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Nancy Lieberman says there's no downside to Brittney Griner try…

Nancy Lieberman says there's no downside to Brittney Griner trying to make Dallas Mavericks

ESPN.com yahoo.com nba.com Updated Apr 3, 2013
Women's basketball pioneer Nancy Lieberman is encouraging Baylor star Brittney Griner to seize the opportunity to do the same with the Dallas Mavericks, no matter how overwhelmingly remote Griner's chances of sticking actually are.
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  • Mavs sign guard Akognon to 10-day deal

    Mavs sign guard Akognon to 10-day deal

    nba.com Apr 3, 2013
    The Dallas Mavericks signed free agent guard Josh Akognon to a 10-day contract Wednesday.
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  • Shaquille O’Neal’s retired Lakers jersey is backward, and it’s …

    Shaquille O’Neal’s retired Lakers jersey is backward, and it’s not supposed to be

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Apr 3, 2013
    I'll be honest - I watched the Shaquille O'Neal jersey retirement from halftime of Tuesday's matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks on DVR delay after missing the start of the game to finish writing about Carmelo Anthony's 50-point
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  • Kobe Bryant’s triple-double pushes Lakers past Mavericks, likel…

    Kobe Bryant’s triple-double pushes Lakers past Mavericks, likely spells doom for Dallas (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 3, 2013
    On a night where all of Lakerdom celebrated the career and past accomplishments of Shaquille O'Neal, the center's one-time running buddy and rival delivered a performance that kept alive the possibility - however slight - that this year's dysfunctiona
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  • Video - Cuban Considering Drafting Griner 05:09

    Cuban Considering Drafting Griner

    Apr 3
    Seth Greenberg and Kurt Rambis react to Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's comments that he would be willing to give Brittney Griner the opportunity to play in the NBA.
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    NBA Rewind

    Apr 3
    Rewind the top action from the past week in the NBA.

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  • Nancy Lieberman says there's no downside to Brittney Griner trying to make…

    Apr 3
    Women's basketball pioneer Nancy Lieberman is encouraging Baylor star Brittney Griner to seize the opportunity to do the same with the Dallas Mavericks, no matter how overwhelmingly remote Griner's chances of sticking actually are.
  • Groups representing Sacramento, Seattle vie for NBA's Kings

    Apr 3
    Groups from Seattle and Sacramento went before the NBA to make their pitches for ownership of the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday.
  • Lee Jenkins: Lakers' strange season takes awkward turn on Shaq's night

    Apr 3
    LOS ANGELES -- The Lakers dark comedy of a season, forever alternating between sadness and silliness, dysfunction and disbelief, took an awkward turn Tuesday night. After the death of their owner, the firing of their coach and multiple injuries to all o…