1. Energized O.J. Mayo Making Most of Preseason

    It certainly looks that way after the Milwaukee Bucks guard lit up Madison Square Garden and the New York Knicks in a preseason game Monday night...

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  2. Why NBA's Draft Lottery Reform Is Slippery Slope

    Everyone understands the reasons the Philadelphia 76ers want the NBA to wait on implementing a plan to reform the draft lottery: They need one more season to complete a most brazen two-year tanking cycle...

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  3. Still No Timetable for Leonard, Splitter

    The availability of starters Kawhi Leonard and Tiago Splitter for next week's season opener remains in question as they continue to recover from their respective maladies...

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  4. Kings Still Figuring Out Their Lineup Chemistry

    Kings coach Michael Malone knows how he wants to start games when the regular season begins Oct. 29. The lineup isn't unexpected, as it's the same group that started the first exhibition game...

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  5. Video: Nogueira Dishes on the Team's Best & Worst Dancers

    He may not leave the bench much this season, but that doesn't mean there's not a whole lot to like about Lucas Nogueira...

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  6. Morey Calls Harden Defense Video 'Completely Unfair'

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  7. Anthony Davis Says He's 'Fine' After Spraining Wrist

    Baltimore – When New Orleans Pelicans All-Star forward Anthony Davis walked to the bench 37 seconds into the third quarter to get his right wrist checked out, there likely was a collective "Here we go again" sigh from the Pelicans' fan base...

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  8. 5 Observations from Hawks' OT Win over Hornets

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  9. Nelson Has Message for Those Expecting More PG Turnover

    From 2008 through their championship season and on into 2012, the Mavericks had one starting point guard...

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  10. LeBron Expects Friction with Blatt

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  11. Raonic Hits 12 Aces in Opening Match Basels

    Milos Raonic remains in contention for a spot at next month's Barclays ATP World Tour Finals after he reached the Swiss Indoors Basel second round on Tuesday...

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  12. Charlotte Searching for Something More with Lance

    Over the past few years, I rarely was able to convince anyone to watch Charlotte Bobcats basketball. But one evening last season, while visiting a friend who grew up attending Hornets games, I saw on my phone that the Bobcats...

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  13. Nets Just Want to Make It out of Boston Alive

    The Brooklyn Nets have had a rough travel schedule this preseason. Even though they'll only play six games -- two fewer than most other teams -- they balanced that out with two 14-hour ...

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  14. Kings' Owner Changing Basketball Thanks to Data

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  15. Mavs Request Waivers on Griffin, Togashi

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  16. Video: Entire Bulls Bench Runs to Help Up Rose

    While Derrick Rose missed significant time due to injury the last couple years, there were questions about how his teammates were responding to his absences. Safe to say, they have his back (hat tip: Tom Ley of Deadspin)...

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  17. Durant Rolled into Press Conference on a Scooter

    Kevin Durant , who is recovering from foot surgery, rolled up to a press conference on Tuesday morning — literally. “I feel like Nick Saban, just rolling around on my scooter court to court,” he told reporters (via NBC Sports)...

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  18. Wizards Sign John Lucas

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld announced today that the team has signed guard John Lucas...

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  19. Grantland: NBA League Pass Rankings, Part 1

    Last year's League Pass Rankings kicked off with Simmons writing, “If I watch more than 75 total minutes of the Suns this season, I'm gonna feel like I failed...

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  20. Wozniacki Outlasts Sharapova for 2nd Straight Time

    SINGAPORE (AP) -- Maria Sharapova 's chances of claiming the season-ending No. 1 ranking were hurt Tuesday after a 7-6 (4), 6-7 (5), 6-2 loss to Caroline Wozniacki at the WTA Finals...

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  21. Former Blazer Robinson Arrested for DWI

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y- Former NBA player and Buffalo native Clifford Robinson was arrested Sunday for DWI and Leandra's Law violations after the Bills' game Sunday...

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  22. Grantland: Bill and Jalen's Pistons Preview

    Having Stan Van Gundy take control in the locker room and in the front office is a great thing for the Pistons . Featuring Josh Smith , Brandon Jennings , and Jodie Meeks may not be a great thing for the Pistons...

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  23. McEnroe Rants Against 'Lunatic' Cyclists in Central Park

    Tennis legend John McEnroe wants people to stay far away from the bicycle thunderdome known as Central Park...

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  24. Lakers Waive Appling and Tyler

    EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Keith Appling and center Jeremy Tyler, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak...

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  25. Report: Lakers to Waive Keith Appling

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