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Chris Paul Texted Kyle Lowry During The Finals To Give Him Advice On Beating The Warriors

Approximately 10 billion things have happened in the world of basketball since this past NBA Finals, but up until their 2019-20 season comes to an end, the Toronto Raptors will serve as the reigning, defending, undisputed NBA champions. Toronto took down the Golden State Warriors in six games last summer, giving the Raptors their first […]

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Luka Doncic Had The Fastest 30-Point Triple-Double In NBA History

Luke Doncic has lit a flame to the NBA record books to start his sophomore season. The 20-year-old set another mark by recording the fastest 30-point triple-double in league history Wednesday, needing less than 26 minutes against the hapless Warriors. Doncic started the game with 22 points, 5 assists, and 5 rebounds in the first […]

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Lou Williams Didn’t Believe The Kawhi-PG News Until He Checked Woj’s Twitter Page

The Clippers finally got a chance to see what their full squad can look like together on the court on Wednesday night in a 107-104 overtime win over the Celtics, as Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, Lou Williams, and Patrick Beverley all came up with big plays down the stretch to erase a deficit and get […]

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D’Angelo Russell Has Signed A Sneaker Deal With Dwyane Wade’s ‘Way Of Wade’ Brand

D’Angelo Russell’s sneaker free agency has come to a close as the Warriors star guard will become the new on-court face of Dwyane Wade’s Way of Wade brand. Wade and Russell made the announcement on Thursday morning, with Wade explaining that he sees some of himself in Russell, which is why he felt it was […]

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The Lakers And Bulls Were Among Eight Teams To Unveil New City Jerseys

With Carmelo Anthony on an NBA team and the trade season still a month away, there isn’t a ton of non-basketball things to get excited about just yet. However, fans were treated with a handful of brand new jerseys on Wednesday. Eight teams revealed their “City” edition uniforms on Wednesday, including the Los Angeles Lakers, […]

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The NCAA Has Suspended Memphis’ James Wiseman 12 Games And Will Make Him Donate $11,500 To Charity

James Wiseman recently dropped his temporary restraining order against the NCAA that was allowing him to play for Memphis in the interim after the NCAA announced it was looking into the assistance provided to Wiseman’s family in moving to Memphis by Penny Hardaway, now the head coach of the Tigers. The NCAA determined that Hardaway, […]

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Is This Suddenly Stout Houston Rockets Defense For Real?

For the second straight season, the Rockets sputtered out of the gates to a 3-3 record that, much like last year, was the byproduct of some horrific defensive efforts. Houston allowed at least 112 points in that opening stretch, giving up 123 or more four times with the defensive low point coming in a 159-158 […]

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Carmelo Anthony Talked To Damian Lillard About Joining The Blazers For ‘A Couple Of Years’

Carmelo Anthony is now a member of the Portland Trail Blazers, finally bringing the former league scoring champ back to the NBA as the Blazers seek any kind of help for what has become a dire situation on the wing. How much Melo is able to contribute and play is yet to be seen, and […]

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NBA Rookie Watch: Jaxson Hayes Is Putting In Work

Expectations were sky-high for the New Orleans Pelicans this season but, with the injury to Zion Williamson and a relatively dismal start, the bandwagon emptied in a hurry. The Pelicans still possess a deep, talented roster but injury-related absences have taken away a lot of luster and, in general, injuries are an unfortunate component to […]

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D’Angelo Russell Will Miss At Least Two Weeks With A Thumb Sprain

The injury bug has bit the Golden State Warriors once again. D’Angelo Russell suffered an apparent hand injury on Friday night during the team’s 105-100 home loss to the Boston Celtics, one that limited the All-Star guard to 25 minutes of action. Golden State is already pretty thin in the backcourt due to Steph Curry’s […]

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Monmouth’s George Papas Stole The Ball Down 55 Against Kansas And Dunked To Run Out The Clock

Monmouth junior guard George Papas enjoyed his best performance of the young college basketball season on Friday evening, scoring 12 points off the bench for the Hawks against the Kansas Jayhawks. However, Papas’ general performance wasn’t exactly the major story that emerged from Monmouth’s 112-57 loss at Allen Fieldhouse, with one particular play drawing national […]

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Fred VanVleet Agreed To A Deal To Become The Face Of AND1

Fred VanVleet has done an admirable job capitalizing off of his success with the Toronto Raptors during their NBA Finals win last season. The fourth-year guard leads the NBA in minutes per game (38.5) and is putting up career-highs with 17.5 points, 7.6 assists, and 1.6 steals a night while sliding into the team’s starting […]

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Malik Monk Hit The Game-Winner To Put The Hornets Over The Pistons

The Charlotte Hornets were one of the many players in the superstar musical chairs around the NBA this summer, after losing Kemba Walker in free agency to the Boston Celtics, signing Terry Rozier to fill his role, and somewhat jump-starting a new era for a franchise that has struggled to get over the hump. As […]

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The Grizzlies Honored Mike Conley With An Emotional Tribute Video In His First Game Back In Memphis

For most of his career, not to mention his entire adult life, Mike Conley called Memphis home. He, along with teammates Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph, and Tony Allen, were the soul of the Grit-n-Grind Grizzlies. At their best, they were one of the toughest teams to face in the postseason, despite never quite making their […]

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Carmelo Anthony Won’t Make His Blazers Debut Before Tuesday’s Game Against New Orleans

After a year of waiting and wondering whether he might get another opportunity in the NBA, news emerged on Thursday night that Carmelo Anthony was joining the Portland Trail Blazers. Melo had reportedly agreed to a non-guaranteed deal — worth approximately $15,000 per day — that will expire on Jan. 7, 2020, if the team […]

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