1. Damian Lillard Breaks Franchise Record for Points in Single Month

    Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard 's 28 points during Wednesday's 131-109 victory over the Indiana Pacers gave him the franchise record for a single month, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN) ...

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  2. UNINTERRUPTED: Caron Butler Praises Russell Westbrook for Strong Start to Season

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook has been on a tear to start this season, and he has impressed just about everyone in the basketball world, including two-time NBA All-Star Caron Butler...

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  3. Westbrook Breaks Franchise Record for Assists in Single Month

    Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook broke the franchise record for assists in a month during November, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN.com) ...

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  4. Clippers and Cavaliers Wouldn't Have Today's Stars Without Long-Forgotten Trade

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers —who face off at Quicken Loans Arena Thursday night—can each trace their rise into the NBA 's elite to a single twist of fate...

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  5. Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart Is Leading the NBA's Glue Guys

    It’s almost impossible to accurately quantify all the ways Marcus Smart makes the Boston Celtics a better team...

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  6. Chris Paul Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Clippers

    Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul can become a free agent at the conclusion of the season, and a massive deal will likely be needed to keep him in L.A. Continue for updates...

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  7. Blake Griffin, Jimmy Butler Take on 'Space Jam' Monstars in Jordan Ad

    In Nike's latest Jordan Brand commercial, Blake Griffin and Jimmy Butler fight to save basketball from the game's scariest superteam : the Monstars ...

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  8. For 10 NBA Superstars, 10 Season-Defining Narratives Taking Shape

    Guys such as Wilson Chandler, Tim Frazier, George Hill, Otto Porter and Julius Randle have made far bigger impressions on their teams than most people expected. Kudos to them...

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  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Possible Phil Jackson Reunion in LA

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Phil Jackson don't seem to stay too far away from each other within the rumor mill, as the New York Knicks president has been linked with his former employers once again...

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  10. NBA B/R Kicks of the Week: Best on Court for NBA Week 6

    Sneaker season never sleeps in the National Basketball Association. As we trek along into the sixth week of NBA action, even more player-exclusive models, unique signature efforts and slept-on gems have come floating up to the surface...

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  11. The Biggest Early-Season Concern Facing Each NBA Team

    More NBA basketball has been played than you think. Believe it or not, the 2016-17 campaign is around one-quarter of the way gone...

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  12. LeBron James Named Sports Illustrated's 2016 Sportsperson of the Year

    LeBron James was named the 2016 Sportsperson of the Year by Sports Illustrated after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their first NBA championship in June...

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  13. Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns Scores Career-High 47 Points vs. Knicks

    Fact: Karl-Anthony Towns scored a career-high 47 points despite the Minnesota Timberwolves' 106-104 loss to the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. He is the youngest player in franchise history to score 40 or more points (21 years, 15 days)...

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  14. Karl-Anthony Towns vs. Knicks: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    The Minnesota Timberwolves may have lost to the New York Knicks, 106-104, on Wednesday night at Target Center, but Karl-Anthony Towns put on a show for the ages in a marquee matchup against Kristaps Porzingis ...

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  15. Wednesday NBA Roundup: Karl-Anthony Towns Learning Hardest Superstar Lesson Yet

    Eyes downcast as he walked off the floor following the Minnesota Timberwolves ' gut-wrenching 106-104 loss to the New York Knicks on Wednesday, Karl-Anthony Towns must have been wondering if he had a third option...

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  16. Deron Williams Opens MMA Gym in Dallas, Wants to Compete After NBA Career

    Dallas Mavericks point guard Deron Williams isn't on the cusp of becoming a two-sport athlete, but his intense interest in mixed martial arts has led him to invest in a new gym called Fortis MMA in the Deep Ellum section of Dallas...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 9,249 reads 10 comments

  17. Lakers vs. Bulls: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

    A Julius Randle layup with 45 seconds left helped deliver the Los Angeles Lakers a 96-90 win over the Chicago Bulls from the United Center on Wednesday night...

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  18. Dwight Howard Runs Point, Makes Awful Pass off Backboard

    Atlanta Hawks center Dwight Howard should probably stick to playing underneath the rim on offense. Early in the first quarter of Wednesday's game against the Phoenix Suns ...

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  19. Isaiah Thomas Makes Ridiculous Over-the-Backboard Bucket

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas wasn't going to let Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond or even the backboard keep him from going for the three-point play during Wednesday's game at TD Garden...

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  20. DeMarcus Cousins Mops Floor Before Postponed Kings-76ers Game

    Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins was apparently ready to do anything to forget about Monday's loss—even mop the floor...

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  21. Kristaps Porzingis Stuffs Shabazz Muhammad with Emphatic Block

    Minnesota Timberwolves forward Shabazz Muhammad seemed destined for an easy bucket halfway through the second quarter of Wednesday's home game against the New York Knicks , but Kristaps Porzingis had other plans...

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  22. Courtney Lee Injury: Updates on Knicks Guard's Ankle and Return

    New York Knicks shooting guard Courtney Lee suffered a sprained ankle on Nov. 30 against the Minnesota Timberwolves and hadn't played since. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

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  23. Paul Millsap Injury: Updates on Hawks Star's Hip and Return

    Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap hasn't played since Nov. 28 while dealing with a hip injury. It's unclear when he will return to the court. Continue for updates. Latest on Millsap's Timeline for Return Friday, Dec...

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  24. Kings vs. 76ers Postponed Due to Moisture on Court

    The Philadelphia 76ers were slated to host the Sacramento Kings at 7 p.m. ET on Wednesday night, but the game was postponed because of excess condensation on the floor of the Wells Fargo Center, according to the Kings' official Twitter account ...

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  25. Will Anyone Challenge the Cavaliers for the Eastern Conference's No. 1 Seed?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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