1. 2018 NBA Draft: Top 10 Storylines to Keep an Eye On

    The NBA draft discussion includes a variety of topics, from the No. 1 overall contenders and top returning prospects to the NCAA's scandal and how it affects scouting...

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  2. Joel Embiid Told Draymond Green He Would 'Kick His Ass' When 76ers Play Warriors

    Joel Embiid has established himself as one of the NBA 's preeminent jokesters, and he said Friday that he plans to have some fun when the Philadelphia 76ers square off against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night at Oracle Arena...

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  3. Eric Bledsoe to Start in Place of Malcolm Brogdon for Bucks vs. Spurs

    Newly acquired point guard Eric Bledsoe will start in place of Malcolm Brogdon for the Milwaukee Bucks when they face the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night, according to Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ...

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  4. Josh Smith Released by Pelicans After Less Than 2 Weeks

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced they released forward Josh Smith on Friday after using a hardship waiver to sign the veteran in late October. Shams Charania ‏ of The Vertical passed along the news...

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  5. Lorenzen Wright Murder Weapon May Have Been Discovered by Investigators

    Memphis police announced Thursday they believe they have found the gun that was used to kill former NBA center Lorenzen Wright...

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  6. Lakers Rumors: Julius Randle Trade, Mindaugas Kuzminskas and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers always seem to be in the spotlight. And that means they always seem to be at the center of the rumor mill, too, especially in a season leading up to a summer where the team is expected to make a major push in free agency...

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  7. Jimmer Fredette, Stephon Marbury Get into Shoving Match During Game in China

    Earlier this week , former NBA player and current Shanghai Sharks guard Jimmer Fredette recorded 50 points during a Chinese Basketball Association game...

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  8. Sacramento Kings Troll 76ers, Joel Embiid After 109-108 Win vs. Philadelphia

    The Sacramento Kings are trusting a process of their own following a 109-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at Golden 1 Center on Thursday...

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  9. Thunder Hold Team Meeting Following 4-Game Losing Streak

    The Oklahoma City Thunder held a team meeting Thursday following a 102-94 loss to the Denver Nuggets . According to Fred Katz of the Norman Transcript , Carmelo Anthony commented on the decision to have a meeting: " You have to talk about it...

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  10. Before They Were Co-Hosts, Shaq and Chuck Got into It on the Court

    Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley are now a dynamic duo in the NBA media. But before they were co-hosts, they had some history on the court. Watch above. Bleacher Report is your No...

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  11. NBA Rumors: Latest on Julius Randle's Future with Lakers and Other Buzz

    The Los Angles Lakers are better than last season. That's unmistakable. They're 5-6, have seven players averaging double figures in terms of points and have done all that despite Lonzo Ball being objectively bad in every facet of the game...

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  12. NBA Power Rankings: Kyrie Irving, Red-Hot Boston Celtics Continue to Rise

    A few early high-fliers returned to Earth this past week, which offered some welcome clarity in the latest edition of NBA power rankings...

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  13. The 'Ball Don't Lie' Non-Stars: Who Are the NBA's Worst Free-Throw Shooters?

    You know the NBA 's "Ball Don't Lie" non-stars when you see them. They trudge toward the free-throw line with deer-in-headlights terror showing through feigned confidence. They take so many deep breaths you think they might faint...

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  14. 'I'm F--king Guarding Blake Griffin': What It's Really Like for New NBA Rookies

    Josh Jackson was always one of the biggest, strongest, most talented athletes on the court. It was like that when he was a kid growing up in San Diego, when he was in high school ...

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  15. Golden State Warriors on Pace for Best Offensive Season in NBA History

    With the clock ticking toward halftime, the Denver Nuggets had done everything in their power to corral an unstoppable machine...

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  16. James Harden Posts Triple-Double; Rockets Beat Cavaliers 117-113

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James took flight for an emphatic dunk late in the second quarter of Thursday's game against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center, but Houston guard James Harden had the last laugh...

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  17. James Harden Triple-Double Pushes Rockets to Win over LeBron James, Cavaliers

    James Harden and the Houston Rockets prevailed against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 117-113 in a Thursday battle between early MVP candidates at the Toyota Center...

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  18. Lonzo Ball Flirts with Triple-Double in Lakers' Loss to John Wall, Wizards

    Lonzo Ball appeared on pace for his first career triple-double through three quarters of the Los Angeles Lakers ' 111-95 loss to the Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena on Thursday night...

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  19. LeBron James Blows by Trevor Ariza for Emphatic Dunk

    Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza appeared to want none of Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James during the final minute of the second quarter of Thursday's game at Toyota Center...

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  20. John Wall Hits Lakers with Posterizing Dunk, Chase-Down Block

    The Los Angeles Lakers may not want to see much of Washington Wizards guard John Wall following Thursday's game at Capital One Arena...

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  21. Vince Carter Ruled Out vs. 76ers with Kidney Stones

    Sacramento Kings forward Vince Carter has been ruled out for Thursday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers with kidney stones, according to NBC Sports Bay Area's James Ham ...

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  22. Vince Carter Says He Hopes Raptors Retire His Jersey

    Sacramento Kings swingman Vince Carter , 40, is busy in his 20th season in the NBA on his seventh different team, but he is still remembered for his time with the Toronto Raptors in the early portion of his career...

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  23. LeBron James Says He'd 'Obviously' Be Interested in Potentially Buying Cavaliers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers aren't for sale. But if Dan Gilbert ever makes the franchise available to the highest bidder, LeBron James could be interested in buying the team that drafted him first overall in 2003...

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  24. Chicago Bulls Will Host 2020 NBA All-Star Game

    The Chicago Bulls will be the hosts for the 2020 NBA All-Star Game, the league announced  Friday. ESPN.com's Nick Friedell  initially reported the news Thursday. It will be the first time the event is in the Windy City since 1988...

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  25. Jason Kidd: Lonzo Ball Comparison 'A Stretch,' Lakers Rookie 'Has a Way to Go'

    Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd is pushing back against the comparisons that Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball plays the game like he did...

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