1. 'Out of Shape' LeBron James Works Out After Cavs Beat Celtics in Season Opener

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in Tuesday's 102-99 season-opening victory over the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena, but the three-time NBA champion wasn't all that pleased with his performance...

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  2. Kevin Love Says Gordon Hayward 'Means a Lot to This League' After Ankle Injury

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love was at a loss for words regarding Gordon Hayward's injury Tuesday night...

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  3. Bulls Season Was Always in Trouble, But Portis-Mirotic Incident Screams Disaster

    Two days before their season opener, the Chicago Bulls are even more of a disaster than we thought. As The Vertical's Shams Charania first reported, power forwards Bobby ...

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  4. Kyrie Irving: Gordon Hayward Will 'Fight Like Hell' After Ankle, Leg Injuries

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said Gordon Hayward will "fight like hell" to return to the floor after suffering a fractured tibia and dislocation of his left ankle in Tuesday's season-opening loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  5. Twitter Reacts to Klay Thompson Impersonator Attending Warriors-Rockets Game

    As Andrew Joseph of For The Win noted last June, a Klay Thompson impersonator played by YouTube personality BigDawsTv attended Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena...

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  6. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Shake Hands After Cavs Defeat Celtics

    A pair of famous former teammates came together after the Cleveland Cavaliers opened the 2017-18 season with a 102-99 victory over the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night...

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  7. Warriors Championship 2017 Banner, Ring Ceremony Twitter Reaction and Highlights

    For the second time in three years, the Golden State Warriors opened their season by celebrating a championship with some fresh new jewelry and a banner commemorating an NBA Finals triumph over the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  8. Brad Stevens on Gordon Hayward Injury: 'You Hurt for Him'

    Not only did the Boston Celtics lose Tuesday's season opener to the Cleveland Cavaliers , but they also lost Gordon Hayward to a gruesome ankle injury in the first quarter...

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  9. Golden State Warriors Receive 2017 NBA Championship Rings

    The Golden State Warriors received their 2017 NBA championship rings before beginning their title defense with a home game versus the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena on Tuesday night...

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  10. Cavaliers Decide Not to Run Kyrie Irving Tribute Video vs. Celtics

    The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly opted against running a previously scheduled tribute video for Kyrie Irving during Tuesday night's season opener against the Boston Celtics ...

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  11. Gordon Hayward's Gruesome Ankle Injury Sparks Outpouring of Support on Twitter

    Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward 's first year with the Boston Celtics started in devastating fashion during Tuesday's season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  12. Boston's Kyrie Irving Booed Vociferously in First Return to Cleveland

    As expected, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving received a cold welcome from Cleveland Cavaliers fans upon his first return to Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night...

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  13. Gordon Hayward Fractures Ankle, Leg vs. Cavaliers, Stretchered off Court

    Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward was forced to leave Tuesday's season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena with a fractured left ankle less than six minutes into the game...

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  14. LaVar Ball's Odds of Winning 2020 Presidential Election Revealed

    If Donald Trump can become president of the United States, why can't LaVar Ball? According to OddsShark, the patriarch of the Ball family has 250-1 odds of attaining the highest public office in the U...

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  15. Nikola Mirotic Hospitalized After Fight with Bobby Portis at Bulls Practice

    Chicago Bulls forwards Bobby Portis and Nikola Mirotic were involved in a "serious altercation" at practice Tuesday that sent Mirotic to the hospital...

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  16. LeBron James Will Play vs. Celtics Despite Ankle Injury Suffered in Preseason

    The Cleveland Cavaliers announced superstar forward LeBron James will play in Tuesday night's season-opening home game against the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena after ...

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  17. Devin Booker, Marquese Chriss, Dragan Bender Contract Options Exercised by Suns

    The Phoenix Suns will keep their top young stars on the payroll after exercising the 2018-19 team options on Devin Booker , Marquese Chriss and Dragan Bender, per Evan Sidery of Bright Side of the Sun...

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  18. Andre Iguodala Will Miss Season Opener vs. Rockets Due to Back Injury

    The Golden State Warriors announced Andre Iguodala will be out for Tuesday's 2017-18 season opener against the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena while he nurses a back strain...

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  19. Danny Ainge on Isaiah Thomas Trade to Cavaliers: 'I Don't Know What We Owe Him'

    If the Boston Celtics eventually hope to repair their relationship with Isaiah Thomas, it may not happen until Danny Ainge departs...

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  20. Tony Parker out vs. Timberwolves While Recovering from Quad Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs announced Tuesday point guard Tony Parker will officially miss the start of the 2017-18 regular season due to his quad issue. Kawhi Leonard will also be out for Wednesday's matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  21. Kawhi Leonard Will Not Play Opener vs. Timberwolves Due to Quad Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs announced Tuesday that Kawhi Leonard will miss their regular-season opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday as he continues to nurse a left quad injury...

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  22. Kyrie Irving on Trade Request: Explaining Why 'Not What Real Grown-Ups Do'

    Kyrie Irving helped bring Cleveland its first championship in decades when he drilled the winning shot in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals, but he is now a member of the Boston Celtics after a much-publicized trade request this offseason...

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  23. LaMarcus Aldridge Talks Gregg Popovich, Spurs Contract Extension

    A one-on-one meeting with head coach Gregg Popovich over the summer helped LaMarcus Aldridge sign a three-year extension with the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  24. Thunder Give Kevin Durant's Old Number to Undrafted Rookie PJ Dozier

    PJ Dozier, an undrafted rookie signed by the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday, will wear No. 35 for his new team. The last person to use that number for Oklahoma City? Kevin Durant ...

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  25. Pandora Offers 'Cheap' LeBron James Premium Account Without Commercials

    It appears LeBron James no longer has to listen to commercials on Pandora. In an interview with James and reunited teammate Dwyane Wade , ESPN's Rachel Nichols asked about Wade's assertion that LeBron is the NBA 's cheapest player...

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