1. JR Smith Says He Wanted to Ask Out of Cavaliers' Lineup Due to Struggles

    JR Smith was struggling so much earlier in the 2017-18 NBA season that he considered asking head coach Tyronn Lue to move him to the second unit...

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  2. 'What Have I Earned?': Jabari Parker Staying Humble, Guarded in Latest Comeback

    NEW YORK — Here is a list of things Jabari Parker likes to do during his free time: Go to the zoo. Museums, too, but the zoo, according to his father Sonny Parker, is his favorite away-from-basketball activity...

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  3. Rockets Rumors: Troy Williams Won't Be Released Before Joe Johnson Signing

    The Houston Rockets reportedly will keep guard Troy Williams even though the team must clear a roster spot to sign Joe Johnson , according to Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania ...

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  4. Paul Pierce Talks Ray Allen Missing Celtics Jersey Retirement Ceremony

    Paul Pierce isn't holding ill will toward Ray Allen for skipping his jersey retirement ceremony Sunday...

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  5. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2018: TV Info and Analysis for Celebrity Showdown

    Just like the fact that there are always professional athletes who want to be actors, rappers and singers, there are always entertainers who want to be professional athletes...

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  6. Forget Trash Talk: Throwing Shade Has Taken over the NBA

    I t is a fine stroke of luck that a city where drama is manufactured on a daily basis would play host to the NBA ’s wildest B-plot...

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  7. Gregg Popovich Says 'We Live in a Racist Country,' Talks Black History Month

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich explained Monday night why he thinks it's important for the NBA to celebrate Black History Month. "I think it's pretty obvious," he told reporters ...

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  8. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2018: Participants and Predictions for All-Star Saturday

    The most electric skill competition at any professional All-Star Game takes center stage on Saturday, as four of the NBA 's rising stars square off in the Slam Dunk Contest. Rookies Dennis Smith Jr...

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  9. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The new-look Cleveland Cavaliers (33-22) will look to earn their fourth straight win and third following last Thursday's trade deadline on Tuesday when they visit the Oklahoma City Thunder (32-25) as road underdogs...

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  10. NBA All-Star Game 2018 Rosters: LeBron vs. Steph Starters, Reserves and Analysis

    With less than a week remaining before Sunday's 2018 NBA All-Star Game, captains Stephen Curry and LeBron James have locked in their rosters for the world's greatest pickup game...

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  11. Power Ranking Every Starting Lineup Post-NBA Trade Deadline

    The 2018 NBA trade deadline is behind us, with a whirlwind of activity dramatically reshaping clubs like the Cleveland Cavaliers and Detroit Pistons...

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  12. Every NBA Contender's Odds of Landing LeBron James in 2018 Free Agency

    Something needs to fill the void left by the official end of the NBA trade season. And fortunately for us, LeBron James is slated for free agency this summer, which offers a nice outlet for our need to speculate and conspire...

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  13. Metrics 101: Ranking NBA's Greatest All-Star Performances

    How much does Kobe Bryant 's unforgettable dunk against LeBron James matter in a statistical analysis of All-Star performances? Can it help the Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard ...

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  14. Building the Perfect Rotation for New-Look Cleveland Cavaliers

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue has some tough decisions to make. No, not whether he wants to watch Isaiah Thomas or Derrick Rose taking their turn getting destroyed by opposing guards, but rather a more pleasant problem...

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  15. NBA All-Star Game 2018: Starting Lineups, Reserves, Roster Breakdown

    A new NBA All-Star Game format has arrived in 2018. Teams are no longer separated by conference. Instead, LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Stephen Curry of the Golden ...

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  16. Steve Kerr Lets Draymond Green and More Warriors Coach During Blowout vs. Suns

    When you have four All-Stars on your roster and you're playing one of the NBA 's worst teams, you can afford to take the night off...

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  17. Joel Embiid Says People Around Markelle Fultz Aren't Supporting Him

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid discussed the issues plaguing teammate Markelle Fultz and his shooting following Philadelphia's 108-92 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday...

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  18. Isaiah Thomas Throws Shade Toward Cavaliers When Asked About Lakers Practice

    As new Los Angeles Lakers guard Isaiah Thomas gave an update on his hip Monday, he threw in a comment about his former team's practice habits in the process. "I'm feeling good...

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  19. Ty Lawson Rumors: Wizards 'Seriously Considering' PG, Involved in Talks

    Point guard Ty Lawson hasn't played a regular-season game in the NBA since last season when he was a member of the Sacramento Kings , but the Washington Wizards are reportedly thinking about signing him...

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  20. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Limited in Practice with Knee Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball took a step toward his return to the court Monday. The Lakers announced the rookie "was a limited participant" during Monday's practice...

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  21. LaVar Ball: Lonzo Won't Re-Sign with Lakers Unless LiAngelo, LaMelo Are Signed

    LaVar Ball has a master plan of getting all three of his sons on the same NBA team, and it could impact the long-term status of Lonzo Ball ...

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  22. Kyrie Irving Reveals June 29 Release Date for 'Uncle Drew' Movie

    Kyrie Irving announced Monday that his Uncle Drew film will be released on June 29. The Boston Celtics point guard promoted the movie on Instagram with a poster of him as the titular character, which was first introduced in a Pepsi ad campaign...

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  23. Report: Markelle Fultz, 76ers Using VR Goggles to Help with Shooting Struggles

    The Philadelphia 76ers have reportedly begun using virtual reality technology with guard Markelle Fultz as part of his rehabilitation, hoping he can rebuild confidence in his ailing jumper...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Greg Oden to Take Part in BIG3 Draft Combine Ahead of 2018 Season

    Greg Oden will get a chance to return to the basketball court next summer after agreeing to join the BIG3 draft pool, the league announced Monday. The 2007 No...

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  25. Kevin Love: Sitting out Game vs. Celtics Was Like Missing 1st Day of School

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' blowout win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday seemed like a fresh start to their season, and Kevin Love was upset he couldn't take part in the fun...

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