1. Tyler Lydon Declares for 2017 NBA Draft

    Syracuse Orange forward Tyler Lydon declared for the NBA draft Wednesday on his Twitter page: Lydon was a sophomore during the 2016-17 season and averaged 13.2 points and 8...

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  2. Marcus Foster Will Forgo 2017 NBA Draft, Return to Creighton

    Creighton guard Marcus Foster will return to Creighton for his senior season, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports and ESPN.com's Jeff Borzello ...

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  3. From Jeremy Lin to Kevin Durant: Why the NBA Is Going Wild for Potato Trophies

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  4. LaVar Ball Responds to LeBron James' Request to Stop Talking About His Kids

    LeBron James took umbrage with LaVar Ball's comments about his children, but the father of UCLA's Lonzo Ball is refusing to back down from the comments that initially caught James' attention...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 hours ago 13,283 reads 0 comments

  5. John Collins Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Sign with Agent

    Wake Forest breakout star John Collins is riding a wave of momentum by declaring for the 2017 NBA Draft . Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news Wednesday but noted Collins will not sign an agent...

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  6. Serge Ibaka, Robin Lopez Suspended 1 Game for Throwing Punches During Fight

    Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka and Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez have each been suspended for one game after they were involved in a physical altercation during the Raptors' 122-120 win at Air Canada Centre Tuesday night...

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  7. Dirk Nowitzki Rises Up All-Time Defensive Rebounding List

    Dallas Mavericks big man Dirk Nowitzki gathered in eight defensive rebounds in Tuesday's 112-87 loss to the Golden State Warriors...

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  8. Joel Embiid to Undergo Surgery on Meniscus Tear in Knee

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid will undergo surgery on the meniscus tear in his left knee in the coming days, the team announced . ESPN.com's Marc Stein first reported the surgery as "very likely...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 hours ago 8,616 reads 0 comments

  9. Kevin Durant Reportedly on Track to Return in Regular Season from Knee Injury

    The Golden State Warriors are hopeful that Kevin Durant can return before the end of the regular season, according to Marc Stein of ESPN, given the progress he's made in his ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 hours ago 18,634 reads 0 comments

  10. Donovan Mitchell, Deng Adel and Jaylen Johnson Declare for 2017 NBA Draft

    Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell will declare for the 2017 NBA draft but will not hire an agent, preserving his final two years of eligibility. Jeff Goodman of ESPN first reported the news about Mitchell...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 hours ago 2,260 reads 0 comments

  11. Jayson Tatum Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Duke

    Duke forward Jayson Tatum declared for the 2017 NBA draft Wednesday after just one season with the Blue Devils. "It's extremely exciting," Tatum said to Evan Daniels of Scout...

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  12. Ivan Rabb Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Return to Cal

    California power forward Ivan Rabb announced Wednesday that he would enter the 2017 NBA draft and does not plan to return to school. "Cal meant a lot to me," he told Marc J...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 hours ago 2,720 reads 0 comments

  13. BIG3, Fox Sports Announce TV Contract for 3-on-3 League's Inaugural Season

    BIG3, the new three-on-three professional basketball league, and Fox Sports announced an agreement Wednesday to air games from the league's inaugural season on Fox Sports 1, with the championship game being shown on the Fox network...

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  14. 'Tinderization of the NBA' Reportedly Helping Players' Performance in Road Games

    A general manager and former player have both claimed that NBA players are performing better on the road in the modern NBA, in part, because they can use dating apps and social media ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 hours ago 185,675 reads 0 comments

  15. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Reportedly Among Brooklyn Nets' Top Free-Agent Targets

    The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly set their sights on Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope , a potential restricted free agent, heading into the offseason...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 hours ago 8,351 reads 0 comments

  16. Stephen Curry Owns 4 of the 5 Highest Three-Point Seasons in NBA History

    Fact: Stephen Curry made his 270th three-pointer of the season in the Golden State Warriors' 112-87 win over the Dallas Mavericks. He now owns four of the five highest three-point seasons in NBA history...

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  17. NBA 8th-Seed Power Rankings

    For all the digital ink spilled over the Golden State Warriors , San Antonio Spurs and Cleveland Cavaliers at the top of the NBA , and the gallons more spent pontificating on ...

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  18. Metrics 101: The Top 5 NBA Defenders at Every Position

    Don't test these guys. Though offense often reigns supreme in today's NBA , especially with the ceaselessly expanding use of three-point jumpers, some players can slow down almost anyone...

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  19. NBA Draft: Updated Big Board After the First Week of March Madness

    With only 16 teams remaining in the NCAA tournament, it's time for an update to the 2017 NBA draft big board. Five of our top 10 prospects are still alive and looking to improve their stock before workouts, testing and interviews...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 hours ago 55,903 reads 0 comments

  20. Steve Kerr Says He'd Be Open to Less Pay for Reduced NBA Schedule

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr proposed reducing the NBA regular season from 82 games to 75 Tuesday and stated he'd be willing to take a pay cut to make it happen...

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  21. NBA Comparisons for the Top Players in the Sweet 16

    Basketball is a team game, but it's hard not to focus on individual players who have been most responsible for getting their squads this far in the NCAA tournament...

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  22. Nearly Forgotten, J.R. Smith Is Cleveland Cavaliers' Secret Playoff Weapon

    CLEVELAND — J.R. Smith is sitting at his locker, openly complaining about having to put on a shirt. No one is really listening, mind you...

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  23. How Malcolm Brogdon Went from NBA Draft Afterthought to Rookie of the Year Race

    LOS ANGELES — Last spring, one player in particular had NBA executives buzzing at the league's predraft camp in Chicago. Not Ben Simmons, the eventual No. 1 pick; he declined to attend...

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  24. Giannis Antetokounmpo Throws Down Smooth 1-Handed Jam on Break vs. Blazers

    Giannis Antetokounmpo does not run. He glides. Early in the second quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks star stole the ball, surged ahead and smoothly converted a one-handed dunk...

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  25. Brook Lopez Sinks Pistons with Game-Winning Runner at the Buzzer

    The Brooklyn Nets won (for a change) Tuesday night, and they did so in walk-off fashion. With 2.4 seconds remaining and the Nets deadlocked at 96 against the Detroit Pistons, ...

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