1. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Dances on Float in NYC's Gay Pride Parade

    A day before the NBA 's first annual awards show Monday night, league Commissioner Adam Silver participated in New York City's gay pride parade...

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  2. NBA Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Paul George, Kevin Love and More

    This sliver of the NBA offseason—after the draft and before the free-agency floodgates open on July 1—is usually quiet. Not this year. Thanks mostly to superstar Paul George , trade fever has swept across pro basketball...

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  3. Tom Brady Goes Golfing with Stephen Curry, Calls Him a 'Young Jedi'

    Tom Brady and Stephen Curry share two common interests: Under Armour and championships. On Sunday, golf was added to the list...

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  4. Ezekiel Elliott Tells Dirk Nowitzki He Runs Like a Baby Giraffe at Softball Game

    Does Dirk Nowitzki run like a baby giraffe? Ezekiel Elliott thinks so. The NFL's reigning rushing leader ribbed the 39-year-old Dallas Mavericks veteran at his annual Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game on Saturday...

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  5. Fan Gets Crying LeBron James Tattoo on Leg for 'Diehard Jordan Fan' Friend

    Not everyone loves LeBron James . But this guy has raised the bar when it comes to anti-LBJ fanhood . On Thursday, artist Kalen Michael Gilleese posted an image of his new calf tattoo, a headshot of a tearful James...

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  6. Kenyon Martin on Joakim Noah: 'That Boy Sucks...I'll Play Him for His Contract'

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language. During an interview with Hot 97's Peter Rosenberg and Ebro Darden on Friday, retired NBA player Kenyon Martin ripped New York Knicks center Joakim Noah ...

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  7. Derek Carr Trolls Seahawks, Says Team Will Feed Marshawn Lynch on 1-Yard Line

    After becoming the highest-paid player in NFL history on Thursday, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr trolled the Seattle Seahawks. "There's no pressure," Carr told media members Friday...

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  8. Migos Rapper Quavo Impresses in Pickup Game with Shareef O'Neal in Los Angeles

    Quavo, one-third of the rap group Migos, is a solid athlete. We've seen him show off impressive touch with a football and bust fellow hip-hop artist Tory Lanez in a game of one-on-one (warning : link contains NSFW language) ...

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  9. No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz Happy to Go to 76ers Because Philly Has 7 Chick-fil-As

    When eventual No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz found out that the Philadelphia 76ers traded up to the top spot in the 2017 NBA draft, he had one question. "OK, cool...

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  10. NBA Twitter Digs Up Old Social Media Posts from Draftees, Many Get Deleted

    Warning: Some posts contain NSFW content. The NBA draft is an annual reminder that nothing ever dies on the internet. Ask Larry Nance Jr ...

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  11. Rudy Gobert: Frank Ntilikina's High 'Bust Potential' Is Because He's European

    Players drafted from overseas are often viewed as more volatile than players coming out of college in the United States. New York Knicks guard Frank Ntilikina is the latest example...

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  12. Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams React to Trade Speculation with Twitter Comments

    Houston Rockets guards Patrick Beverley and Lou Williams have been named as trade pieces as the team looks to land a star, according to ESPN's Marc Stein: Shortly after Stein ...

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  13. Buckeyes Fan Mows 'Ohio' into Michigan Fan Neighbor's Yard While He's Away

    Ohio State Buckeyes fan Ty Higgins lives next to a big Michigan Wolverines fan who asked the OSU grad to watch over his place while he's away this week. Higgins decided to "spruce it up a bit" by mowing a giant "Ohio" into the guy's lawn...

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  14. Kevin Durant Takes Out Full-Page Ad in SF Chronicle to Thank Warriors, Fans

    Just over a week after winning his first NBA title, Kevin Durant took out a full-page ad in the San Francisco Chronicle to thank the Golden State Warriors and their fans...

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  15. De'Aaron Fox Confirms 'Swipa' Nickname Is Inspired by 'Dora the Explorer'

    De'Aaron Fox 's nickname is "Swipa." The connection—a nod to Swiper the Fox from the popular children's show Dora the Explorer —seemed too good to be true...

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  16. NHL Reveals New Adidas Uniforms, Including 1st LV Golden Knights Jersey

    Ahead of Wednesday's expansion draft, the NHL revealed new Adidas uniforms for all 31 teams, including the league's newest franchise, the Las Vegas Golden Knights...

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  17. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Posts Video of Fan Leaving Truck for Selfie in Traffic

    Warning: NSFW language. There's a reason they call him the People's Champ. On Tuesday, one fan was so excited to see Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson stopped next to him at ...

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  18. Washington Generals Counter Globetrotters by Drafting LaVar Ball, Conor McGregor

    On Tuesday, the Harlem Globetrotters held their 11th annual draft . While some of the names are unrealistic, five current members of the squad joined after getting picked in previous years...

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  19. New Photo Reveals Kawhi Leonard Cut Off His Trademark Braids

    First, LeBron James shaved his head. Now, Kawhi Leonard 's signature braids are gone. This summer is weird. On Tuesday, Comedy Central's Legends tweeted out a photo of the San Antonio Spurs superstar without his trademark hairstyle...

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  20. MMA Fighter Josh Jones Knocks Out Opponent in 4 Seconds with Huge Punch

    Josh Jones wastes no time once he steps into the Octagon. During Saturday's NEF 29: Stars and Stripes event, the 28-year-old American knocked out Anthony Spires in four seconds. One…two…three…four ...

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  21. Dwight Howard Tweets About Paul George, Seemingly Unaware of Having Been Traded

    Apparently Dwight Howard doesn't follow Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter. Minutes after The Vertical editor dropped a # WojBomb about D12 getting dealt to the Charlotte Hornets, ...

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  22. Twitter Resurfaces Old Magic Johnson Tweets After D'Angelo Russell Trade

    After the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly agreed to send 21-year-old point guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, per The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , Twitter hit Magic Johnson 's Twitter archives...

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  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George and Potential 2017 Draft-Day Moves

    It happens every year. The NBA Finals end, a champion is crowned and the hoops community expects to catch its breath. It's a fool's errand, though, as the real roller-coaster ride is just reaching the apex...

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  24. 76ers Fans Hold #RTArmageddon, Expose Old Takes About 'The Process'

    After the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday officially traded up to the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft, fans organized a reckoning...

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  25. Rob Gronkowski Racks Up $100K Bill at Casino Club with 160 Bottles of Champagne

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkoski racked up a bill north of $100,000 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut this weekend, according to TMZ ...

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