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Dennis Schröder Says He’ll Give Away All His Kyrie Shoes After Their On-Court Scrap: ‘I Can’t Wear Them No More’

The Los Angeles Lakers are getting ready to try and make a massive run through the play-in and playoffs to defend their 2020 championship, starting with a showdown with the Warriors on Wednesday night for the 7-seed and a series with the Suns. L.A. is finally getting healthy at the right time, with LeBron James […]

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Here Is How The NBA’s First Play-In Tournament Will Work

The NBA’s inaugural play-in tournament will start on Tuesday night as the Eastern Conference takes center stage as the Celtics, Wizards, Pacers, and Hornets will do battle for the final two playoff spots. The West will follow on Wednesday with the Lakers, Warriors, Grizzlies, and Spurs in action, and by the end of the week, […]

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The NBA Playoff And Play-In Matchups Are Set After A Wild Final Day Of The Regular Season

The 2020-2021 NBA regular season has officially come to a close and it did so in rather spectacular fashion, with a wild final day that saw teams battling for play-in positioning, playoff seeding, and some outright tanking into different matchups. The day started out with some phenomenal games including three furious comebacks: one actually completed […]

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The Nets Clinched The 2-Seed In The East As Kyrie Irving Finished The 13th 50/40/90 Season In NBA History

The Brooklyn Nets locked up the 2-seed in the East on Sunday, dominating the Cavaliers in a 123-109 that secured that second spot and a matchup with the winner of the first play-in game between Washington and Boston. That also locks the Milwaukee Bucks into the 3-seed and a highly anticipated rematch in a playoff […]

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Stephen Curry Went Crazy For 46 Points To Beat The Grizzlies And Earn The 8-Seed

The Golden State Warriors led the Memphis Grizzlies by 17 going into the fourth quarter and it looked for all the world like they were about to cruise to a win and lock up the all-important 8-seed in the West going into the play-in tournament. However, a 26-7 run from Memphis to open the quarter […]

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Jalen Rose And Chris Webber Shared A Special Moment Celebrating C-Webb’s Hall Of Fame Announcement

For years, Jalen Rose and Chris Webber’s relationship was almost non-existent. The two former best friends and teammates on Michigan’s Fab Five team had seen their friendship splinter after Webber admitted to repaying nearly $40,000 in loans from former Michigan booster Ed Martin, with Webber refusing to participate in Rose’s 2011 documentary on the team, […]

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Watch Vanessa Bryant’s Entire Speech Inducting Kobe Bryant Into The Hall Of Fame

The 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class has a case for being one of the best in the museum’s history. Legends of the game of basketball — whether they be players, coaches, or broadcasters/journalists from the NBA, WNBA, or the world of college ball — achieved immortality be getting enshrined in Springfield. The […]

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Vanessa Bryant Celebrated Kobe With A Beautiful Hall Of Fame Speech: ‘I Love You Forever And Always’

The late Kobe Bryant is officially in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. During Saturday night’s induction ceremony, Bryant became immortalized in Springfield, as his wife, Vanessa, gave the speech of the night to celebrate his life and legacy while the great Michael Jordan, who considered Kobe a younger brother, stood by her side. […]

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Tim Duncan’s Hall Of Fame Speech Included A Lovely Tribute To Gregg Popovich

The greatest power forward in history is officially in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. San Antonio Spurs great Tim Duncan was among the headliners of Saturday night’s ceremony in which inductees from the 2020 class were forever enshrined, an inevitable honor for The Big Fundamental coming to fruition following a sensational career. Duncan’s […]

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Kevin Garnett Used His Hall Of Fame Speech To Celebrate Fellow Inductees Kobe Bryant And Tim Duncan

Kevin Garnett will forever be associated with Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan. Their careers all intersected with one another, and Garnett had to go up against both on numerous occasions — with Bryant, it was in multiple Celtics-Lakers NBA Finals tilts, and with Duncan, it was for the title of the best power forward in […]

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Joel Embiid Celebrates The Sixers Getting The No. 1 Seed: ‘Trust The Process, Sam Hinkie Knew’

The Philadelphia 76ers will enter the 2021 NBA playoffs as the 1-seed in the Eastern Conference. Friday night’s 122-97 drubbing of the Orlando Magic solidified Philly’s place atop the East, and while their ultimate goal of winning a championship is by no means achieved, the Sixers’ star player celebrated the accomplishment after the game by […]

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The NBA Announced TV Info For Its Inaugural Play-In Tournament

We’re just days from the start of the NBA’s first-ever play-in tournament, as we wait to see how Steph Curry, Ja Morant, and Jayson Tatum will wow us in a do-or-die situation. And on Friday, the league released a full TV broadcast schedule for the tourney. https://twitter.com/NBAPR/status/1393356228294811651 If you’re wanting to build out your couch […]

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Chris Paul Shut Down Charles Barkley Asking About Playoff Matchups: ‘You Can’t Duck Nobody If You Wanna Win It All’

The Phoenix Suns gutted out a one-point win over the Blazers on Thursday night to stay alive in the hunt for the 1-seed in the West, a game behind Utah, and move two clear of the Clippers with two to play for the 2-seed. It was an important game for Portland as well, who could’ve […]

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Shaq Tried To Punch Out Charles Barkley’s Hamstring Cramp On ‘Inside The NBA’

The concept of Guys Being Dudes means many things, starting with the inherent truth that when a guy is in need of some assistance with a hamstring cramp on national television you help a dude out. That truth was honored in hilarious fashion on Thursday night when Charles Barkley cramped up on Inside The NBA. […]

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