1. After Last Season's Disaster, How's Carmelo? 'Angry'

    Carmelo Anthony usually takes a month off after each season ends before getting back in the gym, allowing himself a chance to rest and recover after the grueling NBA schedule.....

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  2. How the Lakers Can Develop Their Young Talent

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  3. Can Lakers Succeed with Kobe on Minutes Limit?

    Byron Scott has been making his media rounds this week, telling everyone what he expects from his team this season. One important note was that Scott was very adamant about limiting Kobe Bryant 's minutes this season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 513 reads 0 comments

  4. Lin's Hidden Value at the Hoop

    Since his NBA debut four years ago, new Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin has evolved from a seldom-used backup into one of the league's most efficient and underrated scorers at the rim...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 days ago 2,383 reads 0 comments

  5. Which Danny Granger Are the Miami Heat Getting?

    Danny Granger was an All-Star, team leading scorer and elite defender. But removed from injury and his normal scene, what Danny Granger are the Miami Heat going to get?.....

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  6. Past and Present Collide as Bosh Prepares to Lead Heat's Future

    Will Chris Bosh thrive in his new role in Miami? We look at how he handled leadership during his tenure with the Toronto Raptors and what he's done this off-season to help guide the Heat to continued postseason success...

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  7. After Tough Playoffs, Mario Chalmers Promises a Major Comeback for Heat

    MIAMI — It had been nearly a month since his downward spiral had finally stopped, only because the NBA season had cruelly ended...

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  8. Breaking Down Portland Trail Blazers Center Position for 2014-15 Season

    Despite such a successful, turnaround season, the Portland Trail Blazers had one of the worst frontcourts in the NBA last season...

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  9. Breaking Down NY Knicks' Shooting Guard Position for 2014-15 Season

    The New York Knicks go into 2014-15 with a strong shooting guard rotation, having steadily added to the position for the past few years. With Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith and Tim Hardaway Jr...

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  10. Building the Ideal Rotation for the Oklahoma City Thunder Next Season

    The only certainty about the Oklahoma City Thunder 's rotation next season is that Kevin Durant , Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka will be occupying the bulk of the minutes at their respective positions...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 4 days ago 9,739 reads 64 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest X-Factors for 2014-15 Season

    With training camp looming, the Los Angeles Lakers are looking to acclimate a new head coach, blend new and returning players and turn the page on a disappointing chapter. The 2014-15 season promises to have more X-factors than usual...

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  12. 5 NBA Rookies Who Will Outshine Their Competition During 2014-15 Season

    Not many NBA rookies have the chops to compete with or outperform teammates playing the same position. Only the most talented and skilled newcomers can exceed the production and impact of their counterparts...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 4 days ago 46,410 reads 104 comments

  13. Woj: Team USA a Recruiting Platform for Coach K

    MADRID – The confetti falls, the star-spangled banner plays and the USA Basketball illusion plays itself out again and again...

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  14. NBA Training Camp 2014: Biggest Question Each Team Must Answer

    NBA training camp is set to open Sept. 30 , and while casual fans won't truly refocus on basketball until the regular season, there are plenty of storylines available to pique the interest of the Association's most avid followers...

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  15. Relentless Faried Shines in World Cup Final

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  16. Where Does 2014 Team USA Rank Among America's All-Time Best Basketball Squads?

    This brand of Team USA basketball was better than you think. Team USA capped off its perfect summer Sunday, treating Serbia to a 129-92 romping in the 2014 FIBA World Cup final, ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 60,795 reads 148 comments

  17. How Should the Warriors Handle Klay Thompson Conundrum?

    The Golden State Warriors will be in a bit of a predicament with respect to Klay Thompson ’s extension. He’s a stud 2-guard who makes it rain from long range, and he’s morphed into the Warriors’ best perimeter defender...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 4 days ago 24,875 reads 68 comments

  18. Breaking Down the Roles of Chicago Bulls Bench in 2014-15

    On paper, the Chicago Bulls possess one of the league’s best benches. Each member has a role, whether it’s bringing stifling defense or lights-out shooting to the table...

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  19. Can Kemba Walker and Lance Stephenson Become a Top Backcourt Pairing?

    One was a college darling who authored the quintessential fairy-tale ending; the other was a misfit prospect whose career was more forgettable than famed...

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  20. Anthony Davis, Monty Williams win gold at FIBA World Cup

    In a fitting capper Sunday to what was a dominant performance by USA Basketball throughout the entire FIBA World Cup, the Americans clinched a gold medal by pounding Serbia, 129-92...

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  21. Breaking Down Each NBA Team's Early-Season Trade Bait

    Just because free agency has concluded doesn't mean player movement needs to. While players may feel a greater sense of job security as training camps get underway, it's important to remember rosters are hardly set in stone...

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  22. Derrick Rose Golden Despite Zero Points in Final

    Joining Brazil and Yugoslavia as the only countries to repeat as champions in the 64-year history of this tournament.....

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  23. Team USA Find Inspiration from George

    MADRID — As Kyrie Irving waited to walk outside the Palacio de Deportes de la Comunidad doors late Sunday night, hordes of screaming fans and a rumbling bus both demanding his presence, he was well aware of what lie ahead...

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  24. Biggest Breakout Stars from 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

    The United States added another gold medal to its trophy case after a 129-92 victory over Serbia on Sunday at the FIBA World Cup in Spain...

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  25. Rubio Looks Ahead to Life Without Love

    MADRID – As the hours lurched to the gold-medal game on Sunday night, Ricky Rubio still wondered whether he could bring himself to a television for United States-Serbia...

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