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Bucks GM Jon Horst Says The Team Will Unsurprisingly Offer Giannis Antetokounmpo A Supermax Extension

The Milwaukee Bucks are less than a year away from one of the biggest crossroads in franchise history. On July 1, 2020, the team has the opportunity to put a monstrous contract extension in front of Giannis Antetokounmpo, one that has the potential to be the most lucrative in the history of the NBA. Of […]

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Michael Jordan Is Selling A Portion Of The Hornets, But Will Remain The Team’s Majority Owner

Michael Jordan, former NBA champion, and current majority owner of the Charlotte Hornets is selling a pretty significant chunk of his ownership of the team. According to a report by Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer, Jordan will bring two investors into the ownership fold of the Hornets but does not plan on giving up […]

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James Harden Expects ‘Ups And Downs,’ But Is Optimistic About Teaming Up With Russell Westbrook

The Houston Rockets hit reset on half of their backcourt over the summer when they sent Chris Paul and a few draft picks to Oklahoma City in exchange for Russell Westbrook. The move means that the Rocket backcourt is now a pair of league MVPs in Westbrook and James Harden, but it has also led […]

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Zion Williamson Broke A Golf Club During A Pelicans Team Golfing Outing

Zion Williamson is extremely strong. It’s one of the most fascinating aspects of his game — despite the fact that he’s awfully nimble for a human who stands 6’7 and weighs 285 pounds, Williamson’s ability to overpower opposing players made him nearly unguardable in college, and while the NBA has much stronger athletes, it stands […]

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Andrew Bogut And Luc Longley Were Furious After Australia’s Heartbreaking World Cup Loss To Spain

The big story at the FIBA World Cup of Basketball in Beijing this week has been the United States’ stunning back-to-back losses, marking the first time Team USA won’t take home gold in nearly 15 years and raising all sorts of questions for USA Basketball as they try to bounce back in time for the […]

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Shaun Livingston Announced His Retirement After A 15-Year Career

The impossibly cool Shaun Livingston announced his retirement from the NBA on Friday morning. Livingston, who spent 15 years in the league, posted on Instagram and revealed his decision to hang them up. View this post on Instagram After 15 years in the NBA, I’m excited, sad, fortunate and grateful all in one breath. Hard […]

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Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta Knows Houston’s Title Window Is Shrinking

The Houston Rockets were aggressive this offseason in seeking a trade to upgrade their roster. Early on they were rumored to be targeting Jimmy Butler in a sign-and-trade scenario, but Butler chose a sign-and-trade opportunity with Miami instead. That left the Rockets seeking out a Plan B, and after the Clippers stunned everyone by orchestrating […]

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Hornets GM Mitch Kupchak: We Couldn’t Make The Playoffs With Kemba Walker, Why Would 2020 Be Different?

The Charlotte Hornets opted against bringing Kemba Walker back in free agency this summer. Despite the fact that both sides seemed like they wanted to make things work, Charlotte was unwilling to fork over the amount of cash that a player of Walker’s caliber demanded, and as such, he decided to join the Boston Celtics […]

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An NBA 2K League Player Has Been Dismissed For ‘Tipping’ Inside Info To Gamblers

The NBA 2K League ended its 2019 season with T-Wolves Gaming taking home the championship, but even though the year is over, there is quite the interesting offseason story that emerged on Thursday. Basil “24K Dropoff” Rose, who played power forward for HEAT Gaming last year, has been “dismissed and disqualified” from the league after […]

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Dwight Howard Got A Purple Rolls Royce After He Was Inspired By ‘My Favorite Character’ Thanos

Dwight Howard is looking to continue his NBA career by making a return to Los Angeles. It’s somewhat fitting that he returns to the place most consider to be the starting point of his downfall, and how he does with the Lakers on and off the court may very well determine whether he has a […]

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What’s Next For USA Basketball After Its Stunning World Cup Loss To France?

USA Basketball saw its stranglehold on international hoops come to an end on Wednesday morning. The Americans took on a French squad led by a collection of NBA and high-level international players, and despite a 29-point outing from Donovan Mitchell, France came out on top, 89-79. With the loss, the United States’ 58-game tournament winning […]

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