1. Adam Silver: NBA Will Consider Televising All-Star Draft Next Year

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver opened the door for the league to televise the All-Star draft after the inaugural edition was held behind closed doors between Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry ...

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  2. NBA Announces Judges for 2018 Verizon Slam Dunk Contest

    The four NBA players vying to win the 2018 Verizon Slam Dunk Contest now know who they have to impress. On Thursday, the league announced the five individuals tasked with judging Saturday's competition at Staples Center...

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  3. NBA Releases Team, Player Emojis for 2018 All-Star Game

    The NBA 's tradition of handing out unique emojis for each player involved in the All-Star Game continues ahead of Sunday night's showdown...

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  4. Adam Silver Says Magic Johnson, Lakers' Tampering Fine Was Clear Message to NBA

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver defended the league's decision to fine Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson after Johnson praised Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo ...

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  5. LeBron James Says Racists Don't Care How Much Money He Has

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James is using the 2017 incident in which graffiti was spray-painted on his California home as a reminder that his money and fame don't change how racists perceive him...

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  6. Charles Barkley Recalls Playing Drunk After Celebrating Trade That Fell Through

    Charles Barkley shared a story on Jimmy Kimmel Live! about playing drunk after celebrating a trade that never happened...

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  7. Klay Thompson Says Goal Is to Play for Warriors His Entire Career

    Despite being ticketed for free agency following the 2018-19 NBA season, Klay Thompson hopes to spend his entire career with the Golden State Warriors . "I've always said that," he told Mark Medina of the Bay Area News Group...

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  8. B/R Kicks: February Release Calendar

    February has consistently been a strong month for sneaker releases. Piggybacking off the NBA 's All-Star Weekend—this year it gets rolling in sunny Los Angeles—Nike, Adidas and other brands are putting their proverbial best foot forward...

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  9. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2018 Rosters for Team Clippers vs. Team Lakers

    As the first major event to kick off All-Star weekend, the 2018 NBA Celebrity All-Star Game is both highly anticipated and sets expectations for the rest of the events...

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  10. 2018 NBA Awards Show Date, Time Announced

    The 2018 NBA Awards show will be held Monday, June 25, at 9 p.m. ET from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. Turner Sports and the NBA announced details for the second annual event in a press release Thursday...

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  11. Relive Vince Carter's Iconic Dunk over Frederic Weis in the 2000 Olympics

    Vince Carter dominated the NBA Slam Dunk Contest in 2000, but he pulled off his most impressive jam later that year in Sydney, Australia...

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  12. The Evolution of the Dunk: Vince Carter Schools B/R on the Greatest Dunks Ever

    Eighteen years ago, Vince Carter turned the NBA Slam Dunk Contest into a must-watch event. The star shooting guard earned his "Air Canada" nickname by wowing everyone with innovative, acrobatic jams...

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  13. Chris Bosh Talks Return to NBA: 'I'm Not Done Yet'

    Issues with blood clots forced Chris Bosh to put his NBA career on hold, but the 11-time All-Star isn't giving up on making a comeback...

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  14. Beck Spotlight: Utah's Donovan Mitchell Is the NBA's Rookie of the Year

    A number of NBA rookies are making an impact in their first action in the league. Who is the midseason favorite to take home Rookie of the Year? Watch above to see why Bleacher ...

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  15. Lonzo Ball Releases Tribute Song to Father, LaVar, on New Mixtape 'Born 2 Ball'

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball 's latest music release is a tribute song to his father, LaVar Ball...

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  16. Report: Magic Johnson Admonished LaVar Ball Associate for Luke Walton Comments

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been publicly mum about LaVar Ball's public comments on his son Lonzo Ball, the status of the team and head coach Luke Walton. Privately, however, is reportedly a different matter...

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  17. Lonzo Ball Had 'No Reaction' to LaVar's Threat to Lakers; 'He Always Talks'

    Earlier this week , LaVar Ball told Lithuanian media he would pull his son Lonzo Ball away from the Los Angeles Lakers if they didn't acquire his other sons, LiAngelo and LaMelo...

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  18. Justin Bieber, Quavo Added to 2018 NBA Celebrity All-Star Game Rosters

    Pop singer Justin Bieber and rapper Quavo were announced Thursday as late additions to the 2018 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game rosters for Friday's contest at Verizon Up Arena in Los Angeles...

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  19. Raptors' DeMar DeRozan Evades Bulls Defenders to Make Buzzer-Beating Jumper

    Before the Toronto Raptors ended the unofficial first half of the 2017-18 NBA season with a 122-98 victory over the Chicago Bulls, DeMar DeRozan concluded Wednesday's opening half with a highlight bucket...

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  20. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2018: Rosters, Final Score and MVP Predictions

    If you're a basketball purist, then the NBA Celebrity All-Star Game may not be for you. For every Arne Duncan, the former United States Secretary of Education who played basketball ...

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  21. Flip Saunders Night Receives a Special Footwear Tribute by Kickstradomis

    Today, the Minnesota Timberwolves will pay tribute to their longtime head coach and general manager, Flip Saunders , live from the Target Center—Saunders passed away in 2015 after a battle with Hodgkin’s lymphoma...

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  22. Cavaliers Rumors: If LeBron James Returns, Cavs Could Spend Record $308 Million

    The Cleveland Cavaliers could be footing a $300 million payroll next season, which would include over $150 million in salary-tax payments, if LeBron James re-signs with the team or exercises his $35...

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  23. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2018: Highlights, Odds and Predictions for Participants

    Two electrifying rookie guards, a man who can leap tall buildings in a single bound and a 2015 finalist make up the NBA Slam Dunk Contest field this year. On paper, this could be one of the better Slam Dunk Contests that we have ever seen...

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  24. NBA's Unicorns Might Not Exist Without Kevin Garnett

    Long before Kevin Durant dubbed Kristaps Porzingis a unicorn, a 6'11" point forward named Kevin Garnett ran breaks like a gazelle, dominated the boards like an old-school 4 and ran a defense like an All-Pro linebacker...

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  25. Inside Kendrick Perkins' G League Stint: Out to Earn One Last Shot at the NBA

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Kendrick Perkins looked out of place in every way. The arena, for one, wasn't fitting for an NBA star—a point punctuated by ...

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