1. Payne Relieved to Get First Game 'Under His Belt'

    "Felt good to get the first one under my belt." Adreian Payne had a mixed bag of basketball results after his first ever preseason game in the NBA ...

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  2. 5 Reasons Why the Orlando Magic Could Outperform Low Expectations in 2014-15

    Coming off a forgettable season that joined the rebuilding—and low—ranks of the Philadelphia 76ers and Milwaukee Bucks , even modest improvement would be a welcome sign for this season's Orlando Magic ...

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  3. Dwyane Wade Can Redefine Career Again in the Post-LeBron James Era

    Dwyane Wade won't be the same player without LeBron James , and he can't go back to where he was before the pair joined forces. That's neither a blessing nor a curse, though, elements of both are surely present...

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  4. Why the Washington Wizards Should Expect Several Clutch Moments from the Truth

    The young Washington Wizards will look to build upon their second-round berth in last year's playoffs, hoping that the veteran leadership of Paul Pierce can help John Wall and Bradley Beal take their team to the next level...

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  5. Meet Al Horford, the NBA's Hidden Superstar

    Everyone seems to have different definitions of the term "superstar," at least when used in an NBA context, but allow me to share mine. It shouldn't have anything to do with widespread recognition...

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  6. Pierce Preaching Efficiency Entering 17th Season

    6-year-old Paul Pierce says he wants to be “very efficient” in everything he does with his new team, the Washington Wizards .....

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  7. Andre Miller's Hair Is Ready for 2014

    Andre Miller and his hair made their preseason debuts on Monday night, and the reviews were overwhelmingly positive. For the hair, certainly.....

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  8. Wizards Opener Statement of Physical Identity

    CHICAGO — There was a tangible buzz, one not typically associated with insignificant exhibition basketball, as the Washington Wizards dressed in the visiting locker room at ...

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  9. Shabazz Napier Brings the 'Wow Factor' to the Miami Heat

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  10. Chris Bosh Is a Stealth NBA MVP Candidate for 2014-15 Season

    Chris Bosh is ready for his close-up. With LeBron James back with his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers and Dwyane Wade on the wane, the center is set to assume a much larger role for the Miami Heat in 2014-15...

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  11. Payton Impresses in Preseason Debut

    MIAMI — Elfrid Payton surprised himself Tuesday night. The Orlando Magic rookie point guard expected butterflies to rattle inside his stomach as his NBA preseason debut against the Miami Heat approached...

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  12. Cole Starts over Chalmers as Heat Fall to Magic in OT

    Erik Spoelstra stressed going into Tuesday night's 108-101 exhibition overtime loss to the Orlando Magic that it is too early to be trying to make points about he how his is utilizing his rotation...

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  13. Dwyane Wade Says 'The Sky's the Limit' for Victor Oladipo

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  14. Marble Helps Magic Top Heat in OT, 108-101

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  15. Watch: Birdman Soars for Monster Putback

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  16. Report: Henderson out 1-2 Weeks with Hamstring Strain

    Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Gerald Henderson is expected to miss one to two weeks of the preseason after a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Tuesday confirmed a right hamstring strain...

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  17. Beal: Pierce Has Influenced My Trash-Talking

    The young backcourt of the Washington Wizards had an interview recently with the Hang Time crew of NBA .Com. Paul Pierce revealed recently on why he chose the Wizards in the offseason...

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  18. Ariza: 'It Was Extremely Tough to Leave WSH'

    HOUSTON — The sun had yet to rise but Trevor Ariza was set to board a plane from Houston to Los Angeles with a game ball resting at his hip...

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  19. Report: Gerald Henderson to Miss 1-2 Weeks

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  20. Korver Returns After Birth of Child

    Kyle Korver was back at Hawks practice Tuesday, three days after his wife delivered the couple's second child and first son...

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  21. Which Reclamation Project Is Most Critical to Miami Heat's Success?

    For the past four years, Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra ’s most important job was in compelling LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh to play to their respective superstar potentials...

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  22. Hawks Defense Passes Preseason Test Against All-Star Davis, Pelicans

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  23. John Jenkins, Hawks Hold off Pelicans, 93-87

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  24. Diagnosing Washington Wizards' Weak Link for 2014-15 Season

    Every NBA fan—even casual ones—know about the Washington Wizards ’ young backcourt. Even in training camp, the debate has raged over where John Wall and Bradley ...

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  25. Al Jefferson: Sick of Being "Defensive Liability"

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