1. Kevin Durant, Warriors Reportedly Targeting Return from Knee Injury vs. Pelicans

    The Golden State Warriors are planning to have Kevin Durant back for Saturday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans , ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported Monday. Durant hasn't played since suffering a sprained left MCL in late February...

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  2. NBA Position Power Rankings, End of Regular Season Edition: Shooting Guards

    Modern NBA shooting guards are supposed to do more than their eponymous role. Ideally, they can also serve as lockdown defenders, help create shots for their teammates and crash the glass to end possessions...

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  3. NBA Free Agents Who Could Earn Big Paydays in 2017 Postseason

    Certain NBA players have more at stake during the playoffs than championship pipe dreams and bragging rights. Like money, for instance. Free agency is simple for players with defined values...

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  4. Stephen Curry Drops 42 Points Behind 9 Three-Pointers in Warriors Win vs Wizards

    While the NBA world debates whether Russell Westbrook , James Harden , Kawhi Leonard or even LeBron James should be MVP this season, the two-time reigning award winner reminded everyone of his own brilliance Sunday...

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  5. Kevin Durant Responds to Shaquille O'Neal's Jabs About Not Winning an NBA Title

    Kevin Durant is not going to take disrespect from Shaquille O'Neal . After the TNT commentator called out Durant for not winning an NBA title, the Golden State Warriors star responded on The Bill Simmons Podcast on Friday...

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  6. Draymond Green Admits to Punching James Harden in Injured Wrist

    After Friday's game between two of the top three teams in the Western Conference, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green admitted to punching the injured wrist of Houston Rockets star James Harden ...

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  7. Ivica Zubac Out for Season After Suffering Ankle Injury vs. Timberwolves

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced Friday that center Ivica Zubac will miss the remainder of the 2016-17 season due to a right high ankle sprain. Zubac suffered the injury during the first quarter of L...

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  8. Kevin Durant's Injury Reminds Warriors of Andre Iguodala's Real Value

    With every drive and kick-out for a corner three, with every outlet pass that leads to a layup, with every high-arching buzzer-beater that swishes through nylon, Andre Iguodala makes the Golden State Warriors offseason all the more interesting...

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  9. Lakers' Home Stretch Is About Ping-Pong Balls and D'Angelo Russell Experiment

    LOS ANGELES — Tanking is an ugly buzzword, but the Los Angeles Lakers (21-54) are in a blatant free fall...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 54,193 reads 0 comments

  10. Austin Rivers' Hamstring Injury Likely to Keep Him out Until Clippers' Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Clippers ' backcourt depth is in trouble, as guard Austin Rivers is unlikely to suit up again until the postseason...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 7,608 reads 0 comments

  11. Nick Young Hazing Picture from Rookie Year with Wizards Shared by Gilbert Arenas

    Former NBA guard Gilbert Arenas shared a photo on Instagram of Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young getting hazed by teammates during his rookie year in 2007-08...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 76,450 reads 0 comments

  12. Last Chance at Glory for These NBA Playoff Cores

    The Larry O'Brien Trophy won't be the only thing at stake in this year's NBA playoffs. As always, impending free agents will put their potential contracts on the line...

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  13. JaVale McGee Had a Rough Night Against the Spurs

    The Golden State Warriors did well to rally from a 22-point deficit against the San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center on Wednesday, but JaVale McGee had some rather forgettable moments throughout the evening...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 3,265 reads 0 comments

  14. Mo Speights Wanted No Part of This Jason Smith Dunk

    Los Angeles Clippers center Marreese Speights elected to fight another day when confronted with a dunk near the end of the first quarter of Wednesday's game against the Washington Wizards at Staples Center...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 1,409 reads 0 comments

  15. James Michael McAdoo Posts Photo of Face Injury After Warriors vs. Rockets

    Golden State Warriors forward James Michael McAdoo posted a photo of his head injury Wednesday after he suffered a laceration above his left eyebrow that required seven stitches during Tuesday night's 113-106 win over the Houston Rockets ...

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  16. Kevin Durant Completing Non-Contact Work, Knee Injury Re-Evaluated in 7-10 Days

    The Golden State Warriors announced Wednesday that superstar forward Kevin Durant will be allowed to take part in non-contact basketball drills as the next step in his recovery from a knee injury...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 15,293 reads 0 comments

  17. Steve Kerr Became Fastest Coach in Major American Sports to Get 200 Career Wins

    Fact: The Warriors beat the Rockets 113-106 on Tuesday night, giving Steve Kerr his 200th win in 238 career games as a head coach. He became the fastest coach in any major American sport (MLB, NFL, NBA and NHL) to reach 200 career wins...

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  18. Warriors Beat Rockets 113-106 as Stephen Curry Drops 32, James Harden Scores 24

    The Golden State Warriors (60-14) started their Texas two-step with a 113-106 victory over the Houston Rockets (51-23) Tuesday night at the Toyota Center to stretch their league-best winning streak to eight games...

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  19. Most Ideal Landing Spots for 2017 NBA Draft's Top Prospects

    Team fit can play a significant role in prospects' development fresh after the NBA draft. Some players need immediate reps, while others require talent to play off of and time to learn from the bench...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 173,528 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Metrics 101: Best Seasons That Didn't Result in MVP

    Not every great season in NBA history is rewarded with an MVP trophy. This year, another all-time campaign will go unrecognized...

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  21. Golden State Warriors Power Rankings: Who's Most Important for a Title Run?

    The Golden State Warriors are simultaneously breathing easy and overcome with anxiety. The former comes from their league-leading seven-game winning streak —decided by an average margin of 17...

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  22. Sam Hinkie Reportedly to Speak with Kings Regarding Front-Office Job

    The Sacramento Kings have received permission to speak with former Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie about a possible role in their front office, according to ESPN...

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  23. LeVar Burton on LaVar Ball: He and Trump Are 'Two Peas in a Pod'

    LaVar Ball has said a lot of things recently, and it's starting to get on the nerves of a more famous LaVar. Well, "LeVar...

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  24. Lonzo, LaVar Ball Say It'd Be a 'Blessing' to Join Lakers on ESPN's 'First Take'

    Former UCLA star and NBA prospect Lonzo Ball said he would love to play for his hometown Los Angeles Lakers during an interview on ESPN's First Take on Monday. "At the end of the day, I'll play for any team," he said on the show...

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  25. Jeanie Buss Remains Lakers Controlling Owner, Brother Jim Removed as Co-Trustee

    The Buss family asked a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge on Monday to enact an order keeping Jeanie Buss as the controlling owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and retaining ...

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