1. LeBron James Rumors: Execs Believe Rockets Have 'Real Chance' to Sign Cavs Star

    A surprise contender may be emerging should Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James opt out of his contract and enter free agency in July...

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  2. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on DeAndre Jordan, Courtney Lee and More

    Although the NBA trade deadline isn't until February, there have already been a few notable deals during the season's first quarter...

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  3. Gordon Hayward Hopes to Return This Season, Doesn't Want to Rush Back

    Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward isn't ruling out a return this season, though he's not going to rush back if it means risking further injury to his surgically repaired ankle...

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  4. Cavaliers Beat Ben Simmons, 76ers Behind LeBron James Triple-Double

    The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 105-98 Saturday night at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland behind LeBron James ' third triple-double of the season...

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  5. Lonzo Ball Held to 5 Points Despite Lakers' 110-99 Win over Hornets

    Despite being 25 games into his NBA career, Lonzo Ball had a vintage performance in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 110-99 win over the Charlotte Hornets at Spectrum Center on Saturday night...

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  6. Kevin Love Will Not Play vs. 76ers Due to Hip Injury; Ante Zizic to Start

    Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love is dealing with hip soreness that will keep him out of Saturday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers ...

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  7. Clippers Knock Off Wizards on Last-Second Shot by Lou Williams

    The Los Angeles Clippers picked up a much-needed victory on Saturday afternoon at the Staples Center, knocking off the Washington Wizards in a wild finish...

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  8. Wait, What? Is LeBron James' Shadow a Conor McGregor Doppelganger?

    LeBron James is no stranger to changing his look, and these days, he's rocking a big, bushy beard. While that wouldn't normally turn heads (at least, not any more so than his nerd-chic ...

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  9. Markelle Fultz Has No Soreness from Shoulder Injury; No Timeline for Return

    Philadelphia 76ers rookie Markelle Fultz isn't experiencing soreness in his right shoulder anymore, but the team remains unsure when he'll return to the court. NBA .com's John Schuhmann shared the Sixers' statement about the 2017 No...

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  10. B/R Looks Back on Tracy McGrady's 13 Points in 35 Seconds in 2004

    Thirteen years ago Saturday, Tracy McGrady scored 13 points in 35 seconds to stun the San Antonio Spurs. On Dec. 9, 2004, the Houston Rockets faced a 76-68 deficit with less than a minute remaining...

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  11. Kobe Bryant on Lonzo Ball: 'He Needs to Get Better Now'

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant said Lonzo Ball, the team's rookie point guard, "needs to get better now" as the organization looks to turn a corner in its rebuilding efforts...

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  12. Tracy McGrady Scored the Most Impressive 13 Points of His Career in 35 Seconds

    Thirteen years ago Saturday, Tracy McGrady put on an offensive show and scored 13 points in just 35 seconds. How did he do it? Watch above. Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere...

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  13. NBA Trade Rumors: Top Buzz Surrounding DeAndre Jordan, Tyson Chandler and More

    With teams having passed the quarter pole of the 2017-18 NBA regular season, it is beginning to become clear which franchises need a boost. While the Feb. 8 trade deadline isn't yet on the horizon, there has already been some activity this season...

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  14. Spurs Beat Celtics 105-102 Despite Kyrie Irving's 36 Points

    With Kawhi Leonard's return looming, the San Antonio Spurs got a statement win with a 105-102 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday at the AT&T Center...

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  15. LeBron James Talks Victor Oladipo's Confidence After Pacers Snap Cavs Win Streak

    After the Indiana Pacers snapped the Cleveland Cavaliers' 13-game winning streak with a 106-102 victory on Friday, LeBron James was particularly impressed with the performance of Victor Oladipo...

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  16. Victor Oladipo Scores 33 Points, Helps Pacers Snap Cavaliers' 13-Game Win Streak

    Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo had plenty to celebrate after helping end the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 13-game winning streak by scoring 33 points at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday...

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  17. Aaron Gordon Leaves Game vs. Nuggets After Suffering Concussion in 2nd Half

    Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon suffered a concussion during Friday's home game against the Denver Nuggets at the Amway Center. The Magic announced the diagnosis and noted he won't return to the contest...

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  18. Kobe Bryant Coaches Daughter's Basketball Team, Runs Triangle Offense

    You must start them young. That's exactly what Kobe Bryant is doing with his 11-year-old daughter's basketball team...

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  19. Anthony Davis to Play vs. Kings After Missing Last 3 Games with Groin Injury

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis is expected back in the lineup for Friday's 8 p.m. ET home game against the Sacramento Kings ...

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  20. Kyle Lowry to Reach 1,000 Career Steals with 1 More Swipe

    Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry is sitting at 999 career steals, needing just one more to reach 1,000 for his career, per Basketball Reference . Lowry has played for three teams throughout his 13-year career...

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  21. Dennis Smith Jr. Reportedly Out 'At Least' 2 Games with Hip Injury

    Dallas Mavericks rookie point guard Dennis Smith Jr. is reportedly going to miss "at least" two games while recovering from a hip injury. Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News provided the status update Friday...

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  22. Zach Randolph Close to Reaching 10,000 Career Rebounds

    Sacramento Kings big man Zach Randolph needs only 46 more boards to reach 10,000 for his career, per Basketball-Reference . Randolph was drafted with the 19th overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft by the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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  23. Report: Kawhi Leonard Targeting Return from Quad Injury on Tuesday vs. Mavericks

    San Antonio Spurs superstar Kawhi Leonard is reportedly targeting a return to the lineup Tuesday against the Dallas Mavericks , according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Michael C...

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  24. Chris Bosh's Mom Named as Suspect in Texas Drug Trafficking Sting

    Freida Bosh, the mother of longtime NBA forward Chris Bosh , was named by the DeSoto City Police Department as a suspect on a search warrant in a drug trafficking investigation...

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  25. DeMarcus Cousins Looked for Kevin Durant After Ejections, Had to Be Restrained

    New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins apparently wasn't done with Kevin Durant after the two were ejected from the Golden State Warriors ' 125-115 win at Smoothie King Center on Monday night following a late fourth-quarter altercation...

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