1. Lakers Met with LaVar Ball to Request He 'Tone Down' Luke Walton Criticism

    LaVar Ball's outspoken nature recently landed him a meeting with members of the Los Angeles Lakers front office. Per ESPN...

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  2. Kristaps Porzingis Powers Knicks Past Lonzo Ball, Lakers

    All the stars came out for Lonzo Ball's Madison Square Garden debut Tuesday night, and he didn't disappoint. But unfortunately for the Lakers, Kristaps Porzingis gave them a firsthand look at the foundational star they passed up in 2015...

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  3. Lonzo Ball Sparks Thrilling Scoring Sequence Between Lakers and Knicks

    Midway through the third quarter, the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks were stuck at 61-61 for almost a minute-and-a-half. Both teams then caught fire in a riveting back-and-forth starring Lonzo Ball ...

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  4. Metta World Peace: LaVar Ball Brilliant Sending LaMelo, LiAngelo to Lithuania

    Count Metta World Peace as a proponent of LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball's decision to sign with Lithuanian club Prienu Vytautas ...

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  5. Craig Sager's Wife Passes Along Former Reporter's 'Wisdom' in Players' Tribune

    Almost one year to the day of Craig Sager's death, his wife Stacy Sager has offered some insight into what made the longtime NBA sideline reporter such a unique and beloved figure during his 65 years of life...

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  6. Young Players Making a Bid for a Dunk Contest Invite

    Believe it or not, the 2018 NBA Dunk Contest is just over a couple months away. And with the league so packed with explosive young talent, it may be hard to settle on just four dunkers this season...

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  7. Dwyane Wade out vs. Hawks Due to Knee Injury; Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson Back

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue announced veteran guard Dwyane Wade will miss Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks with left knee soreness, according to ESPN.com's Dave McMenamin ...

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  8. Andre Iguodala Forgets Nick Young Suffered a Concussion

    Golden State Warriors guard Nick Young suffered a concussion during Monday 's 111-104 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers at Oracle Arena. It appears Golden State's Andre Iguodala temporarily forgot what happened to his teammate...

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  9. Lorenzen Wright's Suspected Killer Pleads Not Guilty to Murder

    Billy Turner, the man who has been charged in the 2010 murder of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright, has entered a plea of not guilty...

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  10. Every NBA Team's Updated Win-Loss Prediction

    Readjusting expectations is paramount to NBA fandom. Few teams are exactly as good, bad or ordinary as expected...

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  11. Report Card Grades for Each Los Angeles Lakers Player

    More than one-quarter through the 2017-18 NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers are closer to making the playoffs than the cellar...

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  12. Nikola Mirotic, Robin Lopez Reportedly Subject of Bulls' Trade Talks

    The Chicago Bulls are reportedly gauging the markets for forward Nikola Mirotic and center Robin Lopez with less than two months remaining until the NBA trade deadline. According to the Chicago Tribune 's K...

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  13. Stephen Curry Wants to 'Shock' the Shoe Game with Signature Sneaker Line

    As B/R's Giancarlo Ferrari-King explained in October, Stephen Curry 's Curry 4 sneakers may be remembered as the most important shoe in his signature line...

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  14. Tony Allen's Leg Injury Diagnosed as Fibula Fracture; Expected to Miss 3-4 Weeks

    The New Orleans Pelicans announced Tuesday that guard Tony Allen will miss between three and four weeks after he was diagnosed with a non-displaced left proximal fibula fracture...

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  15. Jrue Holiday and E'Twaun Moore Put on Never-Before-Seen Shooting Performance

    New Orleans Pelicans players Jrue Holiday and E'Twaun Moore shot 16-for-21 and 15-of-20 respectively during Monday's 130-123 loss to the Houston Rockets...

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  16. OKC Thunder's Shooting Woes Threaten to Derail Season for Good

    Nearly three weeks ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder throttled the Golden State Warriors and looked like a team that had begun to find its footing. Instead, the Thunder have only spun their wheels since that Nov...

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  17. Kawhi Leonard to Return to Spurs from Injury, Will Be on Minutes Restriction

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich announced superstar forward Kawhi Leonard will have a minutes restriction as he makes his season debut Tuesday night against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center...

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  18. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says NBA Will Replace NFL as 'League of America's Future'

    In an article for the Guardian on Tuesday, Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said he believes the NBA will eventually eclipse the NFL as the most popular sports league in the United States...

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  19. Joel Embiid Says Warriors 'Will Be Ready to Go 7 Games' with 76ers in Finals

    The Philadelphia 76ers have shown improvement this season at 13-13, but big man Joel Embiid believes they are due for a significant leap as the campaign progresses...

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  20. Russell Westbrook, Paul George Speak Out After Thunder's Collapse vs. Hornets

    The Oklahoma City Thunder were supposed to be among the top challengers for the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference, but they fell to 12-14 on the season Monday with a shocking 116-103 home loss to the Charlotte Hornets ...

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  21. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Top 10 Benches in the NBA

    Starters can take you far in the NBA , but they can't do everything. For proof, look no further than the league leaders in minutes played per game. Giannis Antetokounmpo and LeBron James are both riding the bench for 10...

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  22. Updated Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Pelicans Star DeMarcus Cousins

    The New Orleans Pelicans don't have to trade DeMarcus Cousins . Right now, they definitely don't want to. Just for emphasis and to clear the air from the beginning, this article is purely speculative...

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  23. Dennis Rodman Wants Donald Trump to Send Him to North Korea for Talks

    Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman appealed to United States President Donald Trump on Monday to allow him to travel to North Korea in an attempt to ease tensions between the countries...

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  24. Jonas Valanciunas: Lithuanian League 'Great Fit' for LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball

    Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas expressed his belief Monday that LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are making a sound decision by signing to play in Lithuania...

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  25. Warriors' Nick Young Suffers Concussion vs. Blazers; Enters Protocol

    Golden State Warriors guard Nick Young was forced out of Monday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers after suffering a concussion...

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