valuable Player in NBA History

The NBA has named a MVP every season since 1955-56.<p>Who will join this elite group of NBA legends after a historic 2017-18 regular season?<p>Here's a …

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Hornets take advantage of resting Pacers for 119-93 win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Dwight Howard finished with 14 points and 17 rebounds and Frank Kaminsky tied his career high with 24 points Tuesday night to lead …

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10 Things to Know: Lakers at Clippers (4/1/17)

Here is what you need to know before the Lakers' intracity matchup against the LA Clippers.<p><b>1)</b> The Lakers will have to change up their starting …

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This Day In Lakers History: Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor & Jerry West Lead L.A. To Past Suns, To Western Conference Finals

The NBA playoffs won't begin for another week and the Los Angeles Lakers won't be anywhere near it, but on April 9...

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With Dirk Nowitzki out, LeBron James on pace to pass him on scoring list early next season, then Wilt Chamberlain, Michael Jordan

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Dirk Nowitzki's season-ending ankle surgery means that LeBron James is now on target to pass Nowitzki as the NBA's sixth all-time …

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76ers to unveil sculpture of Julius 'Dr. J' Erving

The NBA team will unveil a sculpture of Erving during a ceremony Tuesday at their practice facility in Camden, New Jersey. It will be the sixth …

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At the Buzzer | Winning Streak Reaches 11 With Convincing Win Over Nets

<b>Recap:</b><p>The games on the 76ers’ regular season schedule might be running out, but nothing is changing.<p>Brett Brown’s playoff-bound squad continues to …

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Notable Numbers

Back in September, prior to the start of the season, I selected potential fantasy sleepers for each NBA squad - a list of players that I predicted …

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Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s assassination is a reminder turbulent 2018 is no 1968

Nuclear war feels possible. America has a drug problem. The Russians would do anything to beat us. We can’t trust the North Koreans.Police clash with …

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76ers set to unveil sculpture of Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers are paying tribute to Hall of Famer Julius Erving.<p>The NBA team will unveil a sculpture of Erving during a …

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NBA has history of activism, inspiring change

SACRAMENTO, Calif. —<p>LeBron James will retire as the best player in the history of the NBA, and of course, as so much more. His contribution to his …

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Caution: Marquese Chriss playing much better

Marquese Chriss played well with 12 points 11 rebounds, two assists, three blocks and one steal in 33 minutes against the Rockets on Friday.<p>Deep …

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Brandon Ingram in the concussion protocol

Brandon Ingram is in the concussion protocol according to coach Luke Walton.<p>Dante Exum scored a season-high 21 points in Friday's 107-97 win over the …

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ESPN Ranks Eight Franchise Standouts on Most Influential Players List

On Wednesday, ESPN unveiled their next chapter in the much-maligned #NBARank series, this time ranking the league’s most influential players ever.<p>“We …

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It’s time for NBA legends to start showing reverence to LeBron James

It’s time for Michael Jordan and former NBA greats to pay their respect to LeBron James. LeBron James didn’t hear a word from Michael Jordan after …

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For Knicks, who are close to securing at least 50 losses in four consecutive seasons, future always brighter than present

The Knicks sit on the precipice of unfortunate history.<p>With one more defeat — whether it's Saturday against the Pistons or anytime over the next two …

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New film on William Allen White to premiere at KU on April 25

LAWRENCE — A new documentary film about William Allen White will debut with a free premiere April 25, during the William Allen White School of …

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Leadership Lessons From the Final Four Coaches

Some lead by example; Others listen and learn; Each one is a champion in his own right.<p>I'm a lifelong learner when it comes to improving my leadership abilities. And, surprisingly, I've found that, by analyzing the styles of the coaches who lead their teams into the annual NCAA College Basketball …

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Report: Nash, Kidd, Hill selected for 2018 Hall of Fame class

We’ll have to wait until Saturday to find out the full list of luminaries marked for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s …

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They will not 'shut up and dribble'. Social activism returns to NBA after a silent era

LeBron James will retire as the best player in the history of the NBA, and of course, as so much more. His contribution to his league, his community …

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Blogtable: What should Philadelphia 76ers expect from Markelle Fultz in playoffs? | NBA.com

<i>Sixers fans are pumped about the return of No. 1 draft pick Markelle Fultz. What, realistically, should those fans expect from Fultz this</b> …

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