1. LeBron James Injury: Tyronn Lue 'Doesn't Know' If Star Will Play vs. Celtics

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue said on Monday that he "really doesn't know" if LeBron James will be able to play in the team's season opener against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, according to Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports...

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  2. Inside the New Superstar Reality of the NBA

    The biggest names in basketball are done playing musical chairs for now. As the real games begin, does anyone really want to be like Steph and Co. anyway? B/R Mag criss-crossed the country to ask everyone—from Hoodie Melo to CP3 and, yes, even the Nets—to

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  3. CJ McCollum Says NBA 'Didn't Have to Suspend' Him for Season Opener

    While CJ McCollum acknowledges he broke a rule by leaving the bench in an on-court altercation during Wednesday's preseason game against the Phoenix Suns , he believes the NBA could ...

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  4. LeBron James Jr. Is More Than Just His Famous Name

    LeBron James Jr. is starting to make a name for himself on the basketball court. Watch above to see how he is stepping out of his dad's shadow. [h/t Ball is Life ] Bleacher Report is your No...

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  5. Lakers News: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram and More

    Lonzo Ball is one of the biggest names in the NBA right now for two reasons: He can flat out play and, of course, his father, LaVar, has promoted him and his Big Baller Brand at every opportunity...

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  6. Who Will Be Houston Rockets' Alpha PG? 'Whoever Has the Ball'

    HOUSTON — It didn't take long for the Houston Rockets to see what their new backcourt tandem of Chris Paul and James Harden would look like...

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  7. Cavs News: Latest Buzz on LeBron James' Ankle Injury, Dwyane Wade and More

    LeBron James has never missed a season opener, but that streak could come to an end because of a nagging left ankle injury. According to the Associated Press (h/t NBA ...

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  8. No. 1 Overall Draft Pick Markelle Fultz to Start Season on Bench for 76ers

    Markelle Fultz will begin his rookie season on the bench. Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown told reporters the team plans on using the 2017 No. 1 overall draft pick with the second unit, citing his lack of work in the preseason...

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  9. Caron Butler Tells TMZ Dwyane Wade Considered Lakers, Thunder Before Cavs

    Former NBA player Caron Butler told TMZ that Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dwyane Wade considered the Miami Heat , Oklahoma City Thunder and Los Angeles Lakers as potential destinations after his buyout from the Chicago Bulls ...

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  10. Richard Jefferson, Bucks Reportedly Have Mutual Interest Once SF Clears Waivers

    ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin reported Saturday that veteran forward Richard Jefferson and the Milwaukee Bucks have mutual interest in a contract once he clears waivers...

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  11. Emeka Okafor to Play for 76ers' G League Team in NBA Comeback Attempt

    ESPN.com's Ian Begley reported Saturday that veteran center Emeka Okafor has agreed to play for the Philadelphia 76ers ' G League affiliate in an effort to sign with an NBA team...

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  12. Lakers Fans Name Son After Lonzo Ball

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball hasn't even suited up for a regular-season game yet, but that didn't stop one family from naming its son after him...

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  13. Dante Exum Reportedly Looking to Avoid Surgery on Shoulder Injury

    Utah Jazz point guard Dante Exum is reportedly exploring alternative treatment for a shoulder injury that could allow him to avoid season-ending surgery. On Saturday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN...

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  14. DeAndre Liggins, Erik McCree, Tony Mitchell Waived by Miami Heat

    Needing to cut their roster down before the NBA regular season begins, the Miami Heat have waived DeAndre Liggins, Erik McCree and Tony Mitchell...

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  15. CJ McCollum Suspended 1 Game for Leaving Bench in Altercation vs. Suns

    The NBA announced Saturday it suspended Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard CJ McCollum one game without pay for leaving the bench area during an altercation in Wednesday's 113-104 preseason win over the Phoenix Suns , according to ESPN...

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  16. Kendrick Perkins Released by Cavaliers, May Join Cleveland Coaching Staff

    Kendrick Perkins will have to look for another team as he continues his comeback effort after the Cleveland Cavaliers released him on Saturday. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported the Cavs waived Perkins, getting their roster down to 15 players...

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  17. Fantasy Basketball 2017: Latest Rankings for Top NBA Players and Sleepers

    The NBA has never been more star-studded than it is today. While some people may complain about the league's lack of parity, the fact remains that there are excellent players all across the NBA's 30 teams...

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  18. Kevin McHale Responds to James Harden Calling Him a 'Clown'

    The war of words between Houston Rockets All-Star James Harden and former head coach Kevin McHale continued Friday...

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  19. Kawhi Leonard Not Expected to Play in Spurs' Season Opener Due to Quad Injury

    San Antonio Spurs superstar forward Kawhi Leonard is reportedly expected to miss the team's 2017-18 regular-season opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves at AT&T Center ...

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  20. Myles Turner, Domantas Sabonis Contract Options Picked Up by Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers made a pair of expected moves Friday when they picked up Myles Turner 's fourth-year option and Domantas Sabonis' third-year option...

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  21. Paul Pierce Gets Wheelchair-Photo Cake for 40th Birthday

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce celebrated his 40th birthday by commemorating one his more famous moments as a member of the franchise. On Friday, the former NBA player and current analyst for ESPN received a cake from his employer...

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  22. JR Smith 'Hurt' When Told Dwyane Wade Would Start at SG for Cavaliers

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith admitted he was upset upon learning that Dwyane Wade would be taking his spot in the starting lineup this season...

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  23. Report: Lakers Hire 19-Year-Old Can Pelister, Youngest International Scout Ever

    The Los Angeles Lakers made a splash Friday when they reportedly hired 19-year-old Can Pelister as their newest scout. According to hoops scribe David Pick , Pelister, who hails from Turkey, is now the youngest international scout of all time...

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  24. Lonzo Ball Out for Preseason Game vs. Clippers With Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball won't play in Friday's exhibition game against the Los Angeles Clippers due to a lingering ankle injury. The Lakers announced his absence on social media...

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  25. Kenley Jansen: Lonzo Ball 'Could Be as Good as Steph Curry' If He Wants to Be

    Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen expressed his belief Friday that Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball has the potential be an elite player in the NBA . According to ESPN...

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