1. Malik Newman's Dad Won't Serve on Howland's Staff

    Despite all the Internet fantasies of Ben Howland pulling a Larry Brown and hiring Malik Newman's father as an assistant coach at Mississippi State, it's not going to happen...

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  2. Borrego Credits Budenholzer for Growth as Coach

    ORLANDO – When James Borrego sat down on Monday to start preparing for the Atlanta Hawks , the Orlando Magic 's interim head coach might as well have been scouting with the enemy...

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  3. LeBron: 'No One Should Fault' Love for MVP Choice

    INDEPENDENCE: LeBron James says he didn't think much about Kevin Love choosing the Thunder's Russell Westbrook as Most Valuable Player and believes he shouldn't be judged against his previous seasons...

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  4. Lillard Calls out Fan for Selling Signed Pair of Shoes

    Damian Lillard admonished a shoe-seller on Tuesday after he spotted a pair of his shoes — with his signature — for more than twice the retail value on an online marketplace...

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  5. Washington's Williams-Goss on 'Fence' with Declaring

    CLEVELAND, Ohio. - No matter the uphill battle, University of Washington sophomore point guard Nigel Williams-Goss always seems to come out on top...

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  6. Mayberry: Leadership on Thunder Is Shared Commodity

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  7. Speights Knew Wizards Would Argue, Quit vs. Warriors

    Marreese Speights said he knew the Washington Wizards would falter in Monday's game if the Golden State Warriors elevated their defense...

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  8. Is Winslow Duke's Most Intriguing Draft Prospect?

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Early in the second half of Duke's opening round game against Robert Morris, everyone stared mouth agape as Blue Devils center – and coveted NBA Draft prospect – Jahlil Okafor missed a dunk...

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  9. Griffin Battery Complaint Dismissed in Vegas

    LAS VEGAS -- Prosecutors have dropped a misdemeanor case stemming from a man's complaint that Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin slapped him and grabbed his cellphone at a Las Vegas Strip nightclub last October...

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  10. Spurs Finish 1st in ESPN's Front Office Rankings

    For the second year in a row, we're ranking every front office in the NBA . And for the second year in a row, the Spurs are No. 1 by a wide margin...

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  11. Nets Don't 'Stack' Up to Celtics in Blowout Loss

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  12. 1974-75 Champion Warriors Believe in This Year's Team

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rick Barry has watched the Golden State Warriors try to accomplish what his team did 40 years ago. He has never seen a group with as good a chance to win another NBA title as the current club...

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  13. D'Antoni on Nash: We Pushed the Envelope

    Retirements will always prompt reflection. That's the way of the sporting world, where elite athletes so often have their careers eulogized the moment they announce it's over...

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  14. Report: Hawks Likely to Re-Sign Austin Daye

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  15. David Stockton Records Triple-Double in D-League

    David Stockton added another stellar Bighorns stat line to his recent string of success in the D-League on Sunday in Reno...

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  16. Metta World Peace Signs in Italy

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  17. With Consistent Minutes from Thibs, Mirotic Is Balling

    Bulls rookie forward Nikola Mirotic went for 28 points and eight rebounds in a win against the Hornets last night, a performance that he punctuated by banking one on Jason Maxiell's head...

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  18. Shelburne: Lakers Should Pick Towns Over Okafor

    Only 14 games remain in the 2014-15 NBA season for the Los Angeles Lakers and all the attention has turned to the team potentially having a lottery pick in the 2015 NBA draft...

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  19. Pelicans Re-Sign Toney Douglas

    NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has re-signed unrestricted free agent guard Toney Douglas. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed...

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  20. Brooks on KD: 'You Feel for Him. He Loves Playing'

    A trying season for the Oklahoma City Thunder took a turn for the worse Friday when the team announced that Kevin Durant will be out indefinitely due to persistent soreness in his surgically-repaired right foot...

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  21. Halep Wanted Shot at Serena in Indian Wells

    Simona Halep, who beat Jelena Jankovic for the Indian Wells title, didn't get a chance to play world No. 1 Serena Williams , who pulled out of her semifinal against the Romanian with an injured right leg...

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  22. Nadal to Play at Queen's Club After 3-Year Absence

    LONDON (AP) -- Rafael Nadal says he will play at this year's Queen's Club, ending his three-year absence at the grass-court tournament...

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  23. Smart Admits Shot on Matt Bonner Looked Intentional

    NEW YORK — It's been a learning experience over the past 48 hours for Marcus Smart, who admitted that his shot to the groin of Spurs forward Matt Bonner “looked a little intentional...

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  24. Lowe: How the Suns Went All in to Build for Future

    It's refreshing to get a reminder that in this age of technocratic team-building — of analytics, risk-reward calculations, arcane cap rules, and pegging a value on everything ...

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  25. Pacers' West: Harden Toughest to Officiate Since Shaq

    James Harden lit up the Pacers in 43 minutes of play in the Rockets 110-100 win over the Pacers. He scored 44 points, dished out seven assists and grabbed four rebounds...

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