1. Lakers News: Latest on Lonzo Ball, Jordan Clarkson's Role and More

    Despite sitting on the outside of the early-season playoff picture in the Western Conference with an 8-13 record, the Los Angeles Lakers are trending in the right direction for the future...

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  2. 5 Worst Performers Against Current Salary at Every NBA Position

    Just imagine Scrooge McDuck lounging around with his ridiculous reserves of money. Once that image is firmly in your head, you'll be in a far better place to appreciate the gaudy nature of these 25 contracts...

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  3. Kristaps Porzingis Was Puzzled When Kevin Durant Nicknamed Him 'The Unicorn'

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis has embraced his mythical nickname, "The Unicorn," but it apparently left him a little bewildered at first...

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  4. As Lonzo Ball Learns in L.A. Spotlight, Brandon Ingram Becomes a 'Killer'

    LOS ANGELES — While opinions may vary on whether outspoken parent LaVar Ball is helping or hurting his son's career, the white-hot spotlight on Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo ...

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  5. D'Angelo Russell, Steph Curry and Kevin Durant's High-Five Fails

    Sometimes NBA players cannot connect on the basketball court. Watch the video above for some high-five fails among some of the biggest names in the league. Bleacher Report is your No...

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  6. Unicorn Maintenance 101: Why Kristaps Porzingis Is Flexing for NY Knicks

    TARRYTOWN , N.Y. — Kristaps Porzingis is adamant there's no secret behind the leap he's made this season from promising prospect to MVP-level stud...

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  7. LeBron's MVP Path Is Clear as Ever

    CLEVELAND — LeBron James sat in the back of his Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van on his way to Cleveland's Burke Lakefront Airport from where he and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers would depart for Atlanta...

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  8. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Marc Gasol, DeAndre Jordan and More

    The NBA trade market has cooled in recent weeks after the early November blockbuster sending Eric Bledsoe to the Milwaukee Bucks from the Phoenix Suns...

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  9. NBA Power Rankings: James Harden, Chris Paul Have Houston Rockets Rolling

    A power rankings hiatus over Thanksgiving means we've got double the sample size to analyze in this edition. To understate the situation: A few things have happened since last we convened...

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  10. Nikola Jokic Leaves Game vs. Bulls After Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain

    Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic suffered a sprained left ankle Thursday night against the Chicago Bulls and was ruled out during the second half, according to Altitude Sports' Chris Dempsey ...

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  11. LeBron James Drains Dagger 3-Pointer over Kent Bazemore

    The Atlanta Hawks trailed the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-112 with under two minutes remaining in Thursday's game at Philips Arena. LeBron James wasn't interested in letting the Hawks steal a win...

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  12. Kyrie Irving Drops 36 Points in Celtics Win vs. 76ers

    Kyrie Irving scored 36 points to lift the Boston Celtics to a 108-97 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night at TD Garden...

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  13. LeBron James Denies Taurean Prince with Monstrous 1-Handed Rejection

    Atlanta Hawks forward Taurean Prince may have visions of Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James in his nightmares following the second quarter of Thursday's game at Philips Arena...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Iman Shumpert to Undergo Surgery on Knee Injury, Reportedly Could Miss 6-8 Weeks

    The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Thursday that swingman Iman Shumpert , who has been dealing with l eft knee effusion, will undergo arthroscopic surgery Friday morning...

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  15. Hassan Whiteside Knee Injury Diagnosed as Bone Bruise; Heat Star out 1-2 Weeks

    The Miami Heat announced Thursday that center Hassan Whiteside will miss one to two weeks because of a left knee bone bruise...

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  16. LeBron James 'Bothered' Dwyane Wade Signing Was Unpopular with Cavs Players

    Dwyane Wade has started to settle into life with the Cleveland Cavaliers during their recent nine-game winning streak, but the start of his tenure with the team was evidently a bit rocky...

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  17. LeBron James Says Opening School in Akron Most Important Thing He's Done as Pro

    The list of accomplishments by LeBron James over the course of his 15-year NBA career could fill up the pages of a novel, but the Cleveland Cavaliers star says the most important thing he's ever accomplished has nothing to do with basketball...

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  18. Grizzlies Ownership Buy-Sell Clause Reportedly Activated

    The Memphis Grizzlies could see a shift in ownership after a buy-sell clause reportedly was activated. Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic described the situation: Robert ...

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  19. Tales from the Kicks: The Nike Kyrie 1

    Kyrie Irving is a superstar. This season, he's transformed into the MVP-caliber point guard many of us expected to see right out of Duke University...

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  20. Carmelo Anthony: Thunder Angry, Not Frustrated by Early Struggles

    Carmelo Anthony acknowledged something isn't working with the Oklahoma City Thunder at the moment. He just has no plans to follow in his friend Dwyane Wade 's footsteps and make a move to the bench...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Ben Simmons Is 1st Rookie with 30-Plus Points and 18-Plus Rebounds Since 2011

    Fact: Ben Simmons becomes the first rookie to have 30-plus points and 18-plus rebounds in a game since Blake Griffin in 2011...

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  22. Aaron Gordon Joins Rare Orlando Magic Company with Huge Performance

    Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon recorded 40 points, 15 rebounds, four assists, four steals and one block during Wednesday's 121-108 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  23. Kristaps Porzingis Day-to-Day After MRI on Ankle Injury Negative

    The ankle injury to New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis initially looked bad, but ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski and Ian Begley reported MRI results on Porzingis' ankle were negative...

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  24. Ben Simmons Sets Rookie Record for Single-Game Free-Throw Attempts

    Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons racked up 31 points, 18 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and two steals during the team's 118-113 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday evening...

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  25. Terrence Ross out 'Significant Amount of Time' with Knee Injury

    Orlando Magic swingman Terrence Ross suffered a knee injury that is expected to keep him out for an unspecified amount of time...

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