1. Joel Embiid Rips Hassan Whiteside for 'Dirty Play' During 76ers vs. Heat

    Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid previously characterized any beef with Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside as " all fun ," but it appears there may be some legitimate bad blood between the two...

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  2. Jaylen Brown Leaves Game vs. Timberwolves with Injury After Scary Fall

    Boston Celtics swingman Jaylen Brown suffered a scary injury in the third quarter of Thursday's matchup with the Minnesota Timberwolves . Brown went up for a dunk and lost his balance on the way down, landing hard around his head and neck area...

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  3. Raptors Become 1st Team to Clinch Playoff Berth with Win vs. Pistons

    The Toronto Raptors (47-17) have officially become the first Eastern Conference team to clinch a playoff spot...

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  4. DeMar DeRozan Destroys Pistons with Thunderous Dunk

    It's not often that a clutch bucket comes in the form of a jaw-dropping poster dunk—but Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan managed to pull it off against the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday...

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  5. DeMar DeRozan on Kevin Love in Players' Tribune: It Feels Good to Help Somebody

    Toronto Raptors star DeMar DeRozan was uplifted upon reading of his role in a Players' Tribune piece where Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love outlined a panic attack he experienced and how it impacted his outlook on his personal mental health...

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  6. Marcus Smart Fined $15,000 by NBA for Criticism of Refs After Loss vs. Rockets

    The NBA has fined Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart for criticizing officials after Saturday's 123-120 loss to the Houston Rockets . Per Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania , Smart was fined $15,000 for his comments...

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  7. A Sly Kid with a Fanny Pack and a 7'2" Reach: OG Anunoby Is the NBA's New Normal

    TORONTO — Ogugua Anunoby Jr.—call him OG—walks into an Italian joint in downtown Toronto and squeezes his 6'8" frame into a metal chair not designed for a human his size...

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  8. Kyrie Irving out vs. Bulls, Possibly Longer with Knee Injury

    The Boston Celtics will face the Chicago Bulls on Monday night without All-Star guard Kyrie Irving as he sits out with what the team is calling left knee soreness. The Celtics announced Irving's absence on Monday's injury report...

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  9. Lil Rel Howery Details Kyrie Irving's Initial Reaction to Celtics Trade

    Kyrie Irving was apparently thrilled to leave LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers this past offseason...

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  10. Michael Beasley Could Be Removed from Knicks Starting Lineup, Rips Teammates

    New York Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek told reporters Saturday it's "possible" he will remove power forward Michael Beasley from the starting lineup because of an ankle injury ...

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  11. Gordon Hayward Won't Return from Leg Injury This Season, Brad Stevens Says

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is doing his best to silence any speculation that Gordon Hayward will play this season. "He's not playing this year," he said Saturday, via ESPN...

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  12. No Recruitment Necessary: Ben Simmons Is Philadelphia's Own LeBron in the Making

    The Philadelphia 76ers can't look at Ben Simmons as if he's LeBron James quite yet, and not just because he's already on the roster and doesn't need to be recruited through a back-and-forth billboard saga ...

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  13. Final Minutes of Cavs-76ers Features Drama, Near Altercation

    The Philadelphia 76ers earned a hard-fought 108-97 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday, but the contest's final minutes featured drama that had little to do with the game's outcome...

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  14. 76ers' Joel Embiid Schools Cavs' Larry Nance Jr., Hits Fadeaway Jumper

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid took Cleveland Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. to school late in Thursday's game at Quicken Loans Arena...

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  15. Joel Embiid, 76ers Beat Cavs After LeBron James-to-Philadelphia Hype Dismissed

    The Philadelphia 76ers are attempting to make the playoffs for the first time since the 2011-12 season, and they demonstrated Thursday they can make noise if they get there...

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  16. Jaylen Brown to Speak at Harvard, Will Discuss Social Issues, Advocacy

    Boston Celtics shooting guard Jaylen Brown will speak at Harvard University on Thursday night as part of the school's Graduate School of Education speaker series. According to ESPN...

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  17. Trevor Booker Waived by 76ers Ahead of Ersan Ilyasova Signing; Will Join Pacers

    The Philadelphia 76ers are clearing the way as they look to reunite with journeyman Ersan Ilyasova. According to Michael Scotto of The Athletic, Philadelphia will waive power forward Trevor Booker to open up a roster spot for Ilyasova...

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  18. Knicks Rumors: Doc Rivers Could Replace Jeff Hornacek If New York Fires HC

    Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers could reportedly be a candidate to take over as the Knicks ' head coach if New York and Jeff Hornacek part ways...

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  19. LeBron James Calls Billboards Trying to Recruit Him to 76ers 'Very Flattering'

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James said it was "very flattering" to hear about the three billboards attempting to convince him to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers . " You can say it's a distraction, it's not...

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  20. Billboards Recruit LeBron James to 'Complete the Process' for 76ers

    A company has funded three billboards in Cleveland to urge LeBron James to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers . Per ESPN...

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  21. Knicks Can Lock Up Porzingis Through 2024 for $157 Million, but Should They?

    NEW YORK — In a way, Kristaps Porzingis ' ACL tear has clarified things for the New York Knicks . No longer is management worried about chasing a playoff spot. Instead, the team's priority is the future...

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  22. DeMar DeRozan Discusses Depression, Personal Struggles: 'We're All Human'

    In an interview with Doug Smith of the Toronto Star that ran Sunday, Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan said he suffers from depression and anxiety...

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  23. Report: Ersan Ilyasova Finalizing 76ers Contract Once Hawks Complete Buyout

    Veteran forward Ersan Ilyasova plans on signing with the Philadelphia 76ers once the Atlanta Hawks finalize a contract buyout, The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Sunday...

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  24. Gordon Hayward Traveling with Celtics Discussed by Brad Stevens

    While Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward remains unlikely to return to the court this season, he may be able to travel with his teammates in March depending on how his work on an antigravity treadmill progresses...

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  25. 5 Post-All-Star Goals for the New York Knicks

    The New York Knicks ' death march to the bottom was progressing nicely. With the tanker ghouls cheering them on, the team had lost eight in a row and began Thursday's contest by giving up 41 points to the Orlando Magic in the first quarter...

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