1. On Karl Anthony Towns, the Prospect I Covet Most

    In the lead up to the NBA Draft on June 25th, we will look at several prospects who might be available when the Lakers make their selections...

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  2. Lakers May Not Be Able to Ignore Okafor If Towns Goes No. 1

    Karl-Anthony Towns appears to be a near lock for the top overall pick, which means Jahlil Okafor would probably be the safest/most likely selection for the Lakers , who have a storied history when it comes to big men...

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  3. Draft's Top Four Teams Schedule Workouts with Mudiay

    Point guard Emmanuel Mudiay is scheduled to work out for the Minnesota Timberwolves , Los Angeles Lakers , New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers in the weeks leading up to the ...

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  4. Kevin Love Should Avoid Long-Term Cavaliers Commitment β€” for Now

    After years of speculation, the NBA will finally find out what Kevin Love truly wants. The third contract marks the first time most NBA players get to exert true self-determination...

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  5. Festus Ezeli Can Be Warriors' X-Factor Against Cavaliers

    Much like Stephen Curry and Andrew Bogut, Festus Ezeli has gone through his fair share of injuries. Unlike those two, Ezeli didn't come into the league with high expectations...

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  6. Kerr, Draymond Forged Bond During Warriors' Training Camp

    During Game 2 of the Warriors ' opening round series against the Pelicans, Draymond Green barked back at Steve Kerr after being taken out of the game in the first quarter.....

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  7. Purdy: Golden State Warriors Have Come a Long, Long Way

    Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. In the Warriors' case, this is a good thing. The franchise's history in the Bay Area is largely without grand moments...

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  8. 'All Signals' Point to Timberwolves Favoring Jahlil Okafor...

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  9. Listen: Robert Horry on His Greatest Team and Greatest Shot

    Robert Horry stopped by The Herd on Tuesday to promote "Clutch City," his upcoming documentary about the Houston Rockets , but the seven-time champion also discussed his place in NBA history...

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  10. Steph Curry & LeBron James: Two Paths, One Goal, Same Akron

    The days leading up to the NBA Finals are long, strenuous and tense for all basketball fans, but especially those that reside from Cleveland and the Bay Area...

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  11. Sixers and Milwaukee Bucks Get into Hilarious Twitter Beef

    The Sixers social media team may be among the best in the NBA and on Monday night the team had some fun with the Milwaukee Bucks over playoff series' past and present.....

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  12. 6'11" John Henson Tries His Hand at Golf

    Golfing is not easy. It takes years of muscle memory and finding equipment that puts you in a comfortable position to succeed...

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  13. Atlanta Hawks Ownership, Front Office Questions Will Determine off-Season

    The Atlanta Hawks have a big off-season coming, but two question marks hold the keys to the team's immediate direction.....

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  14. Warriors' Speights Nearing Return

    The Warriors rolled through the Western Conference Finals despite the total absence of the man who led them in scoring more often than anybody not named Stephen Curry or Klay Thompson...

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  15. Warriors World Challenges Lil B For Charity #BlessSteph

    The Lil B curse is approaching legendary status. It took out Kevin Durant , and destroyed James Harden , who had a record-setting 13 turnovers in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals – all while the Based God himself watched on from the stands...

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  16. Report: UFC Releases Ten Fighters

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  17. Warriors' Success Influenced by Several Former Lakers

    The Lakers postseason is highlighted by winning the #2 pick in the NBA Draft and although their Northern California counterpart, the Golden State Warriors made it to the NBA Finals, there's much Lakers' influence in their success...

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  18. Lakers Work out 12 Players for 27th and 34th Picks

    The Lakers held their third and fourth sets of draft workouts Monday, hosting morning and afternoon sessions with six players apiece.....

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  19. Men's Basketball Coaches Nonplussed by Shorter Shot Clock

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  20. Fred Hoiberg Restored the Iowa State Cyclones as a National Force in Basketball

    He wasn't paraded through Ames, Iowa, on a chariot when he took his family to lunch. And the loyal Iowa State fans didn't carry shovels to clear paths for him while he slushed around campus in those deep Midwestern winters...

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  21. Andrew Bogut on Klay Thompson: β€œPre- and Post-Concussion Symptoms, Same.”

    We can safely assume that Klay Thompson will be in the starting lineup and ready to go for Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday...

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  22. Warriors in the NBA Finals Is Significant for the Bay Area

    The Bay Area is filled with knowledgeable, passionate, and die-hard fans. Cities like Boston , Chicago , New York , Los Angeles, and Philadelphia are constantly under the limelight, whether they deserve it or not...

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  23. 2015 NBA Draft: Cameron Payne Races into the Spotlight

    Cameron Payne didn't know what to think. His parents attended all his home games and his mother, LeShawn, sometimes brought pom-poms. From a distance, though, he couldn't tell what was going on with her colorful shirt...

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  24. 2015 NBA Playoffs: Q with Golden State Warriors' Alvin Gentry

    "When I was a little shortie, seventh grade, when you were one of my coaches at the Denver Nuggets Summer Basketball Camp, you and Larry Brown taught me something about basketball that I still carry with me to this day...

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  25. 5 Reasons Why the Warriors Will Beat the Cavaliers

    It's almost here. The NBA Finals are upon us and they are coming to Oakland, as the Cleveland Cavaliers travel to the Bay Area to play the Golden State Warriors ...

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