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NBA washout Jonathan Bender turns inventor with a successful kn…

NBA washout Jonathan Bender turns inventor with a successful knee strengthening device

yahoo.com Updated Jul 9, 2013
Jonathan Bender has always been a unique case. He sprang out of near-anonymity to break Michael Jordan’s single-game points record the 1999 McDonald’s All-Star Game, and was the subject of much scrutiny when the championship-contending Indiana Pacers tr…
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  • Former Colts center Jeff Saturday joining ESPN for pro football…

    Former Colts center Jeff Saturday joining ESPN for pro football analysis

    indystar.com Jul 9, 2013
    Life after football for Jeff Saturday means more football.
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  • On Colts' center spot: Satele vs. Holmes

    On Colts' center spot: Satele vs. Holmes

    ESPN.com Jul 9, 2013
    For as many good moves as Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson made in his first season in the post, the NFL executive of the year also had some bobbles. It’s fair to say Year 1 of center Samson Satele was one of them. Satele got a three-year…
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  • RTC: Jaguars liked Evans in third round

    RTC: Jaguars liked Evans in third round

    ESPN.com Jul 9, 2013
    Reading the coverage ... Houston Texans A training camp preview for the Texans from Ryan Wilson of CBS Sports. (Hat tip to Battle Red Blog.) Indianapolis Colts The candidates at guard for the Indy Star’s ultimate Colts team contest from Mike Chappell. J…
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  • All-time Indianapolis Colts guards: Ryan Lilja and Jake Scott

    All-time Indianapolis Colts guards: Ryan Lilja and Jake Scott

    indystar.com Jul 9, 2013
    Ryan Lilja entered the NFL as an afterthought; the Kansas City Chiefs signed him in 2004 as an undrafted rookie out of Kansas State.
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  • Video - Olynyk, Celtics Hang On 00:46

    Olynyk, Celtics Hang On

    Jul 9
    Kelly Olynyk scored 21 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in the Celtics' 76-74 win in the summer league.

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  • Lakers top luxury tax list at nearly $30 million

    Jul 10
    Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
  • Los Angeles Lakers hit with luxury tax of over $29 million

    Jul 10
    Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
  • Tyler Hansbrough close to deal with Toronto Raptors - sources

    Jul 9
    The Toronto Raptors are close to finalizing a multi-year deal with free-agent forward Tyler Hansbrough, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
  • Tyler Hansbrough has deal with Toronto Raptors - source

    Jul 9
    The Toronto Raptors are close to finalizing a multi-year deal with free-agent forward Tyler Hansbrough, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.