1. Kiszla: Players Quitting on Brian Shaw Forced Nuggets' Hand

    It might seem odd to think on the cold, gray Tuesday morning when Brian Shaw lost his first gig as an NBA head coach that the Nuggets did Shaw a favor by firing him...

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  2. Nuggets Deny '6 Weeks' Phrase Meant They Were Looking Toward End of Season

    On Monday, Nuggets coach Brian Shaw denied his players were referring to the remaining time this season when they broke a huddle chanting with "1, 2, 3, six weeks!" in Friday night's home game against Utah ...

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  3. Dusty Saunders: 53 Percent Fewer People Watching Nuggets on TV This Season

    The Nuggets, unfortunately, lead the NBA in one category — the largest TV audience loss of any team, compared with last season.....

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  4. Brian Shaw's Firing Draws Strong Reactions on Twitter

    The Denver Nuggets fired coach Brian Shaw on Tuesday and named assistant Melvin Hunt interim coach for the rest of the season....

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  5. Hornets Welcome Lakers to Charlotte

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  6. Hornets' Hairston Misses Weights, Sits

    Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston was inactive for Sunday's game against Orlando after missing a weight-training session.....

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  7. Charlotte Hornets Plan to Pair PGs Mo Williams, Kemba Walker

    Point guard Mo Williams has been such a sensation in his first five games with the Charlotte Hornets that coach Steve Clifford is already planning how to use him in collaboration with Kemba Walker...

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  8. Are the Hawks and Warriors Really the Favorites for the NBA Finals?

    The Hawks have the best record in the league and the Warriors have been dominant, but are they really the favorites to meet in the Finals? Flanns & Zillz run through the contenders and pretenders...

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  9. Ailing Hawks at Practice

    The Hawks had a near full practice contingent Monday in preparation for Tuesday's game against the Rockets .....

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  10. Hawks Show They Can Rely on Backups to Keep Winning

    John Jenkins insists he wasn't surprised when the Atlanta Hawks earned their latest win on the road without three starters and a top backup.....

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  11. Hutchinson Leaves the Auburn Football Team

    Jimmy Hutchinson has left the Auburn football team, sources confirm to AuburnUndercover. Hutchinson was a freshman last season and punted nine times in 2014, averaging 36.5 yards per punt...

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  12. Swain Leaves the Auburn Football Team

    Anthony Swain has left the Auburn football team, sources tell AuburnUndercover. The rising senior linebacker hasn't participated in winter workouts and has decided to focus on finishing school and earning his degree...

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  13. Malzahn: 'I Can Tell They Are Hungry'

    Even as he watched 21 former Auburn players audition on Pro Day for the biggest step in their football lives, head coach Gus Malzahn looked toward his third Auburn season. The Tigers of 2015 will start spring practice next Tuesday...

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  14. Twin Towers Gobert and Favors Still a Work in Progress

    A frontcourt of Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors is going to dominate defensively on many nights. Conversely, a frontcourt of Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors will at times have its challenges on the offensive end...

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  15. For Jazz, Limiting Turnovers a Big Priority

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  16. Utah Jazz Return to Their Comfort Zone — the Road

    The Jazz were reeling. And that's putting it mildly. A disastrous opening stretch to the season saw Quin Snyder's team lose 19 of its first 25 games. There was talk of the Jazz being one of the five worst teams in the NBA ...

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  17. Jazz Begin Tough Month with Four-Game Road Trip

    The Utah Jazz have just entered the madness of March, when they'll play more games than during any other month of the season.....

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  18. Shaw on Open Practice

    Stanford held its first open practice of the spring on a rainy Saturday morning, and Cardinal coach David Shaw was pleased with his team's effort.....

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  19. Offense Begins to Excite in Second Spring Practice

    In a rare, tumultuous bout of weather that belied the typical postcard image of sunny California, the Stanford football team took to the field again on Saturday for its second spring practice of the season amidst a steady downpour and even hail...

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  20. Stanford Has Questions on Right Side of Offensive Line

    There's clarity on Stanford's blind side. Kyle Murphy, the new left tackle, played the position in high school and needed just a handful of practices this week for it to "feel completely natural...

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  21. Spring Questions: Stanford Cardinal

    Spring practices end the retrospective glances of last season and begin the forward-looking process toward the next fall.....

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  22. Five Storylines as Ole Miss Begins Spring Practice

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  23. KG Arrives, as Wolves Have Found 'Next Garnett'

    The most-interesting aspect in the return of Kevin Garnett is to watch the old warrior sliding through the arena lights past Andrew Wiggins, potentially the long-term cure for what has been a sick franchise...

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  24. Frustration Builds for Ailing Pekovic

    It was a very frustrated Nikola Pekovic who watched Monday's game between the Timberwolves and Los Angeles Clippers from the bench, his right foot/ankle too sore to let him play...

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  25. MacLellan Addresses Pursuit of Top-Line Winger

    In part two of his conversation with reporters following his first NHL trade deadline as the Capitals general manager, Brian MacLellan addressed the immediate future of Andre Burakovsky, ...

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