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Hot Topics: Who will become this season’s top scorer?

Will Stephen Curry or Luka Doncic win the goalscoring title this season? Each week, NBA.com editors will speak on some of the league’s most important topics. In Sunday games, eight players are averaging 29.5 (or more) points per game. Who from this group will become the NBA scoring champion this …

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Gameday Rundown: Back-To-Back begins in Cleveland

Miami HEAT vs. Cleveland Cavaliers IOTG: Nike Miami HEAT Courtside Shorts – $20 off Buy now The HEAT and the Cavaliers meet for the first of four regular season meetings. Last season, Cleveland won the series, 2-1, but Miami has won 12 of the last 15 matchups overall. The HEAT …

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‘Crypto volatility is a problem’: NBA World erupts as news about former No. 1 draft pick emerges

The crypto market boom has also made its way into the NBA world. From sponsorships to advertisements, investments to NFTs, the league has found ways to profit from the upcoming new cryptocurrency market. In light of the recent market crisis, many platforms have been forced to account. And a few …

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NBA 2K23 releases new Dreamer Pack featuring Kevin Durant in 3 new iterations

NBA 2K23 released its first bi-weekly fan update a few days ago. Surprisingly, many fans were unhappy with the adjustments as the majority of them were unwarranted or worthless. So, it looks like the game has finally heard the outrage of its fans and decided to make some special upgrades …

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NBA commissioner Adam Silver doesn’t believe Kyrie Irving is anti-Semitic

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving is currently suspended for posting a link to a documentary loaded with Holocaust denial and conspiracy. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has ‘no doubt’ that suspended Brooklyn guard Kyrie Irving is not anti-Semitic, he told a conference Thursday, while LeBron James spoke out. took to Twitter …

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Ex-NBA champ is changing ‘how the world builds’ to tackle climate crisis

London CNN Business — Three years ago, a hurricane devastated the Bahamas, killing dozens. Now the country is building what it claims is the world’s first carbon-negative housing community to reduce the likelihood of future climate disasters and to alleviate the housing shortage caused by the storm. Rick Fox, a …

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Matt Moore’s Best Friday Bets

It’s a full Friday in the NBA with key games across the league. Typically, I reserve this column for Wednesday nights, but with so many games tonight’s schedule was just too good to pass up. Here are the four games I bet on, and remember, you can track all of …

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NBA Mock Trade: Thunder Cash In on Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl

The Thunder, who have now won three games in a row behind emerging star Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, continue to edge closer and closer to a return to the NBA Playoffs. It might not be this year, but with second overall selection Chet Holmgren, a new 2023 Draftee and more, they could …

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Houston Rockets vs Phoenix Suns picks, predictions, NBA odds on Sunday

The Phoenix Suns host the Houston Rockets in an NBA game Sunday night at the Footprint Center in Phoenix. The game is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. MST and can be seen on Bally Sports Arizona and on ATTSN-SW. Who will win the game? Check out these odds, picks and predictions …

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NBA Star Power Index: As Russell Westbrook hits rock bottom, Ja Morant and Jayson Tatum soar

Welcome back to NBA Star Power Index: A weekly gauge of players getting the most buzz in the league. Inclusion on this list isn’t necessarily a good thing — it just means you’re capturing the attention of the NBA world. Nor is it a ranking. The players listed are in …

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Adam Silver says NBA monitoring ‘serious’ tanking issue, sources say

NBA commissioner Adam Silver, in recent comments to Phoenix Suns employees, addressed possible solutions for tanking while noting that he understands why teams would do it when a “one-in-a-generation player” is set to enter the league, sources say. who were present. Calling it a “serious issue” that has sparked “hundreds” …

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Former Southwest Florida buccaneer Keon Ellis to make NBA debut

For the very first time, a former Buccaneer from Southwest Florida will play in the NBA. Keon Ellis, who donned the purple and aqua from 2018-2020, made the Sacramento Kings opening night roster. “You could see the talent the first time he walked on campus,” FSW head coach Eric Murphy …

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Opinion: Milwaukee Bucks need to bring back this 4x NBA All-Star

The Milwaukee Bucks are among the best teams in the NBA and will likely be one of the top four teams in the Eastern Conference this season. That being said, their weakness is that they didn’t have a strong production of goalscorers from their bench last season. They ranked 27th …

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Six Celtics among players with highest average ratings in NBA 2K history

The Boston Celtics are by all accounts one of the NBA‘s most storied franchises with a record 17 titles to their name and many additional accolades accumulated over more than three quarters of a century of playing in the league. But much of that excellence came before the advent of …

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These are each NBA team’s new jerseys and kits for the 2022-23 season.

We are less than a week away from the start of the NBA season, and many teams will sport new looks as the league reimplemented City Edition jerseys this year. The NBA is the league that connects the most to fashion and the culture of its audience. These jerseys will …

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Three things to know: Lakers at Warriors Preseason 10-9-22

The Lakers continue their 2022-23 preseason with a Sunday night game against Golden State at Chase Center. Game tips at 5:30 p.m. on Spectrum SportsNet and NBA TV. Here are three things to know before the game: QUICK STARTS CONTINUEFor the third straight preseason game, the Lakers got off to …

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NBA 2K League, Australian National Basketball League Launch Expansion Team, NBL Oz Gaming

The 2022 NBA 2K Tip Off Tournament on April 20, 2022 at Pan Am Plaza in Indianapolis, Indiana. MELBOURNE – The NBA 2K League and Australia’s National Basketball League (NBL) today announced a historic agreement that will see the NBL launch an NBA 2K League expansion team, NBL Oz Gaming, …

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Phoenix Suns lose pre-season opener to Australians Adelaide 36ers in shocking home upset

The Phoenix Suns lost their pre-season opener at home to a side from the Adelaide 36ers of the Australian National Basketball League 134-124 on Sunday night. The Suns, whose last game at the Footprint Center was a 33-point loss to the Dallas Mavericks in Game 7 of the Western Conference …

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Former NBA star’s son named No. 1 rookie for 2025

NEW ORLEANS, LA – AUGUST 25: Power Carlos Boozer (4) warms up before a BIG3 Basketball League 3 on 3 game on August 25, 2019 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA. (Photo by Stephen Lew/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) On Thursday afternoon, 247Sports released its rankings for …

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The Timberwolves are looking to give the NBA a wake-up call

It was a July afternoon and Anthony Edwards had just returned from the gym. He lay down to take a nap and his phone started ringing nonstop. After about the 10th time, he finally checked to see who was calling and it was Karl-Anthony Towns. “Brother, what do you want?” …

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Thunder GM Sam Presti comments on NBA future in Seattle

Ever since the Seattle SuperSonics were moved and renamed Oklahoma City Thunder, fans have been clamoring for the team’s return. Seattle is one of the biggest basketball states in the country, many want the city to get their NBA team back, as they are a die-hard fan of the game. …

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Indiana Pacers Preview – 2022-23 NBA Team Previews

This article is part of our NBA Team Previews series. Indiana Pacers 2022-23 Team overview The biggest “offseason” move the Pacers made was really the trade deadline deal they reached last February to acquire rising star Tyrese Haliburton and Buddy Hield from the Kings. Indiana sent Domantas Sabonis, depth …

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This NBA star has had the most wins over the past decade, and it’s not LeBron James, Stephen Curry or Kevin Durant

The NBA is filled to the brim with some of the best stars in the sports world. Players like LeBron James, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant have made a habit of being recurring winners and storing accolades. These three players have long been at the forefront and have served as …

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NBA Draft Scouting Report: Alabama’s Brandon Miller – NBA Draft Digest

Contents Prospect profile Strong points Projection project Grand Council 2023 Brandon Miller Transfer | Alabama Height: 6’9″ | Weight: 200 pounds 2023 Draft Age: 20.59 George Walker IV/The Tennessean-USA TODAY Network Prospect profile Miller is already 19, which means he will be older than other potential peers in this class. …

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NBA Concludes Robert Sarver Investigation; Phoenix Suns fans react

While the suspension of Suns and Mercury owner Robert Sarver brings relief to fans after a thorough investigation, others believe the NBA should impose a harsher penalty. (File photo by Karrissa D. Herrera/Cronkite News) PHOENIX — The NBA announced Tuesday that Phoenix Suns and Mercury managing partner Robert Sarver will …

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LA Lakers and Utah Jazz remain ‘far apart’ in trade talks after exchanging multiple offers

The LA Lakers and Utah Jazz have reportedly engaged in trade talks this offseason. However, the teams are not close to an agreement. On “The Drive with Spence Checketts” podcast, The Athletic’s Tony Jones explained why the LA Lakers didn’t make a trade with the Jazz. “I don’t think the …

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An NBA fan explains why Kevin Durant will be the NBA’s No. 2 player for his entire career: “Your whole career, you’re No. 2 behind LeBron and when he gets older, Giannis is the new No. 1.”

Kevin Durant has been under fire for a while now. First, he was heavily criticized when he joined the Golden State Warriors in 2016, part of a 73 win that easily won back-to-back titles in 2017 and 2018. Then he drew more criticism after leaving the Warriors and joining the …

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NBA 2K23 The City features revealed in new Courtside Report

2K today unveiled a host of new features for its NBA 2K23 “The City” mode, including fast travel stations, new locations, and more. Detailed in the latest Courtside report, 2K has added tons of features to the city in an effort to make it more accessible, listening to player feedback …

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30 Teams in 30 Days: Reviewing Every Franchise’s 2022 Offseason

Like most NBA summers, the 2022 edition has been full of trades, free agent news and player movement. From the defending champion Golden State Warriors to every other team in the league, the team that will speak on opening night will be different from last season. To update fans on …

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Cavs thrilled to land Mitchell as NBA deal formalized

Donovan Mitchell was praised by the Cleveland Cavaliers and thanked by the Utah Jazz as his NBA trade from the Jazz to the Cavs was announced, confirming multiple reports Alex Goodlett Text size NBA All-Star guard Donovan Mitchell was greeted with enthusiasm by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday as his …

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Donovan Mitchell’s transfer from Utah Jazz to Cleveland Cavaliers surprises NBA Twitter

The Cleveland Cavaliers added a superstar to their roster on Thursday, acquiring Donovan Mitchell in a trade from the Utah Jazz, as ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported. 1 Related Mitchell is the only player Cleveland received as part of the deal, while the Jazz acquired Lauri Markkanen, Ochai Agbaji, Collin Sexton, …

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Dennis Rodman amassed $27 million in NBA career earnings but was left homeless by his mother at 17

Dennis Rodman’s Mom Made Dennis Rodman Homeless At 18 For Good Reason During his life, Dennis Rodman has been through a lot. His home life wasn’t the best, with the man never even having a father in the picture. He struggled with mental health issues during his time in the …

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The former NBA champion has been focused on an MVP-caliber season with the Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets superstar Kyrie Irving is likely to stay with the team after announcing Kevin Durant is staying put. Irving exercised his player option, but many believed the Nets would be willing to trade him if they left Durant. However, according to NBA insider Brandon “Scoop B” Robinson, the guard …

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Which NBA players have Under Armor shoe contracts? Stephen Curry and Joel Embiid top the full list

It seemed like just a few years ago, Under Armor was about to issue a challenge to Nike in the footwear and apparel sales department. In 2015, the company totaled $1.2 billion in sales through the end of August, overtaking Adidas in stride. The sales surge was helped by the …

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The NBA continues to show the Atlanta Hawks no love

The Atlanta Hawks continue to get no respect from the NBA. Despite having one of the best starting units in the NBA thanks to the addition of Dejounte Murray, the NBA didn’t give the Hawks a Christmas Day matchup. They also did not give them a nationally televised game during …

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Top 5 Laziest NBA Players of All Time – Basketball Network

Andray Blatche and James Harden © Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports These NBA players have been called lazy for some reason. While some fell victim to media narratives, some never quite reached their full potential because they lacked the discipline or the will to put in the extra work. Andray Blatche …

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2022 NBA Schedule Release Live Updates: Latest on Opening Night, Christmas Day and Nationally Televised Games

The NBA schedule will be officially unveiled on August 17 at 3 p.m. ET, but a number of key games have been flagged by Athleticism and other media before that. Here are the matches we know about Wednesday morning October 18: 76ers at Celtics (TNT) October 18: Lakers at Warriors …

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NBA rumours: Celtics to open 2022-23 NBA season against 76ers

The Boston Celtics would take center stage for NBA Opening Night. According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, the C’s will host the Philadelphia 76ers to open the 2022-23 season on October 18. In the west, defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors will host the Los Angeles Lakers. Sources: 2022-23 NBA …

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The major decision Golden State had to make in the 2022 NBA offseason

The Golden State Warriors have had a dreamlike 2021-22 season. After two seasons due to injuries, the Warriors ended up winning the 2022 NBA Finals and Stephen Curry finally got his Finals MVP trophy. Not only that, but the team finally brought Klay Thompson back to the field after the …

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Enes Kanter Freedom criticized China. Will he play in the NBA again?

Former Utah jazz center Enes Kanter Freedom doesn’t expect to play in the NBA or Europe again because of his outspoken views on human rights abuses in China and around the world . But the Turkish big man has recently received calls from WWE to become a professional wrestler. “I’m …

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Shaq indicates what Kevin Durant should do instead of asking for a transfer

NBA Four-time NBA champion Shaquille O’Neal has finally spoken on Kevin Durant’s transfer request as the NBA Free Agency is a month away from its end. By Mauricio Medrano August 02, 2022 11:55 p.m. EDT August 02, 2022 11:55 p.m. EDT © Sarah Stier/Getty ImagesKevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets …

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Bill Russell is the 5th NBA MVP to die after Kobe Bryant, Moses Malone, Wes Unseld and Wilt Chamberlain

The NBA just celebrated its 75th anniversary last season, which shows that the league is much younger than most major sports leagues in the world. As a result, most of the game’s legends are still around and allow young players to get first-hand advice from them. Bill Russell was the …

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Ex-Badger Ford continued to elevate offensive play in NBA Summer League Wisconsin News

LAS VEGAS — The blue shooting sleeve, ok. The laced purple and gold Nike Kobe, check it out. Neatly stored No. 60 Orlando Magic jersey, check. OK, Aleem Ford is ready to play. The former Wisconsin Badgers forward just completed his first NBA Summer League. All eyes were on Ford …

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Pistons bring back Classic Edition teal uniform for 2022-23

“To Pistons fans around the world – we’ve heard you, and this is for you,” said Detroit Pistons chief commercial officer Mike Zavodsky. “The teal jerseys represent a ‘colorful’ period in Pistons basketball and NBA history. We’re thrilled to reintroduce teal to a new generation of basketball fans, and we …

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Shaq fires back at Steph Curry’s hot take

In a recent interview with Complex, Golden State Warriors superstar Steph Curry was asked about a hypothetical streak between the 2017 Golden State Warriors and the early 2000s Los Angeles Lakers. On what such a series would look like, Steph said: “At the end of the day, if you could …

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2 Biggest Needs Pels Must Meet To Be An NBA Finals Candidate

The New Orleans Pelicans have a solid foundation to build on as they head into the 2022-23 NBA season. New Orleans went through two playoff games to earn its first playoff spot since the 2017-18 season. What made that playoff appearance more impressive was that they did it with star …

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NBA World reacts to Allen Iverson, Reebok News

SHANGHAI, CHINA – NOVEMBER 10: Former American basketball player Allen Iverson receives an interview during the rehearsal of Double 11 Global Shopping Festival 2018 on November 10, 2018 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Visual China Group via Getty Images/Visual China Group via Getty Images) In 2001, Allen Iverson scored a …

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Nikola Jokic signs historic 5-year extension with Nuggets

Nikola Jokic became the first player in NBA history to eclipse 2,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and 500 assists last season. Starting July 6, teams and players officially started signing contracts. NBA.com will continue to update reports once the offers are official. Free Agent Tracker | Commercial follow-up | Player movement …

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Darius Garland signs multi-year extension with Cavaliers

Darius Garland broke out last season for the Cavaliers with 21.7 points, 8.6 assists and 1.3 steals per game. Starting July 6, teams and players officially started signing contracts. NBA.com will continue to update reports once the offers are official. Free Agent Tracker | Commercial follow-up | Player movement | …

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NBA rumours: Markieff Morris says he has his sights set on the Sixers

The signing of James Harden by the Sixers is a matter of when, not if. The only reason Harden hasn’t signed with the Sixers since opening free agency and his decision to turn down his player option is because President of Basketball Operations Daryl Morey is busy browsing the free …

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Which current NBA players are sons of former players? Steph Curry, Jalen Brunson, Devin Booker and who else?

For a father, there must be nothing better than seeing his son rise through the ranks of professional sport after doing it himself, following in his footsteps. Sons of former NBA stars When recent reports broke that the sons of Basketball Hall of Fame members Scottie Pippen and Shaquille O’Neal …

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Scottie Pippen’s son just signed with this NBA team

On Friday, the Los Angeles Lakers announced that Scottie Pippen Jr. had signed a two-way contract with the team. Pippen Jr. is 21 and played his college basketball at Vanderbilt. He was undrafted in the 2022 NBA Draft last month. Her father is NBA legend and Basketball Hall of Famer …

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NBA insider expects Chicago Bulls to pursue Bamba and Hartenstein

With NBA free agency slated to begin in just over 24 hours, it’s surprising we’re finally getting reports of who the Chicago Bulls might be looking to add. Unlike last season, where the addition of Lonzo Ball and a capable point guard seemed like a foregone conclusion, free agency this …

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Bryce McGowens reflects on rise to NBA draft pick status with Hornets

WADE HAMPTON — Bryce McGowens felt hearing his name called in the 2022 NBA Draft was the culmination of all the hard work he’s put in over the years. “I don’t know what was going through my head. It was unreal,” McGowens told the Greenville News over the weekend. “Everything …

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The four-time NBA champion says LeBron James knows the streak is over after losing to the Warriors in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals

LeBron James valiantly tried to beat the Golden State Warriors for the second time in four straight years in 2018. James’ Cleveland Cavaliers only managed to win one game in the 2017 Finals and were looking to do better. The four-time MVP did everything he could, scoring a game-high 51 …

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NBA free agency 2022 – Latest deals, news, buzz and reports from across the league

NBA free agency doesn’t begin until June 30 at 6 p.m. ET, but news is already rolling in from all over the Association. Much of the early buzz came from New York, where Kyrie Irving’s contract status has pundits and fans alike speculating on the Brooklyn Nets star point guard’s …

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Shaq/Kobe Lakers win their first NBA championship

When Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant both joined the Los Angeles Lakers in the summer of 1996, fans assumed multiple championships were imminent and the only thing to do was plan the parade route through downtown. -city of LA. Not so fast. The Lakers were young and immature, and they …

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Steph Curry’s NBA Finals MVP award opens new chapter to his legacy

Placeholder while loading article actions It’s actually perfect for Stephen Curry’s story that it took four championships until he won the NBA Finals MVP award. It challenges you, once again, to contemplate its greatness differently. He’s his own kind of alpha, not a checklist legend following a Hall of Fame …

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Rockets, Mavericks NBA trade details: Christian Wood reportedly sold to Dallas

Luka Doncic is said to be another three-point threat to move on to next season. According to multiple reports, the Dallas Mavericks have acquired center Christian Wood as part of a deal from the Houston Rockets. The Rockets reportedly sent Wood to the Mavericks in exchange for Boban Marjanovic, Sterling …

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2022 NBA Draft Profile: Keegan Murray

Measurable: 6-8, 215 pounds 2021-22 key stats: 23.5 ppg, 8.7 rpg, 1.9 bpg, 1.3 spg, 55.4 FG percentage, 39.8 three-point percentage NBA.com consensus mock draft position: 5 (updated June 6, previously 6) While making a huge leap in production since his 2020-21 freshman season at Iowa (he averaged a modest …

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NBA Mock Trade: Thunder Use Package to Grab High Upside Forward

Regardless of how his interviews went, Eason is one of the most promising players in the draft, with the tools to become a force in the league. Eason is 6ft 8in tall and has a wingspan of 7ft 2in. After one season with Cincinnati, he transferred to LSU and mostly …

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2022 NBA Finals MVP odds: Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown gain ground as Celtics hold 2-1 lead

The Boston Celtics weathered a tough third quarter in Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors, continuing a fourth quarter run to take a 2-1 lead in the 2022 NBA Finals. The Celtics got strong contributions from their stars Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, while actors like Marcus Smart and …

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NBA Mock Trade: Thunder Consolidate Chooses To Advance In 2022 Draft

With draft night fast approaching, Thunder general manager Sam Presti is definitely going through his options. One of them might include a slight upward motion to capture a perspective with Oklahoma roots. Baylor’s Jeremy Sochan, a Polish prospect from Guymon, OK, is a defensive-minded striker who fits Presti’s MO very …

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NBA Finals LOOK: Boston Celtics Wear T-Shirts Supporting Brittney Griner Release from Russia

As political football continues to be jostled amid the battle to bring WNBA and Baylor legend Brittney Griner home, Boston Celtics players are showing their support by wearing ‘WE ARE BG’ shirts ahead of the second game of the NBA Finals. What is at issue? Griner, the Baylor legend and …

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Boston Celtics beat Miami Heat in Game 7 for trip to NBA Finals

MIAMI — For the Boston Celtics, winning the Eastern Conference Finals is nothing new. Reaching the NBA Finals, which the franchise has already played 22 times, is nothing to cheer about. The Celtics don’t hang those banners, they like to say. There is no place among the 17 in the …

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Pelican News on the Web 5/31/22

Check out our daily collection of pelican news and notes from local and national journalists hitting the internet on May 31, 2022. NBA mock draft 1.0: What do the Pelicans do with pick #8? The NBA draft is less than a month away. Who says no? 3 trades the Pelicans …

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NBA injuries: Smart, Williams, Herro questionable for Game 7

The playoff injury bug impacted some of the NBANBA’s biggest stars, but there’s still time for teams to regroup and regain their full strength ahead of the NBA Finals, which kicks off Thursday. Here’s where all the injuries lie for the teams still in the chase on Saturday. MIAMI HEAT …

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Draymond Green who he expects to face in NBA Finals: ‘We’re going to play against Boston’

Getty Images Draymond Green may be heading to his sixth NBA Finals, but that doesn’t mean he’s faced a diverse set of opponents there. His first four trips to the NBA’s biggest stage came against a single opponent: LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Toronto Raptors were given a …

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Warriors vs Mavericks player props, odds, 2022 NBA playoff picks for Game 4: Steph Curry under 27.5 points

USATSI The Golden State Warriors can clinch their spot in the NBA Finals with a road win over the Dallas Mavericks in Game 4 of their Western Conference Finals series Tuesday night at 9 p.m. ET. The Warriors earned a 109-100 win on Sunday thanks to a 27-point performance from …

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Kobe Bryant’s rare card drops sharply as NBA card market…

There’s always a good chance that when things go up, they’ll eventually come down at some point. For example, this rare draw of Kobe Bryant from the 90s and the NBA card market as a whole. While a few select names are trending up due to the playoffs, like those …

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Shaq curled Reggie Miller in the gym and fans loved it

One of the reasons why many people gravitate towards the NBA on TNT the crew is because of the fun they seem to have together. Between Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, Shaquille O’Neal and Reggie Miller — among others — this team seems to have a blast in front …

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Kevin Durant and LeBron James debate which 1990s centers would be modern NBA MVPs

Over the past few NBA seasons, the big men have made a resurgence. In fact, the last four MVPs were paint-focused players. Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic earned his second consecutive MVP a few weeks ago, and Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo also won it back-to-back from 2019-2020. 1 Related …

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Take a bow Desmond Bane – Congratulations on an incredible second NBA season.

The Memphis Grizzlies’ season ended Friday night with a Game 6 playoff loss to the Golden State Warriors. The Grizzlies wouldn’t have reached the second round without the TCU legend by Desmond Bane incredible regular season and first-round playoff performances. When Ja Morant symbolically gave Bane his most improved player …

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2022 NBA Playoffs Live Updates: Grizzlies Big on Warriors; Jrue Holiday seals Bucks win

May 11, 2022 at 11:10 p.m. EDT Golden State needs to ask… From what we’ve seen in these playoffs, when do the Warriors pull the plug and pull out their stars? Marcus Thompson II· Senior Columnist, Bay Area May 11, 2022 at 11:03 p.m. EDT Warriors roster change Nemanja Bjelica …

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NBA playoffs: Al Horford scores career playoff high for even Celtics-Bucks series

Jhe Boston Celtics stole Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals from the Milwaukee dollars Monday at the Fiserv Forum with a 30-point performance by a 35-year-old big man Al Horford. With Robert WilliamsIII being a late scratch for Boston, Grant Williams took his place in the starting lineup but …

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2022 NBA Playoffs Live Updates: Grizzlies, Warriors Fight In Game 3

May 7, 2022 at 10:58 p.m. EDT My best guess on Ja’s injury It looked to me like Ja Morant’s knee started to bother him after a layup attempt on the 7:32 attempt where he landed a bit awkwardly. You could see him trying to shake it off when he …

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BetMGM promo code releases NBA and MLB dual threat bonus

Note: If you purchase something through one of our affiliate links, Schneps Media may earn a commission. Photo credit: Craig Dudek Roll out the red carpet for any NBA or MLB game with the latest BetMGM promo code. This is an obvious bonus that players can take advantage of throughout …

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2 weeks to NBA draw, last year’s result frees Pistons

If you had to choose when the Pistons would win the NBA Draft lottery in any of the first three years of Troy Weaver’s restoration, 2021 was the year. And they did. By winning last year’s lottery and offloading Cade Cunningham, the Pistons have taken the most critical step in …

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KU Jayhawks Braun and Wilson discuss college and the NBA draft

Kansas’ Christian Braun and Jalen Wilson celebrate after North Carolina turned the ball over late in the second half of the National Championship game at the Superdome in New Orleans on Monday night. Kansas won 72-69. Hey Travis The Wichita Eagle May will be all about the NBA for University …

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Fardaws Aimaq commits to Texas Tech while reflecting on NBA draft

Transfer from Utah Valley Fardaws Aimaq, the 2021 WAC Player of the Year, has committed to Texas Tech. Aimaq, who also entered his name in the NBA Draft, picked the Red Raiders from the bottom five which also included Washington, Iowa, Gonzaga and Texas. “If I come back, I think …

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NBA Playoffs 2022: Live Updates; Warriors win in 5

April 28, 2022 at 01:17 EDT Nikola Jokic had hamstring strain Nikola Jokic had hamstring strain before Game 5, Nuggets coach Mike Malone said. Jokic played and appeared to be injured during the game as well. He was still 30-19-8 and nearly sent the series back to Denver. “I just …

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5 takeaways from the Celtics sweep over the Star Nets

Jayson Tatum outplayed Kevin Durant in the playoffs, and it’s impossible to ignore him, writes John Schuhmann. BROOKYLN — When asked to pick the 2022 NBA champions in October, 83% of league general managers picked the Brooklyn Nets. And now the Nets are the first team to be swept out …

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Gonzaga Bulldogs senior Andrew Nembhard to declare for 2022 NBA Draft

Gonzaga senior Andrew Nembhard will declare for the 2022 NBA draft, he told ESPN on Friday. “Now is my moment,” Nembhard said. “It’s time to let the youngsters take charge of the program. In this draft, I feel like I’m among the best. There aren’t many playmakers in this class …

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Bam Adebayo ‘disrespectfully’ snubbed for NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Former Kentucky Wildcats star Bam Adebayo has become one of the best defensemen in the league and is the anchor of a Miami Heat defense that ranks fourth in the NBA in defensive rating . However, he wasn’t even named a finalist for the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year …

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Twitter explodes after Jordan Poole’s incredible NBA playoff debut

Steph Curry’s return to the Warriors roster was the story of the day on Saturday, but Jordan Poole stole the show in Golden State’s Game 1 win over the Denver Nuggets. In his NBA playoff debut at Chase Center, Poole started in place of Curry, who was under a minutes …

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Why The Bulls’ Coby White Could Be An X Factor Vs. Dollars – NBC Chicago

Why White Could Be an X-Factor in Bulls-Bucks Series Originally Appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The odds are high against the Chicago Bulls in their first-round playoff game with the Bucks. Not only have the Bulls dropped all four regular season meetings with Milwaukee, they’ve lost 16 of the last …

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USC’s Drew Peterson and Isaiah Mobley considering NBA draft

Two of USC’s top three scorers decided to enter the NBA draft amid another offseason of upheaval for Andy Enfield and the Trojans, who have been through their share of upheaval in recent years. Drew Peterson became the latest to announce his intention to leave USC, declaring on Monday his …

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Former NBA duo set to help Zamalek under pressure for second BAL title

Former NBA players Ike Diogu and DJ Strawberry will have to use all their experience to help Basketball Africa League champions Zamalek in their title defense, which begins April 9 in Cairo. The Nile Conference, this year’s BAL second leg, kicks off at the Hassan Moustafa Sports Arena on Saturday, …

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NBA Injury Report, April 6: Updates for Zach LaVine, Jayson Tatum, Cade Cunningham, Jaylen Brown, and More

There are only six games on Wednesday’s NBA slate, but playoff seeding hangs in the balance with every game. Here’s a look at the injury report for the day’s action, along with the relevant fantasy and betting implications. NBA Injury Report: April 6 Dallas Mavericks vs. Detroit Pistons Maxi Kleber …

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NBA reacts to 2022 NCAA Championship Game

Kansas celebrates their victory over North Carolina in the NCAA Men’s Championship game. Like every year, the NBA cleared its schedule on Monday so that the basketball world’s collective attention can be fully focused on the NCAA Men’s National Championship game between Kansas and North Carolina, in which the Jayhawks …

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Lakers vs Nuggets prediction, odds, line: 2022 NBA picks, April 3 best bets from proven computer model

It’s a game with major playoff implications when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Denver Nuggets on Sunday in an NBA Western Conference game at Crypto.com Arena. The Lakers (31-46) are desperate to enter the play-in tournament for a playoff spot, while the Nuggets (46-32) are just as eager to …

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Atlanta Hawks, NBA Honor Pioneer Firefighters With New Mural – WABE

Theodore Ector, one of Atlanta’s “Original 16” black firefighters of the early 1960s, says the memory of his first call is still vivid in his mind. “I was on the floor crawling and trying to get away from the smoke and the heat. And I was like, ‘what the hell …

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Warriors vs Suns prediction, odds, line, spread: 2022 NBA picks, March 30 best bets from a proven model

The Phoenix Suns (61-14) go on the road to face the Golden State Warriors (48-28) in a Western Conference battle on Wednesday night. Phoenix is ​​one of the hottest teams in the league, winning eight straight games, including a 114-104 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday. On the other …

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NBA stars react to Will Smith slapping Chris Rock

The 94th Academy Awards was meant to be an evening of celebration of film, music and what we all cherish, going to the movies. Instead, the Oscar world and the world at large were shocked when actor Will Smith took to the stage and punched Chris Rock. Smith then sat …

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Karl-Anthony Towns makes NBA history that only Kevin Garnett ever made in Minnesota

The Minnesota Timberwolves lack the deepest stables of Hall of Fame talent in franchise history. But one key guy they have is Kevin Garnett. Some younger fans may not remember it, but before winning a title with the Boston Celtics, Garnett was one of the NBA‘s most dominant players for …

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Bronny James scouting report: NBA draft eligibility, strengths and weaknesses of LeBron’s son

LeBron James made headlines all over the 2022 NBA All-Star Weekend in Cleveland with his quote about wanting to end his career playing alongside his son. “My last year will be played with my son” James told Jason Lloyd of The Athletic. “Wherever Bronny is, that’s where I will be. …

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Preview: Thunder at Magic | NBA.com

TV: Bally Sports Oklahoma | Radio: WWLS 98.1 FM OKC By Paris Lawson | Broadcast and Digital Journalist | okcthunder.com The Thunder’s three-game road trip ends in Orlando to face the Magic for the first time this season. The game marks the first night of a back-to-back homecoming for OKC …

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Brooklyn Nets hope Ben Simmons can return for ‘a few’ regular season games

6:11 p.m. ET Ramona Shelburne Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior Writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News Adrian Wojnarowski Close NBA Senior Insider Host of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017 Brooklyn Nets star Ben Simmons has been sidelined with lower spine L-4 disc …

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