1. Brad Stevens on Gordon Hayward After Surgery: 'His Spirits Were Pretty Positive'

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said star forward Gordon Hayward emerged from surgery in positive spirits after a procedure on a gruesome ankle fracture-dislocation he suffered ...

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  2. Magic Rookie Jonathan Isaac Forgot His Jersey in NBA Debut

    It appears Orlando Magic rookie forward Jonathan Isaac was a little nervous about his NBA debut versus the Miami Heat at Amway Center this past Wednesday night...

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  3. Draymond Green, Andre Iguodala Available to Play vs. Pelicans Despite Injuries

    ESPN.com's Chris Haynes reported that both forward Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala are expected to play Friday night against the New Orleans Pelicans ...

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  4. Jeremy Lin Expected to Miss Season After Surgery on Knee Injury

    Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin will miss the rest of the 2017-18 NBA season after undergoing surgery Friday morning to repair a ruptured patella tendon...

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  5. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball, Luke Walton Comment on Season-Opening Loss to Clippers

    Following Thursday's season-opening 108-92 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers , Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball and head coach Luke Walton commented on the outing...

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  6. Re-Ranking Eastern Conference Contenders Following Gordon Hayward Injury

    With one ill-fated alley-oop attempt, the landscape of the Eastern Conference changed. The loss of Gordon Hayward, who has now undergone bony and ligamentous stabilization surgery ...

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  7. NBA Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Surrounding DeAndre Jordan, John Henson and More

    The 2017-18 NBA regular season is officially underway, but the trade rumor mill has carried over from the offseason for some players and teams...

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  8. 1 Player on Every NBA Team Under the Most Pressure This Season

    Some NBA players will get to play through the 2017-18 regular season without a care in the world or while facing no more pressure than usual. Others won't. They don't get to enjoy relative anonymity or a sense of normalcy...

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  9. Every NBA Team's Most Promising Player Under 25

    Outside of a small number of title-chasers dialed in on the present, NBA teams are highly future-focused...

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  10. Film Session 101: How the Warriors Could Be More Unstoppable Than Ever This Year

    Last week, it came out that Draymond Green brazenly told GQ 's Clay Skipper (last summer) that the Cleveland Cavaliers didn't "stand a f--king chance" against the Golden ...

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  11. Lakers News: LaVar Ball Defends Lonzo, 'Who Is Patrick Beverley?'

    After Los Angeles Clippers point guard Patrick Beverley seemingly slighted Los Angeles Lakers rookie guard Lonzo Ball on Thursday night, LaVar Ball stood up for his son. According to ESPN...

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  12. 'Every Year He Could Be MVP': Can LeBron Match Jordan's MVP Mark at Age 33?

    CLEVELAND — LeBron James remains at the center of the NBA universe, not just because the sound of his voice alone makes a headline, but because he's more likely than anyone to be the greatest basketball player on the planet anytime he tries...

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  13. Los Angeles Lakers: Month-by-Month Record Predictions for 2017-18 Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers enter the 2017-18 NBA season with higher hopes than they've had in five years. Unfortunately, that's not as exciting as it sounds. The Lakers have been trapped in their worst four-year rut in franchise history...

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  14. Lonzo Ball, Lakers Learn Harsh Reality That Success Doesn't Come Overnight

    LOS ANGELES — It was a cruel twist of fate that the unveiling of the Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuilt roster, its mega-hyped Lonzo Ball era, had to come when it did. As L...

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  15. Cleveland Cavaliers: Month-by-Month Record Predictions for 2017-18 Season

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will enjoy one of the NBA 's easiest schedules this season after trudging through arguably the most difficult last year...

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  16. Carmelo Anthony Says Knicks Chapter Is Closed After Thunder Debut

    It was fitting that Carmelo Anthony 's first game with the Oklahoma City Thunder came against the New York Knicks , but the forward doesn't want to think about his past any more...

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  17. Patrick Beverley Yells 'Weak Ass Motherf--Ker' After Win vs. Lonzo Ball, Lakers

    Los Angeles Clippers point guard Patrick Beverley had an extremely NSFW reaction to his team's 108-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. According to The Undefeated's Marc J...

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  18. Lonzo Ball Struggles in NBA Debut as Clippers Crush Lakers 108-92

    Despite changes to the roster in the offseason, the Clippers are still the team to beat in Los Angeles. Blake Griffin had 29 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Clippers ...

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  19. Magic Johnson Talks Splitting Time Between Lakers, Dodgers Ahead of World Series

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson had a lot on his plate Thursday night...

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  20. Thunder Blow out Knicks as Carmelo Anthony Scores 22 Points in Debut

    Hoodies up, Knicks down. Carmelo Anthony scored 22 points in his first game against his former team and Russell Westbrook added a triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  21. Michael Beasley Suffers Ankle Injury During Knicks vs. Thunder

    New York Knicks forward Michael Beasley suffered a sprained left ankle in Thursday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder and will not return. While Beasley has struggled at times to live up to the expectations that came with being the No...

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  22. LeBron James Says He's out of Shape at Start of Regular Season

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James said his conditioning is not where he needs it to be, thanks to an ankle injury that kept him out for part of the preseason. "I just want to get to where I should be," James told reporters  Thursday...

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  23. Dennis Smith Jr. Becomes Youngest Player to Record 10-Plus Assists in Debut

    Dallas Mavericks rookie point guard Dennis Smith Jr. recorded 16 points, 10 assists and three rebounds during Wednesday's season-opening loss to the Atlanta Hawks...

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  24. What Would the Warriors Be Without Draymond Green?

    The Golden State Warriors have multiple concerns after falling to the Houston Rockets in Tuesday's season opener. Head coach Steve Kerr is unhappy with his team's physical and mental conditioning, and a number of key players are nursing injuries...

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  25. Joel Embiid Says He's Ready to Play Games on Back-to-Back Nights

    The Philadelphia 76ers are being careful to monitor Joel Embiid 's minutes, but the star center feels he is ready to take on a bigger role...

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