1. Draymond Green Says He'll Be 'Fine' After Knee Injury vs. Rockets

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green downplayed the knee injury that forced him to miss the final quarter of Tuesday's season-opening loss to the Houston Rockets .  According to ESPN's Chris Haynes , Green said, " I'll be good...

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  2. 10 Burning Questions Entering 2017-18 NBA Season

    The NBA is back like it never left. The bridge between the 2017 Finals and the 2017-18 opener was a steady stream of drama, intrigue and enough activity to almost make you not miss the games themselves...

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  3. Play That Man! NBA Players Who Deserve More Run This Season

    The opening salvo is all about experimentation. Sure, every NBA team would like to kick off the regular season by winning one game after another. But it's even more important to set the stage for success down the road...

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  4. Ranking Most NBA-Ready Rookies as 2017-18 Tips Off

    Some NBA rookies are more prepared than others for the daunting transition from college to the pros. Predraft production is only a small part of the equation when predicting NBA readiness, though there isn't an exact science...

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  5. Kevin Durant's Potential Game-Winner vs. Rockets Waved Off After Review

    Golden State Warriors superstar and 2017 NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant thought he opened the season with a game-winning shot versus the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena on Tuesday night...

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  6. Chris Paul Suffers Knee Injury vs. Warriors

    Houston Rockets star point guard Chris Paul suffered a knee injury in Tuesday's season-opening win against the Golden State Warriors ...

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  7. James Harden, Rockets Rally to Beat Warriors; Kevin Durant Buzzer-Beater Late

    The Houston Rockets spoiled the Golden State Warriors' title celebration Tuesday night behind a furious fourth-quarter comeback to down the defending champions 122-121 at Oracle Arena...

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  8. Shaquille O'Neal Crashes TBS 'MLB Postseason Post Game' Show

    Game 3 of the National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs concluded before the season-opening contest featuring the Golden State Warriors ...

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  9. Omri Casspi Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Rockets

    The Golden State Warriors announced forward Omri Casspi suffered a "tweaked right ankle sprain" and would not return to Tuesday's season opener against the Houston Rockets ...

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  10. Cavs Players on Gordon Hayward Injury: 'I Was Hoping I Didn't See What I Saw'

    CLEVELAND — The immediate reactions varied from players turning and covering their eyes in horror to courtside fans with hands over their agape mouths pointing in shock about what just unfolded before them...

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  11. Draymond Green Suffers Knee Injury vs. Rockets

    The Golden State Warriors might have to play without Draymond Green after they announced the forward left Tuesday's season opener against the Houston Rockets with a left knee strain and wouldn't return...

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  12. 'Out of Shape' LeBron James Works Out After Cavs Beat Celtics in Season Opener

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in Tuesday's 102-99 season-opening victory over the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena, but the three-time NBA champion wasn't all that pleased with his performance...

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  13. Kevin Love Says Gordon Hayward 'Means a Lot to This League' After Ankle Injury

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love was at a loss for words regarding Gordon Hayward's injury Tuesday night...

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  14. Bulls Season Was Always in Trouble, But Portis-Mirotic Incident Screams Disaster

    Two days before their season opener, the Chicago Bulls are even more of a disaster than we thought. As The Vertical's Shams Charania first reported, power forwards Bobby ...

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  15. Kyrie Irving: Gordon Hayward Will 'Fight Like Hell' After Ankle, Leg Injuries

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said Gordon Hayward will "fight like hell" to return to the floor after suffering a fractured tibia and dislocation of his left ankle in Tuesday's season-opening loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  16. Twitter Reacts to Klay Thompson Impersonator Attending Warriors-Rockets Game

    As Andrew Joseph of For The Win noted last June, a Klay Thompson impersonator played by YouTube personality BigDawsTv attended Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Shake Hands After Cavs Defeat Celtics

    A pair of famous former teammates came together after the Cleveland Cavaliers opened the 2017-18 season with a 102-99 victory over the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night...

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  18. Warriors Championship 2017 Banner, Ring Ceremony Twitter Reaction and Highlights

    For the second time in three years, the Golden State Warriors opened their season by celebrating a championship with some fresh new jewelry and a banner commemorating an NBA Finals triumph over the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Brad Stevens on Gordon Hayward Injury: 'You Hurt for Him'

    Not only did the Boston Celtics lose Tuesday's season opener to the Cleveland Cavaliers , but they also lost Gordon Hayward to a gruesome ankle injury in the first quarter...

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  20. Golden State Warriors Receive 2017 NBA Championship Rings

    The Golden State Warriors received their 2017 NBA championship rings before beginning their title defense with a home game versus the Houston Rockets at Oracle Arena on Tuesday night...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Cavaliers Nab Season-Opening Win vs. Celtics as Gordon Hayward Injures Ankle

    It took less than six minutes for Gordon Hayward's season to likely end. Six minutes for the Boston Celtics' hopes of unseating the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference to all but vanish...

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  22. Cavaliers Decide Not to Run Kyrie Irving Tribute Video vs. Celtics

    The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly opted against running a previously scheduled tribute video for Kyrie Irving during Tuesday night's season opener against the Boston Celtics ...

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  23. LeBron James Consoles Gordon Hayward After Star Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James consoled Gordon Hayward after the Boston Celtics forward suffered a gruesome ankle injury in Tuesday night's season-opening game...

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  24. Gordon Hayward's Gruesome Ankle Injury Sparks Outpouring of Support on Twitter

    Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward 's first year with the Boston Celtics started in devastating fashion during Tuesday's season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  25. Boston's Kyrie Irving Booed Vociferously in First Return to Cleveland

    As expected, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving received a cold welcome from Cleveland Cavaliers fans upon his first return to Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night...

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