1. DeMar DeRozan on Cavaliers' Sweep of Raptors: 'Maybe They Just Got Our Number'

    "Maybe they just got our number." That is what Toronto Raptors All-Star DeMar DeRozan said after his team lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a playoff series for the third straight year...

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  2. DeMar DeRozan Ejected for Flagrant-2 Foul on Jordan Clarkson in Raptors vs. Cavs

    Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan likely ended his 2017-18 season in ignominious fashion after he was ejected from Monday night's NBA playoff game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena...

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  3. 76ers' Joel Embiid Says Terry Rozier Tried to Punch Him but Is Too Short

    Tempers flared between Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and Boston Celtics point guard Terry Rozier during Philadelphia's 103-92 win, and Embiid couldn't help but get in a little trash talk after the game...

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  4. Joel Embiid Wears 'History Will Be Re-Tweeted' Shirt After 76ers Win vs. Celtics

    Joel Embiid is nearly as well known for his Twitter game as his basketball prowess, and his online presence is now carrying over into his wardrobe...

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  5. Report: NBA Executives 'Anticipate' Raptors Will Fire COY Candidate Dwane Casey

    With the Toronto Raptors on the brink of elimination—down 3-0 to the Cavaliers  at the time of publication—head coach Dwane Casey is apparently on the hot seat, according to Kevin O'Connor of The Ringer...

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  6. Enes Kanter Tells LeBron James to Join Knicks to Prove He's King of New York

    When LeBron James doesn't sign with the New York Knicks this summer, nobody can say Enes Kanter didn't try to make it happen...

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  7. LeBron Leaving Raptors Facing Tough Questions They Thought They Had Answered

    CLEVELAND — The rawness of a familiar loss still stung when Toronto Raptors president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri addressed the media almost a year ago. "To me, making the playoffs is nothing," Ujiri told reporters ...

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  8. Jayson Tatum: 'Just Joking' About Joel Embiid Getting Lucky on Massive Dunk

    Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum played down any animosity between he and Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid after he was seen trash-talking the 2018 All-Star during Saturday's 101-98 overtime victory...

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  9. Masai Ujiri Fined $25,000 for Walking on Court in Cavaliers vs. Raptors Game 3

    The problems for the Toronto Raptors continue to add up. The NBA fined g eneral manager Masai Ujiri $25,000 Sunday for confronting officials on the court during Saturday's ...

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  10. DeMar DeRozan Says Benching Sucks, 'Never Want to Have a S---ty Game Like I Had'

    Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan was benched for the final 14 minutes in Game 3 of the team's 105-103 Eastern Conference Semifinals loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday after a 3-of-12 shooting night...

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  11. Joel Embiid Says 'Dumb Mistakes' Led to 76ers' Game 3 Loss to Celtics

    The Philadelphia 76ers fell 101-98 to the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals series, and center Joel Embiid blamed it on some " dumb mistakes" down the stretch...

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  12. Dwane Casey on Entering Game 4 Down 3-0: Raptors' Pride, Season on Line

    Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey wants to see his team leave everything on the court during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  13. Al Horford Says Brad Stevens Is a Genius After Celtics' OT Win vs. 76ers

    Boston Celtics forward Al Horford had high praise for head coach Brad Stevens following Saturday's 101-98 overtime win over the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center. " Brad is a genius, man...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Jaylen Brown Talks 3-0 Series Lead, Says He Was Taught Not to Play with His Food

    Jaylen Brown had a unique take on the Boston Celtics taking a 3-0 series lead over the Philadelphia 76ers in the Eastern Conference semifinals on Saturday. Per Tom Westerholm of MassLive...

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  15. Joel Embiid Questions Officiating After 76ers' OT Loss to Celtics in Game 3

    Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid wasn't happy with the officiating in his team's 101-98 overtime loss to the Boston Celtics in the 2018 Eastern Conference Semifinals...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Brett Brown on 76ers' 3-0 Deficit vs. Celtics: 'Why Couldn't We Be the One?'

    Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown isn't ready to throw in the towel despite his team sitting in a 3-0 hole against the Boston Celtics in the 2018 NBA playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Allen Iverson Called Ben Simmons to Encourage Him After He Struggled in Game 2

    Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons said Friday he received a call from Sixers legend Allen Iverson with "words of encouragement" after the rookie scored just one point in the team's 108-103 loss to the Boston Celtics on Thursday night...

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  18. New Knicks Coach David Fizdale Must Win over Kristaps Porzingis to Succeed in NY

    Since the pitiable Isiah Thomas era ended in New York in 2008, the Knicks have employed five head coaches in 10 seasons. In the embryonic career of All-Star Kristaps Porzingis, the tally is three coaches in three seasons...

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  19. Donovan Mitchell on Ben Simmons' Struggles vs. Celtics: 'Happens to Everybody'

    Utah Jazz shooting guard Donovan Mitchell downplayed the struggles of fellow NBA Rookie of the Year contender Ben Simmons so far during the Philadelphia 76ers ' series against the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semifinals...

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  20. Fred VanVleet on 'LeBronto' Jokes: 'I Don't Really Give a F--k'

    Fred VanVleet doesn't care for your 'LeBronto' jokes. Asked Friday what he thinks about the memes that have emerged poking fun at the Toronto Raptors following the Cleveland ...

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  21. Serge Ibaka on Being Benched in Game 2 vs. Cavs: 'So Disappointed in Myself'

    Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals was a forgettable one for the Toronto Raptors , and that was especially true for power forward Serge Ibaka ...

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  22. David Fizdale to Meet with Kristaps Porzingis in Latvia After Knicks Hiring

    David Fizdale, who was named the new head coach of the New York Knicks on Thursday, will travel to Latvia to meet with superstar Kristaps Porzingis soon, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN...

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  23. 'It's Very Different Here': 76ers Stay Ready Thanks to Team of Baller Assistants

    BOSTON — First he had to fix his shoulder, and then he had to sort out his shot. After that, there was one more hurdle for Markelle Fultz to clear in order to return to the court following his 68-game absence...

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  24. LeBron James Rumors: Knicks Interested in Pursuing Star After David Fizdale Hire

    After reportedly hiring David Fizdale as head coach, the New York Knicks will now begin shaping their roster for 2018 and beyond. That includes.....

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  25. Ben Simmons Says Game 2 Struggles vs. Celtics Were 'Self-Inflicted'

    Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons attributed his struggles in the 108-103 Game 2 loss to the Boston Celtics on Thursday night to "overthinking...

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