1. Gortat: Trevor Ariza Wanted to Return to the Western Conference

    Washington Wizards teammate Marcin Gortat said he didn't think Trevor Ariza made his free agency decision solely based on money. The Polish Hammer speculated said, β€œIn my opinion I think he was trying to get back to the West...

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  2. Patty Mills Nominated for Australia's 'The Don Award'

    Patty Mills, an Australian native, has been nominated for the Australia Sports Hall of Fame's 'The Don Award'...

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  3. The Future Is Now for Cory Joseph

    Like the rest of his Spurs teammates, Toronto native Cory Joseph enjoyed the chance to take the Larry O'Brien NBA championship trophy back home for a few days over the summer...

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  4. Boris Diaw Has the Perfect Response for Gregg Popovich Poking Fun

    During media day, Gregg Popovich had some snide remarks for Boris Diaw, insinuating that he's been packing on the pounds in the off-season...

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  5. Tyreke Evans Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Hamstring and Return

    The New Orleans Pelicans play their first game of the 2014-15 season on October 28 against Orlando , and it appears there is a chance star shooting guard Tyreke Evans won't be able to suit up for that contest...

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  6. Duncan Admits to 'Hesitation' in Returning

    SAN ANTONIO β€” Tim Duncan did not wrestle with the decision per se, but it is fair to say he sparred with it...

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  7. Tyreke Evans out 3-5 Weeks with Hamstring Injury

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Tyreke Evans is expected to miss 3-5 weeks with a strained right hamstring...

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  8. Potential Role Changes Highlight Rockets' Focus Entering Training Camp

    The Rockets would rather their to-do list not be quite so interesting and unpredictable. The NBA , however, rarely works that way, even with four starters back and a veteran such as forward Trevor Ariza in place to step in...

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  9. Duncan, Spurs Begin Path to Repeat

    SAN ANTONIO β€” Tim Duncan did not wrestle with the decision per se, but it is fair to say he sparred with it...

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  10. Could San Antonio Spurs Be Even Better This Time?

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is already devising plans to keep his 2014 champions motivated after a one-sided, five-game series against the Miami Heat ...

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  11. Why Jrue Holiday-Anthony Davis Could Be NBA's Next Big 1-2 Punch

    The New Orleans Pelicans have a blossoming two-way force on their hands. A couple of them, actually. Point guard Jrue Holiday and versatile big man Anthony Davis have ...

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  12. Ginobili Cleared to Play, but Says He Isn't Quite Ready to Go

    SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Spurs ' Manu Ginobili didn't play with Team Argentina at the 2014 FIBA World Cup due to an injured leg (right leg stress fracture) and the Spurs telling him to sit out the tournament...

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  13. Pelicans Add Kevin Jones, 3 Others to Roster

    NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed Kevin Jones, Dionte Christmas and Vernon Macklin to their training camp roster. Per team policy, terms of the agreements were not disclosed...

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  14. PG Minutes Crunch Not a Concern for Carlisle

    The Dallas Mavericks roster features three point guards with experience as starters for playoff teams. This is a positive, not a problem.....

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  15. Chandler Parsons: I'm Dialed in on Defense

    Chandler Parsons did not arrive in Dallas with a reputation for being a good defender. He expects that to change.....

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  16. Mavs to Take Strength-in-Numbers Approach to Filling Shawn Marion's Void

    For each of the past five seasons there was no question who the Dallas Mavericks would turn to on the defensive end of the floor to help engineer one final stop with the game on the line...

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  17. Rick Carlisle Says Mavs Will Rely on Grit, Toughness in '14-15

    Despite leading his team through the 2013-14 schedule with a 49-33 record and returning the franchise to the playoffs for a 13th time in the last 14 years, Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle enters this season with loftier aspirations...

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  18. Spurs Re-Sign Aron Baynes

    1:35pm: The contract will be worth $2.1MM, according to Marc Stein of ESPN.com (Twitter link), so he didn't sign the qualifying offer...

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  19. Spurs' Manu Ginobili Cleared, but 'Work in Progress'

    San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili missed the 2014 FIBA World Cup because of a right fibula injury, and on media day it sounds like, while he's still recovering from the injury, ...

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  20. Predicting the Biggest Changes We'll See from Houston Rockets Next Season

    The Houston Rockets face a paradoxical conundrum: While they technically got worse, they are at a point in their rebuilding efforts when they are normally expected to improve. That presents some big challenges for them in the upcoming campaign...

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  21. Houston Rockets: Who's to Blame for James Harden's Defensive Struggles?

    James Harden 's defensive struggles have been a popular topic of conversation ever since he donned Houston Rockets ' red and white. Harden has been chided by media and fans for his lack of effort, becoming a league wide punchline all too often...

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  22. Jonesing for Respect: The Importance of Terrence Jones to Rockets

    The Houston Rockets face numerous questions entering the regular season. With plenty of new faces, Rockets' coach Kevin McHale will need training camp to make sense of his rebuilt roster...

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  23. Can Austin Daye Be the Next San Antonio Spurs Success Story?

    Austin Daye is probably the least notable player on the San Antonio Spurs roster. Averaging only 8.2 minutes last season, Daye went largely unnoticed by many NBA fans.....

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  24. Boris Diaw to Join San Antonio Spurs in Berlin

    Boris Diaw will not be joining the San Antonio Spurs for camp tomorrow. Instead, he will join the team in Berlin before the Spurs first preseason game against Alba Berlin on October 8th, reports Buck Harvey of San Antonio Express-News...

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  25. Fan Excited to Take Picture with Kawhi Leonard...

    We bring you more low-hanging fruit from social media today, with this posting of an unfortunate fan who thought he was getting a nifty keepsake snapshot with Spurs star Kawhi Leonard...

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