1. Why Damian Lillard's All-Star Dreams Won't Come True in 2013-14

    Damian Lillard has set lofty goals for himself, as he’s aiming to become an All-Star, according to Matt Moore of CBSSports.com (h/t NBCSports.com ). It’s clear at this point that Lillard has all-star potential...

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  2. Happy Birthday, Phil Jackson: The Ultimate Zen Master Highlight Reel

    Break out the cake, ice cream and incredibly nostalgic highlight reels. It’s time to wish a very happy birthday to arguably the greatest coach in NBA history— Phil Jackson ...

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  3. Budding NBA Stars Every Fan Must Watch During Training Camp

    It’s no secret that NBA fans love star power, but while it’s the Kobe Bryants of the league we’ll be talking about most of the season, there are a number of up-and-comers who deserve our attention entering training camp...

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  4. Blueprint for Pau Gasol to Return to All-Star Form During 2013-14 Season

    Pau Gasol never looked like himself in his first year under Mike D'Antoni, but that can change during the 2013-14 NBA season. The last time the 33-year-old was an All-Star was 2011—a season in which he averaged 18...

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  5. Power Ranking the Best Player on Every NBA Team

    The NBA is a star-driven league, but which players make the biggest difference for their respective teams night in and night out? For some, it's obvious...

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  6. Checklist for Doc Rivers to Turn LA Clippers into Title Contenders

    When the Los Angeles Clippers brought in Doc Rivers as their new head coach this offseason, they set themselves up for a run at an NBA title...

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  7. Why LeBron James Has No Reason to Bolt Miami Heat in Free Agency

    LeBron James is always a popular topic among NBA fans, but with the notion that he may leave the Miami Heat in 2014, his name is being tossed around more than ever...

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  8. Are Kevin Durant & Russell Westbrook the Most Dynamic 1-2 Punch in the NBA?

    In 2008, the Seattle Supersonics became the Oklahoma City Thunder , and OKC inherited a team that had youth, energy and a dynamic duo in Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook ...

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  9. Why Jordan Farmar Will Steal Lakers' Backup PG Role from Steve Blake

    The Los Angeles Lakers have endured a summer of change, and while it hasn ’t all been good, the return of Jordan Farmar is a bright spot entering the 2013-14 season...

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  10. Power Ranking the Deepest NBA Teams, Post-Free Agency

    The NBA may be a star-driven league, but having depth sure helps when it comes to chasing the Larry O’Brien Trophy. When looking at depth across the league, it’s important to look at rosters from beginning to end...

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  11. Teams That Should Go All in on Pursuing Dwyane Wade During 2014 Offseason

    The Miami Heat have arguably the most talented Big Three in the NBA when it comes to LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh ...

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  12. 5 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the 2013 NBA Offseason

    In case you haven’t heard, we are officially in the dog days of the NBA offseason. So far, we’ ve encountered an unpredictable draft, big-time free-agent moves and a summer league that saw impressive performances across the board...

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  13. Reasons to Believe LA Lakers Will Surpass Expectations Next Season

    Ever since the Los Angeles Lakers ’ season came crashing to an end, the consensus has been that 2013-14 will be just as disastrous...

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  14. Every NBA Team's Biggest Health Concern for Next Season

    If there’s one guarantee in the NBA , it’s that health is bound to impact your roster at some point during the season. Entering 2013-14, there are a number of prominent injuries to highlight...

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  15. 10 Most Exciting NBA Teams to Watch for in 2013-14 Season

    The NBA is an exciting league by nature, but there are a few squads that take "spectacle" to a whole new level...

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  16. Ranking Every Top NBA Offseason Acquisition So Far

    The 2013-14 NBA schedule has officially been released, but the offseason still has a ways to go before we’re sitting on our couches, yelling at our television sets and watching the game we love...

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  17. Will Kevin Love Be the NBA's Biggest Surprise During 2013-14 Season?

    Kevin Love is a legitimate NBA superstar, and he’s bound to remind us all of that fact during the 2013-14 season. Entering the 2012-13 campaign, Love’s career trajectory was set to take a serious step in the right direction...

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  18. Early NBA Playoff Field Predictions After Big Offseason Shifts

    Anybody bored by the NBA offseason clearly can’t appreciate the league’s best storylines ...

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  19. Why LeBron James' Legacy Will Be Tied to Pat Riley Forever

    In 2010, LeBron James made " The Decision " to play for the Miami Heat , undeniably tying his legacy to one of the most legendary figures that the NBA has to offer—Pat Riley...

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  20. Biggest Lessons Hakeem Olajuwon Must Teach Dwight Howard

    Rumor has it the Houston Rockets will hire Hakeem Olajuwon as an assistant to help coach Dwight Howard , according to Shawn Ramsey of Fox Sports Southwest...

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  21. 5 NBA Teams That Vaulted into Contention During the 2013 Offseason

    The NBA is a star-driven league, and for that reason, we already have a good idea of which teams will be contenders entering the 2013-14 season...

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  22. NBA Rookies Who Should Be Immediate Starters Next Year

    The 2013 NBA draft class was considered one of the weaker groups to enter the league in recent memory, but the truth is, a handful of rookies should be starters as soon as the season begins...

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  23. 6 Takeaways from Saturday's NBA Summer League Action

    Saturday featured a number of summer league games in Las Vegas—seven to be exact—and while not every moment provided a valuable NBA lesson, a handful of players and themes stuck out among the rest...

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  24. Why Houston Rockets Trading Jeremy Lin Would Allow James Harden to Blossom

    The Houston Rockets made headlines during the offseason with the acquisition of Dwight Howard , but the next step in the process might be trading Jeremy Lin for the benefit of James Harden...

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  25. Biggest Takeaways from the First Week of NBA Free Agency 2013

    The first week of free agency has been a wild one in the NBA . Dwight Howard has chosen the Houston Rockets, Josh Smith has finally left the Atlanta Hawks and the Golden State Warriors continued to improve with the acquisition of Andre Iguodala...

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