1. The Bottled Water Obsession Taking over NBA Locker Rooms

    Joel Embiid and Robert Covington can’t wait to ambush T.J. McConnell. It’s mid-February and McConnell, a 26-year-old undrafted point guard for the Philadelphia 76ers, ...

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  2. Ettore Messina to Coach Spurs vs. Warriors After Death of Gregg Popovich's Wife

    Assistant Ettore Messina will lead the San Antonio Spurs ' coaching staff for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after head coach Gregg Popovich 's wife, Erin Popovich, died Wednesday...

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  3. Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo to Enter 2018 NBA Draft, Won't Hire Agent

    Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo, the hero of this year's national championship game, will enter the NBA draft without hiring an agent, according to the school's website ...

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  4. LeBron's Heroics Save Cavs in Game 2, but Help Hasn't Been Easy to Find

    CLEVELAND — Tyronn Lue sat at the podium following his Cavaliers ' Game 2 100-97 win over the Indiana Pacers and smirked when asked about his team's success early in the night...

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  5. NBA Draft 2018: Latest Mock Draft for the Best Prospects Atop Round 1

    The NBA playoffs are officially underway. That means that all kinds of postseason highlights and legendary performances are piling up for fans to enjoy...

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  6. James Dolan: Kristaps Porzingis Could Miss Entire Season with Knee Injury

    New York Knicks owner James Dolan said Wednesday that star forward Kristaps Porzingis could potentially miss the entire 2018-19 season after tearing his ACL in February...

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  7. Report: 'Forceful Blow' Could Permanently Damage Joel Embiid's Eyesight

    The Philadelphia 76ers ' cautious approach with center Joel Embiid may be warranted in the wake of a report regarding his orbital bone fracture...

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  8. Lamar Odom Tells TMZ He's Looking to Return to Basketball Overseas, Not BIG3

    Former NBA power forward Lamar Odom said he's training in hopes of landing a contract with a professional team overseas. On Thursday, TMZ Sports provided comments from Odom, who noted he's open to offers but mentioned Italy as a possibility...

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  9. Kevin Durant, JJ Watt, Roger Federer Named to Time's 100 Most Influential People

    Several athletes—including Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant , Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and tennis star Roger Federer —were named to Time 's 2018 list of the world's 100 most influential people Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Philadelphia 76ers vs. Miami Heat Game 3 Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The sixth-seeded Miami Heat will look to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series against the third-seeded Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday as small home underdogs at the sportsbooks ...

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  11. 'He's Just in a Different Mode': Rajon's 'Playoff Rondo' Legend Keeps Growing

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Exactly a year ago, Rajon Rondo was in this same position. After an up-and-down season with the Chicago Bulls that included an extended benching, Rondo transformed in the playoffs...

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  12. Joel Embiid's Return Isn't Matter of Desire, but Need for the 76ers vs. Heat

    CAMDEN, N.J. — Even without Joel Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers looked unstoppable Saturday night during Game 1 of their first-round series against the Miami Heat ...

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  13. NBA Playoff Schedule 2018: Dates, TV Coverage for Remaining Round 1 Games

    The Portland Trail Blazers have a problem, and head coach Terry Stotts and his players have to come up with an answer quickly, or the Blazers' season will come to an abrupt end...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Tyronn Lue Calls out LeBron James' Supporting Cast After Cavaliers Win Game 2

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue called for players other than LeBron James to step up following the Cavs' 100-97 win over the Indiana Pacers in Game 2 of their playoff series Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Top 5 Warriors Takeaways as Series vs. Spurs Shifts to San Antonio

    Two playoff games in the books, two double-digit victories for the Golden State Warriors . Just like everyone expected, right? Sort of...

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  16. 10 Notable NBA Players Most Likely to Change Teams This Offseason

    At the beginning of every NBA season, an adjustment period takes center stage. By now, we understand how we're supposed to feel when looking at Chris Paul in a Houston Rockets uniform...

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  17. Donovan Mitchell Beats Michael Jordan's Scoring Mark by G in 1st 2 Playoff Games

    After just two games, Utah Jazz rookie Donovan Mitchell is already breaking Michael Jordan's playoff records...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Tom Thibodeau: Karl-Anthony Towns Has to 'Run the Floor' After Game 2 Loss

    After the Minnesota Timberwolves fell behind 0-2 in their first-round series against the Houston Rockets with a 102-82 loss in Game 2 on Wednesday night, head coach Tom Thibodeau made it clear he expects more out of his stars...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. LeBron James Explains Allie LaForce's Question on Death of Gregg Popovich's Wife

    LeBron James may not be on social media, but when he heard the internet was critical of Turner Sports sideline reporter Allie LaForce for a postgame question she asked him about ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Paul George Says Hip Injury Should Be 'Back to 100' for Game 3 vs. Jazz

    After leading his team to a 116-108 victory over the Utah Jazz in Game 1, Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul George found himself as questionable for Game 2 because of a hip injury suffered during a fall on the court on Sunday...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. James Harden Struggles, but Rockets Take 2-0 Series Lead vs. Timberwolves

    After escaping Game 1 against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a narrow three-point win, the Houston Rockets rolled in Wednesday's Game 2 at Toyota Center and seized control of their first-round playoff series with a 102-82 victory...

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  22. Wednesday NBA Roundup: LeBron's Big Night Both Encouraging, Concerning for Cavs

    Adjustments are always the story on a night full of Game 2s in the NBA playoffs. Could the Cleveland Cavaliers recover from a dispiriting home loss to the Indiana Pacers? How many ...

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  23. Russell Westbrook: Thunder Have to 'Be Aggressive' After Loss vs. Jazz

    Russell Westbrook , Paul George and Carmelo Anthony missed all 14 of their shots in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's Game 2 loss to the Utah Jazz . To the surprise of no one, Westbrook is not fazed...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. LeBron James on 46-Point Outburst vs. Pacers: 'I Was in a Really Good Rhythm'

    LeBron James let the Indiana Pacers know he meant business right out of the gates Wednesday and finished with 46 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 100-97 victory...

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  25. Quin Snyder After Jazz Beat Thunder in Game 2: Team's Strength Is 'Our Team'

    When asked what he considers to be the strength of the Utah Jazz , head coach Quin Snyder could have said many things. Rudy Gobert's defense? Sure. Donovan Mitchell's prolific scoring? Absolutely...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments