1. 2018 NBA Draft: Top Takeaways from 2017 Champions Classic

    The 2017 Champions Classic featured two tight games and over a dozen high-profile NBA prospects for scouts to evaluate in Chicago on Tuesday...

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  2. Joel Embiid Collects First 30-Point, 15-Rebound Game of Career

    Philadelphia 76ers star big man Joel Embiid finished with 32 points, 16 rebounds, two assists and a block during Monday's 109-105 win over the Clippers...

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  3. Karl-Anthony Towns Advocates for NBA to Legalize Medical Marijuana

    Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns said Tuesday that he believes the NBA should consider taking marijuana off its banned substance list. In an interview with ESPN...

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  4. BS Meter on LeBron James, Joel Embiid and Other Hot NBA Topics

    Hit refresh on your news source of choice, and you've got more NBA -related content than you can digest. Wait five seconds, and you've got more ...

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  5. 5 Areas Golden State Warriors Can Still Improve

    File this under "terrifying but true": T he 2017-18 Golden State Warriors are nowhere near their peak. Sure, they've steamrolled seven straight opponents by an absurd average of 19...

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  6. Kyrie Irving Frustrated with Clear Mask Worn in Win vs. Nets

    Kyrie Irving led the Boston Celtics to their 13th win in a row Tuesday with 25 points in a 109-102 victory over the Brooklyn Nets ...

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  7. Toronto Raptors Troll James Harden After Win over Houston Rockets

    The Toronto Raptors enjoyed the last laugh in multiple ways on Tuesday night. Toronto notched a 129-113 victory over the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center despite Houston superstar James Harden dropping 38 points in the losing effort...

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  8. Kyrie Irving Scores 25 as Celtics Beat Nets for 13th Straight Win

    The Boston Celtics defeated the Brooklyn Nets, 109-102, at Barclays Center on Tuesday night for their 13th straight victory...

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  9. Gregg Popovich Says Reaction to Recent Political Comments Has Been Mixed

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has not hesitated to make political statements in the past, and he revealed he takes the time to respond to much of the mixed feedback he receives...

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  10. Celtics Forward Jaylen Brown Drops Monster Windmill Dunk on Nets

    Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown took flight for what may be the highlight of the night during Tuesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center...

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  11. Enes Kanter to LeBron James: 'We've Already Got a King ... Kristaps Porzingis'

    New York Knicks center Enes Kanter responded to Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James ' calling himself the king of New York by saying that title is already taken by the Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis...

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  12. Magic Johnson Says Lakers Won't 'Mess' with Lonzo Ball's Shot Until After Season

    Despite Lonzo Ball 's early shooting struggles, the Los Angeles Lakers are going to be patient before possibly tinkering with the rookie point guard's stroke...

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  13. Kawhi Leonard to Return 'Sooner Rather Than Later' from Quad Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs have had to survive without Kawhi Leonard this season, but head coach Gregg Popovich believes he will return to the court before long...

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  14. Steve Kerr: Celtics Are 'Team of the Future' in the East, Kyrie Irving 'Amazing'

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr simultaneously praised the Boston Celtics and threw shade at the Cleveland Cavaliers in just a few minutes...

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  15. Nicolas Batum to Return from Elbow Injury, Make Season Debut vs. Cavs

    When the Charlotte Hornets take the court against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, they'll have Nicolas Batum for the first time this season...

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  16. Devin Booker Confrontation with Lakers Reportedly Sparked by Brian Shaw Comment

    Phoenix Suns star Devin Booker had words with the Los Angeles Lakers bench and had to be restrained by teammate Troy Daniels late in the Suns' 100-93 loss Monday night at Talking Stick Resort Arena...

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  17. 'I'm Still in Win Mode': Why LeBron Is Unstoppable—but the Cavs Are in Trouble

    It was 10:30 a.m. , Texas time, when LeBron James strolled into the Dallas Mavericks ' arena for a recent shootaround. In his mouth was a black plastic spoon. But the King was not eating...

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  18. Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor Will Star in VH1 Reality Show

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor will headline a VH1 reality show aptly titled Teyana & Iman . On Tuesday, the network unveiled a teaser for the series, which will premiere Feb...

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  19. Stan Van Gundy: Athletes Who Protest Are 'Brave and Patriotic'

    Detroit Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy called athletes who protest during the United States national anthem to call attention to social injustice "brave and patriotic...

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  20. Kyrie Irving Will Play vs. Nets with Mask Protecting Face Injury

    Kyrie Irving said he will play in Tuesday night's road game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center with a mask covering his facial fracture, per Jay King of MassLive...

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  21. Save Your Frank Ntilikina Slander, He's Worthy of Knicks' Lottery Pick

    NEW YORK — Forget, for a moment, the image from Monday night, that of a 19-year-old Frank Ntilikina, chest puffed out at LeBron James , like a kid standing up to the bully ...

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  22. LeBron James Calls Himself King of New York After Win vs. Knicks

    LeBron James is the King of New York—at least according to the man himself. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward said as much in an Instagram post Tuesday, a day after scoring ...

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  23. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Every Team's Best Lineup

    By definition, every NBA team has a premier five-man lineup. Some have struggled, either because they're incapable of scoring points in efficient fashion or because they have no idea how to prevent their opponents from doing exactly that...

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  24. 'No Respect at the Rim' All-Stars: NBA's Nastiest in-Game Dunkers

    Basketball is theoretically a non-contact sport, but the area around the rim is paradoxically defined by violence...

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  25. Cavaliers Players Celebrate Comeback Win over Knicks with 'Arthur' Posts

    Avoiding a near calamity at Madison Square Garden, the Cleveland Cavaliers erased a 23-point deficit to defeat the New York Knicks 104-101 on Monday night...

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