1. Ben Simmons Cleared for 5-on-5 Play, Not Expected to Play in 76ers Summer League

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons is inching closer to NBA action, but don't expect to see him suit up for Philly in the NBA Summer League. On Tuesday, Brian Windhorst of ESPN...

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  2. Joakim Noah Has Rotator Cuff Injury, Surgery Recommended by Team Doctors

    New York Knicks center Joakim Noah has been diagnosed with a torn rotator cuff, and offseason surgery was recommended, the team announced Wednesday...

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  3. Brook Lopez Became Brooklyn's All-Time Leading Scorer

    Fact: Brook Lopez had 25 points for the Nets on Monday night, surpassing Buck Williams to become Brooklyn's all-time leading scorer with 10,444 points...

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  4. Final Grades for Every 2016-17 New York Knicks Player

    F-minus-minus-minus for the New York Knicks ' toxic leadership. D-minus for the head coach. And despite stirring performances in some much-unneeded victories recently, F for the team...

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  5. Best Landing Spots for Top Free Agents Not Headed to NBA Playoffs

    Admit it: You're longing for a legitimate way to rap about NBA players who won't be partaking in the postseason festivities. Well, you're welcome. Plenty soon-to-be free agents are being steered into an early vacation...

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  6. Boston Celtics Clinch NBA Draft Lottery No. 1 Seed Via Trade with Brooklyn Nets

    With the Phoenix Suns ' 120-99 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday at Talking Stick Resort Arena, the Brooklyn Nets (19-60) clinched the NBA 's worst record and gave the Boston Celtics the No...

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  7. Kylie O'Quinn Knocks Marshall Plumlee in the Face During Block Attempt

    While trying to make sure Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol didn't land a shot that would tie Friday's game at the FedExForum , New York Knicks big man Kyle O'Quinn had a play he surely wishes he could have back...

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  8. Even Before Recent Knee Injury, Derrick Rose's Future Was Uncertain

    NEW YORK — Even before he tore his meniscus, Derrick Rose was in trouble. His injury and his subsequent surgery aren't going to boost his standing as an unrestricted free agent in July...

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  9. Celtics Fall 1.5 Games Back of Cavaliers in Eastern Conference with Hawks Loss

    The Boston Celtics were in golden position to seize the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed less than 48 hours ago. They are now licking their wounds following a second straight loss...

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  10. Avery Bradley Posterizes Kent Bazemore and Dennis Schroder

    Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley earned a two-for-one poster special for himself in the fourth quarter of Thursday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena...

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  11. James Dolan Admits to Deadspin He Called Knicks Fan an 'Assh--e' Outside MSG

    New York Knicks owner James Dolan admitted Wednesday to calling a Knicks fan an "assh--e" outside Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night...

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  12. 'Jeopardy!' Contestant Messes Up Question About NBA Mascots

    Jeopardy! contestants must absorb an abundance of information before competing on the long-running game show. With so many things to know, sports can easily fall by the wayside...

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  13. Lance Stephenson Responds to Raptors' Criticism of Layup with Instagram Post

    The Toronto Raptors took exception to Lance Stephenson 's decision to break an unwritten rule Tuesday night when he converted a layup in the waning seconds of the Indiana Pacers ' 108-90 win at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

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  14. Kyle Lowry Returns from Wrist Injury for Raptors vs. Pistons

    Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry will return to the floor Wednesday night against the Detroit Pistons following a 21-game absence due to wrist surgery...

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  15. Derrick Rose Underwent Surgery on Knee Injury, Full Recovery Expected

    New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose is expected to make a full recovery after undergoing a procedure Wednesday in Chicago to repair a medial meniscus tear...

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  16. PJ Tucker Responds to Lance Stephenson's Game-Ending Layup vs. Raptors

    Lance Stephenson made his triumphant return to Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Tuesday night as the Indiana Pacers bested the Toronto Raptors 108-90 to reclaim sole possession of the Eastern Conference's No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 47,077 reads 0 comments

  17. Isaiah Thomas Says Cavaliers vs. Celtics Is 'Just Another Game'

    The Boston Celtics sit a half-game ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the race for the Eastern Conference's No...

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  18. Kristaps Porzingis Will Not Play vs. Chicago Bulls with Back Injury

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis will sit out Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of lower back soreness, the team's public relations department announced...

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  19. Carmelo Anthony Talks Expectations for Knicks' Exit Meeting with Phil Jackson

    The relationship between Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony has apparently reached its breaking point. The New York Knicks team president will once again host exit meetings with ...

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  20. How Much Blame Does Jeff Hornacek Deserve for New York Knicks Failures?

    NEW YORK — How does one even go about evaluating Jeff Hornacek's first season with the New York Knicks ? Officially, he's the team's head coach. The Knicks even held a fancy press conference last summer to celebrate his hire...

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  21. Celtics Top Knicks in Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose's Absence for 50th Win

    The Boston Celtics moved a game ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers atop the Eastern Conference standings with a 110-94 win over the shorthanded New York Knicks on Sunday afternoon...

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  22. Derrick Rose's Knee Injury a Torn Meniscus, PG out for Season

    New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn meniscus, the Knicks confirmed Sunday. The team also announced Rose will need arthroscopic surgery...

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  23. Carmelo Anthony Out for Knicks vs. Celtics with Back Injury

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss Sunday's game against the Boston Celtics with a back injury. Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News reported Anthony and Derrick Rose will sit out the nationally televised matchup...

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  24. Derrick Rose Out for Rest of Season with Knee Injury

    New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the season with a torn meniscus, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 11,701 reads 0 comments

  25. Alex Poythress Signs Contract with 76ers Using Hardship Roster Exception

    The Philadelphia 76ers signed former Kentucky forward Alex Poythress on Sunday after the NBA approved a hardship roster exception. Tom Moore of Calkins Media passed along the team's press release...

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