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LeBron James And A Few Teammates Opt Out Of Team's Scheduled St…

LeBron James And A Few Teammates Opt Out Of Team's Scheduled Stay At Trump-Owned Hotel

deadspin.com Updated 9 hours ago
The Cleveland Cavaliers are visiting New York this week to play the Knicks on Wednesday, but LeBron James and a few other Cavaliers players will not be staying at a Trump-owned hotel in Manhattan, per reports from ESPN and the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Th…
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  • Cavs' J.R. Smith leaves game vs. Raptors with left knee injury

    Cavs' J.R. Smith leaves game vs. Raptors with left knee injury

    nba.com 8 hours ago
    TORONTO (AP) -- Cleveland guard J.R. Smith left the Cavaliers' against the Toronto Raptors on Monday night with a left knee injury.
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  • Behold Everything Beautiful And Ugly About DeMarcus Cousins

    Behold Everything Beautiful And Ugly About DeMarcus Cousins

    deadspin.com 11 hours ago
    The Knicks and the Kings played last night at Madison Square Garden, and at least for those of us who live in New York, it was a far more entertaining spectacle than the shit-ass game between the Giants and Steelers that it overlapped with for most of t…
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  • Al Horford Says He ‘Really Considered’ Going To The Rockets In …

    Al Horford Says He ‘Really Considered’ Going To The Rockets In Free Agency

    dimemag.com 11 hours ago
    Getty Image Al Horford was one of the biggest targets for numerous teams during free agency last summer. After taking several meetings, including one with his incumbent Hawks, the All-Star forward ultimately decided to join the Boston Celtics. But it ap…
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  • Matt Barnes Reportedly Choked A Woman In A New York Nightclub

    Matt Barnes Reportedly Choked A Woman In A New York Nightclub

    dimemag.com 19 hours ago
    Matt Barnes allegedly choked a woman in a New York nightclub and is wanted for questioning by police, according to a report by TMZ. The Kings lost 106-98 to the Knicks on Sunday afternoon, and it seems Barnes went to blow off steam at Avenue Nightclub. …
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  • Celtics still a mystery after first quarter of season

    Celtics still a mystery after first quarter of season

    ESPN.com Dec 4 (yesterday)
    Celtics still a mystery after first quarter of season
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  • Celtics coach Brad Stevens' advice: Buy League Pass to watch Is…

    Celtics coach Brad Stevens' advice: Buy League Pass to watch Isaiah Thomas

    ESPN.com Dec 4 (2 days ago)
    Celtics coach Brad Stevens' advice: Buy League Pass to watch Isaiah Thomas
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  • Jakob Poeltl Threw Down The Hammer With This Poster Dunk On Tim…

    Jakob Poeltl Threw Down The Hammer With This Poster Dunk On Tim Hardaway Jr.

    dimemag.com Dec 3 (2 days ago)
    The Toronto Raptors had a breezy night on Saturday, dismantling the Atlanta Hawks by the stunning final score of 128-84 to send the visiting team to its ninth loss over a ten-game span. While the game was not competitive in any real way, there was a mom…
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  • Shootaround (Dec. 3): LeBron says 'honeymoon stage is over' for…

    Shootaround (Dec. 3): LeBron says 'honeymoon stage is over' for Cleveland Cavaliers

    nba.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)
    LeBron: 'Honeymoon stage is over' | Nets' offer sheet for Motiejunas has back-out options | Season could start earlier next year | Return date is up to Jackson
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  • With eye on future, Derrick Rose driving Knicks in the present

    With eye on future, Derrick Rose driving Knicks in the present

    ESPN.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)
    With eye on future, Derrick Rose driving Knicks in the present
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  • Quiet Al Horford has his loudest night in a Celtics uniform

    Quiet Al Horford has his loudest night in a Celtics uniform

    ESPN.com Dec 3 (3 days ago)
    Quiet Al Horford has his loudest night in a Celtics uniform
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  • Clippers bounce back with blowout beatdown of LeBron's lifeless…

    Clippers bounce back with blowout beatdown of LeBron's lifeless Cavs

    yahoo.com Dec 2 (4 days ago)
    After seeing their white-hot start to the 2016-17 NBA season stall with three straight losses, capped by a wild Tuesday night defeat that saw them blow an 18-point lead to the Brooklyn Nets, we’ve spent the last week wondering what’s wrong with the Los …
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  • Sixers' Joel Embiid, Nuggets' Jamal Murray named Rookies of the…

    Sixers' Joel Embiid, Nuggets' Jamal Murray named Rookies of the Month

    nba.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    NEW YORK -- The Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid and the Denver Nuggets' Jamal Murray today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.
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  • Metta World Peace Thinks Tracy McGrady Was Once As Good As Kobe…

    Metta World Peace Thinks Tracy McGrady Was Once As Good As Kobe And MJ

    dimemag.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Getty Image The rule of exciting young teams in the NBA is that they need one elder statesmen on the team to be a sounding board and source of history and context when the kids come asking for advice. The Sixers ignored this maxim, give or take one Elto…
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  • Kristaps Porzingis Is An Animated Crime Fighter In The Hilariou…

    Kristaps Porzingis Is An Animated Crime Fighter In The Hilarious ‘Detective Kristaps’

    dimemag.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    The New York Knicks, bless their hearts, are still trying to figure it out. At 9-9, they’ve napped their way through the first month of the season, or at least they’ve been distracted from their on-court goals by ridiculous off-court drama. Either way, …
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  • Nerlens Noel is in Delaware, nearing an NBA return, so now what…

    Nerlens Noel is in Delaware, nearing an NBA return, so now what?

    yahoo.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Nerlens Noel looks to the future. (Getty Images) Nerlens Noel is part of the basketball consciousness again, but not as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. There’s a bullet to that point, since he was assigned Wednesday to the team’s D-League affiliate …
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  • Shootaround (Dec. 1) -- Russell Westbrook's triple-double run c…

    Shootaround (Dec. 1) -- Russell Westbrook's triple-double run continues

    nba.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Never-say-die Westbrook powers win | Lue, Smith discuss Terry incident | Crowder's plea for Celtics' defense | Simmons as PG?
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  • The Kings Twitter Account Went On A Sixers Trolling Spree Over …

    The Kings Twitter Account Went On A Sixers Trolling Spree Over Their Court’s Moisture Issues

    dimemag.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Dedicated. pic.twitter.com/Zj8pa88fV5 — CSN Philly (@CSNPhilly) December 1, 2016 The game between the Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night was postponed due to an inordinate amount of moisture on the Wells Fargo Center court. The t…
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  • Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    yahoo.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…
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  • Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    Melo steals a win for the Knicks on KAT's monster night

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Dec 1 (5 days ago)
    Karl-Anthony Towns reacts to another disappointing Timberwolves loss. (Associated Press) Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns made a bold statement after his team’s 112-103 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night, claiming that he had to eleva…
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  • Video - Nets Outlast Bucks 01:33

    Nets Outlast Bucks

    Mar 20
    The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
  • Video - Not-So-Smart Ejection 01:29

    Not-So-Smart Ejection

    Mar 20
    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
  • Video - Iverson The Exec? 06:16

    Iverson The Exec?

    Mar 20
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Raptors 01:09

    Bulls Charge Past Raptors

    Mar 20
    Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.